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Monday, Jun 29, 2015

Opinion

Snitches don’t always get stitches

Growing up is not easy. That statement rings as true today as it did 100 years ago, or at the very least, 30 years ago. My memory has been playing a few cruel tricks on me lately, but it has more to do with placement of car keys than what I was up to...
Published: 06/20/15

Is downsizing the secret to happiness?

This past Dec. 31, “People who believe in hell tend to be less happy” occupied number 40 on The Tampa Tribune’s list—“50 Things we know now that we didn’t last year.” Perhaps the only thing more epheme...
Published: 06/19/15

Line of sight keeps changing

I’ve spent the past two weeks trying to train my brain, or is it my eyes? Maybe both, since they need to agree if this is ever going to work.
Published: 06/18/15

Letters to the editor

Ignorance of government
Published: 06/18/15

Summer classes aren’t so bad

Growing up, I always remember hearing the societal stigma surrounding summer school. I had never really had any firsthand experience with summer school, nor had I ever known anyone who had attended it. Over time I became convinced that it was simply ...
Published: 06/17/15

Letters to the editor

Voter identification
Published: 06/17/15

Letters to the editor

Statesmen needed in Legislature
Updated one month ago

A new local pastime

June is well underway and here in central Florida temperatures are climbing. Soon, we will be in the midst of the hottest days of summer. The school year has ended so children (and parents) are taking a well-deserved break from the daily grind. Summe...
Updated one month ago

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Writing for the Orlando Sentinel recently, Susan Jacobson said that in the Internet age, “…common sense is in short supply….” She spoke particularly of “etiquette” as being part of a bygone age. The modern te...
Updated one month ago

‘Freight fully’ good hobby

As the recipients of numerous sales catalogs we have never, to my knowledge purchased from, I’m always amazed by the response of Mr. Harris. For reasons unknown to me, and probably many other wives, my husband enjoys perusing tool and camping ...
Updated one month ago