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Former governor Bob Martinez honored

Former governor Bob Martinez honored

Former Florida Gov. Bob Martinez was honored recently with the T. Terrell Sessums Award from the Florida Chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Take a trip to the Philippines and never leave Tampa

Take a trip to the Philippines and never leave Tampa

TAMPA — People who savor the taste of fried lumpia and enjoy the bamboo beat of tinikling dancing will come together April 10-12 for the 20th annual Philippine Festival on the grounds of the Philippine Cultural Enrichment Complex in Northwest ...
Updated: 17 hours ago
Documentary unites groups on USF campus

Documentary unites groups on USF campus

TAMPA — Local citizens joined in the launch of the international “Education Is Not a Crime” campaign, with screenings of Maziar Bahari’s new documentary film, “To Light a Candle,” at the Dr. Kiran C. Patel Ce...
Updated: 17 hours ago
RiverFest celebrates magnet school’s student body

RiverFest celebrates magnet school’s student body

Parents of children at Riverhills Elementary Magnet School for International Students are valued as important stakeholders in the education of their offspring.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Riverhills Elementary Magnet celebrates golden anniversary

Riverhills Elementary Magnet celebrates golden anniversary

TEMPLE TERRACE — Riverhills Elementary Magnet is a “cool” school.
Updated: 17 hours ago

Cyclovia craze is coming to Temple Terrace

TEMPLE TERRACE — Mark the date. Get your motor running, because others won’t be — especially cars.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Taylor Morrison homebuilders select New Tampa site for first project

Taylor Morrison homebuilders select New Tampa site for first project

NEW TAMPA — A new master-planned community is about to unfold with an array of resort-style amenities amid its 170-acre site.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Produce market might be area’s best-kept secret

Produce market might be area’s best-kept secret

CARROLLWOOD — If you’re not looking for it, it’s easy to miss the hand-painted sign for Bearss Groves on the southeast corner of Bearss Avenue and Lake Magdalene Boulevard in Carrollwood. Those who do spot the rustic sign and sto...
Updated: 17 hours ago
Hide the Cheetos, my sister is coming

Hide the Cheetos, my sister is coming

My twin sister, Janet, is coming for a visit and she’s bringing her healthy paleo lifestyle to our mostly healthy doorsteps. So long as she doesn’t try to take the Cheetos out of my mouth, which is an easy way to loose a finger, our tim...
Published: 03/31/15
Couple proves wedded bliss can be had at any age

Couple proves wedded bliss can be had at any age

TAMPA — We’ve all heard it said: Make every day the best it can be, because you never know what tomorrow has in store.
Published: 03/25/15