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OUR VIEW: No miracle on 44th Avenue

OUR VIEW: No miracle on 44th Avenue

March 23, 2011

Poor planning and NIMBYism has created an unfortunate collision at 44th Avenue East's expansion running from east of Bradenton through Lakewood Ranch.

TALLAHASSEE: Political pension punt

March 23, 2011

If leadership is best conducted by example, a key Florida Senate committee on pensions is conducting downright pathetic leadership and having real trouble being serious about the state's long-term financial woes.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Drug-monitoring program

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Drug-monitoring program

March 9, 2011

Readers respond to Gov. Rick Scott's decision to repeal the prescription drug monitoring program.

OUR VIEW: County right, policy still wrong

OUR VIEW: County right, policy still wrong

March 2, 2011

When Ken Sanborn asked Sarasota County for another $500,000 for his startup movie studio in Lakewood Ranch, it just highlighted an ongoing policy problem.

MY VIEW: Anti-growthers reliably wrong

MY VIEW: Anti-growthers reliably wrong

March 2, 2011

Local governments have wisely been reducing or ditching new home taxes known as impact fees to spur the economy. Opponents are spitting mad.

OUR VIEW: It's a great DEAL

OUR VIEW: It's a great DEAL

January 26, 2011

Say this about Rex Jensen, chief executive officer of Schroeder-Manatee Ranch: He is a man of action and vision.

LETTER: Incorporation opposition harbors valid concerns

LETTER: Incorporation opposition harbors valid concerns

January 26, 2011

Michael Griffin's letter attacking Daniel Moriarty's earlier letter as a "personal attack" would be much more persuasive if Griffin's group favoring Lakewood Ranch incorporation had followed its own advice.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 01.20.11

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 01.20.11

January 19, 2011

Informed and respectful debate of topics as important as the incorporation of Lakewood Ranch is both inevitable and necessary.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 01.13.11

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 01.13.11

January 12, 2011

To send in your letters, please e-mail them to meng@yourobserver.com or mail them to The East County Observer, 8788 State Road 70 E., Suite 103, Bradenton, FL., 34202.

The most wonderful time of the year ...

The most wonderful time of the year ...

December 22, 2010

With a staple gun in one hand and icicle lights dangling from the other, I climb clumsily up the ladder. It wobbles with each step until I reach the roof line. I only am able to trigger two staples in before I have to climb down and reposition the ladder.



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