Last mission to repair the Hubble telescope Hubble space telescope discoveries have enriched our understanding of the cosmos. In this special report, you will see facts about the Hubble space telescope, discoveries it has made and what the last mission's goals are.
For their own good
Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
By PIPER JONES CASTILLO
Published February 18, 2007
Marisa de los Santos (Love Walked In), 6 p.m. Monday, Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa.
Tim Dorsey (Hurricane Punch), 7 p.m. Tuesday, Borders, 12500 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa; 8 p.m. Tuesday, Borders, 909 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa; 7 p.m. Wednesday, Borders at Tyrone Square Mall, Tyrone Boulevard at 66th Street N, St. Petersburg.
Tony Grier (A Raging Bull: Chasing the Big Time), 7 p.m. Thursday, Inkwood Books.
Lisa Unger (Sliver of Truth), 2 p.m. Saturday, Book Bank USA, Largo Mall, 10500 Ulmerton Road.
Dieter Steiner (Once Upon an Evil Time), 2 p.m. Saturday, Haslam's, 2025 Central Ave., St. Petersburg.
Jerry Rice (Go Long! My Journey Beyond the Game and the Fame), 7 p.m. Saturday, Barnes and Noble Carrollwood, 11802 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa.
The Humanities Institute presents two free events at Traditions Hall at the University of South Florida, Tampa. At 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Argentinean novelist Paula Varsavsky will discuss her novel No One Said a Word. At 7 p.m. Thursday, Mark Dimunation, chief of rare books at the Library of Congress, will present "Printed Books From 1450 to 1500." Information at www.cas.usf.edu/humanitiesInstitute.
Faith Andrews Bedford, columnist and author of Barefoot Summers, will read and discuss memoir writing at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 773-2665.
Dr. Stanley Hauerwas, professor of theological ethics at Duke Divinity School and author of Matthew, will present "Why No One Wants to Die in America" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Fox Hall, Eckerd College, 4200 54th Ave. S, St. Petersburg. For information, go to www.eckerd.edu/president/pes.
Former U.S. poet laureate Billy Collins will read and sign at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Annie Pfeiffer Chapel, Florida Southern College, 111 Lake Hollingsworth Drive, Lakeland. Call (863) 680-4220.