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Florida lawmakers trying to piece together a roughly $100 billion state budget for the coming year spent the weekend trading offers on everything from teacher pay raises to more money to help mothers with newborn children.
Bowers tells us: "It was difficult times when I grew up. The schools were segregated. The old way of teaching was very dynamic. You learned. There were no options. You see, corporal punishment was a thing that they did then. If you didn’t learn something, you held your hands out, and they’d smack you three times."
The last year might have been a rollercoaster of emotions for many, but what about the actual rollercoasters?
Gov. Ron DeSantis signed HB1, more commonly referred to as his “anti-riot” bill, into Florida law Monday morning. The law puts new penalties in place for people planning to participate in future protests in Florida.
Orlando director-playwright Donald Rupe has started Renaissance Theatre Company. He thinks experimenting with untested titles is critical to helping Orlando’s theater scene mature.
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"Beyond Van Gogh," which opens April 15 at Ice House Studios in Miami, uses projections to recreate the masterpieces of Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh, famous for "Sunflowers," "The Starry Night," a series of self-portraits, and more.
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