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FWC: Gator, startled by canoe, jumped toward boat and bit woman

FWC: Gator, startled by canoe, jumped toward boat and bit woman

Investigators from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission say they have solved the mystery of what happened when an alligator bit a woman last month while she was in her canoe on the Hillsborough River.
Updated: 21 hours ago
34th Annual Tampa Bay Senior Games start Sept. 29

34th Annual Tampa Bay Senior Games start Sept. 29

SOUTH SHORE – Seniors serious about their sports need to suit up, lace up and sign up now for the 2014 Tampa Bay Senior Games. The 34th annual series of competitions will take place over three weeks from Sept. 29 to Oct. 17. Registration is und...
Published: 09/10/14
Updated: 09/11/14
Hidden cafe offers calm dining retreat

Hidden cafe offers calm dining retreat

Caffeine deprived and craving something sweet, I recently decided to check out The Landing Cafe in Waterset.
Published: 09/10/14
Updated: 09/11/14

Upcoming ‘Roll and Read’ event promotes literacy

YBOR CITY — Parents can decorate strollers and wagons for a 1-mile walk down “reading lane” for the first-ever “Roll and Read — Powered by Parents as Teachers,” an international event promoting early literacy...
Published: 09/10/14
Chamber’s top citizen places value in giving

Chamber’s top citizen places value in giving

TEMPLE TERRACE — Anita Long did everything in her power to fight back the tears.
Published: 09/10/14
Jimmy Fisher named recipient of service award

Jimmy Fisher named recipient of service award

TEMPLE TERRACE — In Jimmy Fisher’s eyes, Ann Simmons represents everything that is good about the community.
Published: 09/10/14
Tampa Bay Children’s Chorus has openings

Tampa Bay Children’s Chorus has openings

TAMPA — Zeth Sepulveda is starting his fourth year as a singer in the Tampa Bay Children’s Chorus.
Published: 09/10/14
Temple Terrace business owner takes over helm at chamber

Temple Terrace business owner takes over helm at chamber

TEMPLE TERRACE — Charlee Hall knows well that the benefits of taking risks can far outweigh the trepidation and uneasiness of it all.
Published: 09/10/14
Front of the pack is right where Dean likes to be

Front of the pack is right where Dean likes to be

TAMPA — Daniel Dean’s presence is sure to be felt at almost any race he enters. The junior from Middleton has made himself known in the cross-country scene with his front running style. When the gun goes off, it is practically guarantee...
Published: 09/10/14
Studio helps digital producers realize their dreams

Studio helps digital producers realize their dreams

TEMPLE TERRACE — The demand for photographs and videos created by the growth of Internet sites and services gives just about anyone with a camera a shot at becoming a tiny-screen mogul.
Published: 09/10/14