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Tech Data Announces $100 Million Share Repurchase Program

CLEARWATER, Fla., June 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD) today announced that its board of directors has authorized a share repurchase program of up to $100 million of the company’s common stock. Since 2005,...
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The Green Column: Supreme Court lets lead paint liability tort suit proceed

The Green Column: Supreme Court lets lead paint liability tort suit proceed

The U.S. Supreme Court declined on May 18 to review a lower court ruling that a Milwaukee teenager can sue lead paint manufacturers based on their various contributions to the risk of lead poisoning, even without proof a particular company’s p...
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Time for businesses to prepare for hurricane threat

Time for businesses to prepare for hurricane threat

The Atlantic hurricane season starts Monday and it’s time to update your hurricane preparedness plan for your business.
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Trash talking: Land O’ Lakes family says businesses ignore recycling rules

Trash talking: Land O’ Lakes family says businesses ignore recycling rules

LAND O’ LAKES — They say good fences make good neighbors. But even 10 feet of solid steel couldn’t end the feud between two long-established businesses in Land O’ Lakes.
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Duke Energy unveils solar power project at USF St. Pete

Duke Energy unveils solar power project at USF St. Pete

ST. PETERSBURG — Even the Sunshine City gets intermittent clouds.
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New law may spur craft distilling ‘explosion’

New law may spur craft distilling ‘explosion’

TALLAHASSEE — The same measure that made Florida the last state to allow 64-ounce beer containers also included a gift to the state’s craft distillers.
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Pasco office park finds success, to expand in 2016

Pasco office park finds success, to expand in 2016

WESLEY CHAPEL — Compark 75 owner Larry Morgan rolled the dice two years ago when he built the first speculative office buildings in Pasco County since the recession. Now his $15 million gamble is paying off....
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Nudist resorts draw global tourism dollars

Nudist resorts draw global tourism dollars

LAND O’ LAKES — It was a relatively slow Tuesday morning at the opulent, clothing-optional Caliente Resort and Spa off U.S. 41.
Updated: 2 months ago
Wesley Chapel skating complex dubbed Florida Hospital Center Ice

Wesley Chapel skating complex dubbed Florida Hospital Center Ice

WESLEY CHAPEL — Florida’s newest, biggest ice complex has a name: Florida Hospital Center Ice.
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Scott, blaming Senate, warns of ‘government shutdown’

TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott is asking agencies he oversees to identify critical funding areas needed to keep the lights on as he pushes the idea of a bare-bones budget to avoid a government shutdown.
Updated: 2 months ago