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Florida Matters: 70th Anniversary of D-Day (June 3, 2014)
 

Friday, June 6 marked the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the historic military landing at Normandy during World War II. We take a look at D-Day through the eyes of a C-47 pilot who was there. Retired First Lt. Gerald “Bud” Berry was among those who...

 
Florida Matters: Florida Architecture (May 27, 2014)
 

Florida has its share of boring, disposable architecture -- from sprawling neighborhoods of stucco houses to buildings that age quickly and are torn down just as fast. But there are plenty of gems on the Florida landscape -- and the idea of...

 
Florida Matters: The Future of Florida's Springs (May 20, 2014)
 

Most everyone agrees that Florida's springs have seen much better days. Decades of growth, agriculture and lawn fertilizer are among the factors that have turned many springs into a soupy, murky muck. But a comprehensive bill to protect and...

 
Florida Matters: 2014 Legislative Session (May 13, 2014)
 

State lawmakers ended this year's 60-day legislative session by passing a record $77.1 billion budget, along with laws that deal with everything from immigrant tuition to medical marijuana. We take a look at what passed -- and what didn't -- on...

 
Florida Matters: Greenlight Pinellas Transit Plan (May 6, 2014)
 

This November, voters in Pinellas County will decide whether or not to raise the county's sales tax to 8 percent to fund Greenlight Pinellas. That's the transit plan that would expand bus service and help build a light rail connecting Clearwater...

 
Florida Matters: Planning for Death (April 29, 2014)
 

It's said there are only two things guaranteed in life: death and taxes. In this episode of Florida Matters, a conversation about death and how to plan for end-of-life issues. It's something everyone faces, but experts say very few people plan...

 
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