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Thursday, Nov 27, 2014

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FishHawk Turkey Trot emphasizes community service

From its humble start six years ago to its ambitious goals for this year’s run, the FishHawk Turkey Trot has been under the focused management of Leda Eaton, whose quest for community service hours for her children has launched both a must-do ...
Published: 11/12/14

Mirror, mirror on the wall

It’s big, it’s bulky and it’s full of memories. I was going to give it to Goodwill, but I can’t. It speaks too many languages – the language of love, of expectations, of anticipation, of pride, of hope, of dreams. I...
Published: 11/11/14
There’s more hope for saving our citrus

There’s more hope for saving our citrus

Gail Hubbell of Hubbell Nursery, 2610 E. College Ave., Ruskin, called me about my last article on citrus spray and said if a spray doesn’t have a pesticide in it, then it won’t do the job. So to be safe I’m now also using what sh...
Published: 11/11/14
Thanksgiving dinner for two – part two

Thanksgiving dinner for two – part two

Last week I wrote about how several years ago we decided to take it easy and stay put for Thanksgiving. The prospect of turkey dinner for two didn’t quite have the feel of “holiday” to me.
Published: 11/04/14
Updated: 11/11/14
Tampa police chief visits Temple Terrace church on recruiting mission

Tampa police chief visits Temple Terrace church on recruiting mission

TAMPA — About 50 Tampa Police officers are expected to retire next year, and the department is looking for their replacements.
Published: 11/09/14
Car Haggler takes all the worry out of car buying

Car Haggler takes all the worry out of car buying

SOUTH SHORE – Prior to the thrilling moment when a new car owner sits behind the wheel for the first time, there are anxious hours of car lot hopping, grueling negotiations and reams of paperwork.
Published: 11/07/14

International speaker coming to Linebaugh church

Chet Manchester, international speaker and one-time president of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston, will speak at the Second Church of Christ, Scientist, 1310 W. Linebaugh Ave., Sunday, Nov. 9, at 2 p.m.
Published: 11/05/14
Turkey dinner for two is no problem for Thanksgiving

Turkey dinner for two is no problem for Thanksgiving

On a rare Thanksgiving when we had no guests and I cooked dinner just for two, a friend asked me incredulously, “Why are you bothering?”
Published: 11/04/14
The ‘usual’ haircut brings with it a twist of the unexpected

The ‘usual’ haircut brings with it a twist of the unexpected

CARROLLWOOD — It was to be business as usual on Mike Schock’s 60th birthday.
Published: 11/04/14

Tax liens at issue in dissolving redevelopment agreement

TEMPLE TERRACE — The fanfare and enthusiasm associated with the July 2010 kickoff of the city’s effort to transform a 29-acre blighted shopping plaza southeast of Bullard Parkway and North 56th has long since faded....
Published: 11/04/14