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Florida Matters: Greenlight Pinellas Transit Plan (May 6, 2014)
 

This November, voters in Pinellas County will decide whether or not to raise the county's sales tax to 8 percent to fund Greenlight Pinellas. That's the transit plan that would expand bus service and help build a light rail connecting Clearwater...

 
Florida Matters: Planning for Death (April 29, 2014)
 

It's said there are only two things guaranteed in life: death and taxes. In this episode of Florida Matters, a conversation about death and how to plan for end-of-life issues. It's something everyone faces, but experts say very few people plan...

 
Florida Matters: A Look at the BP Oil Spill 4 Years Later (April 22, 2014)
 

It's been four years since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. We take a look at the lingering effects, ongoing clean-up efforts and the future of drilling in the Gulf.

We talk to an oil industry expert and two...

 
Florida Matters: St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman (April 14, 2014)
 

For a special "newsmakers" edition of Florida Matters, we took some of your questions with us when we sat down with St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman at City Hall to talk about the mayor's first 100 days in office. We talk with the mayor about...

 
Florida Matters: Bollywood Oscars in Tampa (April 8, 2014)
 

The International Indian Film Academy's 15th annual weekend and awards takes place April 24-26 at various spots around the Tampa Bay area.

The event is held in a different country each year, and this is the first time the Bollywood Oscars...

 
Florida Matters: Florida's Population Increase (April 1, 2014)
 

Recent figures from the U.S. Census Bureau suggest Florida could soon become the third most populous state in the country. Whether that's good or bad depends on whom you ask. We discuss why people move to Florida and the consequences of an...

 
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