Letters To The Editor
Unfortunately for many, laws or moral responsibility do not motivate them as much as a hit on their wallet. What is a human life or that of a family worth? How about a manslaughter charge or a stretch in prison — what’s that worth? In v...
Shades of hypocrisy
I am a teacher in Hernando County. A few months ago I started a project with Donors Choose to try to get Scholastic magazines for my class. Our school has a low socioeconomic population, and I knew my parents would not be able to afford purchasing th...
A ‘sad’ group
Last week the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a study of the incidence of bicycle deaths in the United States by state. I am one of many bicyclists in Florida, and I found it amazing that Florida has the highest bicycle death...
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus should be more concerned about Donald Trump’s antics harming the party than his threat to run as an independent candidate. It is time for the Republican Party to distance itself from Trump ...
Bush’s three strikes
A lesson to be learned
As a resident of New York and visitor to Florida, I have followed with interest former Hillsborough County School Superintendent MaryEllen Elia’s plan to hire armed guards for schools. While physical security in schools is important, psycholog...