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Saturday, Aug 23, 2014

Carrollwood News

Tampa’s Keystone Little League team continues to create their own history

NORTHWEST – Tampa has a rich history when it comes to Little League baseball. Players like Fred McGriff, Tino Martinez, Lou Piniella, Tony LaRussa, Luis Gonzalez and Wade Boggs have all graced the smaller fields of Tampa before the moved on to...
Published: 07/24/14
Updated: 07/30/14
Florida ice hockey player Alex Weisenmiller plans to prove himself on the ice

Florida ice hockey player Alex Weisenmiller plans to prove himself on the ice

TAMPA – Alex Weisenmiller sees the smirks. They don’t bother him at all.
Published: 07/30/14
CDS student spends summer competing in national riding events

CDS student spends summer competing in national riding events

LUTZ — There’s not a lot of room to hang anything on Kate Weisenmiller’s bedroom wall.
Published: 07/30/14
Old furniture gets new life at Corbett summer camp

Old furniture gets new life at Corbett summer camp

No need to throw away that old broken- down furniture quite yet.
Published: 07/30/14
Carrollwood Players presents chaos and comedy in ‘Noises Off’

Carrollwood Players presents chaos and comedy in ‘Noises Off’

Through Aug. 2 at Carrollwood Players Theatre, patrons will get a behind- the-scenes view of the chaotic process of preparing a live theater production.
Published: 07/30/14

Thoughts about the habits we inherit

Having lived with my birth family for more than 22 years before I married and moved away, I know where I come from. I know why my hair grayed early (like my mom’s) and why my right hand has a tremor (like my mom’s mom). These are physic...
Published: 07/29/14
The forecast is always sunny at Sun City Cafe

The forecast is always sunny at Sun City Cafe

Nearly every town has one – a local breakfast and lunch diner to call home.
Published: 07/29/14
He takes his orchids to work

He takes his orchids to work

Dwight Eppler of Valrico has to be away from his garden much of the time because of his work. He says if God didn’t take care of his plants they’d all be dead. A sprinkler system and helpful wife help God along.
Published: 07/29/14
‘Idol’ comes to Carrollwood Players Theatre
Contestants of all ages are wanted to contest

‘Idol’ comes to Carrollwood Players Theatre Contestants of all ages are wanted to contest

It’s been nearly a year since she took to the stage at Carrollwood Players Theatre and blew the audience and judges away with her renditions of Katy Perry’s “Firework” and Streisand’s “Somewhere.”
Published: 07/29/14

Synonyms for senior-hood

You can call my husband and me many things at this stage of our lives. We both were sexagenarians a decade ago and are septuagenarians now. We look forward to being octogenarians, nonagenarians and even centenarians.
Published: 07/24/14