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Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014

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Store continues to click with shutterbugs

Store continues to click with shutterbugs

TAMPA — When Ray Bunch opened North Tampa Photography 42 years ago, his family business typified retail photography. Independent operators like Bunch and national chains like Ritz Camera Centers Inc. (now ritzcamera.com), opened stores in neig...
Published: 10/15/14
New Tampa Palms church embraces diversity

New Tampa Palms church embraces diversity

NEW TAMPA — Together with God, life is limitless.
Published: 10/15/14
Humana grant helps program for homeless teens grow

Humana grant helps program for homeless teens grow

NEW TAMPA — Out of one of the most difficult times in Vicki Sokolik’s life, a remarkable, one-of-a-kind program was born.
Published: 10/15/14

Pedestrian from Temple Terrace hit by car near Seminole

A 35-year-old man was in serious condition Wednesday night after being struck by a car as he walked across Seminole Boulevard in Pinellas County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Published: 10/09/14
‘Village’ of volunteers swarms Greco Middle campus for service day

‘Village’ of volunteers swarms Greco Middle campus for service day

One of Greco Middle School Principal Olayinka Alege’s goals for this year is to establish strong partnerships with the surrounding community.
Published: 10/08/14
Updated: 10/09/14
Cupcake Festival, apple torte and more reasons why I love October

Cupcake Festival, apple torte and more reasons why I love October

Those baby pumpkins and unusual gourds I’ve been tempted to buy at the supermarket are just the beginning of the good things the month of October brings. Their orange, red and brown tones remind me of a crisp autumn day in Minnesota, where I w...
Published: 10/08/14
This guy’s a master of many things

This guy’s a master of many things

John Starnes made his living as a landscaper in both Denver and Tampa. He was also a garden columnist for the two metropolitan newspapers and wrote magazine articles, as well.
Published: 10/08/14
Photographer captures Florida’s stunning skies

Photographer captures Florida’s stunning skies

Andrew Vernon, 26, said most of his landscape photography is captured within an hour of the Tampa Bay area, where the skies are typically friendly for his photographic art.
Published: 10/08/14

Business takes the ‘Show on the Road’

TAMPA — Jessica Schoenfeld has a very busy life.
Published: 10/08/14
Chiles Elementary joins the fight against ALS

Chiles Elementary joins the fight against ALS

In September, grades kindergarten through fifth at New Tampa’s Lawton Chiles Elementary School spent time each day learning about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as ALS. While class instruction focused on a general understanding of...
Published: 10/08/14