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Spring Beer Fling returns to Curtis Hixon with a splash

Spring Beer Fling returns to Curtis Hixon with a splash

SOUTH TAMPA — Put on your bikini or swim trunks for the Spring Beer Fling at Curtis Hixon Park in downtown Tampa on Saturday featuring a three-story tall water slide and a lineup of garage-surf-rock bands.
Published: 03/18/15
Feast of St. Joseph tradition lives on

Feast of St. Joseph tradition lives on

WEST TAMPA — The children of Al Noto Sr. just thought they were helping their parents. Never did they imagine that, 40 years later, they would be the ones carrying on a tradition.
Published: 03/18/15
Will board game be a hit? Only the stars can tell

Will board game be a hit? Only the stars can tell

They say that at night, when you are away from the city, you can see all the stars in the night sky.
Published: 03/18/15
Martial arts school focuses on the art, not the fight

Martial arts school focuses on the art, not the fight

The flashy fight scenes and high drama of many martial arts movies present a rather skewed version of what martial arts are really all about. While many martial arts schools are happy to take people's money and train them in diluted traditions - alte...
Published: 03/18/15

Church to hold annual flea market

The Women of Oak Grove United Methodist Church will hold their annual Flea Market on March 28 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2707 W. Waters Ave. in the church’s Gage Hall.
Published: 03/18/15
Business helps other businesses connect, communicate

Business helps other businesses connect, communicate

NEW TAMPA — Three under-30-year-olds have, in the course of a dozen years, built a business whose clients range from local startups to large corporations include Target and Overstock.com.
Published: 03/18/15
Teamwork made every assignment great

Teamwork made every assignment great

Just inside the gate at MacDill Air Force Base in South Tampa, a menacing F-4 fighter jet stands guard. The plaque beneath the plane dedicates it to the service of Maj. Gen. Ernest Bedke, who flew the F-4 in 276 combat missions in Vietnam and served ...
Published: 03/18/15
New education director takes the reins at CCC

New education director takes the reins at CCC

TAMPA — It isn’t often that a dance instructor compares dance to a skill set similar to former NBA great Michael Jordan’s.
Published: 03/18/15
Ancient inventions featured in Hillel student presentation

Ancient inventions featured in Hillel student presentation

It's time once again for Hillel Academy's annual project night and the kids are gearing up. The event will be held tonight at 5:30 p.m. and the entire school has a different theme at each grade level....
Published: 03/18/15
Tampa brewer's 'Hunahpu's Day' crowded but calm

Tampa brewer's 'Hunahpu's Day' crowded but calm

TAMPA — Hours before the party even started, thousands of beer lovers were lined up all the way to an overflow parking lot in anticipation of Cigar City Brewing’s Hunahpu’s Day.
Published: 03/14/15