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Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015

Steve Otto Columns

COLUMN

Elia’s demise shows us why voting matters

The night before she was canned by four members of the Hillsborough County School Board, Superintendent MaryEllen Elia showed up for an awards ceremony at the Columbia Restaurant in Ybor City.
Published: 01/24/15
School board should let Elia do tough job
COLUMN

School board should let Elia do tough job

At 3 p.m. today, the seven members of the School Board Inquisition are scheduled to meet to decide the fate of Hillsborough County School Superintendent MaryEllen Elia....
Published: 01/19/15
Updated: 01/20/15
COLUMN

Good fortune abounds for ‘luckiest guy’

The luckiest guy who ever walked the face of the Earth showed up at the Ybor City Rotary on Wednesday.
Published: 01/15/15
COLUMN

Will we always have Paris?

“We will always have Paris,” Humphrey Bogart whispered in those closing scenes of “Casablanca.”
Published: 01/12/15
COLUMN

A wonderful roar returns to Tampa’s skies

There was a time when that ground-shaking, dish-rattling roar over South Tampa was so common nobody paid much attention.
Published: 01/10/15
COLUMN

Leadership, ethics skills worth honing

It was bad enough choking down some warmed over New Year’s black-eyed peas and rice while watching a Florida State football team getting disassembled by a West Coast team dressed in leprechaun green.
Published: 01/05/15
COLUMN

Rock of Ages a keepsake from an interesting year

Funny, the things we keep for whatever reason.
Published: 01/03/15
COLUMN

New Year’s: Another day when time stands still

New Year’s Day!
Published: 01/01/15
COLUMN

Sorting through remnants of our Christmas present

Made it.
Updated: 1 months ago
COLUMN

Vinik’s plan a sugar plum of an idea

So here we are, snug in our beds, while visions of Vinik dance in our heads.
Updated: 1 months ago