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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Hope to Revive Florida’s West Coast Football With New Head Coach

January 27, 2012
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are Greg Schiano has the blueprint to build a championship team. Schiano, 45, who took Rutgers from a laughingstock to perennial Big East contender, was hired Thursday, according to the Tampa Bay Times. The selection of Schiano (pronounced SHE-ah-no) after a 24-day search, which included 11 known candidates, might say...

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Florida Thieves Targeting Air Conditioners For Metal – Officials Blame Poor Economy

January 27, 2012
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SPRING HILL — Hernando County authorities have arrested a third suspect in connection with a series of air-conditioning thefts that plagued the county earlier this month. The thieves disassembled the air-conditioning units to remove metal components that they later intended to sell. Shane Edward...

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Obscure Florida Law Could Require Sports Stadiums to House Homeless or Return Public Funding

January 26, 2012
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A little-known Florida law could have such a massive impact on the state’ss professional sports venues that they begin to serve as homeless shelters. According to NBC Miami, Sen. Mike Bennett has pushed state lawmakers to enforce a rule that requires publicly funded arenas...

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Florida Division of Consmer Services Provides “Savvy Consumer” Tips

January 26, 2012
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The Florida Department of Agriculture an   Each new year brings the opportunity to look forward and consider implementing resolutions to improve some aspect of our lives. This year,...

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Florida Attorney General Nabs Illegal Nursing Home for Elder Neglect, Theft

January 25, 2012
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Attorney General Pam Bondi has announced that a St. Lucie County health care provider is in custody after being charged with false imprisonment, neglect of an elderly person, grand...

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Florida Agriculture Commissioner Announces Prescribed Fire Awareness Week

January 25, 2012
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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam  has announced today the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Florida Forest Service will actively promote and encourage the use of...

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Unscrupulous Car Dealers Targeting Young Servicemen

January 24, 2012
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Unscrupulous Car Dealers Targeting Young Servicemen

Reports of unscrupulous car dealer tactics targeted at young servicemen and servicewomen have recently become a cause for concern within the U.S. military community. And while there are still...

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Prostrate Medication For Slow Growth Tumors Shows Progress

January 24, 2012
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Prostrate Medication For Slow Growth Tumors Shows Progress

Possible good news for men who take the risk of active surveillance once diagnosed with slow growing prostate cancer as a new study suggests that a drug can shrink...

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Jury Awards Record $200 Million in Florida Nursing Home Negligence Trial

January 23, 2012
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A Pinellas County has jury handed down a $200 million verdict against a company accused of not doing enough to prevent a 92-year-old woman’s fatal fall at a Pinellas...

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