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Thursday, May 21, 2015

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Marathon Bible reading introduces National Day of Prayer

Marathon Bible reading introduces National Day of Prayer

They started Sunday with Genesis. A series people read the Bible aloud — beginning to end — in downtown Tampa.
Published: 05/07/15
Mother’s Day: Tips to steer you away from getting an awful gift

Mother’s Day: Tips to steer you away from getting an awful gift

Remember it’s always the thought that counts.
Published: 05/07/15
Scene and Heard

Scene and Heard

Wheels of Success RACE 2015
Updated one month ago
Civil War, Lee’s surrender, took a toll on Tampa

Civil War, Lee’s surrender, took a toll on Tampa

April marked the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War. Though major fighting east of the Mississippi River ended with Lee’s surrender at Appomattox Courthouse on April 15, 1865, and Joseph E. Johnston’s surrender in North Carol...
Updated one month ago

Solid research leads to a sturdier family tree

Many people with the same surname are hanging in the wrong family tree. It happens in a number of ways, but usually it can be attributed to sloppy research.
Updated one month ago
How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘Our gardens attract birds, butterflies and bugs’

How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘Our gardens attract birds, butterflies and bugs’

BARB SHEASLEY/SEBRING
Updated one month ago

Time to enter Water-Wise contest

It’s that time of year again, when Tampa Bay Water sponsors the annual Tampa Bay Community Water-Wise Award contest. This program recognizes individuals, businesses, nonprofits, homeowner association medians and common areas, and others that h...
Updated one month ago
What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

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

Needle palm
Updated one month ago

Feed leads to eggs’ extra omega-3 fats

Q: I’ve seen the eggs with extra omega-3 fats in some stores. A friend says the chickens that produce them are genetically modified. Does that make any other difference in the eggs? Do we eat those chickens too?
Updated one month ago
It’s kitten season at local shelters again

It’s kitten season at local shelters again

TAMPA — Warm weather marks the start of cat breeding season, when the felines are extra frisky and a surge of kittens hits animal shelters.
Updated one month ago