It would not be fun standing in Congressman Vern Buchanan's shoes. At least not for us.
Enjoy this week's Castaway cartoon.
We have a tradition. Each year on New Year's Eve, we announce at a family gathering our word for the year â€” the one word that describes how we are going to focus our lives during the New Year.
So much for the Mayan calendar. We're all still here. And ready to move on to another year.
Florida has the only barrier coral reef system in the continental U.S. Itâ€™s like having the Grand Canyon underwater â€” a natural treasure that took millions of years to form and deserves our protection.
Children love to hear their grandparents and parents recount the details of whence their family came, the genealogy of who they are, how they came about and why they are.