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Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014

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Manatee Viewing Center set to begin 29th season

Manatee Viewing Center set to begin 29th season

APOLLO BEACH – One of South Shore’s most treasured destinations for tourists and residents alike is quietly preparing for its 2014-2015 season. Over the summer, Tampa Electric Co.’s Manatee Viewing Center has been making some cha...
Updated: 1 hour ago
It’s all about food, community at the 26th Annual Ruskin Seafood Fest

It’s all about food, community at the 26th Annual Ruskin Seafood Fest

RUSKIN – Hordes of people are expected to descend into South Shore the weekend of Nov. 1-2 for Ruskin’s signature community celebration – the annual Ruskin Seafood Festival. It’s a weekend where more than 25,000 visitors w...
Updated: 2 hours ago

Traditions are the glue of generations

We did it because it was fun, it drew us closer to our children and we were looking for a memory-maker that would be a special event we could savor and share upon recollection. That’s how “Foothie” was born in our family.
Published: 10/17/14
A chocoholic’s dream

A chocoholic’s dream

Not all chocolate is created equal. That’s a certainty to customers of Tampa’s Chocolate Delight, at 11751 N. Dale Mabry Highway in Carrollwood.
Published: 10/15/14
 Elegant Evenings begin with jazz

Elegant Evenings begin with jazz

SWEETWATER — Amish and Melanie Patel are trying to help raise awareness of domestic violence issues by opening their waterfront home for an evening of wine, music and dessert.
Published: 10/15/14

Elegant Evening events

How about a night featuring a light dinner, wine, live music and dessert? Welcome to Elegant Evenings, events held in private homes or special sites as fundraisers for Brighter Tomorrows, a 501c(3) corporation addressing the needs of domestic violenc...
Published: 10/15/14
Judge visits Carrollwood Area Women’s Club

Judge visits Carrollwood Area Women’s Club

Judge Emiliano Jose Salcines entertained the Carrollwood Area Women’s Club with dates, history, Tampa neighborhood facts and area lore during the club’s monthly meeting in September at the Hollywood Venue, 9210 Anderson Road.
Published: 10/15/14

Softball league welcomes all seniors

TAMPA — For 47 years, Walt Bockmiller has been involved in parks and recreation everywhere from Maryland to Florida.
Published: 10/15/14

Blog plans first ‘Bump, Baby and Beyond’ event

TAMPA — Sheriss Crosskey wanted to start a new business and knew it was going to be about babies. She planned on jumping in head first. Now, it seems to have paid off.
Published: 10/15/14
Tampa Catholic’s season isn’t over yet

Tampa Catholic’s season isn’t over yet

TAMPA — When Tampa Catholic fell to 0-4 at the start of what appeared to be a promising season, defensive end Malik Barrow and some of his teammates decided enough was enough.
Published: 10/15/14