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Readers write about bears, school testing

You all have a lot to say, particularly when it comes to bears, drug-testing and schools. Time to empty the e-mail and social media inboxes: Dear Beth: Thank you so much for the bite 'em up article about the Seminole County commissioners. Their denial of requiring the bear-proof trash cans is abominable! — Suze It is baffling, Suze. But Seminole Chairwoman Brenda Carey says waiting until the morning of trash pickup to take out your garbage is the solution. Dear Beth: Everybody on my block and surrounding streets waits until the morning of pickup, and this morning ... I encountered a big bear who went through several garbage cans that had just been taken out by my neighbors ......