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Seventh-grader explores art through various mediums

Seventh-grader explores art through various mediums

At age 13, Silvia Craig has already established herself as an artist in the community.
Published: 04/15/14
Small ‘community orchards’ in three Tampa parks

Small ‘community orchards’ in three Tampa parks

TAMPA — Tanja and Jared Vidovic had out-of-town guests a while back who wondered aloud where all the fruit trees were, the ones for which Florida is famous.
Published: 04/13/14
Here's a 'Pinterest-ing' menu idea for brunch

Here's a 'Pinterest-ing' menu idea for brunch

You would think with how much I talk, think and write about food that I would enjoy coming up with special occasion menus. But that's actually one of the toughest parts of my job. The quantity, ease of service and temperature factors can sometimes th...
Published: 04/09/14

The quality of life is enhanced by our natural surroundings

I never had the experience before and now that I’ve had it, I hope to never have it again. It’s such a simple thing, I just didn’t expect the feelings that came with it.
Published: 04/09/14
Fashionollia 66 raises money for Bridging Freedom nonprofit

Fashionollia 66 raises money for Bridging Freedom nonprofit

TAMPA – Guests at the Fashionollia 66 cheered and applauded for the various celebrity and club member models as they appeared on the fashion show’s runaway.
Published: 04/08/14
Updated: 04/09/14
St. Peter Claver School outlines successes, challenges

St. Peter Claver School outlines successes, challenges

WESTSHORE – St. Peter Claver Catholic School administration had good news to share with its supporters at its recent fundraising luncheon.
Published: 04/08/14
Updated: 04/09/14
What’s new at USF Botanical Gardens?

What’s new at USF Botanical Gardens?

Going back to a garden you’ve visited before has the charm of seeing the familiar. Then comes the delight of what’s been added or improved.
Published: 04/09/14
Mild weather makes for great fishing in South Shore waters

Mild weather makes for great fishing in South Shore waters

Cold fronts have thinned out and the few that are still hitting us are not as strong as we had seen earlier in the year. This has made for the consistent kind of weather that makes spring fishing some of the best of the year. The nice weather mixed f...
Published: 04/09/14
Tampa to celebrate Earth Day with EcoFest

Tampa to celebrate Earth Day with EcoFest

SEMINOLE HEIGHTS – Earth Day will be celebrated in Tampa on Saturday with a free family-friendly event, EcoFest 2014.
Published: 04/08/14
Updated: 04/09/14

O’Neill: Is Jeb the GOP establishment’s answer for 2016?

The orchestrations, subplots and serious concerns are well underway.
Published: 04/08/14