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2008-06-24 09:02:48

Monroe County Sheriff Richard Roth recently endorsed the building of a recovery center/public lodging facility able to withstand a Category 5 hurricane at Old Island Harbor, a proposed mixed-use development that emphasizes waterfront revitalization at Stock Island's Safe Harbor. In a letter addressed to Old Island Harbor, Sheriff Roth states: "Most public employees who must remain after a total evacuation is ordered have no refuge accommodations that are comfortable, safe and can...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.