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My view: ULI group needs wider representation

My view: ULI group needs wider representation

September 11, 2013

Most of the task force members have connections to the town’s ‘body politic’ of Town Hall insiders.

Our View: The economics of homeless

Our View: The economics of homeless

September 5, 2013

True story: A prominent commercial real estate broker told us this week he is representing a successful, nationally known retailer who wants to open a store in Sarasota.

Our view: LBK’s unavoidable tax hikes

Our view: LBK’s unavoidable tax hikes

September 4, 2013

As this was being composed, it preceded the Longboat Key Town Commission meetings Tuesday night.

Letters to the Editor: Town employees have high-risk jobs

Letters to the Editor: Town employees have high-risk jobs

September 4, 2013

I disagree with your statement in the Aug. 22 opinion article “DROP-dead Disappointment” in which you state that “ … a general employee works in an air-conditioned office his entire career.”

My view: Sadly, Americans are apathetic again

My view: Sadly, Americans are apathetic again

September 4, 2013

Doesn’t anyone care anymore about our soldiers still fighting against a savage and determined enemy?

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

August 28, 2013

Three wise men came to a special Town Commission meeting Aug. 14, and one of them was a woman. They came to bring wisdom to this town. Instead, they bore witness to the demise of a long-awaited opportunity to bring fairness to the taxpayers and non-unionized employees.

My View: City's challenge paved way for our bridge

My View: City's challenge paved way for our bridge

August 28, 2013

Kudos on a well-written celebration of the Ringling Bridge's 10th anniversary in last week’s edition.

Our View: Rowing with subsidies

Our View: Rowing with subsidies

August 28, 2013

Government subsidies, aka taxpayer funds, for economic development are bad business. Bad business for elected officials to practice. Typically a losing proposition for taxpayers with respect to ROI — return on investment.

Our view: DROP-dead disappointment

Our view: DROP-dead disappointment

August 21, 2013

Don’t be overwhelmed by all of the numbers. They are worth examining. They provide great context and history to the present debates regarding the Longboat Key town employees’ pension plans.

Our View: Defund Obamacare

Our View: Defund Obamacare

August 14, 2013

This is sick. No, actually it’s sickening.



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