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Florida Education Association files lawsuit over school vouchers

August 28, 2014
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This morning, the Florida Education Association filed a lawsuit against Gov. Rick Scott, the members of the Florida Cabinet, the state education commissioner, and the state departments of Education and Revenue, alleging that the tax credit voucher program is unconstitutional. Under the program, low-income families can apply for a tuition voucher of up to...
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Pizza Posse’s Mr. 3 rewrites Beyoncé lyrics to inject more pizza into “Partition”

August 28, 2014
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It should come as no surprise the local rapper has strong feelings about the perfect pie, given his song, "Pizza Got Ya Boy Faded."
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Disney axes popular Epcot entertainment acts

August 28, 2014
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Aside from the obvious attractions, why do people visit Orlando’s theme parks? I go to Magic Kingdom for nostalgia; Universal for Harry Potter; Animal Kingdom for sunstroke; and Hollywood Studios for as little as possible. Until today, I would have said I go to Epcot to drink, and enjoy live entertainment around World Showcase....
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Jimmy John’s workers in Baltimore unionize

August 28, 2014
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In These Times published a piece yesterday about the unionization efforts of employees who work for Jimmy John’s sandwich shops in Baltimore. The story says that the workers have organized the Jimmy John’s Workers Union under the banner of the IWW, and that they’ve filed unfair labor practices charges with the National Labor Relations...
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Stick it to the man with Shake Shack specials this Labor Day weekend

August 28, 2014
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Shake Shack brings back two beloved dishes for a Labor Day weekend special: the Shack corn dog and the Peach Pie Oh My frozen concrete.
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10 free things to do in the Orlando area this weekend (8/29-9/1)

August 28, 2014
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We've have 10 things to do in Orlando this weekend that won't break the bank, including a 'The Fifth Element' trivia challenge, an Irish Hooley and more.
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