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Native Vanilla

Ethically-Sourced Vanilla Now Available Online from Florida-based NATIVE VANILLA

ORLANDO, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Bakers everywhere know the importance of using quality ingredients in their products. Take vanilla beans for example -- their unique flavor can enhance the worlds of both savory and sweet foods. However, according to Native Vanilla, an Orlando-based vanilla provider, vanilla beans can be challenging to find, purchase and have delivered to your door in a timely manner
The Pap Corps

The Pap Corps Donates $3.6 Million to Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

BOCA RATON, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The Boca West Country Club ballroom was filled to capacity for The Pap Corps’ Annual Gift to Sylvester Celebration. The South Florida nonprofit once again raised an incredible $3.6 million thanks to over 400 events that its members held during the year. Dr. Stephen Nimer, Director of Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, praised the members of The Pap Corps, Champions for Cancer Research for their overwhelming and consistent dedication (continued).
Cdiff BP Clinic

C Diff Foundation Announces First Ever Appointment of Paul Feuerstadt, M.D. as Director of Medical Education

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- C Diff Foundation, a one hundred percent volunteer, world renowned 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, has appointed nationally renowned Gastroenterologist, Dr. Paul Feuerstadt as its first Director of Medical Education.
Florida Meditation

BECOMING to Host Inaugural Florida Meditation & Mindfulness Retreat for Individuals Navigating Divorce

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- BECOMING, an organization providing mindfulness and meditation tools and retreats for those navigating major life transitions, announced today the kickoff of the first full-day meditation retreat of its kind for divorcing individuals in South Florida on Saturday May 25, 2019.
Attorney Brian Sutter

Florida Attorney Brian Sutter Recognized for Supporting New Clean Drinking Water Project In Haiti

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Attorney Brian O. Sutter of All Injuries Law Firm has been recognized for his contributions to building new wells for clean drinking water in Haiti. Located in the town of Jacemel on the southern coast of Haiti, the project organized and carried out by Food For The Poor Inc., was part of the charitable organizations's wider effort.
Doctor Mary Riggin

With HB451, Florida Legislature Takes Ground-Breaking Steps Towards Solving the Opioid Crisis in State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- In an effort to combat the opioid epidemic, which just seems to be getting worse, the Florida legislature took proactive steps in fighting this deadly problem during this year's 2019 legislative session, The Florida Society for Doctors of Oriental Medicine announced today.
THE VENUE, Music, Burgers, Bar

Sarasota Nightlife: Iconic Hospitality of New Orleans Has Transformed 15 South Ristorante on St. Armands Circle Into THE VENUE, Music, Burgers,...

ST. ARMANDS CIRCLE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Prepare to take your seat at the newest hotspot for Live Entertainment and mouth-watering dishes - right here in the heart of S. Blvd. of Presidents: THE VENUE - Music, Burgers, Bar.

FLORIDA GOVERNMENT

Greenacres City Hall

City of Greenacres Florida Accepts RMA’s Vision and Strategic Plan

GREENACRES, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The City of Greenacres recently accepted a vision and strategic action plan created by the award-winning redevelopment firm, RMA. The city, located in the heart of Palm Beach County, has already begun prioritizing key elements of the plan for implementation to realize the vision and strategic goals.
Florida Gov Ron DeSantis 2019

Fla. Gov. Ron DeSantis Appoints Judge Laurel M. Lee as Florida Secretary of State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- On Monday (Jan 28), Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Judge Laurel M. Lee as Florida Secretary of State. Lee has extensive judicial and legal experience and was appointed by former Governor Rick Scott to serve as a Circuit Court Judge in Florida’s Thirteenth Judicial Circuit in Hillsborough County, where she was subsequently unchallenged in her reelection.
Cdiff BP Clinic

C Diff Foundation Announces First Ever Appointment of Paul Feuerstadt, M.D. as Director of Medical Education

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- C Diff Foundation, a one hundred percent volunteer, world renowned 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, has appointed nationally renowned Gastroenterologist, Dr. Paul Feuerstadt as its first Director of Medical Education.
Florida Meditation

BECOMING to Host Inaugural Florida Meditation & Mindfulness Retreat for Individuals Navigating Divorce

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- BECOMING, an organization providing mindfulness and meditation tools and retreats for those navigating major life transitions, announced today the kickoff of the first full-day meditation retreat of its kind for divorcing individuals in South Florida on Saturday May 25, 2019.
Attorney Brian Sutter

Florida Attorney Brian Sutter Recognized for Supporting New Clean Drinking Water Project In Haiti

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Attorney Brian O. Sutter of All Injuries Law Firm has been recognized for his contributions to building new wells for clean drinking water in Haiti. Located in the town of Jacemel on the southern coast of Haiti, the project organized and carried out by Food For The Poor Inc., was part of the charitable organizations's wider effort.
Doctor Mary Riggin

With HB451, Florida Legislature Takes Ground-Breaking Steps Towards Solving the Opioid Crisis in State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- In an effort to combat the opioid epidemic, which just seems to be getting worse, the Florida legislature took proactive steps in fighting this deadly problem during this year's 2019 legislative session, The Florida Society for Doctors of Oriental Medicine announced today.

NATIONAL NEWS

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