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The Florida Times-Union: Margaret “Peg” Dow, retired copy editor (1924-2011)

BY JESSIE-LYNNE KERR Margaret “Peg” Dow, who edited copy for The Florida Times-Union’s features pages for 20 years, died Tuesday of metastatic adenocarcinoma at the Hadlow Center for Caring of Community Hospice of Northeast Florida. She was 86. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Grace Episcopal Church, 245 Kingsley Ave., Orange…
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St. Petersburg Times wins ASNE award

The American Society of News Editors recognized three Florida publications in its annual journalism contest. Michael Kruse of the St. Petersburg Times won the Distinguished Writing Award for Nondeadline Writing. Additionally, the staff of The Palm Beach Post were finalists for the Jesse Laventhol Prize for Deadline News Reporting, and Paige St. John of the…
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