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  • Prison Health Costs

    Privatization of Florida's prison health care system was supposed to save the state money. But over the past five years, the cost has grown by nearly $100 million

  • The Longest Table Image Gallery

    WUSF invites you to enjoy images captured at the 5th annual Longest Table event. Diners enjoyed an epicurean experience at beautifully set tables  down the middle of Bayshore Drive in St.... more...

  • Evening Masterworks: Grofe

    You'll hear composer Ferde Grofe bring the Grand Canyon sunrise, bird chirps, and nature sounds to life with a full orchestra. Tonight at 7:00 PM on Classical WSMR.

  • All Night Jazz: Rockin' The Boat

    Mike Cornette will be clearing the decks and rockin' the boat on the Jazz Trip @ Ten plus more music featuring our focus artist of the week, Philly Joe Jones. The adventure begins at 9:00 PM on... more...



With the new school year around the corner, members of Hillsborough County's Back-to-School Coalition are trying to ensure students get their immunization shots, even if they're not able to afford it.

Florida Matters

Besides its beautiful beaches, the Tampa Bay area boasts a rich collection of art museums -- and it's growing. This week on Florida Matters we feature stories about museums and galleries in the region, part of WUSF’s occasional... more...

Classical WSMR

Ferde Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite
Program: Evening Masterwork
When asked about his “Grand Canyon Suite” in a radio interview some-forty years after it was composed, American Composer Ferde Grofe reminisced about the moment the idea for the piece was born. He recalled, "I first saw the dawn because we got there the night before and camped. I was spellbound in the silence, you know, because as it got lighter and brighter then you could hear the birds chirping...more...

University Beat

"Restricted" runs at the USF Contemporary Art Museum through August 8.
WUSF’s occasional “Art Populi” series is currently featuring art museums and galleries around Tampa Bay. The University of South Florida’s Contemporary Art Museum is showing off some of the hidden gems of its 5,000 piece collection this summer with an exhibition called “Restricted.” On University... more...

All Night Jazz

Mike Cornette: Philly Joe Jones
Program: All Night Jazz
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the "Other Nine to Five" Mike Cornette heads south of the border with music from Charles Mingus and his "Tijuana Moods" recorded on this day in jazz history. Plus more music featuring our focus artist of the week, drummer Philly Joe Jones.  Then later, just in time for "hump day," we'll hear another version of Duke Ellington's "Caravan" on the Midnight Standard. The...more...

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