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Letter to the Editor Special: Recycling the right choice

Letter to the Editor Special: Recycling the right choice

October 6, 2011

A few weeks ago, the Pelican Press published an opinion column titled "Recycling as religion" in which the author expressed his view that recycling is a waste of valuable resources and that the county justifies its recycling program with arguments that don't "stand up to research."

Our View: County cuts are right sizing

Our View: County cuts are right sizing

October 6, 2011

The Sarasota County Commission’s freshly approved 2012 budget looks more like a bubble correction than Draconian cutbacks of critical services, at least when viewed through a 10-year lens.

Castaway

Castaway

October 5, 2011

Enjoy this week's Castaway cartoon

Our View: Fast-track zoning change

Our View: Fast-track zoning change

September 29, 2011

The new Sarasota City Commission is making real attempts to be more business- and development-friendly, to change the city's "no" perception.

My View: Public amenities are essential

My View: Public amenities are essential

September 29, 2011

The city of Sarasota could reap much needed cash by selling Payne Park and Bobby Jones Golf Course, but should it?

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

September 29, 2011

Parking meter placement defies commonsense

Castaway

Castaway

September 28, 2011

Enjoy this week's edition of Castaway

My View: Teachers unions sue for status quo

My View: Teachers unions sue for status quo

September 28, 2011

The new merit-pay law is obviously good for students and provides accountability. Sadly, and predictably, teachers unions feel threatened.

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

September 22, 2011

Cover of 9/11 issue was in bad taste; Thanks for 9/11 remembrance coverage

Our View: Survey says … not much

Our View: Survey says … not much

September 22, 2011

Sarasota County’s annual citizens survey feels more like an exercise in putting on a happy face than in determining what residents actually think.



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