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Then & Now: 1725 N. Dale Mabry Highway, 1957 and 2014

Then & Now: 1725 N. Dale Mabry Highway, 1957 and 2014

The Gulf Supermarket is seen during its grand opening at 1725 N. Dale Mabry Highway in the 1957 “then” photo. According to John V. Cinchett, a Tampa historian, Gulf Supermarkets was one of Tampa’s first grocery store chains and e...
Published: 09/13/14
Scene & Heard

Scene & Heard

Gourmet Feastival
Published: 09/14/14

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute will hold open house Tuesday

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of South Florida will hold a Fall Open House at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the historic Centro Asturiano Ballroom, 1913 N. Nebraska Ave. in Ybor City.
Published: 09/14/14

Names reflect parents’ geography

This is the second of a two-part series on name issues in genealogical research.
Published: 09/14/14
How Does Your Garden Grow?

How Does Your Garden Grow?

ARDA CURTIS/CARROLLWOOD
Published: 09/14/14
Needle-like stinging nettle causes redness, itching

Needle-like stinging nettle causes redness, itching

Q: I have a plant in my yard that is irking me. I get poked by the needles on it, which is causing me a lot of itching. What is it, how can I get rid of it and what should I do?
Published: 09/14/14

SlimCado is a Florida-grown avocado

Q: I picked up an avocado at the store recently, and didn’t notice until I got home that the sticker says it’s a SlimCado and has less fat. Did they use any kind of chemicals to take out the fat? How safe are these things to eat? And...
Published: 09/14/14
Scene & Heard

Scene & Heard

White Hot Summer Night Dinner
Published: 09/07/14

Name changes can make for faulty family trees

This is the first of a two-part series on name issues in genealogical research.
Published: 09/07/14

It’s good to eat salmon in any form

Q: I know salmon is good for the heart. But I can’t afford wild salmon even when I can find it, and a good part of the year I can’t even find it. Is it worth eating farmed salmon or canned salmon, or are they more like catfish with litt...
Published: 09/07/14