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Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014

Northeast News

Traditions are the glue of generations

We did it because it was fun, it drew us closer to our children and we were looking for a memory-maker that would be a special event we could savor and share upon recollection. That’s how “Foothie” was born in our family.
Published: 10/17/14
No injuries from chlorine leak at USF water plant

No injuries from chlorine leak at USF water plant

A chlorine leak at the University of South Florida’s Tampa campus forced the evacuation of some buildings and brought out a hazardous-materials team Thursday morning.
Published: 10/16/14
Freedom High booster club treasurer accused of embezzling $15,000

Freedom High booster club treasurer accused of embezzling $15,000

The former treasurer of Freedom High School’s athletic booster club has been accused of withdrawing more than $15,000 from the organization’s bank account for personal use.
Published: 10/15/14
Vegetable garden takes root at Head Start

Vegetable garden takes root at Head Start

NORTH TAMPA – When you mention the word “goodies” to most kids, the first thing that pops into their brains are thoughts of calorie-laden candies, cakes and other pound-packing, cavity-causing treats.
Published: 10/15/14
 Elegant Evenings begin with jazz

Elegant Evenings begin with jazz

SWEETWATER — Amish and Melanie Patel are trying to help raise awareness of domestic violence issues by opening their waterfront home for an evening of wine, music and dessert.
Published: 10/15/14

Elegant Evening events

How about a night featuring a light dinner, wine, live music and dessert? Welcome to Elegant Evenings, events held in private homes or special sites as fundraisers for Brighter Tomorrows, a 501c(3) corporation addressing the needs of domestic violenc...
Published: 10/15/14
Furry friends get blessings on special holy day

Furry friends get blessings on special holy day

St. Catherine of Alexandria Episcopal Church normally welcomes all with open arms. But this Saturday, many of the guests lacked arms — and had plenty of fur.
Published: 10/15/14
Store continues to click with shutterbugs

Store continues to click with shutterbugs

TAMPA — When Ray Bunch opened North Tampa Photography 42 years ago, his family business typified retail photography. Independent operators like Bunch and national chains like Ritz Camera Centers Inc. (now ritzcamera.com), opened stores in neig...
Published: 10/15/14
New Tampa Palms church embraces diversity

New Tampa Palms church embraces diversity

NEW TAMPA — Together with God, life is limitless.
Published: 10/15/14
Humana grant helps program for homeless teens grow

Humana grant helps program for homeless teens grow

NEW TAMPA — Out of one of the most difficult times in Vicki Sokolik’s life, a remarkable, one-of-a-kind program was born.
Published: 10/15/14