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  1. Ruth: The high price of a setup in defending Mr. Sponge


    You could make a pretty good case that there are more gags about lawyers than almost any other profession. Try this experiment. Here's the punch line; you fill in the joke: Stephen Diaco, Robert Adams and Adam Filthaut. Cue the laugh track. See how easy that was?

  2. Sunday's letters: Florida Bar takes misconduct seriously


    Plea deal for lawyers too lenient | March 26, editorial

    Bar takes misconduct seriously

  3. Column: Using common sense to protect water quality


    For many decades during the middle 20th century, virtually all state governments told their congressional delegations to let them, rather than the federal government, manage water quality within their borders.

  4. Saturday's letters: Changing tune on parental role


    Senate plan veers from House on school testing details | March 20

    A changing tune on parents' role

  5. Column: On land and water, voice of voters ignored


    If you were one of the more than 4 million Floridians who voted for Amendment 1, the Water and Land Conservation Amendment to the Florida Constitution, you probably thought the Legislature would carry out the will of the people. You probably thought legislators would hear the loud and clear message that our water and …

    SPECIAL FOR THE ST. PETERSBURG TIMES--AUTHORIZING EDITOR, JULIE HAUSEMANN--Former EnvIronmental Advisor to Governors Graham, Martinez, Chiles, and Bush, Estus Whitfield poses for a photo Thursday, April 8, 1999 in Tallahassee, Fla..(AP Photo/Don Edgar)

    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....


    PolitiFact Florida: Checking Jeb Bush's claim about Florida's achievement gap

    In his first foray into New Hampshire as a potential Republican presidential contender, former Gov. Jeb Bush talked up Florida’s record on education during his tenure....


    Vince Naimoli was chosen to acknowledge the 20-year anniversary of the franchise being awarded. [Times files (2008)]

    Naimoli to throw out first pitch at Rays opener

    The Rays are making an unexpected nod to their past in picking previous team owner Vince Naimoli to throw out the first pitch prior to the April 6 season opener....