After the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in 1941, young men from all over the country rushed to enlist in the US Armed Forces. Ed Sved was one of those young men, enlisting at age 17 and hoping to become a pilot. Sved became a Navigator in the US Air Force. And six decades after the war, he shares some of his experiences with WUSF’s Susan Giles Wantuck.
Romance, intrigue, friendship, honor, and justice are the essential ingredients of Harrison's swashbuckling tale, "The Three Musketeers." Micah Ariel James adaptation of Dumas' renowned novel begins on Friday, Mar.5 and closes on Sunday, Mar. 14. All performances are at the Lois Cowles Harrison Center for the Visual and Performing Arts' Black Box Theatre.
Due to the heavy snowfall on the east coast which has ground business as usual to a halt in the D.C. area, Tampa International Airport cancelled over 70 flights yesterday and more flights are expected to be cancelled today. Republican State Senator and candidate for Governor Paula Dockery is claiming that more then 50% of her colleagues are using (and in some cases misusing) credit cards issued by the Republican Party of Florida, the Florida Republican Party is concerned about misuse of funds, and lenders will have to pay for investigations before forclosing Florida home mortgages.
The Florida Republican Party is concerned about misuse of funds, and lenders will have to pay for investigations before forclosing Florida home mortgages. IN-DEPTH: The Federal Environmental Protection Agency will monitor Florida's water.
The public is invited to the Polk County Spelling Bee at 6 p.m., Wednesday, February 24 at the McKeel Auditorium, 1810 West Parker St., Lakeland. There is no cost to attend. Middle school students will compete to become Polk County’s spelling bee champion. Thirty-nine students from 23 middle schools have qualified for the finals. Information: (863) 519-8798.
Godspell. The Acting Studio of Lutz proudly presents their production of Godspell. Performed by a cast of young actors attempting to raise money for the St Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Godspell was conceived and originally directed by John Michael Tebelak, and offers music and new lyrics by Stephen Schwartz.