The tensions that have been seen in the past between Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater seem to have largely dissipated.
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Florida may be the next battleground state over abortion rights. With six weeks until the start of the Legislative session, a new proposal has been filed that would ban abortions if a doctor detects a fetal heartbeat. It would require a doctor to tell a woman wanting an abortion if the fetus has a heartbeat and show it to her or have her listen to...
Florida’s new governor Ron DeSantis has wasted no time in putting his stamp on the state. This week on Florida Matters we take a look at some of his actions so far and talk with journalists about other political happenings like the upcoming mayoral race in Tampa.
Program: Evening Masterwork
English composer William Alwyn was a bit of a Renaissance artist: not only was he a composer, he also wrote poetry and painted at an exceptional level. He began his studies in composition at the age of 15 at the Royal Academy of Music, and then at the age of 21, he became a professor of composition there. His piece Lyra Angelica, which means “Angel’s Songs,” is a fitting title for a work composed...more...
As USF St. Petersburg works to set new sustainability standards, the campus continues to implement eco-friendly projects. In 2016, USFSP adopted a Climate Action Plan and pledged to achieve two goals: to reduce its baseline greenhouse gas emissions by 50 percent by 2035 and to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050.
All Night Jazz
Program: All Night Jazz
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Dominic Walker gets downright squirrelly on Squirrel Appreciation Day with songs about the little varmints the Jazz Trip @ Ten. Plus more from our two focus artists of the week, saxophonist Benny Golson and drummer Jimmy Cobb. Then later, on our Midnight Standard, we’ll hear another version of Hoagy Carmichael’s classic, Stardust. The adventure...more...
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