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Centenarians honored with luncheon

Centenarians honored with luncheon

TAMPA – Be happy, be nice – and do what you can for your fellow man.
Published: 10/08/14
Florida College celebrates center’s $1.7 million transformation

Florida College celebrates center’s $1.7 million transformation

TEMPLE TERRACE — History and makeovers run deep on the campus of Florida College.
Published: 10/08/14
The YES! F.A.I.R. is coming to town

The YES! F.A.I.R. is coming to town

TAMPA — Becki Forsell has never wanted to be defined by her disability.
Published: 10/01/14
Updated: 10/02/14
Aptly titled cookbook is nonsense-free

Aptly titled cookbook is nonsense-free

It takes a special gift to know when to get all fancy with a cookbook title and when to play it dead straight. I’d say “Just Friggin’ Cook!” gets right to the friggin’ point.
Published: 10/01/14

City Council rejects waivers for laundry business

TEMPLE TERRACE — Despite the recommendation of approval by the city's development review committee and a lack of objections by the county's city-county planning commission, the Temple Terrace City Council voted 4 to 1 against allowing a coin-op...
Published: 10/01/14
Literacy celebrated by tutors, students

Literacy celebrated by tutors, students

YBOR CITY — Sarrah Conn, of South Tampa, and Julia Etienne, of East Tampa, share a special bond.
Published: 10/01/14
For some, Party Artsy provides therapy along with art

For some, Party Artsy provides therapy along with art

Karen Dowd, of South Tampa, suffered a serious stroke but has found a positive way to cope — with every brush stroke she makes with a paintbrush. Dowd participated recently in a Party Artsy art class, an event that has been popping up all over...
Published: 10/01/14
Gala’s speaker shows UACDC program works

Gala’s speaker shows UACDC program works

TAMPA — It was an affair that drew a host of professional athletes, legislators and several other admired Tampa Bay area residents.
Published: 10/01/14
Volunteers needed as Girl Scout leaders

Volunteers needed as Girl Scout leaders

TAMPA — It breaks Leslie Blake’s heart when she thinks about how many gals’ names are on the waiting list to become Girl Scouts.
Published: 10/01/14
Professional reaches her pinnacle — she can now vote

Professional reaches her pinnacle — she can now vote

TAMPA — In 1969, Margaret Chan-Carter made the biggest decision of her life.
Published: 09/24/14