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Friday, Dec 26, 2014

Lifestyle Stories

Adoption records tell father’s fortunate story

Little Robert was not blond or blue eyed. That’s probably what saved him from the abusive and deadly claws of Georgia Tann.
Published: 12/14/14

Turkey cooks faster with backbone removed

Q: How long does a spatchcocked turkey need to roast, and at what temperature? It’s got to be faster than a regular one, but how many minutes per pound are needed?
Published: 12/14/14

Community rallies to help adopted kids whose bicycles were stolen

TAMPA — When people hear that someone has stolen bikes from kids, they want to help.
Published: 12/11/14
Dade City farm spreads Christmas cheer for decades

Dade City farm spreads Christmas cheer for decades

DADE CITY — A retired military man from Plant City left Ergle Christmas Tree Farm with his parents from Arkansas around 11 a.m. Tuesday morning, a lush green tree planted in the bed of their pickup.
Published: 12/12/14
Scene and Heard

Scene and Heard

13 Ugly Men ‘Get Roasted’
Published: 12/07/14
Visionaries helped guide Saint Leo’s early years

Visionaries helped guide Saint Leo’s early years

Saint Leo University, near Pasco County’s San Antonio, is celebrating the 125th anniversary of its founding this year.
Published: 12/07/14

Genealogy is no longer limited to library searches

Shhhh!
Published: 12/07/14

Parsnips need a chill to turn sweet

Q: Sometimes when I get parsnips, they are very sweet, and sometimes they seem almost bitter, or at least very bland. What’s the difference and how can I tell, so I can choose sweet ones?
Published: 12/07/14
What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

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

Blue Butterfly Bush (not buddleia), Blue Glory Bower
Published: 12/07/14
How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘The plants I like best are bromeliads’

How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘The plants I like best are bromeliads’

EILEEN WILKINSON/TAMPA
Published: 12/07/14