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Thursday, Aug 28, 2014

Carrollwood News

At Lowry Elementary, it’s time for Jitter Glitter

At Lowry Elementary, it’s time for Jitter Glitter

TAMPA — When kids spent their first day as kindergartners at Lowry Elementary last week, they were greeted by lots of hugs, lots of tears, and Jitter Glitter.
Published: 08/20/14
Wristbands, color books greet Citrus Park students

Wristbands, color books greet Citrus Park students

TAMPA — For the first week of kindergarten, it’s important that parents spend as much time buying school supplies as they do hankies.
Published: 08/20/14
Jesuit goaltender invited to Select Camp

Jesuit goaltender invited to Select Camp

TAMPA — The history of high school ice hockey in Tampa really hasn’t been written — yet.
Published: 08/20/14

Hillel, Straz partner for performing arts education

TAMPA — The Hillel Academy has developed a strong tradition of being a performing arts school.
Published: 08/20/14
Pint-sized running phenomenon has ambition to spare

Pint-sized running phenomenon has ambition to spare

Amir Stiff is 8 years old and can outrun almost anybody.
Published: 08/20/14

Carrollwood Players Celebrates 70th Anniversary of D-Day, Pays Musical Tribute to its Heroes

CARROLLWOOD – Two months following the birth of the USO by Pres. Franklin D. Roosevelt in February 1941, actor and funnyman Bob Hope was in California at March Air Force Base – then March Field – with celebrities in tow to start ...
Published: 08/14/14
Heart recipients aim to raise funds for other patients

Heart recipients aim to raise funds for other patients

TAMPA — They are part of a special fraternity. They have seen life, death and then life again. Not a lot of people can say that. They meet at Tampa General Hospital to talk, laugh and share their experiences.
Published: 08/13/14
Jesuit students spend their summer helping children on Indian reservation

Jesuit students spend their summer helping children on Indian reservation

TAMPA — While many Jesuit High students spent their summer at the beach, about 10 students took off to South Dakota to live in a mobile home, making food for people on an Indian reservation.
Published: 08/13/14
Pastor said goodbye to fighting, hello to sharing the word of God

Pastor said goodbye to fighting, hello to sharing the word of God

TAMPA — Scott Collins preaches religion as the pastor at the Northwest Community Church in Carrollwood.
Published: 08/13/14
Veteran dance teacher prepares to move business to a much larger location

Veteran dance teacher prepares to move business to a much larger location

TAMPA — Terri Howell has been dancing as long as she can remember. So long that she was more than ready to start her own dance studio at the age of 19, right out of high school.
Published: 08/13/14