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Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

Carrollwood News

Willms named volunteer of year at Northdale YMCA

TAMPA – While what might be Carrollwood’s party of the year is still six months away, Ginger Willms is already working hard.
Published: 04/08/14
Project night a booming success at Hillel Academy

Project night a booming success at Hillel Academy

TAMPA – How far can a tennis ball fly with the help of duct tape and a couple of eighth-graders?
Published: 04/08/14

Letter to the editor: Dingo exits a class act

My dog died today.
Published: 04/08/14
Martinez receives top honors from Florida Music Educators’  Association

Martinez receives top honors from Florida Music Educators’ Association

LUTZ – It isn’t always easy to get children to listen to – let alone perform – music that isn’t found blaring out of a radio or iPod.
Published: 04/08/14
Taste of Carrollwood tempts palates

Taste of Carrollwood tempts palates

The Carrollwood Area Business Association hosted its annual Taste of Carrollwood on March 30 at the India Cultural Center.
Published: 04/08/14
Culinary champion headed to Miami’s Johnson & Wales

Culinary champion headed to Miami’s Johnson & Wales

TAMPA – As a senior at Leto High School, Alejandra Franco went through website after website in search of a college scholarship. Her grades were good enough and, besides that, she already knew what she wanted to do once she made it to college....
Published: 03/25/14
Updated: 04/03/14
Guarino: Spring means good fishing has arrived

Guarino: Spring means good fishing has arrived

April is here and spring is in full swing. By mid-April snook should be on the way to their spawning areas of May and June.
Published: 04/02/14
Brandies: Don’t give up on your citrus due to greening

Brandies: Don’t give up on your citrus due to greening

Was it only last year I was so glad to have the Hillsborough County Extension Service experts decide that samples of my citrus did not show citrus greening? Well, the greening has found me.
Published: 04/02/14

O’Neill: Is Bright Futures scholarship or student aid?

They’re called Bright Futures scholarships. They help bright Florida high school students with obvious educational upsides with in-state tuition. They are based on merit.
Published: 04/01/14

Batsman, bowlers play cricket in Town ‘N Country

TAMPA – They meet every Sunday to play a sport that is known almost everywhere in the world – except America.
Published: 04/01/14