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Saturday, Jan 31, 2015

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Three great minor vegetables

Three great minor vegetables

When I had to spend the long cold winter up north, every year I made great plans and added at least one new plant to my vegetable garden. One of the Iowa farmers said he’d never seen half of what I was growing.
Published: 01/28/15
Keeping appetizers simple is key when pressed for time

Keeping appetizers simple is key when pressed for time

An hour before game night with friends on Saturday I remembered we were supposed to bring a snack to share. Of course I wanted to bring something that would make me look good, something deliciously creative and impressive. Time was against me, howeve...
Published: 01/28/15

Working to maintain an old friendship

Until fairly recently my body took good care of me. For 73 years we’ve been good friends and it has allowed me to play on the playground, ride my bike, do homework, finish housework, raise three children into adulthood and hold down a variety ...
Published: 01/28/15
City notes Arbor Day with seedling giveaways

City notes Arbor Day with seedling giveaways

TEMPLE TERRACE — It’s a city that is proud to be known as a Tree City USA. Its abundance of trees is a notable part of the community’s heritage.
Published: 01/28/15
Community’s relationship with middle school garden is growing

Community’s relationship with middle school garden is growing

The Farm 2 School program is sprouting more than just vegetables behind Greco Middle School.
Published: 01/28/15
Finalist for county’s top teacher inspires troubled kids

Finalist for county’s top teacher inspires troubled kids

TAMPA — In his 20 years as an educator, Dr. Anthony Colucci says he has never been in the company of a teacher as impressive as Cheryl White.
Published: 01/28/15
Church to host Bluegrass and BBQ Festival

Church to host Bluegrass and BBQ Festival

TEMPLE TERRACE — Tampa resident Tom Henderson was known as the godfather of bluegrass music throughout the Tampa Bay community and well beyond.
Published: 01/28/15
Prestigious award brought home to Tampa

Prestigious award brought home to Tampa

NEW TAMPA — Tampa resident Jason Sowell is now in the company of several people of prominence.
Published: 01/28/15
Vietnam vet remembers flight without radar

Vietnam vet remembers flight without radar

Even as an enlisted man in the Air Force, Fred Dean “Scotty” Cleland dreamed of being awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. After working as a mechanic on B-36 and B-52 aircraft, the determined young airman made his way through Office...
Published: 01/28/15

Free yoga program helps combat-stressed veterans heal

BRANDON — For some veterans, the injuries they experienced are often unseen. Through yoga breath work and poses, for many healing can begin on a deeper level.
Published: 01/28/15