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The Essential Guide to Hurricane Preparedness

5/7/2016 - The 2016 Hurricane Season begins June 1st with predictions of 12 named storms including five hurricanes and two major hurricanes. As with every hurricane season regardless of forecast, knowing the essentials of how to prepare could truly be a life saver...
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2014 Best Florida Colleges

5/7/2014 - Florida is home to hundreds of esteemed community colleges, universities and private schools. There are many factors that play into ranking a college by state or nation. This list compiles several research- and review-based estimations including...
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Filing for Divorce without an Attorney

01/25/2013 - Filing for divorce is often portrayed as a long legal matter with lawyers for both sides fighting in the courts. However, divorces can be conducted without attorneys involved as long as both parties are able to agree to the terms of the divorce.
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Florida Unemployment Guide

12/04/2012 - The Florida government recently passed a law changing the name of the Unemployment Compensation Program to the Reemployment Assistance Program. This renaming of the benefits program is intended to emphasize the job search and reemployment services offered to Florida's unemployed.
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Top Holiday Attractions in Florida

12/03/2012 - The holiday season is upon us again, and celebrations are taking place across Florida. While known for year-round warmth, the Sunshine State has plenty of attractions to get you into the winter holiday spirit.
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Universal Orlando Versus Walt Disney World

08/07/2012 - There are rivalries in all aspects of life: sports, schools, and businesses, for example. Tourism is no exception, and with such a large tourism industry, Florida hosts the two top contenders for tourist attractions: Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando. Both theme parks are first-class establishments, but...
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The Fashion to Fasten - How Seatbelts Save Lives

07/12/2012 - It's no secret that driving a car is dangerous. At high speeds, the human body can only withstand a certain amount punishment before a severe injury occurs. Over time, several inventions have helped to drastically reduce the dangers of driving. Perhaps the most important of these is the seatbelt...
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Best Zoos in Florida

07/02/2012 - Looking for something fun to do with your children this summer? Or perhaps you are just an animal-lover yourself. If either of these ring true for you, Florida zoos are a great way to experience fun for all ages! Below is a list of five of the best zoos in the state...
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College Majors That Are Worth It!

06/27/2012 - The job market is a competitive place to be and, in the working world, a college degree certainly opens doors and opportunities that a lack of degree would prohibit. However, with an increasing number of people attending college, what then is the determining factor in regards to who gets a job...
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How to Choose Community Service for Your Scholarship

06/14/2012 - Are you a high school student looking forward to college? Need advice on how to get there with a scholarship? Many high school students aim to achieve academic scholarships to help them get through college. The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program is one way...
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Top 5 Central Florida Day Trips (That You May Not Know About)

06/14/2012 - When most people picture Florida, thoughts of Disney aren't far behind. Although the experiences there are certainly cause for celebration, Central Florida offers many other types of recreational activities. During the summer months, when many Central Florida families and tourists are looking for ways to have fun...
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When To Go Public - What Students Need To Know About Private Versus Public Colleges.

06/11/2012 - What is the difference between a public university and a private college? A private school operates independently of any federal or state funding, influence, or rules. Public institutions, including colleges and universities, are funded by federal or state money and...
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