The Traveling Teacher

The Traveling Teacher

When it’s time to plan a Florida vacation, consider the plentiful fun that can be had in Sarasota, Fla. In addition to the beautiful beaches of ...

August 27th, 2015 |  


The building blocks of community

The building blocks of community

Our downtown is one of the biggest assets we have as a community, and as I see more and more local businesses open there, it becomes an even bigger as...

August 27th, 2015 updated: August 27th, 2015. |  


Updates to park system needed

To the Editor:Recently, the city commission has been looking at update a section of the city code related to park rules. This has been a sensitive iss...

August 26th, 2015 updated: August 27th, 2015. |  


Carolyn StevensContributing Columnist

Carolyn StevensContributing Columnist

A couple years ago, I began a watercolor painting on a sheet of YUPO, an acrylic “paper” that allows the watercolor to do exciting things....

August 26th, 2015 |  


Thank you for the outpouring of support

To the Editor:From the bottom of our hearts, the Thompson family would like to say thank you for all of the prayers, concerns, donations (both anonymo...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Standing up for rural postal delivery

Standing up for rural postal delivery

Post offices are crucial anywhere, but especially crucial in rural areas that depend on the postal service to stay connected through news delivery, se...

August 25th, 2015 |  


An accident waiting to happen

To the Editor:Many of us are familiar with the phrase “an accident waiting to happen.” Well, this would be my prediction that there may be...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Calling Around Bradford

Calling Around Bradford

I was driving down the street and noticed a hint of orange in some trees. Immediately, I felt betrayed. Betrayed by summer! The beautiful orange was t...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Does tower plan hold water?

Does tower plan hold water?

Very rarely does a community’s park system become a point of community-wide contention and debate. Sure, on a neighborhood level, there might be...

August 24th, 2015 updated: August 24th, 2015. |  


The Traveling Teacher

The Traveling Teacher

“I love Florida. I want to live in Florida. Can we move to Florida?” These phrases were often heard on our recent family vacation. With it...

August 21st, 2015 |