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Wesley Chapel firm promotes musicians around the world

Wesley Chapel firm promotes musicians around the world

WESLEY CHAPEL — A wall in the conference room at Symphonic Distribution is covered by photos of famous musicians and artists.
Updated: 2 months ago

Tech Data launches reseller marketing portal

CLEARWATER, June 11, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD) announced the launch of a new marketing portal offering resellers no-cost access to customizable, automated marketing campaigns available through TDAgency, Tech D...
Updated: 2 months ago
Hospitals answer study’s findings of ‘gouging’

Hospitals answer study’s findings of ‘gouging’

TAMPA — Researchers have compiled a list of the 50 hospitals in the United States with the highest markups over their actual costs, and 20 of those hospitals are in Florida — with five in the three-county Tampa Bay area....
Updated: 2 months ago
Three arrested in theft of TV from St. Pete Wal-Mart

Three arrested in theft of TV from St. Pete Wal-Mart

Three people accused of stealing a 60-inch TV from a Wal-Mart are facing grand theft charges, the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office said.
Updated: 2 months ago
Hyperbaric oxygen shows promise against fibromyalgia

Hyperbaric oxygen shows promise against fibromyalgia

Researchers in Israel and Texas say a series of treatments in a hyperbaric oxygen chamber led to improvements for a group of women suffering from fibromyalgia.
Updated: 2 months ago
Bacteria is source of cancer-fighter from marine invertebrate

Bacteria is source of cancer-fighter from marine invertebrate

For more than 45 years researchers have known that a compound extracted from a marine invertebrate has the ability to fight certain forms of cancer. What has been less certain is the exact source of that compound, making large-scale production of a a...
Updated: 2 months ago

Green Column: The ins and outs of Nasdaq Sustainability Index

The Nasdaq OMX Group and CRD Analytics have announced the results of the semiannual re-ranking of the Nasdaq OMX CRD Global Sustainability Index, reports the online newsletter Environmental Leader.
Updated: 2 months ago

FDOT, Geico set sights on distracted driving

TAMPA — In yet another effort to re-focus distracted drivers, the Florida Department of Transportation has formed a partnership with Geico Insurance to post “Safe Phone Zone” signs at rest stops and other pull-overs throughout th...
Updated: 2 months ago

Jolly wants offshore drilling ban extended through 2027

Rep. David Jolly filed legislation to extend a ban on oil drilling off Florida’s Gulf coast through 2027.
Updated: 2 months ago

U.S. consumer bureau tackling college loan debt

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced last month it was taking on consumer complaints about student loans. The agency set up a website, asking for student stories in its comment section.
Updated: 2 months ago