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Saint Petersberg (Russia)

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  • For the record

    "Bliss" comic: The "Bliss" comic in the March 4 Calendar section was missing its caption. It should have said, "And over here is my Xbox nook." Eliot Ness: An article in the March 2 Section A about the controversy over naming the new Bureau of Alcohol,...
  • Paralympic superstar Tatyana McFadden takes on a new challenge at winter games in Sochi

    Paralympic superstar Tatyana McFadden takes on a new challenge at winter games in Sochi
    You start with a little girl, dropped in an orphanage and afflicted with a spinal condition that has paralyzed her below the belly button. She's cared for, yes, but none of the well-meaning adults look at this child, scooting around the facility on her...
  • Aquinas, Heritage and Grandview Prep sit atop FHSAA Sunshine Cup all-sports award standings

    With the winter sports season finished, St. Thomas Aquinas, American Heritage and Grandview Prep lead their respective classifications in the FHSAA Floyd E. Lay Sunshine Cup all-sports award standings.   Here are the top 10 teams in the overall...
  • Top softball games of the week of March 10

    Top softball games of the week of March 10
    Here is a look at the top high school softball games for schools from the Sentinel's readership area for the week of March 10. Rankings are from the Sentinel's most recent rankings.  TUESDAY No. 1 Harmony at No. 4 Kissimmee Osceola. 7 p.m.:  Osceola...
  • Newspeak spoken here

    George Orwell's nightmarish vision of the future in his novel "1984" didn't end on its last page. For it left behind a whole language with its own rules, vocabulary, purpose, and still continuing relevance: Newspeak. Nor did "1984" begin as fiction,...
  • Dazzling St. Petersburg

    Dazzling St. Petersburg
    The last time I visited St. Petersburg, in the 1990s, the Russian city was gray and depressing. But during a recent visit, I found a town that sparkles. Three hundred years ago, St. Petersburg was a dismal swampland. But that was before Tsar Peter I --...
  • Osceola junior Fox Baldwin sets national record for career wins

    Osceola junior Fox Baldwin sets national record for career wins
    Osceola junior Fox Baldwin now holds the national career record for most wins by a varsity wrestler. The three-time defending state champion defeated St. Petersburg's Bryce Frost in the first round of the Class 3A-2 region tournament at Osceola on Friday...
  • GOP emphasis on Obamacare helps David Jolly win House seat in Florida

    Republicans scored a significant victory in a special congressional election Tuesday, holding on to a seat in a swing district in Florida that Democrats had high hopes of capturing after a campaign that focused heavily on President Obama's healthcare law....
  • With Olympics underway, Russia's gay-rights record leaves some Marylanders uneasy

    With Olympics underway, Russia's gay-rights record leaves some Marylanders uneasy
    When Maryland first lady Catherine Curran O'Malley sits down to watch the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, she'll feel a little uneasy. Like many Marylanders and others around the world, the start of the games has left O'Malley wondering what more...
  • Ronald L. Bray, printing executive

    Ronald L. Bray, printing executive
    Ronald L. Bray, a retired printing company executive and former longtime Riderwood resident, died Feb. 21 of complications from Alzheimer's disease at Wright's Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Seminole, Fla. He was 81. Ronald Lee Bray was born in...
  • Bounty's sinking result of 'reckless' decision in Hurricane Sandy

    The captain went down with his ship. The body of Capt. Robin Walbridge, a stubborn and profane seaman who often said he feared no storm, was never found after the tall ship Bounty sank in the Atlantic Ocean after being pummeled by Hurricane Sandy on...