Hillsborough County's Health Department director is going of the offensive to combat fears about Ebola.Douglas Holt said that concerns have grown sinc...
Charlie Crist's running mate for lieutenant governor, Annette Taddeo, joined the bus tour called "Put the Middle Class First" to Tampa today. She talk...
Attorney General Pam Bondi is opposing a bid by a gay South Florida woman to obtain a divorce from her former partner.Bondi's office filed papers late...
More than a half dozen authors with ties to the University of South Florida will appear alongside such literary heavyweights as R.L. Stine and Carl Hi...
Gov. Rick Scott, who got elected four years ago after spending more than $70 million of his own money, is being forced to dip into his own wallet in t...
Florida regulators are signing off on new rates for three of the state's biggest power companies that will result in some customers paying less.The Pu...

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Four explorers spent 100 days walking and kayaking the length of Florida, from the tip of the Everglades to the Okefenokee Swamp in Georgia. The mission – to publicize the need to connect the state’s remaining wild areas.

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Florida's candidates for attorney general met for their first and only debate earlier this month. Incumbent Republican Pam Bondi, Democratic challenger George Sheldon and Libertarian candidate Bill Wohlsifer met in the studios...


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Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading (courtesy USF St. Petersburg News)

The 22nd Annual Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading is this Saturday on the USF St. Petersburg campus. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 will talk with three authors with ties to the University of South Florida who will be presenting their latest...

Veteran Gordon "Skip" Beadle tests out the CAREN Simulator

It’s a million dollar-plus, state-of-the-art virtual reality simulator that’s bringing together University of South Florida engineers and health practitioners to assist those with reduced motor skills. We'll introduce you to...


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Jimmy Heath
Saxophonist Jimmy Heath wrote a memoir a few years ago titled ‘I Walked With Giants.’ Though small in stature, he’s a giant talent in the jazz world, and has been at the center of the scene for...
We heard a lot of trumpeter Roy Hargrove last weekend, as he celebrated his 45th birthday. Roy has been a prominent figure in the jazz world since his teens, when he was discovered as a high school...
After 20 years of bringing us great performances from stages around the nation, JazzSet is closing up shop after this week.

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Live Performance at the Sarasota studio: The Perlman Music Program - pianist Michael Bukhman
The Perlman Music Program/ Suncoast has alumni coming to Sarasota to perform for local schools as part of their Education Outreach Program, but they’re going to stop by our Sarasota Broadcast and...
Masters And Disasters: The Met Opera Quiz
At the Metropolitan Opera, drama is usually onstage. But for the past several months, it's been in the newspapers. Now that the embattled Metropolitan Opera has surmounted most of its labor squabbles...

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