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Thoughts about the habits we inherit

Having lived with my birth family for more than 22 years before I married and moved away, I know where I come from. I know why my hair grayed early (like my mom’s) and why my right hand has a tremor (like my mom’s mom). These are physic...
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Shrimp plants come in many colors

Shrimp plants come in many colors

Half a century ago when I first visited Florida with my parents, my mother was quite taken by a shrimp plant she spotted in a restaurant. Papa was more taken that she had given it a name. How did she know it was a shrimp plant? he asked.
Published: 07/24/14
Man capitalizes on his talent for creating spicy sauces

Man capitalizes on his talent for creating spicy sauces

TAMPA — Derry Montoute and his wife, Ann-Marie, are from Trinidad where the heat from the tropical climate goes perfectly with the spices and hot sauce that emanate from every kitchen and restaurant.
Published: 07/23/14
Silver Dollar Golf Club’s superintendent is dedicated to keeping links lush

Silver Dollar Golf Club’s superintendent is dedicated to keeping links lush

ODESSA — Every morning, Tim Sweet wakes up and checks the Weather Channel. At least a few times.
Published: 07/23/14
For Nona, Flamenco is more than music; it is life

For Nona, Flamenco is more than music; it is life

TAMPA — You’re not going to see a lot of Flamenco dancers rocking out at area proms.
Published: 07/23/14

Hillel Academy passes crucial FCIS test

TAMPA — The whole process started in mid-March at the Hillel Academy. It was time to assess the school’s entire program and welcome an accreditation team to the school.
Published: 07/23/14
Youth theater group to put on original production

Youth theater group to put on original production

TAMPA — Putting on a major summer production that requires a large group of kids is a huge commitment.
Published: 07/23/14
Duke rower got her start at Berkeley Prep

Duke rower got her start at Berkeley Prep

TAMPA — When you think of Duke University, perhaps you think of its basketball team, or its medical center.
Published: 07/23/14

Deputies: Suspect stole electric shavers from Carrollwood store

Hillsborough County deputies are seeking the public’s help in locating a suspect they say stole $400 in electric shavers from a Marshall’s in Carrollwood.
Published: 07/22/14
Edwin Watts Golf reopens

Edwin Watts Golf reopens

Well, that didn't last long. About six months ago the store shut down as a change in ownership took place.
Published: 07/16/14
Updated: 07/18/14