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State Wants Bee Regulations Gone

Posted: 01/27/2012 - Florida may soon tell local governments that they can no longer place restrictions on beekeepers. Local ordinances have cropped up as the number of beekeepers has tripled, and industry experts say local ordinances are actually putting local residents at risk of dangerous bee stings.

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No Junk Food on Welfare

Updated: 01/31/2012 - Junk food may soon be off limits for folks on food stamps in Florida. That proposal is making progress in the state senate and making waves at grocery stores all over the state.

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Former Foster Youth Face Cut

Posted: 01/27/2012 - Only three percent of kids aging out of Florida’s foster care system receive a college degree. The state pays their tuition and offers a stipend for living expenses until they turn 23. Advocates say it’s helping, but the stipend is under attack as state lawmakers try to balance the budget with two billion fewer dollars.

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New Bill Could Change Greyhound Racing in FL

Updated: 01/27/2012 - Greyhounds have raced along these tracks at Jefferson County Kennel Club for over 50 years. But new bills moving through the Florida legislature may change that.

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FSU Students "Flying High" from Circus Visit

Updated: 01/27/2012 - The circus couldn't come to the classroom, so the class came to the circus. FSU Flying High students get personal time to learn from Ringling Brothers Circus.

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TCC Celebrates Manufacturing Students' Success

Posted: 01/27/2012 - TCC is now celebrating the first group of students completing the Manufacturing Fundamentals course. 7 of the 9 students who completed the course will be awarded the industry-recognized Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) national Production Technician certificate.

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Rep. Pafford Letter Regarding Florida's Voter Suppression Law

Posted: 01/27/2012 - State Rep. Mark Pafford (D-West Palm Beach) provided a letter to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee to express concerns about voter suppression and to state his advocacy for House Bill 1189, a measure for the 2012 Florida Legislative Session.

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Opportunities Await Veterans at TCC

Posted: 01/27/2012 - Florida Governor Rick Scott has urged employers to “make hiring Florida’s heroes their business.” At Tallahassee Community College (TCC), a high priority is placed on veterans – as students, prospective employees and employees.

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Organizers Saddle Up for Red Hills Horse Trials 2012

Updated: 01/27/2012 - Organizers are gearing up for the Red Hills Horse Trials again. Many of this year's riders will be hoping to gain a spot on the U.S. Olympic team this summer. Red Hills is the first step toward winning that ticket to ride in the Olympics.

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Bill Would Cap Non-Profit Salaries

Posted: 01/27/2012 - Prompted by reports of highly paid executives at some community based care organizations, a Senate committee passed a proposal to cap salaries for such executives to no higher than the state's highest paid elected official.

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Senate Panel: Allow Dog Tracks with No Dogs

Posted: 01/27/2012 - A divided Senate panel narrowly approved a bill to let greyhound tracks keep their licenses without having to offer live racing, opening the door for them to become card rooms or other types of gambling venues.

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Prison Privatization Measure Headed to Senate Floor

Posted: 01/27/2012 - A legislative proposal to privatize about 30 prisons in most of the southern part of the state is headed for the Senate floor after a vote in the Budget Committee that angered prison guards who feel they're not being heard.

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Boat Ramp Leads to Controversy

Updated: 01/27/2012 - There's a growing controversy over a boat ramp in Jackson County. County commissioners reopened it to the public, after the landowner blocked access.

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Florida League Gives Tips for Early Voting in PPP

Posted: 01/27/2012 - The League of Women Voters of Florida reminds voters that Saturday, Jan. 28, is the last day to cast a ballot at early voting sites for the Tuesday, Jan. 31 Presidential Preference Primary.

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