| Dec 10, 2013
| 11:15 AM
James Campbell's recent commentary on pre-K education aptly described the impact of quality preschool programs on academic achievement ("Early learning programs are crucial," Dec. 3).
As a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant general, I believe it is...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Gardeners it is time to start your cabbage and you can grow some whoppers. Well, the ones I have grown have only reached 5 or so pounds but we have some big ones in Florida. Now, this is going to put us seasoned gardeners to shame but a gigantic 38-...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Next time you’re shy $20, perhaps you should head south.
According to a recent survey by the website Craftsy, Virginia Beach is the fifth most generous city in the country. Virginia Beach was beat out by Manchester, N.H.; Port St. Lucie, Fla.;...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
I live in Connecticut and have a small condo in Florida. I recently had water damage in my front bedroom and foyer from a leak from the water heater in the second floor unit. The lady in the unit upstairs reported it to the management,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 1:20 PM
|| || Name || Class || Ht. || ||
|| 1 || Lucky Whitehead || JR || 5-10 || 163 || WR || Manassas, VA (Dean College) ||
|| 2 || DeAndre Richardson || RS SR || 6-2 || 180 || WR || Panama City, FL (Bay) ||
|| 2 || Brandin Bryant...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:54 AM
A letter to the editor in this morning's paper caught our attention. Written by Timothy Keating of Winter Park, it recounted his spotting a group of people holding "Impeach Obama" signs standing on the State Road 436 overpass as he was driving down I-4....
| Mar 27, 2013
| 4:37 PM
TALLAHASSEE – A new internal investigation has turned up evidence that former Gov. Charlie Crist and legislative leaders were personally involved in pushing a $20 million economic-development project that went bust. The Port St. Lucie-based Digital...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 9:25 AM
One of the many decisions greeting Pope Francis, as Salon.com pointed out, is whether to officially recognize a Patron Saint of Handgunners — as urged by a U.S. organization of activists for more than 20 years. According to legend, St. Gabriel...
| Mar 9, 2013
There was a time when I would have considered a trip to a baseball park without a visit to the hot-dog stand as something close to sacrilege.
That was before the crab-cake sandwiches entered the picture.
At Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, spring...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Pairings for tonight’s boys basketball quarterfinals in regions involving area schools (admission $7):
Class 8A, Region 1
Hagerty (22-5) at Jacksonville Sandalwood (23-4)
Jacksonville Mandarin (10-15) at DeLand (21-7)
Dr. Phillips (19-8)...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:44 PM
American Heritage and Coral Springs Charter each had three baseball players named state all-stars by the Florida Athletic Coaches Association while Jupiter, Douglas and Archbishop McCarthy each had two.
The teams were selected by representatives...