May 24, 2015

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Icon: Don Zimmer

Former baseball player, coach and manager; senior adviser, Tampa Bay Rays; Born 1931; Lives in Seminole, Fla. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2010

Icon: Kenneth H. 'Buddy' MacKay

Governor, 1998-99; lieutenant gov., 1992-98; U.S. congressman, 1983-89; state senator, 1974-80; Born 1933, Lives in Marion County Read more »
Published on 3/1/2010

Icon: Dick Vitale

Basketball coach, broadcaster, born 1939, Lakewood Ranch Read more »
Published on 2/1/2010

Icon: Michael Gannon

UF distinguished professor emeritus of history; author, former priest; Gainesville; Born 1928 Read more »
Published on 1/1/2010

Icon: Marcella Hazan

Cooking teacher and author, born 1924, Longboat Key Read more »
Published on 12/1/2009

Icon: Tony Little

Fitness entrepreneur, born 1956, Tampa. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2009

Icon: Wade L. Hopping

Born Aug. 12, 1931; died Aug. 11, 2009 -- Former Florida Supreme Court justice, lobbyist; Tallahassee Read more »
Published on 10/1/2009

Icon: Edgar Mitchell

An Apollo 14 astronaut and sixth man on the moon. Also, watch a video where he talks about his extraterrestrial experiences and see him in action on the moon. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2009

Icon: James Rosenquist

Pop-art movement artist; age 75; Lives in Pasco County. Also, watch video interview. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2009

Icon: Bob Martinez

Florida governor, 1987-91; U.S. drug czar, 1991-93, age 74 Read more »
Published on 7/1/2009

Icon: Arnold Palmer

Professional golfer, age 79 Read more »
Published on 6/1/2009

Icon: Don Shula

Former NFL coach, age 79. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2009

Icon: Mike Peters

Creator of Mother Goose & Grimm comic strip, age 65, Orlando Read more »
Published on 3/1/2009

Icon: Margaret D. Lowman

Rainforest canopy researcher, professor of biology and environmental studies at New Collage, author, age 55 Read more »
Published on 2/1/2009

Icon: Doug Williams

Retired NFL quarterback (1978-1989), Super Bowl XXII MVP; former head coach at Grambling State University; personnel executive for Tampa Bay Buccaneers, age 53 Read more »
Published on 1/1/2009

Icon: Bob Butterworth

Florida attorney general, 1987-2002; Florida Dept. of Children and Families secretary, 2007-Aug. 2008; age 66. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2008

Icon: Fred Schultz

Banker; philanthropist; Speaker, Florida House of Representatives, 1969-70; vice chairman, Federal Reserve Board, 1978-82; died Nov. 23, 2009, age 80. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2008

Icon: Eugene Patterson

Former editor of the Atlanta-Journal Constitution and St. Petersburg Times, author, age 85. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2008

Icon: Harris Mullen

Harris Mullen founded Florida Trend in 1958 and ran it for 22 years before selling it to the St. Petersburg Times. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2008

Icon: Bill Haast

Snake handler, venom researcher. Haast died June 15, 20911 at age 100. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2008

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This Memorial Day weekend, besides honoring men and women who lost their lives in military service, what are your plans?

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