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Thursday, May 28, 2015

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Maybe buses really are the transit answer (for now, anyway)

As the debate continues over how to best meet Tampa and Hillsborough County’s transportation needs, many well-informed people say it can be done with a larger bus fleet and expanded routes.
Published: 05/23/15
Clinton’s world, where achievement doesn’t matter
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Clinton’s world, where achievement doesn’t matter

Whatever else there is to say about Hillary Rodham Clinton, it must be conceded she has mesmerized her followers. While a large and, probably, expanding field of Republican contenders wrestles for the honor of being this week’s GOP presidentia...
Published: 05/23/15
COLUMN

Take time to honor America’s ‘Greatest Generation’

Last Tuesday, an Honor Flight with 80 veterans — 57 World War II, 20 Korean War and three Vietnam War — took off from St. Pete-Clearwater Airport for Washington, D.C. on a charter flight, courtesy of Allegiant Airlines, to visit war mem...
Published: 05/23/15
Little good news for Lightning out of Game 4 loss
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Little good news for Lightning out of Game 4 loss

TAMPA — Now it’s a race to two.
Published: 05/23/15
COLUMN

Remember who’s in the back seat

You wouldn’t think ... but then maybe that’s the point; sometimes we don’t think. That’s usually when bad things happen.
Published: 05/23/15
COLUMN

State had no choice but to concede defeat on school testing

Hey, I have an idea. It’ll be so much fun.
Published: 05/22/15
Harvard man Killorn just does it right
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Harvard man Killorn just does it right

TAMPA — Three years ago this month, Alex Killorn was in the Harvard Yard with his graduating class. His family looked on. He was in the middle of the American Hockey League playoffs, too, for Jon Cooper’s Norfolk Admirals, who were on t...
Published: 05/22/15
COLUMN

Fast-track trade deal already

Although I generally favor free trade between and among nations to the alternative of trade shackled by protectionism, I am less interested in advancing that argument just now than I am in writing something shocking.
Published: 05/21/15
Lightning’s dynamic unit can’t be slowed
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Lightning’s dynamic unit can’t be slowed

They can’t stop these guys.
Published: 05/21/15
COLUMN

Big money huge factor in today’s political game

The other day, with no hockey, basketball or baseball to watch, I got active with my remote control and landed on Antenna TV, which was showing the classic sitcom “All in the Family.” This particular episode was not only funny but educa...
Published: 05/21/15