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New wheelchair makes sports possible for boy

New wheelchair makes sports possible for boy

David Crosby, 11, spun around in his new wheelchair.
Published: 09/17/14
Purple Party honors volunteers

Purple Party honors volunteers

DOWNTOWN — Valerie Miller was so busy volunteering at the fundraiser’s registration desk that she almost missed her surprise recognition.
Published: 09/17/14

Johnson Brothers steps up for education

TAMPA — For a lot of Hills- borough County students, the holiday season is already underway.
Published: 09/17/14
A career full of experiences overseas

A career full of experiences overseas

During his military career, Bill Farrow found himself stationed in places of conflict and devastation.
Published: 09/17/14
Focus Academy begins second year on high note

Focus Academy begins second year on high note

What a difference a year has made.
Published: 09/17/14
Business owner hosts community feast

Business owner hosts community feast

TEMPLE TERRACE — Abdelhamid Atiyeh is living his dream.
Published: 09/17/14
Thonotosassa church’s ladies ministry will host first craft fair

Thonotosassa church’s ladies ministry will host first craft fair

THONOTOSASSA — Come rain or shine on Sept. 27, the first-ever Antioch Craft Fair is a certainty at Thonotosassa Baptist Church.
Published: 09/17/14
Paralympic Sport Tampa Bay athletes celebrated at awards picnic

Paralympic Sport Tampa Bay athletes celebrated at awards picnic

TAMPA — Ken Juhn’s comment during a recent gathering spoke volumes about the spirit and tenacity of the athletes involved in Paralympic Sport Tampa Bay, a program of the Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department....
Published: 09/17/14

At 84, competitive spirit still thrives in pickleball player

CARROLLWOOD — She’s called a miracle woman at the Northdale Rec Center.
Published: 09/17/14

Columnist: Is common sense dead?

Is it just me? Every now and then I get hit with some off-the-wall decision by city commissioners’ that makes me wonder if common sense is dead.
Published: 09/10/14
Updated: 09/17/14

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