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Each election cycle, the Tampa Bay Times profiles candidates in all of the races. You'll find the candidates' positions on the issues and get to know more about their background. Before you vote, be sure to read these profiles for all of the 2014 candidates. The primary is Aug. 26, and the main election is Nov. 4.

A CSX train stopped Tuesday morning in Dade City for about an hour an a half, prompting police to have to escort residents to the lone intersection left clear. Five weeks earlier, a separate train sat on the tracks for five hours and blocked access for east side residents to the rest of the city. CSX has apologized for the incidents and promised change.Pasco County Sheriff’s Office

CSX vows changes after train stoppages in Dade City

DADE CITY — After being blasted by public officials, railroad giant CSX vowed to change its practices in the future. The company pledged to notify local officials when a train is stopped — something it failed to do during two incidents in the past six weeks — and said crews have been told to separate train cars at  …