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Friday, May 29, 2015

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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
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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
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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
Cooper is definitely part of Bolts run for the Cup
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Cooper is definitely part of Bolts run for the Cup

TAMPA — He’s the man behind the bench, but he’s had a good playoff run, too. It’s the Eastern Conference finals, and Lightning coach Jon Cooper is part of the show that resumes tonight at Amalie Arena, a rising star as he ...
Published: 05/20/15
Davis was an unafraid, vocal, caring pioneer
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Davis was an unafraid, vocal, caring pioneer

Before anyone can hope to understand the impact Helen Gordon Davis had on Tampa and Florida, they first must understand what it was like when she came along.
Published: 05/19/15
Bolts’ Johnson sets tone, conquers New York
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Bolts’ Johnson sets tone, conquers New York

NEW YORK — It could have passed for a changing of the guard in Lightning history, from one mighty mite to another.
Published: 05/19/15
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Looking back fondly on our 12-pound life marker

Actually, he was a few ounces shy of 12 pounds, but his arrival 35 years ago tomorrow was still more than impressive.
Published: 05/18/15
COLUMN

Socom looks to enhance interactions with industry, academia

Imagine a Special Operations Forces Industry Conference in Tampa every single day of the year. Imagine U.S. Special Operations Command reaching out to inventors, industry and academia with needs, and a place to bring them all together to figure out h...
Published: 05/18/15
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No favorite no problem for deep GOP field

By now, if you haven’t had the irritation of the Republican clown car illustration pop up on your social media home page at least a couple of times, it means you have blocked all your lefty, time-warping high school pals (and your life is less...
Published: 05/18/15