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Thursday, Nov 20, 2014

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Area will warm up quickly for weekend

High pressure will hold in place across the Southeast, allowing an area of deeper moisture to lift northward into South Florida, the National Weather Service says.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Golf cart raffle to help fight human trafficking

Golf cart raffle to help fight human trafficking

SUN CITY CENTER – The local chapter of the Campaign Against Human Trafficking is raffling off an E-Z-Go golf cart valued at $6,500. It’s all about raising funds to keep young girls free from bondage.
Updated: 7 hours ago
What a parade!

What a parade!

Staff Report
Updated: 7 hours ago
Flowers make this gardener happy

Flowers make this gardener happy

Barbara Blasband has lived in her home in south Brandon since 1970, but her current garden has all been done since she retired in 2012. She was too busy working before that. There was some grass, some mulch and a few plants before, but now there ...
Updated: 7 hours ago
Sun City Center’s annual golf cart parade is back

Sun City Center’s annual golf cart parade is back

SUN CITY CENTER – Residents are gearing up to win one of 21 cash prizes in the community’s annual golf cart parade Dec. 13.
Updated: 7 hours ago
South Shore’s rivers are starting to heat up

South Shore’s rivers are starting to heat up

Special Correspondent
Updated: 7 hours ago

TCMS earns National Blue Ribbon School designation

THONOTOSASSA — The mantra at Terrace Community Middle School is respect, responsibility and results.
Updated: 9 hours ago
New Neighborhood Market to hire before Christmas

New Neighborhood Market to hire before Christmas

RIVERVIEW — Those hungry for work in the area will find career opportunities at Wal-Mart's new Neighborhood Market, just in time for Christmas. Up to 95 associates will be hired to work full and part time prior to the holiday. The store is curr...
Updated: 14 hours ago
Kids pitch in to help thank veterans

Kids pitch in to help thank veterans

RUSKIN — Twenty-eight youngsters in grades 2-5 recently learned there is no age restriction on helping others.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Edible Arrangements store opens in Riverview

Edible Arrangements store opens in Riverview

RIVERVIEW — A new franchise of Edible Arrangements is giving South Shore residents an unusual, healthy alternative to sending flowers, candy or a card on special occasions. It’s the newest addition to the Big Bend and 301 corridor in Ri...
Updated: 14 hours ago

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