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Barkarilla: Something to yelp about

Barkarilla: Something to yelp about

YBOR CITY — Big dogs and little dogs took to the streets of Ybor City recently — led by the new king and queen of Barkarilla in baby strollers.
Published: 01/14/15
Updated: 01/15/15

Pedestrian killed by car in Westchase, deputies say

A 56-year-old man was hit and killed by a car Tuesday night while walking across a street in Westchase, Hillsborough deputies said.
Published: 01/14/15
Volunteers get fashionably detailed for LifePath Hospice fashion show

Volunteers get fashionably detailed for LifePath Hospice fashion show

CARROLLWOOD — Top-name dresses, pants, jackets and more — many with the original sale tags — fill the backroom of the Carrollwood Life’s Treasures Thrift Store.
Published: 01/14/15

Youth sports program to offer fast-growing lacrosse

TAMPA — Lacrosse is pretty much new to Florida. It’s a Northern game — one that still calls the Baltimore area its epicenter — that is growing wildly though the South. Locally, Anthony Vetrano is doing his best to help it ...
Published: 01/14/15
Young gymnast aspires to be Olympian

Young gymnast aspires to be Olympian

NEW TAMPA — Gymnast Arden Spiro has his heart and mind set on being an Olympian.
Published: 01/14/15
Students’ patriotic songs serenade freedom seeker

Students’ patriotic songs serenade freedom seeker

TAMPA — There was no chance in the world that Lazaro Escobio wasn’t going to puddle up the campus at the Tampa Bay Christian Academy with tears.
Published: 01/14/15
Steinbrenner cheerleaders reflect on Macy’s Thanksgiving experience

Steinbrenner cheerleaders reflect on Macy’s Thanksgiving experience

LUTZ – Shortly after arriving in New York City about a month ago to perform in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, two Steinbrenner High School cheerleaders – Shelby Luke and Olivia Nissalke – quickly realized they were no...
Published: 01/14/15
Falling for Ina Garten, all over again

Falling for Ina Garten, all over again

What can I say? I’m a big fan of Ina Garten, a k a the Barefoot Contessa. Dinner at her house would top the wish list of countless home cooks, including me.
Published: 01/13/15
Suspect damages Tampa golf course before fleeing overturned truck

Suspect damages Tampa golf course before fleeing overturned truck

TAMPA — Even if you nail a drive straight down the fairway, the lie may be a bit rough on several holes at the Rocky Point Golf Course now.
Published: 01/12/15
Cultural Center raising funds for lighting upgrades

Cultural Center raising funds for lighting upgrades

The holiday season might be past but the Carrollwood Cultural Center still hopes to celebrate.
Published: 01/07/15