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  1. Column: Florida farms bursting with innovation


    In Vance Whitaker's office in Wimauma, a philodendron vine drops out of the ceiling, seemingly from nowhere. The vine is older than he is.

  2. Editorial: Reasons to give thanks


    Thanksgiving is traditionally a day spent relishing food, family and fellowship. Americans observe the holiday in a variety of ways, nestled in front of televisions watching football or parades, salivating over scrumptious meals or perhaps carefully devising shopping strategies. For a few moments, we should each make …

  3. Embrace and enjoy red lipstick



    Color bleed be damned. There's a red lipstick for everybody nowadays.

    Rouge Ecstasy is the handiwork of Giorgio Armani. (Giorgio Armani)
  4. Editorial: Records reveal redistricting conspiracy


    Previously sealed email messages and court testimony released this week make clear why a judge required congressional districts to be redrawn for violating constitutional requirements approved by voters. The documents reveal the breadth of the conspiracy to influence the once-a-decade process and the ties to the …

    Previously sealed email messages and court testimony released this week make clear why a judge required congressional districts to be redrawn because they violated constitutional requirements approved by voters.
  5. Tampa Bay mixologists aim to shake up the city with Repeal Day weekend

    Bars & Spirits

    Throw 18,000 bartenders and cocktail enthusiasts into the heart of New Orleans, and you're looking at one heck of a party.

    Anise Global bartender Justin Gray wants Repeal Day to reach beyond the bar geeks.

    Unusual election could lead to longer term

    It has been an unusually long and complicated election cycle for state Rep. Jamie Grant. A primary election scheduled for August didn’t happen until November, and even then, the results were thrown out....



    Christmas TV: When and where to catch holiday classics 'It's a Wonderful Life,' 'Home Alone,' Peanuts special and many more

    Grab a mug of hot cocoa, wrap a scarf around your neck, and make sure to crank the air down real low in your house because it’s probably not actually cold enough outside to do any of that: Christmas TV has officially arrived! Real talk: Some of this has been going on since Halloween. (Giving you serious side eye, Hallmark Channel.) But the glut of holiday programming kicks off in the next few days, with the start of ABC Family’s 25 Days of Christmas, network specials like the Rockefeller Center tree lighting and Peanuts Christmas classic, and this year’s crown jewel, the Grumpy Cat Christmas movie. Here are the highlights:...


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    Happy almost Turkey Day! Pro-tip: Give that bird in your fridge a tap today and make sure it's not still frozen (NOT THAT THAT HAPPENED ME ME THIS MORNING, NO SIR)....