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Should we never plant a vine?

Should we never plant a vine?

A man I used to see at University of South Florida festivals always mentioned he would never plant a vine on his property. I understood his reluctance. It’s too bad I didn’t take his words to heart.
Published: 01/06/15
Teens share ways to handle bullies

Teens share ways to handle bullies

RIVERVIEW — Students from the East Bay High School group Students Against Violence Everywhere Club recently visited the Riverview campus of Pepin Academies to discuss ways to handle bullies. Pepin Academies serve students with various learning...
Published: 01/06/15
Pamper your pups with homemade treats

Pamper your pups with homemade treats

A couple of years ago I learned that baking for dogs gives me the same rush I get from baking for people.
Published: 01/06/15
St. Stephen Catholic Church breaks ground on new sanctuary

St. Stephen Catholic Church breaks ground on new sanctuary

RIVERVIEW – If all goes as planned, parishioners of St. Stephen Catholic Church will celebrate Mass in a new church on Boyette Road – in 16 months.
Published: 01/06/15
Deputies: Gibsonton man pursues intruders, fatally shoots one

Deputies: Gibsonton man pursues intruders, fatally shoots one

A Gibsonton man faces a murder charge after using his car to chase two people he caught in his yard and fatally shooting one of them during a confrontation, deputies said.
Published: 01/03/15
Suspects sought in Riverview armed robbery

Suspects sought in Riverview armed robbery

Hillsborough County deputies are seeking the public’s help in locating the suspects in an armed robbery at a Riverview gas station.
Published: 01/02/15

Berlinicke: If we build it, Rays fans still won’t come

Is everyone or anyone sick of talking about a new stadium for the Tampa Bay Rays?
Published: 12/31/14
Dye family marks milestone remembrances of donor hearts

Dye family marks milestone remembrances of donor hearts

With family and friends at a paint-sip business in Riverview, the Dye family of Valrico celebrated another year of life for two of its members, thanks to the donor families that gave them their respective gifts of life.
Published: 12/31/14
Dover homeowner: ‘Part of me is gone’ after demolition

Dover homeowner: ‘Part of me is gone’ after demolition

DOVER — Dorothy Ussery stood across the street from the house she had lived in for nearly half her life, hiding her tears behind a shaking hand. Head bowed, she could only listen to the drone of the machine that was crunching the roof, splitti...
Published: 12/31/14
Suspect sought in Brandon purse snatching

Suspect sought in Brandon purse snatching

Hillsborough County deputies are seeking the public’s help in locating the suspect in a purse snatching Tuesday in Brandon.
Published: 12/31/14