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Friday, Nov 27, 2015
Column: Please, St. Petersburg, don’t make same baseball error twice
In 1986, St. Pete decided to build a dome without a team at the far western end of the marketplace, and plenty of people sounded the alarm, writes Joe Henderson. Now the mayor says the city wants a new Rays park at the same location.
Crowds did not seem overwhelming at Tampa’s International Plaza on Friday morning.  Early numbers aren’t out yet on how many shoppers headed to stores on Thanksgiving. But it’s expected that more than three times the number of people who shopped on Thanksgiving will venture out to shop on the day after the holiday known as Black Friday. JAY CONNER/STAFF
Black Friday: Super Bowl of shopping begins nationwide
Cameron Brate isn’t the first Harvard player to make it in the NFL, but he’s the first to play for the Bucs in their 40-year history. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO
TE Cameron Brate brings Ivy League flair to Bucs
Shoe’s on other foot as Kinky Boots hits Tampa
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Shooting wildlife in Florida state parks best done with a camera

Paula Dockery The perfect example of “if it ain’t broke” is the Florida State Park System. Well, at least it was a few years ago before Gov. Rick Scott and his Department of Environmental Protection secretaries started to meddle.

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Editorial: Scott’s environmental budget
Letters to the editor: An example of right-wing propaganda
Letter of the Day: Jeb’s answers on economy and national security show he is ready to lead now