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Friday, Oct 31, 2014

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Ghost stories add spooky chapter to Ybor City history

Ghost stories add spooky chapter to Ybor City history

There are some who believe not all bumps in the night come from the bass in the dance clubs. Ybor City, Tampa's famed historic district, is haunted, they say.
Published: 10/29/14
Orlando’s Four Seasons Resort miles away from Mouse in style

Orlando’s Four Seasons Resort miles away from Mouse in style

Mention to friends that you’re heading to Orlando with your wife and son for a weekend getaway, but you won’t be setting foot on Disney turf, and chances are they’ll say, “Huh?”
Published: 10/26/14
Scene & Heard

Scene & Heard

USF Women in Leadership & Philanthropy Symposium
Published: 10/26/14
Downtown property always has been highly sought

Downtown property always has been highly sought

“The long-continued litigation over what is from every point of view by long odds the most desirable property in Tampa has at last worn itself out.”
Published: 10/26/14

Good help isn’t so hard to find after all

I recently have had so many positive interactions with government officials that I felt compelled to share some of them with Heritage Hunting readers who might be as jaded as I am.
Published: 10/26/14

Don’t throw nutritious broccoli stalks away

Q: My friends keep telling me I should eat the stalks of the broccoli, too, even though I really don’t care for them. Is there really anything nutritious in the stalks?
Published: 10/26/14
What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

CoIt’s that time of year to consider revitalizing your containers with new plants. This happened last week in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden. We removed Bounce and Big Bounce impatiens and replaced them with a variety of beautiful annual...
Published: 10/26/14
Scene and Heard

Scene and Heard

Human Society of Tampa Bay Tuxes & Tails Fundraising Gala
Published: 10/19/14

Use Google Books as a research library

Dower was a legal provision that secured a widow’s right to a set portion of land owned by her husband. Modern-day genealogists usually scratch their heads as they explore how this 800-plus-year-old notion affected their ancestors, so it calls...
Published: 10/19/14
How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘You learn from your mistakes, so experiment’

How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘You learn from your mistakes, so experiment’

TINA GENOVESE/ WESLEY CHAPEL
Published: 10/19/14