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Turkey dinner for two is no problem for Thanksgiving

Turkey dinner for two is no problem for Thanksgiving

On a rare Thanksgiving when we had no guests and I cooked dinner just for two, a friend asked me incredulously, “Why are you bothering?”
Published: 11/04/14
The ‘usual’ haircut brings with it a twist of the unexpected

The ‘usual’ haircut brings with it a twist of the unexpected

CARROLLWOOD — It was to be business as usual on Mike Schock’s 60th birthday.
Published: 11/04/14
On the volleyball court, boys aren’t welcome — yet

On the volleyball court, boys aren’t welcome — yet

TAMPA — The Tampa Bay area is getting a bit of a reputation for being a step behind the rest of the state when it comes to high school sports.
Published: 11/04/14

‘Sustainable’ event creates quite a Buzz

DOWNTOWN — The Sustany Foundation will host its seventh annual Sustainable Buzz on Nov. 13, complete with community farms bringing fresh produce, established vendors, Bay-area craft beers, wine tastings and music by the Chris Cox Band....
Published: 11/04/14
November featured artists lean toward science fiction

November featured artists lean toward science fiction

From the surrealistic, mythical landscapes of James McCarthy, to the cartoon and comic-inspired art of Tim Gibbons and Donavon Brutus, the month of November puts the spotlight on several local artists.
Published: 11/04/14

Bring your appetite on a Zoofari

TAMPA — On Saturday, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is serving up one of the biggest and “wildest” all-inclusive food festivals known as Zoofari. The annual fundraising feast benefits animal care, education programs and global con...
Published: 11/04/14
Cross and Shield raises funds for Tampa Catholic

Cross and Shield raises funds for Tampa Catholic

TAMPA — Alumni of Tampa Catholic High School, parents of students, and business supporters turned out recently for the annual Cross and Shield gala with a live and silent auction, dinner and dancing.
Published: 11/04/14

Red Cross Angels prepare for annual coffee

SOUTH TAMPA — Red Cross Angels gathered recently to prepare invitations to the annual Silver Coffee, an event sponsored by the support group that raises money for the work of the Red Cross with the armed services in the Tampa Bay....
Published: 11/04/14

Fledgling brewery to help fund UT scholarship

Clay Keel of Plant City’s Two Henrys Brewing Company recently announced he would be honoring the legacy of Henry Flagler and Henry Plant with donations to the Chiselers University of Tampa scholarship fund.
Published: 11/04/14

Rowing team captains hail from Brandon area

BRANDON — Crews from around the country and county have been rowing their sleek shells on the calm Hillsborough River in downtown Tampa since 1941.
Published: 11/04/14