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MY VIEW: School board violating state law

MY VIEW: School board violating state law

May 18, 2011

In response to the April 20, 2011, editorial, "School Board on right path," I voted "no" on this issue for two reasons.

OUR VIEW: Fixing a broken system

OUR VIEW: Fixing a broken system

May 18, 2011

Florida's economic development system has long been a bust, plagued by excessive bureaucracy, ponderously slow and inefficient with multiple state departments involved.

MY VIEW: Turn off the TV. Quick!

MY VIEW: Turn off the TV. Quick!

May 18, 2011

TV and the rest of Digital Land that we use to watch videos are making us fat, lazy, dumb and horrible citizens.

Our view: Right turns in the Legislature

Our view: Right turns in the Legislature

May 11, 2011

Gov. Rick Scott, a Tallahassee outsider despised in the media and willing to take unpopular stands on principle, had a surprising amount of success during his first legislative session as governor.

OUR VIEW: Budget woes an opportunity

OUR VIEW: Budget woes an opportunity

May 4, 2011

Like every other county and municipality in Florida, Manatee County is facing yet another round of budget cuts. But times of pain and crisis are always times of opportunity - with just a little vision.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

May 4, 2011

Slow down and save wildlife

OBSERVED: To incorporate or not? That is the question

OBSERVED: To incorporate or not? That is the question

May 4, 2011

In my 11 years with the East County Observer, no single decision has carried as much weight as the one of whether Lakewood Ranch should become its own city.

In memory: Adrian Shawn Littlejohn

In memory: Adrian Shawn Littlejohn

May 4, 2011

In the last two months, we featured Adrian Shawn Littlejohn, the 1-year-old son of Lakewood Ranch coach Anthony Littlejohn who battled bravely a rare cancer, twice on our cover. Sadly, he died at 9:15 a.m., May 1, resting comfortably in his mother's arms.

Our View: Common sense code needed

Our View: Common sense code needed

April 27, 2011

If we are going to have rules, and we certainly need some, then they have to be enforced. But a generous dose of common sense should be ladled out by the rule enforcers.

GOVERNMENT GONE WILD

GOVERNMENT GONE WILD

April 27, 2011

Blaise Ingoglia is traveling the country spreading the word on just how big and bad the United States' debt is.



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