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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

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Buddy Baseball grants two volunteer scholarships

Buddy Baseball grants two volunteer scholarships

TEMPLE TERRACE — Evan Duga is like the big brother that only-child Stephen Guterman never had.
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Radiant Fruit now open at the Carrollwood Cultural Center

Radiant Fruit now open at the Carrollwood Cultural Center

Florida is the citrus state. The state was grown by the fruit industry. Citrus has always been a key element of Florida’s economy, so what better way to celebrate that than with an art exhibit dedicated to fruit? Radiant Fruit is currently dis...
Updated one month ago
‘Absolute’ auction marks end of era for Brandon photography studio

‘Absolute’ auction marks end of era for Brandon photography studio

BRANDON — His house on Lakewood Drive in Brandon has always been more than a home to Alan Feldman, who in 1975 opened a photography studio there, specializing in the art of portraiture.
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Here’s a new twist on a classic treat

Here’s a new twist on a classic treat

I’m all about dessert. I can’t finish a meal without thinking about or eating one. So after a day out in the sun pulling weeds and muscles, we sat down to a lazy, but healthy dinner – salad and a turkey burger. Then came the big ...
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Boston Marathon ends with proposal for Hillsborough couple

Boston Marathon ends with proposal for Hillsborough couple

TAMPA — It was a particularly cold, windy and wet morning Monday for a Floridian to finish the Boston Marathon, but Dustin Hicks had some extra motivation to keep moving — the wedding ring tied to his running shoe.
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Remembrance of things past

I was born in 1941 in the Washington, D.C., area and lived there for more than 59 years. Wisdom has it that home is where the heart is, and I agree. But I’d extend that to say that home is also where our memories lie. I’ll be returning ...
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Brandon bash offers open garden tours

Brandon bash offers open garden tours

There are few treats for gardeners better than wandering through people’s gardens, and this Saturday will be a fine opportunity. At no cost but your traveling expenses you can visit four very different gardens in the Brandon, Riverview and Val...
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Turn to bison for a healthy, delicious change of pace

Turn to bison for a healthy, delicious change of pace

Demonstrating yet again my devotion to explore food trends, I recently tossed the family and a cooler in the car and headed to Punta Gorda for some bison meat.
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Coca-Cola and NCAA sponsor basketball clinic for disabled athletes

Coca-Cola and NCAA sponsor basketball clinic for disabled athletes

The timing was perfect and the occasion was one a group of special-needs athletes and their coaches would not soon forget.
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Neighborhood families invited to join event

Neighborhood families invited to join event

TEMPLE TERRACE — Participants are getting pumped up for one of the community’s biggest and most meaningful events of the year.
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