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Sunday, Apr 19, 2015

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Remembrance of things past

I was born in 1941 in the Washington, D.C., area and lived there for more than 59 years. Wisdom has it that home is where the heart is, and I agree. But I’d extend that to say that home is also where our memories lie. I’ll be returning ...
Published: 04/15/15
Brandon bash offers open garden tours

Brandon bash offers open garden tours

There are few treats for gardeners better than wandering through people’s gardens, and this Saturday will be a fine opportunity. At no cost but your traveling expenses you can visit four very different gardens in the Brandon, Riverview and Val...
Published: 04/15/15
Turn to bison for a healthy, delicious change of pace

Turn to bison for a healthy, delicious change of pace

Demonstrating yet again my devotion to explore food trends, I recently tossed the family and a cooler in the car and headed to Punta Gorda for some bison meat.
Published: 04/15/15
Coca-Cola and NCAA sponsor basketball clinic for disabled athletes

Coca-Cola and NCAA sponsor basketball clinic for disabled athletes

The timing was perfect and the occasion was one a group of special-needs athletes and their coaches would not soon forget.
Published: 04/15/15
Neighborhood families invited to join event

Neighborhood families invited to join event

TEMPLE TERRACE — Participants are getting pumped up for one of the community’s biggest and most meaningful events of the year.
Published: 04/15/15
Painting party stimulates creativity and contributions for a good cause

Painting party stimulates creativity and contributions for a good cause

TEMPLE TERRACE — No skills or art supplies required.
Published: 04/15/15
Freedom High’s Color Guard stands out in state competition

Freedom High’s Color Guard stands out in state competition

NEW TAMPA — Last year during an open house for Freedom High incoming freshman color guard, coach Jessie Rivers pulled new enrollee Aaron Moreno aside.
Published: 04/15/15
USF students meet trumpeters of note

USF students meet trumpeters of note

TAMPA — Celebrating the brassy sound of the trumpet and opportunities for learning the instrument brought musicians, students and vendors together recently for the University of South Florida School of Music’s Trumpet Day Spring 2015....
Published: 04/15/15
Public is invited to Nature’s Classroom’s annual open house

Public is invited to Nature’s Classroom’s annual open house

THONOTOSASSA — Tampa plein air artist Terry Klaaren has traveled extensively and visited numerous rivers across the country along the way.
Published: 04/08/15
Rotarians of all ages come together to help feed the poor

Rotarians of all ages come together to help feed the poor

The crowd that gathered in the Freedom High School cafeteria to help feed the less fortunate was a feast for all eyes to see.
Published: 04/08/15