Four Corners — where Orange, Osceola, Polk and Lake counties meet - has become one of Florida’s traffic choke points — for both humans and wildlife.
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With Hillsborough County in the midst of an affordable housing crunch, developers continue building luxury homes and apartments, especially in Tampa's trendy neighborhoods and downtown. Despite a growing demand for more affordable single-family homes and rentals, private developers aren’t building them.
Last month, the first installment of our series, "Telling Tampa Bay Stories," took us to Plant City, where we heard stories about the history and development of the Hillsborough County community. This week's Florida Matters highlights some of the places and events that make Plant City special.
Program: Evening Masterwork
Though it’s no mystery that Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante for 4 Winds is charming, there is quite a bit of mystery surrounding it. The main problem is figuring out why the original manuscript of the work wound up in Berlin, despite Mozart saying he wrote the work for four of his friends in Paris two years prior. It’s possible that someone other than Mozart arranged the work as it presently stands...more...
Dr. Jonathan Ellen resigned earlier this week as CEO of Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital after an investigation by the Tampa Bay Times into the hospital's mortality rate for heart surgery patients. Now, Ellen is stepping down from other leadership roles as well.
All Night Jazz
Program: All Night Jazz
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Whitney James kicks off a week-long tribute to saxophonist Harold Land and visits the legendary nightclub, Birdland, on the Jazz Trip @ Ten. Then later, on the Midnight Standard, we’ll hear a version of “Misty.” The adventure begins tonight at nine on WUSF 89.7. more...
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