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DRY LANDS, WET SAND, AND THE BIRTH OF NASCAR

Editor’s Note: This Florida Verve article was originally published on June 20, 2016. By Robert Sanchez Mention auto racing and Florida in the same breath, and many a Floridian’s thoughts will quickly focus on images of Daytona Beach, where cars…

Commentary: The Florida School Choice Challenge: Just Say When

From the Cover of Heritage Foundation’s School Choice Programs: What’s Happening in the States. By Robert Sanchez When I taught college journalism classes many years ago – at a time when the Watergate scandal was dominating the headlines — the…

Links of Note: Remembering Tom Petty and Other News

Tom Petty performing in 2010. Courtesy of Flickr/Musicisentropy. Gainesville: Where Tom Petty’s dreams began (The Gainesville Sun) During the ’60s and ’70s, Gainesville created a musical environment that was both exciting and highly productive. The musicians who were a part…