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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
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