2010 Fort Desoto Tour de Cure

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.

Masterworks of Sound and Sight

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.

89.7 News' Morning Edition with Carson Cooper for Friday January 8th, 2010

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.

The Joy Of Bach The 2010 Bach Festival Performances

The Joy Of Bach
the 2010 Bach Festival Performances
will be the weekend of Friday, March 12; Saturday, March 13; and Sunday, March 14

Join the 18 voice semi-professional choir as they present:

♪ Johann Sebastian Bach Cantata Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben (Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring) BWV 147

♪ George Frederick Handel Coronation Anthem The King Shall Rejoice

Chloe J. Coney and Bernadine White King 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.

More from Florida Stories

WUSF 89.7 News' Daily Newscast for Thursday, January 7, 2010

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.
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