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Sunday, Jan 25, 2015
I-275 express lanes coming, but with tolls — and not soon
State transportation officials believe express lanes would be the least expensive and most expedient way to alleviate I-275 congestion.
Imagine cruising at the actual speed limit on Interstate 275 during rush hour in downtown Tampa.
Sterling Ranch residents Paula Walz, right, and Randy Mitchell contend that they are forced to mow, edge and otherwise care for a parcel of land that doesn't belong to them.
 JIM REED/STAFF
Homeowner group fights resident over mowing
The Rays have been struggling with poor ticket sales and empty seats in Tropicana Field, and team officials have made no secret of their desire for a new stadium.
Stadium subsidies are a big-league gamble for state
Outfielder Steven Souza, who came from the Washington Nationals in the Wil Myers trade, is now the Rays’ top prospect, according to Baseball America. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO
Rays’ trades beef up farm system that had gone dry
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Elia’s firing reaffirms Pasco voters’ wisdom

Tom Jackson The next time you’re approached by someone pushing a petition to change the position of Pasco County schools superintendent from elected to appointed — history hints we’re just about due — you should resist the impulse to get into an argument and simply sign the name that says everything about why that’s an entirely awful idea.

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Editorial: Retain limits on judicial campaign solicitations
Editorial: Investigate FDLE affair
Editorial: Efforts to build a community in area around USF, Busch Gardens deserve support
Letters:
Letter of the Day: Parents want and need more school choice
Letters to the editor: Reinstate FDLE commissioner