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Food and drink part of Plant City fundraiser to benefit boxer rescue

Food and drink part of Plant City fundraiser to benefit boxer rescue

PLANT CITY A parade of foster pets, and vendors selling food, wine and beer will be part of a Dec. 7 event to benefit the Florida Boxer Rescue group.
Updated: 24 mins ago
Givers, receivers of holiday turkeys offer gratitude

Givers, receivers of holiday turkeys offer gratitude

ST. PETERSBURG – Just about 1,000 households in the city will celebrate Thanksgiving with free turkeys they probably could not have bought themselves.
Published: 11/26/14
Needy students get new shoes through club’s generosity

Needy students get new shoes through club’s generosity

About 50 students at Cork Elementary School were walking about campus Wednesday with happy feet.
Published: 11/26/14
Bok Tower mansion’s Christmas decor has Plant City connection

Bok Tower mansion’s Christmas decor has Plant City connection

PLANT CITY A mansion on the grounds of Bok Tower Gardens is looking a lot like Christmas – thanks in part to owners of a Plant City shop.
Published: 11/26/14
Plant City church fish fry raises money to feed homeless

Plant City church fish fry raises money to feed homeless

St. Mary’s Community Church held a fish fry and crab boil Nov. 14 to help support the church’s outreach programs to the community, including its help for the homeless population.
Published: 11/26/14
Hillsborough County Farm Bureau president gets second term

Hillsborough County Farm Bureau president gets second term

Kenneth Parker, executive director of the Florida Strawberry Growers Association, has been re-elected president of the Hills- borough County Farm Bureau.
Published: 11/26/14

Sun City Center Community News

Mission team open to the public
Published: 11/26/14
Let someone else do your holiday decorating

Let someone else do your holiday decorating

SOUTH SHORE – Decorating your home doesn’t have to make you groan and roll your eyes anymore. You can put the ladder away and give your back a break this holiday season.
Published: 11/26/14
Declutter your life without stress

Declutter your life without stress

SUN CITY CENTER – The holidays should be enjoyable, not filled with the anxiety of cleaning or hiding of clutter. And if that’s what you’re feeling, Phyllis Black can help.
Published: 11/26/14
31st Annual Alafia Lighted Boat Parade is next week

31st Annual Alafia Lighted Boat Parade is next week

The Rotary Club of FishHawk-Riverview will sponsor the 31st Annual Alafia Lighted Boat Parade at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, on the Alafia River at the International Independent Showmen’s Association, 6915 Riverview Drive, Riverview.
Published: 11/26/14

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