Jacksonville mayor's office says approve pension deal or face big cuts to the libraries and other services
Reforming Hearts and Minds Wednesday, January 9
It’s time to get past the rhetoric on immigration
Bouquets to J.P. Morgan and the staff at Mellow Mushroom on Fleming Island Wednesday, February 6
Bouquets to J.P. Morgan and the staff at Mellow Mushroom on Fleming Island for making a soldier’s birthday wish for his wife a rousing success. Shawn Fulker, who's deployed in Afghanistan, went to …
Brickbat to Alan Verlander Wednesday, April 17
Brickbat to Alan Verlander, executive director of the city’s Sports & Entertainment Office, for violating procurement rules in hiring six vendors, and failing to seek sports …
Shady Pension Reform Wednesday, May 15
Is the deal struck by the Mayor's Office and Police & Fire Pension Fund good for taxpayers?
Jan. 30 Mail: Guns, School Security, Drug Testing, Fair Tax and More Wednesday, January 30
Right to Carry Saves Lives The gun control advocates are always quoting off-the-wall and unsubstantiated statistics demonizing guns in their attempt to try to convince fellow Americans that …
The Importance of Embracing Difference Wednesday, February 13
We must all appreciate the value of community-wide participation — and the costs of failing to achieve it
Bouquet to FSCJ Student Randy Durden Wednesday, April 17
Bouquet to FSCJ student Randy Durden for starting a petition drive to get the school’s Board of Trustees to forgive repayment of improperly awarded Pell grants. Durden started an …
Your Person of the Year Picks Wednesday, January 2
Choices reflect a range of interests and impacts on our lives
April 24 Mail: Hate Is Unchristian Wednesday, April 24
I just read the letter from Luke Frederick in the April 17 issue [“Opposed to ‘LGBT Lifestyle’“]. I find several things about these comments interesting. Frederick’s criticism of Folio Weekly for seemingly supporting LGBT rights seems a …
Feb. 13 Mail: Big City Pride, God's Existence, Downtown and More Wednesday, February 13
Regarding the Editor’s Note from Denise Reagan and Downtown [“Do You Identify with Downtown?” Jan. 23]: Thank you, Folio Weekly. Thank you, Denise.
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Week of June 16