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Deputies: Tampa man aimed laser at airplanes, police helicopter

Deputies: Tampa man aimed laser at airplanes, police helicopter

TAMPA — Air traffic controllers at Tampa International Airport were forced Sunday night to change the landing and departure routes of commercial jet liners after a man on the ground aimed a laser lighting device at four commercial airplanes an...
Published: 09/08/14
These cheerleaders are serious, have the scars to prove it

These cheerleaders are serious, have the scars to prove it

TAMPA — There are people who don’t consider cheerleaders to be athletes.
Published: 09/03/14
Hospital plans free health, pampering event for women

Hospital plans free health, pampering event for women

WESLEY CHAPEL — Generally speaking, women have a lot on their plates.
Published: 09/03/14
Friendly face behind the badge at Buchanan Middle

Friendly face behind the badge at Buchanan Middle

TAMPA — Lisa Noland might wear the uniform of a sherrif’s deputy as the Resource Officer at Buchanan Middle School, but she’s much more than that.
Published: 09/03/14

Jesuit grad Maccaglia chasing more than journeyman dreams

TAMPA — Anthony Maccaglia may be only a senior in college, but he is considered one of the top amateur golfers in America.
Published: 09/03/14
Jesuit’s Mastro headed North for lacrosse

Jesuit’s Mastro headed North for lacrosse

TAMPA – It is hard to be a high school lacrosse player in Florida.
Published: 09/03/14
Time to give rise to a new recipe idea

Time to give rise to a new recipe idea

The gods in charge of finding new recipes were looking down on me last week.
Published: 09/03/14

Lifters and leaners learn from one another

“Ah ha” moments don’t happen often to me, but when they do, the insight sticks. Years ago, I was having lunch with my good friend Jane who is a family counselor, and I was unburdening myself about how difficult it was to help my ...
Published: 09/03/14
Ti plants set off any scene

Ti plants set off any scene

We had a flower shop in Ohio in the early ‘60s, and I went to design classes to learn all I could. The best thing I learned was that we could send $5 to a man called A. James in Orlando and he would send us a box of tropical foliage, including...
Published: 08/27/14

Time-travel in our living room

It comforted me to kiss my father goodbye yesterday despite the fact that he passed away 20 years ago. The opportunity presented itself and I took full advantage of the moment. After years of procrastination, Oscar and I embarked on a time-travel adv...
Published: 08/27/14