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Outbound cigarette smuggling rate in Delaware estimated at 40.6%

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 1, 2020

The outflow of smuggled cigarettes in Delaware is 40.6 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.

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CITY OF MAITLAND: Getdown Downtown to be held February 9

By Press release submission | Feb 3, 2020

Liverpool Live will return to perform at Maitland's Getdown Downtown block party from 6 yo 9 p.m.

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Obituary for Marjorie Ann Warren

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Marjorie Ann Warren, age 84, of Altamonte Springs, FL died on January 31, 2020.

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Obituary for Dora M. Jones

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Dora M. Jones, 57, passed away in Orlando, Florida on February 02, 2020 at her home surrounded by her loved ones.

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Obituary for Ronald David Bledsoe Sr.

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Ronald David Bledsoe, Sr. passed away on January 31, 2020 with his family at his side.

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Cost of a childless divorce in Delaware is $16,200

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 7, 2020

The average cost of divorce in Delaware with no children involved is $16,200, the third highest amount among the 50 states, according to an analysis published by the website 24/7 Wall St.

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Delaware 4th-graders score one point below the national average on math

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 8, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 239 on a standardized math test administered last year, which is one point below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

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CITY OF MAITLAND: Golftec training center is expected to open early next month

By Press release submission | Feb 10, 2020

The new Golftec training center is expected to open early next month inside the 400 North development on Orlando Avenue in downtown Maitland.

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CITY OF MAITLAND: Boku Sushi restaurant that will open March 13

By Press release submission | Feb 10, 2020

Maitland Mayor Dale McDonald on Thursday toured the new Boku Sushi restaurant that will open March 13

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Obituary for Richard Lee Perkins

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

It is with great sadness that the family of Richard Lee Perkins, announces his passing after a brave battle with cancer, on Thursday February 6, 2020.

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Obituary for Horst W. Kaiser

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

Horst W. Kaiser, age 85, of Lake Mary, FL, passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2020 in Altamonte Springs, FL.

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Obituary for David Swope Wenger

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

In the comfort of his own home, surrounded by his loving family, Dave peacefully went to be with the Lord on February 7, 2020.

From Delaware Business Daily
Education

Delaware 4th-graders score two points below the national average on reading

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 15, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 218 on a standardized reading test administered last year, which is two points below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

Business

CITY OF MAITLAND: RDV Movers and Shakers to be held March 5

By Press release submission | Feb 17, 2020

RDV Sportsplex Athletic Club in Maitland will host a great benefit

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CITY OF MAITLAND: Hop to It at Maitland Community Park to be held April 11

By Press release submission | Feb 17, 2020

Mark your calendars for the fun-filled Hop to It family event from 9 a.m.

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Obituary for Irene May Benson

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Irene May Benson went home to join her Lord on February 16, 2020.

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Obituary for Betty U. Coladonato

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Betty U. Coladonato age 90, of Altamonte Springs, FL passed away on February 15, 2020 at Longwood Health and Rehabilitation Center, Longwood, FL.

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Obituary for James Ronald Rankin

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

James Ronald Rankin; passed away on Saturday, February 15th, 2020.

From Florida Business Daily
Public Policy

Highest income earners in Florida taxed at 2.3% rate

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Feb 21, 2020

The top 1 percent of earners in Florida are taxed at an effective rate of 2.3 percent, compared to the state’s 8.1 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

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