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Thonotosassa church’s ladies ministry will host first craft fair

Thonotosassa church’s ladies ministry will host first craft fair

THONOTOSASSA — Come rain or shine on Sept. 27, the first-ever Antioch Craft Fair is a certainty at Thonotosassa Baptist Church.
Published: 09/17/14
Paralympic Sport Tampa Bay athletes celebrated at awards picnic

Paralympic Sport Tampa Bay athletes celebrated at awards picnic

TAMPA — Ken Juhn’s comment during a recent gathering spoke volumes about the spirit and tenacity of the athletes involved in Paralympic Sport Tampa Bay, a program of the Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department....
Published: 09/17/14

At 84, competitive spirit still thrives in pickleball player

CARROLLWOOD — She’s called a miracle woman at the Northdale Rec Center.
Published: 09/17/14
Nicola’s Donuts a delicious Carrollwood tradition

Nicola’s Donuts a delicious Carrollwood tradition

As soon as you walk into the shop, the sweet aroma of fresh doughnuts overwhelms your senses, and your taste buds immediately start demanding their turn. The difficulty comes when trying to decide which of the 30 or so varieties of doughnut treats at...
Published: 09/17/14

Senior Games events open to the public

TAMPA — Sports don’t end at 40. For many, by age of 40, you’re not even halfway home.
Published: 09/17/14
Artist’s work is going to the dogs

Artist’s work is going to the dogs

TAMPA – For Tampa artist John LaFree, it truly is a dog’s life.
Published: 09/17/14

Absolute auctions set for closeout sale of antiques

BRANDON – Everything’s for sale by auction and everything must go at the newly closed Cinder-Ella’s Antiques, Collectibles and Gifts store in Brandon, at the southeast corner of Parsons Avenue and Robertson Street.
Published: 09/17/14

September is National Preparedness Month

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY — September, National Preparedness Month, is a good time to “Be disaster aware — take action to prepare,” according to the detailed and infor- mative federal govern- ment website www.ready .gov....
Published: 09/17/14
Julestarz Academy turns heads with ‘Aladdin’

Julestarz Academy turns heads with ‘Aladdin’

LITHIA – A magical performance of “Aladdin” garnered a third-place award for the Julestarz Academy for the Performing Arts Company Dance Team at the Star Dance Alliance World Championships in August at the Meadowlands Exposition ...
Published: 09/17/14

Kids can cool off at new water park

BRANDON — Rotary’s All Persons Playground at Clayton Park, 800 S. Parsons Ave., now has a splash pad accessible to children of all ages and abilities. About 100 people attended the Aug. 23 ribbon-cutting ceremony that officially opened ...
Published: 09/17/14