Tuesday, November 20, 2018

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Cat Gloria, Times Staff Writer

Cat Gloria is a 2018 summer intern for the Tampa Bay Times.



Democrat Dana Cottrell (left) is facing U.S. Rep. Daniel Webster (right), the incumbent Republican, in the race for Florida's 11th Congressional District [Cottrell campaign/Webster campaign]

Dana Cottrell, Daniel Webster battle for U.S. House Florida District 11: What you need to know

Daniel Webster is a longtime Republican face in a GOP stronghold. Dana Cottrell is an educator and Democrat running in her first race.
Updated one month ago
Democrat Dana Cottrell (left) is facing U.S. Rep. Daniel Webster (right), the incumbent Republican, in the race for Florida's 11th Congressional District [Cottrell campaign/Webster campaign]

U.S. Rep. Daniel Webster has all the advantages over Dana Cottrell

Dana Cottrell has every disadvantage in her race for Florida's 11th Congressional District against U.S. Rep Daniel Webster.Her Republican opponent represents a GOP-leaning district. He has the power of incumbency, four decades of name...
Updated one month ago
Marco Island's beaches remain as tranquil and clean as before Hurricane Irma hit in 2017. [Cat Gloria | Florida Beach Insider photo]

Few signs of Irma left on Marco Island one year later

Almost a year after Hurricane Irma caused billions of dollars in damages across Florida, you’d be hard-pressed to find any evidence of the storm on tiny Marco Island.The eye of the Category 3 hurricane made landfall here on Sept. 10, 2017,...
Updated: 2 months ago
Roof damage to Ted Sinclair's house in Marco Island is shown one week after impact from 2017's Hurricane Irma, before any work was done. [Courtesy of Scott Lehman]

Homeowner complaints over Hurricane Irma contractor trigger investigation

After Hurricane Irma swept through Marco Island a year ago, it took homeowner Lauren Ross two months to find a contractor to fix her damaged...
Updated: 3 months ago