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Friday, Nov 28, 2014

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Shopping tour visits consignment boutiques, outlet mall

BRANDON — Joyce Williams, owner of Diva Consignment Boutique in Brandon, is sponsoring a shopping tour from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 15.
Updated: 1 months ago
Ruskin food truck offers unique menu options

Ruskin food truck offers unique menu options

Armed with a willingness to risk lunch on something new, I recently drove over to Ruskin to check out JP Dacey’s Original Spiedies – a new food truck on Shell Point Road.
Updated: 1 months ago
It’s all about food, community at Ruskin Seafood Fest

It’s all about food, community at Ruskin Seafood Fest

RUSKIN – Hordes of people are expected to descend into South Shore the weekend of Nov. 1-2 for Ruskin's signature community celebration – the annual Ruskin Seafood Festival. It's a weekend where more than 25,000 visitors will seek their f...
Updated: 1 months ago
New Tampa Rotary to host clay shoot in memory of prized Rotarian

New Tampa Rotary to host clay shoot in memory of prized Rotarian

NEW TAMPA — Joe Amon was known as the consummate professional throughout his 40-year career as a civil engineer.
Updated: 1 months ago
Interim executive director/CEO appointed at UACDC

Interim executive director/CEO appointed at UACDC

TAMPA — Sarah Combs has been named interim executive director and chief executive officer of the University Area Community Development Corporation.
Updated: 1 months ago
Police, community come together for fun and safety

Police, community come together for fun and safety

Mayor Frank Chillura perceives the city’s annual National Night Out observance as a reflection of the community it serves.
Updated: 1 months ago
Oktoberfest to be held at Lutheran church

Oktoberfest to be held at Lutheran church

Christ Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 304 Druid Hills Road in Temple Terrace, will host its annual Oktoberfest on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $7 in advance and $8 the day of. Dinner, beverage, live music and a souvenir cup are included...
Updated: 1 months ago

Traditions are the glue of generations

We did it because it was fun, it drew us closer to our children and we were looking for a memory-maker that would be a special event we could savor and share upon recollection. That’s how “Foothie” was born in our family.
Updated: 1 months ago
No injuries from chlorine leak at USF water plant

No injuries from chlorine leak at USF water plant

A chlorine leak at the University of South Florida’s Tampa campus forced the evacuation of some buildings and brought out a hazardous-materials team Thursday morning.
Updated: 1 months ago
Freedom High booster club treasurer accused of embezzling $15,000

Freedom High booster club treasurer accused of embezzling $15,000

The former treasurer of Freedom High School’s athletic booster club has been accused of withdrawing more than $15,000 from the organization’s bank account for personal use.
Updated: 1 months ago