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Castaway

Castaway

July 24, 2013

Read this week's Castaway cartoon.

Our View: Boat-trailer trash; or is it?

Our View: Boat-trailer trash; or is it?

July 24, 2013

Knowing the history of restrictive zoning on Longboat Key, it's quite remarkable that now, in 2013, 58 years after the town's incorporation, there is not a law on Longboat Key's books banning the parking of boats in residential yards.

Drop DROP

Drop DROP

July 17, 2013

"Your plan is not fair, Mr. Bullock." — Maureen Monahan Emergency-services specialist Town of Longboat Key Let's talk about fair.

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

July 17, 2013

Dear Manatee County Commission: My family has owned our home in Bayshore Gardens since 1967. I am the third family member to reside in this fine home. I live here all year...

My view: Why should all Key residents have to pay for sand structures?

My view: Why should all Key residents have to pay for sand structures?

July 17, 2013

When the residents of the town agreed to embark on the mission to continually enhance and maintain the beach, it was on the clear understanding that the beachfront owners and the commercial interests were to shoulder 80% of the costs and the remainder of the owners would pay 20%.

Our View: Give up? They didn't at Iwo

Our View: Give up? They didn't at Iwo

July 10, 2013

What does it say about a community whose behind-the-scenes City Hall manipulators scotch an effort to bring to Sarasota's bayfront one of the greatest American icons depicting one of the greatest moments in American history? It's so deflating.

Letters 7.10.13

Letters 7.10.13

July 10, 2013

Are turtles more important?; Agreement unacceptable

OUR VIEW: The principles that guide us

OUR VIEW: The principles that guide us

July 2, 2013

We vow, as a nation, we will never forget 9/11. We vow we will never forget the Holocaust. We vow we will never forget our brothers and sisters who in all wars and conflicts gave the ultimate sacrifice for their country, for our liberty.

MY VIEW: I choose liberty; denounce surveillance

MY VIEW: I choose liberty; denounce surveillance

July 2, 2013

The NSA’s surveillance of Americans is a breach of the Constitution. How would you like the government tracking who visits your home or how you spend your money.

Our View: Two who do it right

Our View: Two who do it right

June 26, 2013

One of the rote lessons of journalism school is the definition of 'news.' In simplest terms, it is the unusual or extraordinary. 'Dog bites man' is not news. 'Man bites dog' is.



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