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“Death Panels” – one of the most bombastic and inflammatory terms that are bandied about when one discusses healthcare reform. When a politician or legislator wields that terminology, they … more
The Clay County Library Summer Reading program, which recently concluded, featured pythons to prestidigitation, and was a highlight of the library year. However, the five branch libraries offer … more
Heads up, citizens: the federal government is about to review the endangered status of one of our state’s rarest species – the Florida panther – and now is the time for all of us to make our … more
At a time when America faces serious challenges, it is imperative that Washington put aside partisan hostility in favor of common-sense solutions that move our state and nation forward. Some … more
The Clay County School District may be one point away from being an “A” District this year, but our legislative delegation did not fare so well on recent grades they received for part of their … more
Ask the average Floridian on the street, “Who does the business of state government?” and you’ll likely hear responses such as the governor or the name of a local senator or … more
GREEN COVE SPRINGS – In Clay County, there’s a new alternative emerging to the tired old urban-rural clash. A community with a proud history of farming is turning to 21st century agriculture … more
The winds have died and the mopping up has begun. Businesses are reopening as people head back to work while dealing, at least for now, with their new realities. I know people whose homes were … more
Sometimes Florida’s cities find themselves at odds with the state Legislature over the principle of home rule. That cherished concept, supported by an overwhelming majority of Florida’s citizens, … more
I filled out the application and knew I would not hear from the program for a few months yet when the time came, I could hardly believe I actually got the envelope I’d hoped for. I was invited … more
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