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The entertainment industry bases success on crowds. Movie studios pay attention to box office triumphs. Performing arts venues note the shows that sell tickets. Playwrights seek out the elements that capture audiences’ attention. Take away the crowds, and you have an industry in crisis. That…

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In Lake, Sumter and Marion counties, 1,279 parcels of land are registered with the county property appraiser's offices either as a church or under a "religious exemption."

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Only 20 years ago, going on vacation required sorting through a jumble of atlases and paper maps just to get to the destination.

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The Election Day engine is firing up with less than a year to go, and campaigns are shifting into high gear.

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Delores Lancaster wiped away a tear as she looked at the full trunk of food before her. The Leesburg resident was overwhelmed with relief by the thought that she would have more than enough food for the week.

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Any aspiring athlete today can choose between two paths to potentially get a college scholarship or make millions tomorrow.

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Florida high school students will have a new class to take this fall. Each of them must complete CPR training to graduate, Gov. Ron DeSantis has ordered 18 months after the Daily Sun called on him to do so. Florida now joins all but nine states in this requirement, a move the newspaper pushed for hard in its 18-month investigation into cardiac save rates and ongoing reporting on the issue. Experts say that every second counts in a cardiac event since a patient will typically lose brain function within four minutes. For every one minute delay in starting CPR, the chance of survival decr…