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Our View: The givers .... of joy

Our View: The givers .... of joy

December 12, 2014

The sides of Main were teeming with children filled with joy and excitement as they watched and waved at 4,000 parade participants marching the length of Main Street. What a great gift for the families of Sarasota.

Our View: Long may it wave

Our View: Long may it wave

June 12, 2014

Surely, we're not alone in thinking that we, as Americans, are having our American ideals and patriotism tested to new limits lately.

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

June 12, 2014

Knee-jerk reactions; Parking signs are confusing;Consider other bus sites; Are you are being played?

Our View: 'Never again'?

Our View: 'Never again'?

June 4, 2014

This is the 70th anniversary of D-Day … June 6, 1944. We all have seen the photographs and footage from the beaches of Normandy. We have seen the rows upon rows of our nearly 9,400 military dead at the Normandy American Cemetery — most of them killed in Operation Overlord, the code name for the Allies' invasion of France. But so few of us in subsequent generations can even imagine what author Rick Atkinson vividly re-creates in his epic book, 'The Guns at Last Light.'

Our View: 'Our republic is gone'

Our View: 'Our republic is gone'

May 1, 2014

Most of the time, we try to devote this space to pertinent local and state issues. But now and again, national and international events are just too compelling to stay silent. This is one of those times.

FRIDAY FIVE: Reasons to love Siesta Key

FRIDAY FIVE: Reasons to love Siesta Key

October 11, 2013

There's a lot to love about Sarasota, but Siesta Key is truly a jewel.

Our View: If they get it, they spend it

Our View: If they get it, they spend it

September 26, 2013

On the campaign stump, Sarasota County commissioners could say they stood firm on taxes. The 2013-2014 fiscal year millage rate will not increase.

My View: Common Core should be viewed as 'the floor'

My View: Common Core should be viewed as 'the floor'

September 26, 2013

Despite what some believe, states would have the right to amend and augment their version of Common Core. Florida should not defund it.

Our View: Flood insurance: catastrophe

Our View: Flood insurance: catastrophe

September 18, 2013

Politicians do a lot of dumb things in this country.

Our view: 9/11: 2,977 + 4

Our view: 9/11: 2,977 + 4

September 11, 2013

Perhaps it’s good that Sept. 11, 2001, continues to evoke emotions of sadness, anger and a sickness in our stomachs. We are not forgetting. Those who witnessed it never will.



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