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Senior residences make holidays special around Sun City Center

Senior residences make holidays special around Sun City Center

SUN CITY CENTER — Home is where the heart is, and Sun City Center senior facilities are putting their hearts into the holidays. Decorating trees, tuning pianos, cooking holiday treats and preparing for the most festive time of year is a common...
Updated: 8 hours ago
Rain expected for holiday week

Rain expected for holiday week

Mostly cloudy skies are forecast for Sunday and for the start of the week as rain moves into the Tampa Bay area for the holidays, according to the National Weather Service.
Published: 12/21/14
Mulieri departure affects homeless

Mulieri departure affects homeless

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pat Mulieri’s retirement, after 20 years on the board of commissioners, has left a void that could be felt by the county’s most vulnerable residents....
Published: 12/21/14
Overnight hours won’t be as cold as recent ones

Overnight hours won’t be as cold as recent ones

A light northeast to easterly wind flow combined with high clouds will result in a milder night with lows in the mid and upper 40s across the Nature Coast, the National Weather Service says.
Published: 12/19/14
Deal-hungry shoppers making retailers work harder for sales

Deal-hungry shoppers making retailers work harder for sales

NEW YORK — Sales data provided to The Associated Press shows that stores once again may have to rely on procrastinators to save the holiday shopping season.
Published: 12/19/14
Library prepares for grand opening Dec. 30

Library prepares for grand opening Dec. 30

ZEPHYRHILLS — While the community has been busy with preparations for Christmas, the Zephyrhills Public Library staff has been getting ready for the opening of the new library building.
Published: 12/21/14
Donated food helps needy families

Donated food helps needy families

NEW PORT RICHEY — Fresh food donated by Florida’s farmers was given away to needy families Friday at the 20th annual Farm Share Holiday Food Giveaway at the Faith Baptist Church, 9230 Ridge Road.
Published: 12/21/14
Heritage Pine groups become Santa’s helpers  for schoolchildren

Heritage Pine groups become Santa’s helpers for schoolchildren

SHADY HILLS — It’s been a busy year at the Heritage Pines community in Hudson.
Published: 12/21/14
Achievers

Achievers

C1’s Burgess named Banker of the Year
Published: 12/21/14

Giving the perfect gift

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, everywhere you go – especially among the holiday lights and festivities in downtown Plant City.
Published: 12/19/14

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