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Purchase of Pepin estate is dream come true for Tampa couple

Purchase of Pepin estate is dream come true for Tampa couple

TAMPA — Ken and Margie Ward had admired the Pepin estate on the banks of the Hillsborough River since they first dated as teens.
Updated: 44 mins ago

Tampa Bay AT&T employees honored with service awards

TAMPA — More than 35 local AT&T employees have been recognized with the prestigious President’s Volunteer Service Award. Statewide, 214 AT&T employees earned the honor. The PVSA gives U.S. presidential recognition to individuals...
Published: 04/22/15
Bay Chapel Church hosts no-strings-attached food pantry for the hungry

Bay Chapel Church hosts no-strings-attached food pantry for the hungry

NEW TAMPA — Looks can be deceiving.
Published: 04/22/15
TCMS sixth-grader takes part in White House Science Fair

TCMS sixth-grader takes part in White House Science Fair

When Joey Santana gets his mind set on accomplishing something, there is no stopping him. He sticks with it until he’s fully satisfied with the end result.
Published: 04/22/15
Iraqi treats now available at bakery

Iraqi treats now available at bakery

TEMPLE TERRACE — In 2008, Iraq native Lihadh “Lily” Abed and many of her family members immigrated to the United States to escape the upheaval in the Middle East.
Published: 04/22/15
Buddy Baseball grants two volunteer scholarships

Buddy Baseball grants two volunteer scholarships

TEMPLE TERRACE — Evan Duga is like the big brother that only-child Stephen Guterman never had.
Published: 04/22/15
Radiant Fruit now open at the Carrollwood Cultural Center

Radiant Fruit now open at the Carrollwood Cultural Center

Florida is the citrus state. The state was grown by the fruit industry. Citrus has always been a key element of Florida’s economy, so what better way to celebrate that than with an art exhibit dedicated to fruit? Radiant Fruit is currently dis...
Published: 04/22/15
‘Absolute’ auction marks end of era for Brandon photography studio

‘Absolute’ auction marks end of era for Brandon photography studio

BRANDON — His house on Lakewood Drive in Brandon has always been more than a home to Alan Feldman, who in 1975 opened a photography studio there, specializing in the art of portraiture.
Published: 04/22/15
Here’s a new twist on a classic treat

Here’s a new twist on a classic treat

I’m all about dessert. I can’t finish a meal without thinking about or eating one. So after a day out in the sun pulling weeds and muscles, we sat down to a lazy, but healthy dinner – salad and a turkey burger. Then came the big ...
Published: 04/21/15
Boston Marathon ends with proposal for Hillsborough couple

Boston Marathon ends with proposal for Hillsborough couple

TAMPA — It was a particularly cold, windy and wet morning Monday for a Floridian to finish the Boston Marathon, but Dustin Hicks had some extra motivation to keep moving — the wedding ring tied to his running shoe.
Published: 04/20/15
Updated: 04/21/15