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Scott explains what happened

Scott explains what happened

July 14, 2010

Florida’s daily newspapers and Rick Scott's gubernatorial opponents have rushed to paint him as an unethical profiteer. And everything they present you is through their filter. We're reprinting Scott's own explanation of the Medicare fines that his former company paid in 2000 and 2003.

OUR VIEW: The birth of Spirit of America

OUR VIEW: The birth of Spirit of America

June 30, 2010

To know where you're going, it helps to know from where you came.

BP ads adding insult to injury

BP ads adding insult to injury

June 23, 2010

I know business is tough, and you are getting what you can get. But, the BP ads about the oil spill are just too much.

OBSERVED: In honor of Dad and his drawer

OBSERVED: In honor of Dad and his drawer

June 16, 2010

Growing up, I must have come to my dad with hundreds of broken toys, shoelaces and scraped knees. And every time, he knew just how to fix them. That's just what dads do.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Honor Sanctuary isn't only east rescue

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Honor Sanctuary isn't only east rescue

June 16, 2010

Once again we see a statement from Honor Sanctuary printed in your newspaper stating that Honor Sanctuary is the only rescue in the East County supporting the East County people.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Ranch incorporation

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Ranch incorporation

June 16, 2010

The growth projected over the next 10-20 years will occur regardless of incorporation. However, by becoming a city, residents would have a much more active voice in how that growth and development occurs.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Town Hall employees favor four-day schedule

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Town Hall employees favor four-day schedule

May 5, 2010

Reports were written in your paper regarding coverage of the four-day workweek at Lakewood Ranch Town Hall. However, there was no mention of the positive comments made by employees.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tara homeowners object to development

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tara homeowners object to development

May 5, 2010

As homeowners in Tara Golf and Country Club, my wife and I are strongly opposed to the proposed rezoning of the southwest corner of State Road 70 and Tara Boulevard from residential to commercial by Lake Lincoln LLC and also to permitting additional uses within the Twelve Oaks Plaza, including construction of a cellular communications tower. We have both signed a petition to this effect.

Sarasota 2050 plan: economic death

Sarasota 2050 plan: economic death

April 28, 2010

Let’s bring a little rational perspective to the discussion this Thursday when the Sarasota County Commission considers the fate of Schroeder-Manatee Ranch's Villages of Lakewood Ranch South project.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Readers rant, rave about spoof edition

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Readers rant, rave about spoof edition

April 7, 2010

Last week, The East County Observer followed in the tradition of our sister paper, The Longboat Observer, with our first April Fools' Day spoof edition.



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