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Thursday, Apr 24, 2014

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Rhode Island pedestrian killed on I-75 in Tampa

A pedestrian from Rhode Island was killed Tuesday night when he was struck by a car on I-75 in Tampa.
Published: 04/23/14

Kramer: Seeing a whole new world

It all began when I was in the fourth grade and couldn’t read what was on the blackboard. My mom took me to have my vision checked and we discovered I needed glasses. No problem. I was 10 and couldn’t care less. I got glasses and was ba...
Published: 04/23/14
Prieto: Redfish are taking over South Shore waters

Prieto: Redfish are taking over South Shore waters

Winter has finally passed and those dreaded cold fronts that kept us land locked for days are gone. Water temperatures soon should hit the magical 70-degree mark and that, mixed with a live well full of greenbacks, is something fish just can’t...
Published: 04/23/14
Brandies: Hoyas are the latest trend in plants

Brandies: Hoyas are the latest trend in plants

From time to time various plants become quite popular, and hoyas seem to be in demand these days. I recently talked with Tom Burress, owner of Brooker Creek Nursery in Odessa, who has been growing hoyas for 40 years. He has more than 100 different sp...
Published: 04/23/14
Kessel: Riverview High  has delicious curriculum

Kessel: Riverview High has delicious curriculum

Three days a week, students at Riverview High School get a taste of what it’s like in a real-world kitchen.
Published: 04/23/14
Temple Terrace Relay raises $75,000 to fight cancer

Temple Terrace Relay raises $75,000 to fight cancer

TEMPLE TERRACE – Thanks to the outstanding efforts and enthusiasm of people like Earl Brendle from Suncoast Credit Union and youngsters like the core of students from Terrace Community Middle School, the 2014 Temple Terrace Relay for Life on A...
Published: 04/22/14
Updated: 04/23/14

O’Neill: In racial N-game, context counts

BY JOE O’NEILL
Published: 04/23/14

Tampa driver dies in single-car crash on I-275 near Sligh

A Tampa man was killed early this morning when he lost control of his car and crashed on Interstate 275 near Sligh Avenue, closing northbound lanes for about four hours.
Published: 04/23/14
Hillsborough Realtors celebrate return of ‘seller’s market’

Hillsborough Realtors celebrate return of ‘seller’s market’

Hillsborough County Realtors may be experiencing cases of real estate déjà vu as the rapid shift from offer to close are telltale signs of a seller’s market.
Published: 04/22/14
New Tampa teenager excels in and out of water

New Tampa teenager excels in and out of water

NEW TAMPA – Fourteen-year-old Sam Sands learned to swim before he could walk. His passion for the sport has grown stronger with each passing year.
Published: 04/22/14