Life and politics from the Sunshine State's best city

Tag archive

weekend

Steve Schale: Notes on the weekend of early voting in Florida

in 2017/Top Headlines by

To: Everyone ready for this election to be over From: Steve Schale Re: The second-to-last Monday of 2016 election *8 days until the election. *12 days until FSU basketball tips off. *96 days until the Tallahassee Marathon. *1,232 days until the Florida Presidential Preference Primary. Before I begin, a quick sidebar with Florida Democrats: If you are reading this and haven’t voted, close your laptop or turn off your phone, and go vote. If you don’t know where to vote,…

Keep Reading

St. Petersburg Times looking for a ‘cheap’ name for its new online feature

in The Bay and the 'Burg by

At a meeting with the Executive Editor of the Tampa Tribune, during a discussion of traditional media integrating new technologies into their business model, I remarked, casually at the time, but now I think it oh-so-seriously, that the people who understand online news media the least are newspapers. Today’s case in point, The St. Petersburg Times is asking readers for names for a new Facebook page linked to its (how boring) “Things To Do” section and two of the three…

Keep Reading

St. Petersburg Times looking for a ‘cheap’ name for its new online feature

in The Bay and the 'Burg by

At a meeting with the Executive Editor of the Tampa Tribune, during a discussion of traditional media integrating new technologies into their business model, I remarked, casually at the time, but now I think it oh-so-seriously, that the people who understand online news media the least are newspapers. Today’s case in point, The St. Petersburg Times is asking readers for names for a new Facebook page linked to its (how boring) “Things To Do” section and two of the three…

Keep Reading

Go to Top