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  • Scott dodges gay adoption question, says he’ll be ‘as accessible as possible’

     
    The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott said he doesn’t have a policy yet on gay adoption, but reiterated on Wednesday that he believes “adoption should be by a married couple.” Scott named David Wilkins this week t...
  • Amelia Island schedule of events for 2011

     
    You can find pirates roving the streets of Amelia Island, on Florida's northeastern coast, all year long. If you'd like to plan your trip around a festive event, here's a lineup for 2011: Amelia Island Book Festival: February 18-19 Offering two days of...
  • Bobby Bowden receives Bear Bryant Lifetime Achievement Award

     
    Bobby Bowden receives Bear Bryant Lifetime Achievement Award...
  • Angle Ambushed

     
    Monday afternoon's Northampton County Council reorganization meeting was attended by several members of County Executive John Stoffa's administration, reporters and camerapeople from various media and ... well, nobody else. That wasn't surprising....
  • Larry King returns -- on stage, not TV -- for cash-short FCLO Music Theatre

     
    If anyone out there is suffering withdrawal symptoms after a month without a daily fix of Larry King's voice and visage on the tube, relief is on the way -- not just for you, but for the financially beleaguered FCLO......
  • ISRAEL: Sonia Peres, wife of President Shimon Peres, dies at 87

     
    The security guard downstairs noticed she hadn't come down to pick up the newspapers Thursday morning, but didn't want to violate her privacy by going up. A grandson who stopped by to visit later learned why. Sonia Peres, 87, had......
  • Weekly books roundup

     
    Tod Caviness here, wondering how so much money went into something called a “vook” without anyone cracking up at the name during a meeting. - Winter with the Writers kicks off big this week with a master class and reading from Jim Shepard....
  • Art review: Mike Kelley at Gagosian Gallery

     
    Sigmund Freud meets Scheherazade in the Fortress of Solitude, all under the watchful eye of Col. Sanders in a finger-lickin' good body of work Mike Kelley began to make in 2007. Elements of the sculptures, videos and environments even circle......
  • > Photos: Gov. Scott, U.S. Army honor Medal recipient

     
    Florida governor Rick Scott, accompanied by  First Lady Ann Scott, attended the Medal of Honor Headstone Dedication Ceremony honoring U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Robert J. Miller, in Casselberry, Saturday. Miller, of Oviedo, was killed in action in...
  • Shaken, stirred, etc.: martini recipes through the years

     
    “It is certainly more of a broad concept than a specific recipe,” writes Jason Wilson of the martini in “Boozehound: On the Trail of the Rare, the Obscure, and the Overrated in Spirits,” “but the one constant must be gin and...
  • Resolute Republicans to go after D.C.'s gays, symbolically

     
    Ultra-conservatives in Congress have done themselves one better this week, having found an even easier target for their homophobia than gay voters: gays who don't have a voting representative in Congress. Some in the GOP want to bar gay marriage......