The tensions that have been seen in the past between Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater seem to have largely dissipated.
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Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday rescinded 46 of the last-minute appointments former Gov. Rick Scott, now a member of the U.S. Senate, made in his final days in office. The selections to various boards yanked by DeSantis Friday required Senate confirmation. Among the names pulled were Andy Pollack, placed by Scott on the State Board of Education, and...
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, Mike Cornette will commemorate the anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe on the Jazz Trip @ Ten. Plus we’ll have our New Jazz Release Roundup. Then later, on the Midnight Standard, we’ll hear another version of Miles Davis’ All Blues. The adventure begins tonight at nine on WUSF 89.7. more...
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