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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

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Creators say park’s opening is a dog-gone great thing

Creators say park’s opening is a dog-gone great thing

TAMPA PALMS — Attention all area canine caretakers: The Rotary Club of New Tampa has something special to woof about.
Published: 05/13/15
A party to remember at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

A party to remember at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

TAMPA — Young patients fighting life-threatening illnesses exchanged their hospital gowns for glittery gowns May 1 for a night to remember.
Published: 05/13/15
Coop project gets Boy Scout closer to Eagle rank

Coop project gets Boy Scout closer to Eagle rank

SEMINOLE HEIGHTS — When Boy Scout Sebastian Zambrano had to do a community service project for a badge, he “wanted to do something earth-related.”
Published: 05/13/15
Boy Scouts no more

Boy Scouts no more

Boy Scouts from across the Tampa Bay area and beyond — including as far away as the town of Webster — converged at the USF Alumni Center May 3 for the 2015 Eagle Scout Recognition event.
Published: 05/13/15
Everyone invited to a street party filled with fun, food on Sunday

Everyone invited to a street party filled with fun, food on Sunday

TEMPLE TERRACE — Coping with the constant flow of traffic on major roadways has become a way of life for people traveling in and around Hillsborough County.
Published: 05/13/15
Vocal ensemble sets concert schedule

Vocal ensemble sets concert schedule

TAMPA — Vocalist Paula Klein considers herself blessed to be part of a group of high-caliber singers with a wide range of musical experience and expertise.
Published: 05/13/15
Success just the latest move for Music Box

Success just the latest move for Music Box

TAMPA — It’s hard to tell where life is going to take you. Jim Chambers knows this better than most.
Published: 05/13/15
Voodoo lily is one of a very unusual plant family

Voodoo lily is one of a very unusual plant family

Decades ago someone called me and told me I had to go see a plant he’d never seen before and was pretty sure I hadn’t either. He didn’t have a name for it, just the address of where it was located. I was younger then, more curiou...
Published: 05/13/15
Here’s a back-pocket recipe that’ll always have your back

Here’s a back-pocket recipe that’ll always have your back

As I sat at the computer, lamenting the fact that I’d spent too much time cruising the Internet when I should have been writing, the clock on the screen said 5:10 p.m.
Published: 05/13/15
Lawn mower caused large brush fire in New Tampa, firefighters say

Lawn mower caused large brush fire in New Tampa, firefighters say

A large brush fire that threatened to burn a church in New Tampa this afternoon was likely set by the hot muffler of a lawn mower, firefighters said.
Updated one month ago