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Saturday, Apr 18, 2015

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It’s all in the family at Patel Conservatory’s ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

It’s all in the family at Patel Conservatory’s ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

Seven-year-old Blaze Hunter Flasterstein is thrilled.
Published: 04/15/15
Updated: 04/17/15

Remembrance of things past

I was born in 1941 in the Washington, D.C., area and lived there for more than 59 years. Wisdom has it that home is where the heart is, and I agree. But I’d extend that to say that home is also where our memories lie. I’ll be returning ...
Published: 04/15/15
Brandon bash offers open garden tours

Brandon bash offers open garden tours

There are few treats for gardeners better than wandering through people’s gardens, and this Saturday will be a fine opportunity. At no cost but your traveling expenses you can visit four very different gardens in the Brandon, Riverview and Val...
Published: 04/15/15
Turn to bison for a healthy, delicious change of pace

Turn to bison for a healthy, delicious change of pace

Demonstrating yet again my devotion to explore food trends, I recently tossed the family and a cooler in the car and headed to Punta Gorda for some bison meat.
Published: 04/15/15
 Free Earth Day events planned

Free Earth Day events planned

Bill Curtis is a “boat maniac,” as evidenced by the two boats and three canoes parked in his driveway. His wife, Nancy, instead of trying to change him, has altered her course. She, instead, adopted his hobby when she planned their uniq...
Published: 04/15/15
10 recognized as Young Women of Promise

10 recognized as Young Women of Promise

WEST SHORE — Ten high school juniors, who have already excelled academically and in community service, were honored recently by the Athena Society.
Published: 04/15/15

Robinson student to perform spring concerts with symphony

The Tampa Bay Symphony’s spring concerts, led by conductor and Music Director Mark Sforzini, will feature Young Artist Competition winner Claire Chen as soloist in the first movement of the Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3.
Published: 04/15/15
Law firm staff shave heads for cause

Law firm staff shave heads for cause

On April 7, the law firm of Ogden and Sullivan, P.A., had their heads shaved by 5-year-old cancer survivor Lauren for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation’s sixth annual Veredus Cut for a Cure Charity Challenge, presented by Carrabba’s Itali...
Published: 04/15/15
Girl shares values learned in Scouting

Girl shares values learned in Scouting

DOWNTOWN — Katie Hochhausler said the values of honesty, courage, strength, trust, responsibility and more she learned through Girl Scouts have meant a lot to her and served her well.
Published: 04/15/15
Festa Italiana celebrates Ybor City’s roots

Festa Italiana celebrates Ybor City’s roots

YBOR CITY — Roz Hulburt and her husband Terry paused in the shade along Ninth Avenue in Ybor City Sunday, as hundreds of people milled around them.
Published: 04/12/15