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Ruskin food truck offers unique menu options

Ruskin food truck offers unique menu options

Armed with a willingness to risk lunch on something new, I recently drove over to Ruskin to check out JP Dacey’s Original Spiedies – a new food truck on Shell Point Road.
Published: 10/21/14
Updated: 10/23/14
It’s all about food, community at Ruskin Seafood Fest

It’s all about food, community at Ruskin Seafood Fest

RUSKIN – Hordes of people are expected to descend into South Shore the weekend of Nov. 1-2 for Ruskin's signature community celebration – the annual Ruskin Seafood Festival. It's a weekend where more than 25,000 visitors will seek their f...
Published: 10/21/14
Updated: 10/23/14
New Tampa Rotary to host clay shoot in memory of prized Rotarian

New Tampa Rotary to host clay shoot in memory of prized Rotarian

NEW TAMPA — Joe Amon was known as the consummate professional throughout his 40-year career as a civil engineer.
Published: 10/22/14
Interim executive director/CEO appointed at UACDC

Interim executive director/CEO appointed at UACDC

TAMPA — Sarah Combs has been named interim executive director and chief executive officer of the University Area Community Development Corporation.
Published: 10/22/14
Police, community come together for fun and safety

Police, community come together for fun and safety

Mayor Frank Chillura perceives the city’s annual National Night Out observance as a reflection of the community it serves.
Published: 10/22/14
Oktoberfest to be held at Lutheran church

Oktoberfest to be held at Lutheran church

Christ Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 304 Druid Hills Road in Temple Terrace, will host its annual Oktoberfest on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $7 in advance and $8 the day of. Dinner, beverage, live music and a souvenir cup are included...
Published: 10/22/14
Manatee Viewing Center set to begin 29th season

Manatee Viewing Center set to begin 29th season

APOLLO BEACH – One of South Shore’s most treasured destinations for tourists and residents alike is quietly preparing for its 2014-2015 season. Over the summer, Tampa Electric Co.’s Manatee Viewing Center has been making some cha...
Published: 10/21/14

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