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Declutter your life without stress

Declutter your life without stress

SUN CITY CENTER – The holidays should be enjoyable, not filled with the anxiety of cleaning or hiding of clutter. And if that’s what you’re feeling, Phyllis Black can help.
Updated: 18 hours ago
31st Annual Alafia Lighted Boat Parade is next week

31st Annual Alafia Lighted Boat Parade is next week

The Rotary Club of FishHawk-Riverview will sponsor the 31st Annual Alafia Lighted Boat Parade at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, on the Alafia River at the International Independent Showmen’s Association, 6915 Riverview Drive, Riverview.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Give thanks so many are growing to end hunger

Give thanks so many are growing to end hunger

When Will Carey was a chef in Brooklyn, he was concerned about all the food that went to waste. So ever since he moved to Florida in 1994, he’s been busy working to end that practice and ensure no person goes hungry.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Big fish and lots of ‘em

Big fish and lots of ‘em

The huge quantity of redfish schooling lately in South Shore waters seems exceeded only by the number of large ones around. Fun is fun and they sure are fun to fight, even though they’re currently illegal to keep.
Updated: 18 hours ago
When your Thanksgiving turkey comes from someone else’s oven

When your Thanksgiving turkey comes from someone else’s oven

Most of us eat at home or in someone else’s home on Thanksgiving. But not everyone cooks. Some of us prefer the ease of dining out.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Christmas isn’t only for kids

Christmas isn’t only for kids

RIVERVIEW – The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is making sure even the young at heart receive some Christmas cheer. They are coordinating their 18th annual Christmas dinner for area seniors Dec. 11 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Internat...
Updated: 18 hours ago
Newland explains proposal to reduce Waterset transportation improvements

Newland explains proposal to reduce Waterset transportation improvements

APOLLO BEACH – Although Newland Communities wants to eliminate some of its required road improvements for the Waterset community off Big Bend Road, a representative for the developer said Newland is still willing to do its fair share.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Army veteran opens new barbecue restaurant in Riverview

Army veteran opens new barbecue restaurant in Riverview

RIVERVIEW – Following several years where restaurants have failed to thrive in the strip of shops across from Riverview High School, one army veteran believes he has found the recipe to success.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Playing video games requires muscle power at this YMCA

Playing video games requires muscle power at this YMCA

SEFFNER — The North Brandon Family YMCA, 3097 S. Kingsway Road, has found an engaging way to motivate kids to get fit — they must pedal a bike, row or dance to power video games.
Updated: 19 hours ago
Red was the color of the day for these angels

Red was the color of the day for these angels

CULBREATH ISLES — Red was the color of the day as about 125 guests — most wearing red dresses, jackets or ties — gathered for the annual Red Cross Angels Silver Coffee.
Updated: 19 hours ago