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Bealls to deliver ‘Christmas in July’ to children’s hospital

Bealls Department Stores is proud to announce their partnership with St. Joseph's Children's Hospital's “Christmas in July” Donation Drive. The program began July 1 and is a community-wide, monthlong fundraiser. The donation and toy drive...
Published: 07/16/14
Updated: 07/18/14

Poster contest to celebrate Hispanics in Tampa Bay area

BRANDON — Artists 18 and older are being called to compete for prizes in the Tampa Hispanic Heritage’s 28th Anniversary Visual Art Poster Contest Celebration.
Published: 07/16/14
Updated: 07/18/14
Tampa officials set Aug. 12 opening for Water Works Park

Tampa officials set Aug. 12 opening for Water Works Park

Tampa Heights residents will finally get a chance to view the newly completed Water Works Park when it opens on Aug. 12, Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn announced Thursday.
Published: 07/17/14
Teacher says young actress has a ‘spark’

Teacher says young actress has a ‘spark’

DOWNTOWN — Shelby Ronea’s mother realized her daughter’s talent after performances in middle school plays.
Published: 07/16/14
Christmas in July event planned

Christmas in July event planned

TAMPA — It will be Christmas in July with a Taste of Tequila when Tampa Bay Business Owners sponsors its fourth annual holiday-themed event.
Published: 07/16/14
Theme of Singing Stone Gallery exhibit is all-American

Theme of Singing Stone Gallery exhibit is all-American

Artist Susan Goehring said she knew she had to do something patriotic for an art show opening July 4.
Published: 07/16/14
Altrusa civic club: ‘A builder of leaders’

Altrusa civic club: ‘A builder of leaders’

SOUTH TAMPA — The members of Altrusa International of Tampa Bay are on a recruiting mission.
Published: 07/16/14
Artist uses cold wax for ‘grown-up finger painting’

Artist uses cold wax for ‘grown-up finger painting’

TAMPA — Many artists work with a paint brush, leaving finger painting to children.
Published: 07/11/14
Store gives old stuff new purpose

Store gives old stuff new purpose

SEMINOLE HEIGHTS — Tish Ganey shifted through a basket of craft pieces at the recently opened Stained Market Place, choosing some that looked like plastic cookie cutters.
Published: 07/11/14
Historic Sacred Heart Church to get ‘facelift’

Historic Sacred Heart Church to get ‘facelift’

Sacred Heart Church, in a historic 110-year-old building on Florida Avenue, is about to get a facelift.
Published: 07/11/14