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Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014

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Chicken with rice rivalry this Saturday at Festival del Sabor

Chicken with rice rivalry this Saturday at Festival del Sabor

Almost every family I know has it’s own recipe for arroz con pollo – aka chicken with rice – and each thinks that theirs is the best.
Updated: 13 hours ago
For those who remember rhubarb

For those who remember rhubarb

Quite likely people who have lived in Florida all or most of their lives have never tasted rhubarb, though it’s sometimes seen at the grocery store in the produce section. Its red stems are the part that taste so good (or bad to some).
Updated: 13 hours ago
Hidden cafe offers calm dining retreat

Hidden cafe offers calm dining retreat

Caffeine deprived and craving something sweet, I recently decided to check out The Landing Cafe in Waterset.
Published: 09/10/14
Updated: 09/11/14
Fame just a click, or several, away for ‘Dumpster Kitty’

Fame just a click, or several, away for ‘Dumpster Kitty’

TAMPA — Marmalade is a small, 1-year-old kitten who loves spending time in trash cans.
Published: 09/10/14

Upcoming ‘Roll and Read’ event promotes literacy

YBOR CITY — Parents can decorate strollers and wagons for a 1-mile walk down “reading lane” for the first-ever “Roll and Read — Powered by Parents as Teachers,” an international event promoting early literacy...
Published: 09/10/14
Tampa Bay Children’s Chorus has openings

Tampa Bay Children’s Chorus has openings

TAMPA — Zeth Sepulveda is starting his fourth year as a singer in the Tampa Bay Children’s Chorus.
Published: 09/10/14
Former MacDill commander calls Carrollwood home

Former MacDill commander calls Carrollwood home

Looking back on his long career, Milt Steadman has to say that his favorite duty station was Bitburg Air Base in what was then West Germany.
Published: 09/10/14

PAWS UP for Animal Coalition of Tampa fundraiser

CARROLLWOOD — Life Amplified PAWS UP, a spoken word and all-ages variety showcase will be held on Saturday, Sept. 13 at 1:30 p.m. at Carrollwood Players Theatre, 4333 Gunn Highway.
Published: 09/10/14

Classic musical comes alive at Carrollwood Players

What’s big and green and has a voracious appetite for human blood? Thankfully, it is something that only exists through the puppeteer on the stage of Carrollwood Players Theatre for the musical, “Little Shop of Horrors.”
Published: 09/10/14
South Shore fishing club angles funds for diabetes patients

South Shore fishing club angles funds for diabetes patients

RUSKIN – For the past six years, the South Shore Anglers have successfully raised funds for the family of a car accident victim and a couple who lost their home to fire, purchased a specialized stroller for an autistic child, helped offset the...
Published: 09/09/14