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Monday, May 25, 2015

Lifestyle Stories

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
Archbishop Auza wholly a fan of Florida

Archbishop Auza wholly a fan of Florida

TAMPA — Archbishop Bernardito C. Auza represents the Vatican at the United Nations, putting him at the center of international debate over issues that just this week have included nuclear disarmament, equal pay for women and the radicalization...
Updated one month ago
Do Derby Day right, throw a party

Do Derby Day right, throw a party

There’s an old saying about Louisville, Kentucky, this time of year: It’s the only place where folks party for two weeks to celebrate a two-minute horse race.
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Scene and Heard

Scene and Heard

Coastal Conservation Association Banquet
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Online tombstone is a good research tool

There’s an old adage that warns us not to look a gift horse in the mouth. It implies, of course, that when we get a gift we should just be grateful to have it and should not question it.
Updated one month ago