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Water park plan in wrong place

I cannot help but agree with the recent letter by Cindy Metz. Personally, I do believe that this Lost Lagoon Corporation can find 20 acres of vacant land somewhere else other than usurping our beautiful park land for commercial use.

Letters to the Editor

Decline in trust ruining country

Trustworthy is a word seldom used today or for that matter in this century. Maybe one reason is the decline, over 32 percent since 2009, in membership of our Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of America. Why? Maybe it was because they wanted gays in the scouts.

Letters to the Editor

County failing to protect public

After the terror tragedy in Orlando, we should reflect on what if it occurred here. Consider our brave, well trained county sheriffs who are dangerously understaffed and poorly protected with the latest in bullet-proof shields and other equipment.

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Former Hofstra softball star Jen Pawol ended a seven-year drought of umpires in affiliated baseball when she officiated the season-opener between the Gulf Coast League Blue Jays and the Gulf Coast League Tigers.
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