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At age 4, Maddie winning her long battle with leukemia

At age 4, Maddie winning her long battle with leukemia

TAMPA — Little Maddie Dary runs through her Westchase home singing along to the song from “Frozen,” “Let It Go.”
Published: 10/29/14
Chambers Music Box packed with talent

Chambers Music Box packed with talent

TAMPA — The beat goes on at the Jim Chambers Music Box. Chambers, a lifelong musician, created the music studio out of his own home. He now has more than 50 students reaching for the stars.
Published: 10/29/14
Moving days finally are over for TBCA

Moving days finally are over for TBCA

TAMPA — Natasha Sherwood sits in her office at the Tampa Bay Christian Academy amidst boxes. She doesn’t even know what’s in some of them. She just knows they are related to her school and will have to be emptied soon enough....
Published: 10/29/14
Temple Terrace to get first EV charging station

Temple Terrace to get first EV charging station

TEMPLE TERRACE — Electric vehicles have been a game changer for Jamie and Kimberly Robe.
Published: 10/29/14
American Youth Academy nets International Baccalaureate status

American Youth Academy nets International Baccalaureate status

TAMPA — Magda Saleh, head of American Youth Academy school, couldn’t be prouder.
Published: 10/29/14
Sesame Street characters surprise Shriners Hospital kids

Sesame Street characters surprise Shriners Hospital kids

Through the years, we’ve all watched TV characters come and go. Over time, many simply seem to lose their appeal.
Published: 10/29/14
Event space opens in Temple Terrace

Event space opens in Temple Terrace

Everybody likes a party, but sometimes finding a place to throw one can be a challenge. This is especially true during the holiday season that’s just around the corner, when restaurants, bars and hotels are busiest with requests for their faci...
Published: 10/29/14
‘War of the Worlds’ to be restaged

‘War of the Worlds’ to be restaged

TAMPA — The year was 1938 and little green men were raiding the swamps of New Jersey.
Published: 10/29/14

Golf tourney aims to help Mattie reach potential

TAMPA ­— Mattie Spinner, slowly but surely, is catching up with her friends, but it hasn’t been easy. Things can be difficult when you are 3 years old and seeing a whole new world for the first time.
Published: 10/29/14
Weinberg Village residents central to Jewish Community Center

Weinberg Village residents central to Jewish Community Center

TAMPA — If only kids today had the vitality of the residents of Weinberg Village.
Published: 10/29/14

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