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City dedicates new monument to honor former mayors

City dedicates new monument to honor former mayors

TEMPLE TERRACE — A tremendous amount of sacrifice and commitment goes with the role of mayor.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Mayor lauds local for helping special-needs kids

Mayor lauds local for helping special-needs kids

TEMPLE TERRACE — Russ Oberbroeckling, the founder and commissioner of Buddy Baseball, a league for Tampa Bay-area special-needs children, is no stranger to receiving accolades.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Florida College food service providers donate foodstuff

Florida College food service providers donate foodstuff

TAMPA — Compassion for the homeless and hungry is alive and well on the campus of Florida College.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Painting, wine, camaraderie add up to fun and self-discovery

Painting, wine, camaraderie add up to fun and self-discovery

You’re invited to come hang out and let yourself go.
Updated: 6 hours ago
School shoots for the stars – with marshmallows

School shoots for the stars – with marshmallows

Fourth grade scientists at Lawton Chiles Elementary School researched energy and motion the past month by launching soft projectiles – better known as marshmallows.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Visiting Santa’s Workshop at MOSI brings out creativity

Visiting Santa’s Workshop at MOSI brings out creativity

Once wasn’t enough to satisfy the ingenious minds of Younglee Kwon’s four young children.
Published: 12/10/14
Wesley Chapel Rotarians experience the 'thanks' in Thanksgiving

Wesley Chapel Rotarians experience the 'thanks' in Thanksgiving

WESLEY CHAPEL — “Service Above Self.” The longstanding Rotary International motto is the principle upon which Rotarians throughout the world conduct themselves within their diverse communities.
Published: 12/10/14
Mom has mission to help those with special needs

Mom has mission to help those with special needs

TAMPA — Taylor Atkinson is 22 and still believes in Santa Claus. He dances, loves the girls, and has a smile that makes them love him right back.
Published: 12/10/14
One-time trainer leads horse rescue, rehab effort

One-time trainer leads horse rescue, rehab effort

TAMPA — Jack Fischer has been around horses his entire life. You might even say it is in his blood, since not only his father but also other family members worked as jockeys. Fischer knows his way around a horse like few others. ...
Published: 12/10/14
Fresh, healthy food is a family affair at Salt ‘n Pepper

Fresh, healthy food is a family affair at Salt ‘n Pepper

NEW TAMPA — Almost every day Paul Bacon stops in for breakfast and dinner at Dash of Salt ’n Pepper, an eatery and catering facility neighboring his workplace in the Cory Lake Isles Professional Center.
Published: 12/10/14