Politics

New Apopka mayor to make $150,000 a year

This is a very interesting piece of news in reference to the current elect Mayor Joe Kilsheimers’ salary. Read on. Joe Kilsheimer will get $150,000 a year as Apopka’s new mayor — with Kilsheimer himself casting the deciding vote on the controversial issue Wednesday. “I don’t agree with those numbers,” said Commissioner Bill Arrowsmith, one […]

Money

5 Money Lessons Teens Should Learn Before They Go to College

School is back in session across the country, but there is something your teens may not be learning in the classroom. Only 20 states require high school students to take economics and even fewer – 17 states – require a personal finance class, according to the Council for Economic Education. That means many teens could […]

Travel

Super Bowl LII Is Set to Be the Coldest on Record

Good thing the game will be indoors. JAMIE DUCHARME FEBRUARY 03, 2018 With brutally cold temperatures projected for Sunday, fans and players should be thankful this year’s Super Bowl will be held indoors. The most recent forecast for Minneapolis, Minn., where Super Bowl LII will be held, says Saturday snow will give way to partly cloudy […]

Sports

Before the Games, a Competition to Chase North Koreans

Early on Saturday, the North Koreans’ silence in the mixed zone was broken, finally, when Kim Hyon-son, the skaters’ coach, called out, “I’m happy we have been welcomed this way!” And then she and her skaters were gone. The entire interaction lasted less than a minute. The reporters dispersed, shaking their heads. Over 40 members […]

Uncategorized

Best January for stocks since 1997 bodes well for continued bull market

Check ou this incredible article from USA Today. A must read about the history of stocks since 1997. Despite a late-month swoon that spooked 401(k) investors, the best January for large U.S. stocks in 20 years bodes well for the rest of 2018. There’s an old saying on Wall Street, made famous by The Stock Trader’s […]

Politics

Apopka Mayor Gets Caught In “For-Profit” Scheme

  Sifting through the mayor election articles we came across this interesting article regarding the current mayor Joe Kilsheimer. A must read piece of information for those voting in the Apopka Mayor Race. Former Orlando Sentinel Columnist and current Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer sought $500,000 in state funds for his for-profit company. By Jacob Engels […]

Tech

Why you should never hide your router in a closet: 5 steps to speed up your slow Wi-Fi

Is buffering getting in the way of your binging? Kids blaming laggy Internet for losing online games? Wish your iPad could connect while curling up with an ebook in bed? Good news: You have a few options to improve the speed, range, and overall performance of your wireless network. The following tips and tricks should […]