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Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014

Carrollwood News

Nicola’s Donuts a delicious Carrollwood tradition

Nicola’s Donuts a delicious Carrollwood tradition

As soon as you walk into the shop, the sweet aroma of fresh doughnuts overwhelms your senses, and your taste buds immediately start demanding their turn. The difficulty comes when trying to decide which of the 30 or so varieties of doughnut treats at...
Updated: 1 months ago

Senior Games events open to the public

TAMPA — Sports don’t end at 40. For many, by age of 40, you’re not even halfway home.
Updated: 1 months ago
Artist’s work is going to the dogs

Artist’s work is going to the dogs

TAMPA – For Tampa artist John LaFree, it truly is a dog’s life.
Updated: 1 months ago
Chicken with rice rivalry this Saturday at Festival del Sabor

Chicken with rice rivalry this Saturday at Festival del Sabor

Almost every family I know has it’s own recipe for arroz con pollo – aka chicken with rice – and each thinks that theirs is the best.
Updated: 1 months ago
For those who remember rhubarb

For those who remember rhubarb

Quite likely people who have lived in Florida all or most of their lives have never tasted rhubarb, though it’s sometimes seen at the grocery store in the produce section. Its red stems are the part that taste so good (or bad to some).
Updated: 1 months ago
Hidden cafe offers calm dining retreat

Hidden cafe offers calm dining retreat

Caffeine deprived and craving something sweet, I recently decided to check out The Landing Cafe in Waterset.
Updated: 1 months ago

Upcoming ‘Roll and Read’ event promotes literacy

YBOR CITY — Parents can decorate strollers and wagons for a 1-mile walk down “reading lane” for the first-ever “Roll and Read — Powered by Parents as Teachers,” an international event promoting early literacy...
Updated: 1 months ago
Former MacDill commander calls Carrollwood home

Former MacDill commander calls Carrollwood home

Looking back on his long career, Milt Steadman has to say that his favorite duty station was Bitburg Air Base in what was then West Germany.
Updated: 1 months ago

PAWS UP for Animal Coalition of Tampa fundraiser

CARROLLWOOD — Life Amplified PAWS UP, a spoken word and all-ages variety showcase will be held on Saturday, Sept. 13 at 1:30 p.m. at Carrollwood Players Theatre, 4333 Gunn Highway.
Updated: 1 months ago

Classic musical comes alive at Carrollwood Players

What’s big and green and has a voracious appetite for human blood? Thankfully, it is something that only exists through the puppeteer on the stage of Carrollwood Players Theatre for the musical, “Little Shop of Horrors.”
Updated: 1 months ago