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  1. Column: Raising the alarm on children's health care


    The ghost of systems past is haunting children's health care in Florida. Between Florida's system of Medicaid Managed Care and the nature of health plans offered on the Obamacare federal marketplace, kids are once again regarded as afterthoughts in health care.

  2. Dockery: Why is it so hard for legislators to listen to voters?


    We're nearly halfway through the legislative session and the Florida House and Senate are releasing their respective budget plans. Many important budget issues are still in flux.

  3. 'Downton Abbey' will end for good after next season (w/video)

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    As rumored, hit British TV show Downton Abbey will indeed end for good after next season.

    Jim Carter portrays "Downton Abbey's'' senior butler, Mr. Carson. [PBS]
  4. Safety Harbor music festival draws national talent


    SAFETY HARBOR — If this year's singer-songwriter festival is anything like last year's, just about anything can happen: Spontaneous after-parties. Popup miniconcerts. Lasting friendships.

    Todd Ramquist and Kiaralinda created the Safety Harbor SongFest, this weekend’s celebration of Americana, country, folk, blues, pop and bluegrass. Proceeds benefit the nonprofit Safety Harbor Art and Music Center, which they founded.
  5. Dan Ruth: The Pier's time has passed: Move on


    This what happens when well-intentioned good faith collides headlong into St. Petersburg's Snell Isle/Old Northeast rump government.

    LB Brandon Magee, waived by Bucs, heads to spring training

    Linebacker Brandon Magee, who had six tackles on special teams for the Bucs last season, is headed to spring training as a Red Sox prospect today after being waived by the team on Tuesday night....


    Rick Scott raised $710k in March and spent $410k

    From our friends at News Service of Florida:...


    Chris Archer, who was to start the second game, became the obvious choice once Alex Cobb was sidelined.

    Rays make it official, it's Archer for starter

    The Rays made the obvious official today in naming Chris Archer their opening day starter to replace injured Alex Cobb....