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"You know the news, now let's talk." That's our slogan here at Florida Voices. To help stir the pot, we publish and syndicate a hall-of-fame stable of columnists. Since I'm the editor, you'll hear from me only on occasion. Our goal is to engage Floridians in the challenges we face, hold the powerful accountable and help find common ground. Let us hear from you!
Saturday, May 04, 2013 — Rosemary Goudreau

Dear readers,

I’m sorry to tell you that we’re closing Florida Voices at the end of the week. Our last day of publication will be Friday, May 3.

Rosemary Curtiss and I had high hopes when we launched Florida Voices 18 months ago. But the business of online media is a tough slog. While we managed to secure...

Monday, October 22, 2012 — Rosemary Goudreau

Good morning, readers!

I want to tell you about a change taking place on Florida Voices today, one that should have minimal effect on your enjoyment and engagement with our site.

Today, I start a new job -- as editorial page editor of the Sun Sentinel in Ft. Lauderdale, the state’s third largest newspaper....

Monday, July 30, 2012 — Rosemary Goudreau

It is impossible to look at the pages-long list of abuse allegations from a Central Florida facility for people with brain injuries and not wonder how the Florida Institute for Neurologic Rehabilitation is allowed to remain open. 

Sexual abuse. Mental abuse. Burns. Broken bones. Bruises. Cuts and punctures. Bizarre punishment. Excessive restraints. Inadequate...