John and Gary Moore
John Moore was born in Duke, later renamed Irwin, North Carolina, lived there most of his life and recently relocated with is wife to Sarasota. John's son Gary moved to Florida in 2005. Now with his father here, Gary took that opportunity to talk with him about John's training and eventual service with the 91st Chemical Mortar battalion in the Army during World War II.
Living With Autism
This week on Florida Matters, we’ll talk about new legislation to try to help families with autism, treatments and how some moms are trying to help others understand the disorder. Join WUSF’s Susan Giles Wantuck and her guests this Friday at 6:00 PM.
Maura Barrios and Yadira Caro
Maura Barrios tells journalist Yadira Caro about her life growing up as a member of a working class Cuban-American family in West Tampa in the late-1960s. She remembers being fascinated by the counter-culture of the times, and the challenges she faced during college when choosing between that counter-culture experience and the more familiar cultural upbringing she knew as a child.