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Pastor hopes his wandering days are done

Pastor hopes his wandering days are done

TAMPA — When Brent Byerman arrived at Lake Magdalene United Methodist Church as its new pastor four years ago, he felt his wandering days were over.
Published: 11/12/14

Mirror, mirror on the wall

It’s big, it’s bulky and it’s full of memories. I was going to give it to Goodwill, but I can’t. It speaks too many languages – the language of love, of expectations, of anticipation, of pride, of hope, of dreams. I...
Published: 11/11/14
There’s more hope for saving our citrus

There’s more hope for saving our citrus

Gail Hubbell of Hubbell Nursery, 2610 E. College Ave., Ruskin, called me about my last article on citrus spray and said if a spray doesn’t have a pesticide in it, then it won’t do the job. So to be safe I’m now also using what sh...
Published: 11/11/14
Thanksgiving dinner for two – part two

Thanksgiving dinner for two – part two

Last week I wrote about how several years ago we decided to take it easy and stay put for Thanksgiving. The prospect of turkey dinner for two didn’t quite have the feel of “holiday” to me.
Published: 11/04/14
Updated: 11/11/14
Culture, contributions remembered at Centro Asturiano’s 100th birthday gala

Culture, contributions remembered at Centro Asturiano’s 100th birthday gala

YBOR CITY — It isn’t often that a building in Tampa reaches its 100th birthday.
Published: 11/04/14
Updated: 11/10/14
Car Haggler takes all the worry out of car buying

Car Haggler takes all the worry out of car buying

SOUTH SHORE – Prior to the thrilling moment when a new car owner sits behind the wheel for the first time, there are anxious hours of car lot hopping, grueling negotiations and reams of paperwork.
Published: 11/07/14

International speaker coming to Linebaugh church

Chet Manchester, international speaker and one-time president of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston, will speak at the Second Church of Christ, Scientist, 1310 W. Linebaugh Ave., Sunday, Nov. 9, at 2 p.m.
Published: 11/05/14
Sister Hazel to play first pay concert at Water Works Park

Sister Hazel to play first pay concert at Water Works Park

TAMPA HEIGHTS — The first ticketed concert in the new Water Works Park will mix music with beer for the River Rock Craft Beer & Music Festival.
Published: 11/04/14
Updated: 11/05/14
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