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Frank Denton

10/02/2017 - 18:39
During the Persian Gulf War in 1991, my daughters’ nursery school in Madison, Wis., banned...
 
09/22/2017 - 12:46
The downtown you’re seeing right now on the sidewalk or through your car window is not the...
 
09/08/2017 - 12:06
If Irma remains as menacing as she was when I wrote this Thursday, I’ll bet you’re...
 

Tia Mitchell

09/15/2017 - 12:01
We always knew Jacksonville was within the cone of impact for Irma, but the flooding this storm...
 
09/08/2017 - 23:02
We watched in horror and awe as Hurricane Harvey battered the Houston area. Now, not even two weeks...
 
09/01/2017 - 10:56
Frequent readers of this column know there is no one in Florida politics I find more interesting...
 

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Ron Littlepage

09/27/2016 - 20:00
The speaker’s assessment was straightforward:
 
05/20/2016 - 10:17
While the write-in candidate scam to limit voting in two contentious races on the August ballot is...
 
05/19/2016 - 11:35
Fresh from losing the sound bite game during his trip to California, Gov. Rick Scott is now aiming...
 

Fact Check

Fact Check: Is it illegal for Japanese residents to be overweight?

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Fact Check: Obama is wrong on college enrollment increasing

President Barack Obama has said that his administration is responsible for “record … college enrollment rates.”

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Fact Check: Using a charging cellphone isn't dangerous

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Sound Off: Letters from Readers

Sound Off: Did Donald Jr. do anything wrong?

Donald Trump Jr. accepted help from what was described to him as a Russian government effort to aid his father’s campaign with damaging information about Hillary Clinton, according to emails he has released publicly. Because of the nature of this action, we asked members of the Times-Union/Jacksonville.com Email Interactive Group what is their opinion of the appropriateness of this action. This is one of the questions that brought a ton of responses. We’ll run some this week and some the next. Here is the first batch of responses:

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Sound Off: Readers on Landing battle

Toney Sleiman said he will not rebuild The Jacksonville Landing unless the city, which leases him the property, helps him doit. Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry says Sleiman and his family company have mismanaged the Landing and wants Sleiman togive up their ownership. We asked members of the Times-Union/Jacksonville.com Email Interactive Group what is theirreaction to the standoff and what they think ought to be done. This question drew a rash of responses, so we will run half of them this week andcontinue with them the next. Here are the first batch of responses:

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Sound Off: Who should win Landing battle?

Toney Sleiman said he will not rebuild The Jacksonville Landing unless the city, which leases him the property, helps him doit. Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry says Sleiman and his family company have mismanaged the Landing and wants Sleiman togive up their ownership. We asked members of the Times-Union/Jacksonville.com Email Interactive Group what is theirreaction to the standoff and what they think ought to be done. This question drew a rash of responses, so we will run half of them this week andcontinue with them the next. Here are the first batch of responses:

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