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Suzanne Camp Crosby’s art work highlighted

Suzanne Camp Crosby’s art work highlighted

YBOR CITY — An exhibit celebrating Suzanne Camp Crosby’s 20 years as a full-time member of the art faculty on the Hillsborough Community College Ybor City campus will open Monday. Crosby will retire in April....
Published: 01/07/15
County approves Hunter’s Lake town center project

County approves Hunter’s Lake town center project

NEW TAMPA — In a public-private partnership agreement, the county is teaming up with a Tampa developer to build what officials consider a good fit for the projected New Tampa Community Park.
Published: 01/07/15
Lightning’s Andreychuk and company bring cheer to hospital patients

Lightning’s Andreychuk and company bring cheer to hospital patients

WESLEY CHAPEL — Former Tampa Bay Lightning left winger Dave Andreychuk’s hospital of choice — should he or a family member need special care — is Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel.
Published: 01/07/15
School’s annual Schenecker Memorial Fund reaps record amount

School’s annual Schenecker Memorial Fund reaps record amount

TAMPA PALMS — Retired U.S. Army Col. Parker Schenecker no longer has his daughter Calyx and son Beau in his life. But he has a whole host of Liberty Middle School students he can love and shower with accolades in acknowledgment of their caring...
Published: 01/07/15
Should we never plant a vine?

Should we never plant a vine?

A man I used to see at University of South Florida festivals always mentioned he would never plant a vine on his property. I understood his reluctance. It’s too bad I didn’t take his words to heart.
Published: 01/06/15
Pamper your pups with homemade treats

Pamper your pups with homemade treats

A couple of years ago I learned that baking for dogs gives me the same rush I get from baking for people.
Published: 01/06/15

Fire destroys unoccupied house in Tampa

Hillsborough County firefighters are investigating an early-morning blaze at a vacant home in the university area.
Published: 01/05/15

Berlinicke: If we build it, Rays fans still won’t come

Is everyone or anyone sick of talking about a new stadium for the Tampa Bay Rays?
Published: 12/31/14

Midlife spices: Grandchildren and a new look at an old book

As we all grow older, it’s human nature to make mistakes and do things we regret. Sometimes we can correct our mistakes and other times it’s too late. But I had an interesting experience this week that offered a third option — le...
Published: 12/31/14
Gardening: Even unusual lots can have lovely gardens

Gardening: Even unusual lots can have lovely gardens

When Wanda and Alan Butler bought their three-quarters of an acre in south Brandon, there was a rise of 17 feet from the road to the back of the lot. They left the slight hill in the front and made a level area for their house. Then they put a wall f...
Published: 12/31/14