Vaping and e-cigarettes once had a reputation as healthier alternatives to cigarettes, but the overwhelming evidence indicates that rosy sales pitch was inaccurate.
OUR POSITION: Give Charlotte County School Board and administration members credit. They kept their word on how they would spend the tax revenue.
OUR POSITION: Habitat for Humanity, volunteers and local builders are once again exhibiting the unique dedication to helping others our community is known for.
Here’s a question for opponents of the Hillsborough County’s All For Transportation initiative. If their push to overturn the sales tax is successful, what is their plan to alleviate the county’s choking traffic?
It has been 18 years since the terrorist attacks of 9/11. Nearly two decades since hijacked airliners were flown into the Twin Towers in New York, the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., and crashed in a field in Shanksville, Pa., thanks to the heroic efforts of passengers who had become aware of …
The death toll in the Bahamas from Hurricane Dorian passed 50 Monday and it is expected to climb much, much higher. The financial cost to the islands will be $2 billion, $4 billion, up to as much as $7 billion, depending on estimates.
There are 1,953 people registered to lobby Florida’s Legislature. That’s more than 12 for each member of the House and Senate. Typical examples: The Walt Disney companies have 37, Anheuser-Busch 13, Associated Industries 20, the Florida Chamber of Commerce 25. They amplify their influence by…