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First Cuban Club president memory honored

First Cuban Club president memory honored

YBOR CITY — As a child, when Lloyd Carrera visited the Cuban Club, his mother always pointed to a photograph on the wall.
Published: 07/30/14
Updated: 07/31/14
Patel students present ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie, Junior’

Patel students present ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie, Junior’

TAMPA — The Patel Conservatory at the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts will present “Thoroughly Modern Millie, Junior” in the TECO Theater on Aug. 7-9.
Published: 07/30/14
Updated: 07/31/14
Masque’s youth production of ‘The Music Man’ to debut Friday

Masque’s youth production of ‘The Music Man’ to debut Friday

TEMPLE TERRACE — Some kids on summer break opt to chill out and take each day as it comes.
Published: 07/30/14
Updated: 07/31/14
New cafe offers meals — and hope for homeless

New cafe offers meals — and hope for homeless

WESTSHORE — A second Inside the Box Cafe has opened, bringing jobs to formerly homeless citizens and raising funds for those who are homeless and hungry.
Published: 07/30/14
Exhibits focus on Ybor immigrants, mutual aid societies

Exhibits focus on Ybor immigrants, mutual aid societies

YBOR CITY — Two new exhibits at the Ybor City Museum State Park celebrate the immigrants who came to this part of Tampa between 1886 and 1930.
Published: 07/30/14
Archangel strives to return Tampa to ‘metal mecca’

Archangel strives to return Tampa to ‘metal mecca’

YBOR CITY — Depending on whom you ask, Archangel may or may not have intended to become a band. Guitarist George Horhay always wanted to start a band, while drummer Tom Klinesmith was just looking for someone to play with. ...
Published: 07/30/14
Villa Madonna nuns honored at reception

Villa Madonna nuns honored at reception

TAMPA — Former and current students as well as supporters of two nuns gathered at a recent reception to honor the women for their service.
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
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

Fire caused $85,000 in damage to East Tampa home

A fire sparked by an electrical failure caused an estimated $85,000 in damage to a house at 1309 E. North Bay St. in East Tampa this morning.
Published: 07/26/14