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Wednesday, Apr 16, 2014

Northwest News

Pickleball tournament helps wheelchair team

TAMPA – Pickleball is one of the fastest growing games anywhere – but Russell Elefterion has even bigger ideas.
Published: 04/15/14
Jewish Federation prepares Kibbutz Cohn

Jewish Federation prepares Kibbutz Cohn

TAMPA – The Tampa Bay Jewish community is about to party, and the celebration gets bigger every year.
Published: 04/15/14
Plenty of activities at Northdale Family Fun Festival

Plenty of activities at Northdale Family Fun Festival

The Northdale Recreation Center held its annual Family Fun Festival on April 5.
Published: 04/15/14

Gaither’s Permuy eyes one more shot at baseball title

TAMPA – After 31 years of win after win, from building a baseball team from scratch to watching it become a perennial power in the Tampa Bay area, Frank Permuy thought he had seen it all.
Published: 04/15/14
Sips Specialty Coffee House beckons to  past

Sips Specialty Coffee House beckons to past

Caryn Reed and her husband, Ken, opened Sips Specialty Coffee House in August 2012 with the idea that a good product and great customer service are the keys to a successful business.
Published: 04/15/14

Spaghetti Mondays help unite Sickles baseball team

TAMPA – It’s all about the spaghetti.
Published: 04/15/14
Small ‘community orchards’ in three Tampa parks

Small ‘community orchards’ in three Tampa parks

TAMPA — Tanja and Jared Vidovic had out-of-town guests a while back who wondered aloud where all the fruit trees were, the ones for which Florida is famous.
Published: 04/13/14
Skate park opens April 19  in Town ‘N Country

Skate park opens April 19 in Town ‘N Country

Skateboarders and inline skaters in the Town ‘N Country area are getting their own park on April 19.
Published: 04/10/14

The quality of life is enhanced by our natural surroundings

I never had the experience before and now that I’ve had it, I hope to never have it again. It’s such a simple thing, I just didn’t expect the feelings that came with it.
Published: 04/09/14
What’s new at USF Botanical Gardens?

What’s new at USF Botanical Gardens?

Going back to a garden you’ve visited before has the charm of seeing the familiar. Then comes the delight of what’s been added or improved.
Published: 04/09/14