Abe AborayaHealth Reporter
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Abe Aboraya started writing for newspapers in High School. After graduating from the University of Central Florida in 2007, he spent a year traveling and working as a freelance reporter for the Seattle Times and the Seattle Weekly, and working for local news websites in the San Francisco Bay area. Most recently Abe worked as a reporter for the Orlando Business Journal. He comes from a family of health care workers.
Recent Stories from Abe Aboraya
43 Florida Hospitals Have Zero ICU Capacity, Per State Metrics, But Hospitals Say They Have Capacity
Currently, 43 hospitals in Florida have zero beds available in the intensive care unit, including five hospitals in Orange and Osceola counties.
As states ease their lockdowns, bars are emerging as fertile breeding grounds for the coronavirus. They create a risky cocktail of tight quarters, young adults unbowed by the fear of illness and, in some instances, proprietors who don’t enforce crowd limits and social distancing rules.
Your Saturday Update: Florida Breaks Another Record, Miami Locks Beaches Down For July 4, Rent, Mortgage Help
Florida recorded another record-setting day of COVID-19 cases, as Miami-Dade plans to shut down beaches for July 4th.
Orlando city crews are cleaning up after a massive Black Lives Matter mural was vandalized overnight with a racist message, less then 24 hours after the paint was put down.
All bars are being closed in Florida, after the state broke its own record for positive COVID-19 cases. Nearly 9,000 Florida residents tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday, according to state data released in the last hour.
Florida has again set a new record for positive COVID-19 cases: Nearly 5,500 positive cases Tuesday alone.
A proposal to freeze rent in Orange County for a year failed Tuesday at the Orange County Commission.