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Saturday, Dec 20, 2014

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A Social Security time warp

The woman on the phone insisted she could not correct the same mistake they had made a few months earlier, and that I had to come down to the Social Security office to straighten things out.
Published: 12/08/14
Updated: 12/09/14
Noles are in until they’re out
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Noles are in until they’re out

TAMPA — Who’s next?
Published: 12/07/14
Updated: 12/08/14
McElwain needs to be a breed apart at UF
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McElwain needs to be a breed apart at UF

GAINESVILLE — We’ll have news on Claire-a-bell in a moment.
Published: 12/07/14
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Hillary Clinton’s ongoing test of the ‘rusty’ theory

Tom Jackson’s “The Right Stuff” blog updates throughout the week at TBO.com.
Published: 12/07/14
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All they’re trying to do at Sun City Center is help; why is it now so hard?

Sun City Center has long been known as a place where some of Florida’s smartest and most successful retirees land. These are people with skills and specialized knowledge, and they want to keep using all of that.
Published: 12/07/14
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Examining statute for self-defense

Ever since last year’s trial and acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin, Florida’s so-called “stand your ground” law has come under a lot of scrutiny. Even though it wasn’t in...
Published: 12/06/14
Hometown hero Cash will lead hometown team
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Hometown hero Cash will lead hometown team

Did the Rays hit a home run or swing and miss by hiring Tampa native Kevin Cash, who has never managed a game? We'll see, but for sure it's a homecoming, writes columnist Martin Fennelly.
Published: 12/06/14
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Jackson: Laboring over doing right by our kids

It’s not just because there’s a 15-year-old in the Jackson household that I am attuned to the efforts of policy-makers to create a better world for America’s children. But it doesn’t hurt.
Published: 12/07/14
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Paula Dockery: A cloud stalled over Florida’s sunshine laws

In Florida we pride ourselves on our policy of government in the sunshine. We expect all aspects of lawmaking and enforcement to be transparent so voters can see and participate in our democratic process and have access to relevant information to hol...
Published: 12/05/14
Florida betting on new coach bringing ingredients for success
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Florida betting on new coach bringing ingredients for success

Florida has its man.
Published: 12/05/14