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Lifestyle Stories

Nisin in cheese is a preservative

Q: I found a local brand of cheese at a friend’s home when I visited recently. She’s in another state, and I’ve not seen that brand here at all. I liked the flavor, but when I looked at the label, it has an ingredient I’m...
Published: 10/12/14
What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

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

Blue ginger
Published: 10/12/14
Scene & Heard

Scene & Heard

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Dream Gala
Published: 10/05/14

WWI engineer reports are available online

It was a dismal day, July 31, 1918. Standing aboard the USSHR Mallory, sailing out of Hoboken, the young soldier felt like hugging the Statue of Liberty as he sailed past, fearing it would be the last he saw of her.
Published: 10/05/14
2014 Community Water Wise Award winners announced

2014 Community Water Wise Award winners announced

We had a record number of entries this year in the Tampa Bay Water-sponsored Community Water Wise Award contest, with a total of 13. The landscape judging criteria includes the following categories: retention of existing trees and vegetation, landsca...
Published: 10/05/14

Can drinking coffee give me high cholesterol?

Q: I’ve cut down to just one cup of coffee a day, so I’m using instant coffee. I really don’t want to have to give up that one, too, but someone just told me that now they’re saying instant coffee has terpenes that will m...
Published: 10/05/14
What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden

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

Cape honeysuckle
Published: 10/04/14
Vermont is a ski state of mind

Vermont is a ski state of mind

One thing remains clear from my ski trips to Vermont over the years: Vermont isn’t just a beautiful state, it’s a state of mind as well.
Published: 09/28/14

Prohibition-era Key Club trial jolted Tampa

Editor’s note: Last week’s article focused on the early Prohibition era in Tampa and the founding of the Key Club.
Published: 09/28/14
Scene and Heard

Scene and Heard

Tampa Museum of Art CITY: Fashion + Art + Culture
Published: 09/28/14