Do you want to help change the future of diabetes for nearly 24 million Americans? Dust off your bike and take the ride of your life. Join the American Diabetes Association’s Tour de Cure event on March 7, 2010 at Ft. Desoto Park. Whether you’re a new cyclist or an experienced cyclist, the Tour de Cure has a ride for you. Sign up today! Call 1-888-DIABETES or visit diabetes.org/tour.
Jeffrey Multer, Concertmaster of The Florida Orchestra; James Connors, Principal Cellist; and Franz Mantini, piano, will perform a program of chamber music, including Brahm's 1st Violin Sonata. Enjoy music in an intimate setting among the famed Inness Painting. Reception follows to meet the artists. Free.
An annual Florida GOP meeting will be taking place in Orlando this weekend, another wave of cold weather is headed towards Florida again, and because of the cold weather that has been gripping the south, many different species of local animals are having a harder time adapting to the weather.
Chloe J. Coney and Bernadine White King
Chloe J. Coney and her lifelong friend Bernadine White King talk about Chloe’s decision to be one of the first African-American students in the Hillsborough County Public School system. It was the early 1960s, and Coney was 13 years old.
Florida braces for more cold weather and citrus growers are nervous about what effects it might have on their crops, In the 4th quarter of 2009 Bill McCollum raised more money than his rival candidate Alex Sink in their campaign for Florida Governor, the now dis-barred former South Florida Lawyer Scott Rothstein will appear in court on January 27th on fraud, conspiracy, and racketeering charges, Senator John Thrasher possibly might replace Jim Greer as chair of the Florida Republican Party though a senate rule might prevent him from effectively raising money for the GOP, and a drug company that blocked competition for generic drugs settles with the state of Florida.