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Monday, Dec 22, 2014

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Women from New Tampa service clubs aim to spread a little holiday cheer

Women from New Tampa service clubs aim to spread a little holiday cheer

NEW TAMPA — Planting Seeds of Happiness is the 2014-2015 theme for the New Tampa Junior Woman’s Club.
Published: 12/03/14
Ryan Nece Foundation validates the power of giving

Ryan Nece Foundation validates the power of giving

TAMPA — Unlike typical mealtimes, Sharyna Black sat leisurely savoring every bite of the delectable dinner with her sons, 1-year-old Xavier and his 6-year-old big brother, Isaiah.
Published: 12/03/14
New Tampa Rotarians lend needy a helping hand

New Tampa Rotarians lend needy a helping hand

WESLEY CHAPEL — Kim Payne could hardly believe his eyes on a recent Wednesday morning as he drove into the driveway of Atonement Lutheran Church off S.R. 54, two miles east of Saddlebrook Resort.
Published: 12/03/14

City severs ties with redevelopment developer

TEMPLE TERRACE — Following a two-and-a-half year standstill of the revitalization of a 29-acre site at the southeast corner of Bullard Parkway and North 56th Street, the city has severed all ties with Vlass Temple Terrace LLC (VTT), the develo...
Published: 12/03/14
Seasonal favorite comes to Tampa City Ballet

Seasonal favorite comes to Tampa City Ballet

When the Tampa City Ballet performs Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker,” it’s more than just a story about a young girl named Clara and her journey to the Kingdom of Sweets.
Published: 12/03/14
35 years of art and more at Lutz craft festival

35 years of art and more at Lutz craft festival

LUTZ — More than 250 vendors have secured every space at the 35th annual Lutz Arts & Crafts Festival this weekend.
Published: 12/03/14

Tampa drivers can test drive new aluminum Ford

TAMPA — Ford Motor Company’s aluminum-bodied 2015 F-150 — the most fuel-efficient truck of its kind — will be available for test spins in Tampa during a nationwide tour. Test drives of the not-yet-available-to-the-public t...
Published: 12/03/14
Give it a swirl, homemade caramel sauce

Give it a swirl, homemade caramel sauce

I used to hate caramel sauce. It’s usually thin, runny and lackluster in flavor.
Published: 12/02/14
How to succeed at gardening with minimum maintenance

How to succeed at gardening with minimum maintenance

Tom and Barb Noethiger can teach us all some lessons on how to have a neat and lovely garden with a minimum of maintenance and a maximum of enjoyment.
Published: 12/02/14

Thoughts about the technology of preservation

A letter came in the mail a few days ago and I opened it with curiosity. It was from my cousin Carol in New York, who I see rarely these days but we keep in touch by phone. The envelope read “Do Not Bend,” and that just made me even mor...
Published: 12/02/14