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Open garden time keeps me going

Open garden time keeps me going

Special Correspondent
Published: 10/17/14
Make good fishing happen

Make good fishing happen

I learned many decades ago that some people make things happen and others wonder what happened. Watch a good guide fish. They make it happen. You can too.
Published: 10/17/14
Billiris, Peluso compete in school board runoff

Billiris, Peluso compete in school board runoff

ST. PETERSBURG — Beverly Billiris and Ken Peluso have been campaigning for more than six months for the District 4 Pinellas County School Board seat after Robin Wikle announced in February that she would retire.
Published: 10/17/14
Murphy, Gregg vie for District 36

Murphy, Gregg vie for District 36

PORT RICHEY — Anyone who paid attention to last year’s state House District 36 special election might have expected a repeat of Pasco’s most expensive — and perhaps nastiest — campaign.
Published: 10/17/14
St. Leo University opens new tech center

St. Leo University opens new tech center

ST. LEO — Saint Leo University and its business partners this week celebrated the opening of the BB&T Center for Innovation & Technology in the college’s Donald R. Tapia School of Business.
Published: 10/17/14
Nice weather sticking around for a while

Nice weather sticking around for a while

Our streak of pleasant days will continue into the weekend, the National Weather Service says.
Published: 10/16/14
Pioneer Florida festival scares up a crowd

Pioneer Florida festival scares up a crowd

DADE CITY — The Pioneer Florida Museum recently made hay hosting the annual Scarecrow Festival for the second time.
Published: 10/17/14
Annual South Shore Walk to End Alzheimer’s Saturday

Annual South Shore Walk to End Alzheimer’s Saturday

Imagine if someone you loved was slowly losing their memory, slowly losing their personality and suffering from the ravaging effects of an incurable disease. Imagine all that — and then imagine if that person was you.
Published: 10/16/14
Seabees here to help

Seabees here to help

SUN CITY CENTER — In 1993 Harold Hanneke and a few southern Hillsborough County veterans organized a group of Navy Seabees to share their service experiences and offer emotional support to one another.
Published: 10/16/14
Sun City Center Chamber to host a ‘Nightmare’

Sun City Center Chamber to host a ‘Nightmare’

SUN CITY CENTER — The SCC Area Chamber of Commerce will host “Nightmare Before Christmas,” a party where toys rule, on Oct. 31.
Published: 10/16/14

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