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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.

A father's list of Thanksgiving gratitude

A father's list of Thanksgiving gratitude

November 23, 2010

This Thanksgiving, I offer this list of 50 reasons why I, as a father, am thankful this year.

The Observer gives election recommendations

The Observer gives election recommendations

October 28, 2010

Here is a summary of The Observer's candidate recommendations for the Nov. 2 election.

OUR VIEW: Elections 2010: We recommend …

OUR VIEW: Elections 2010: We recommend …

October 27, 2010

It seems as though as it has been a generation since American voters have become as stoked as they are today about changing political directions.



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