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Veteran dance teacher prepares to move business to a much larger location

Veteran dance teacher prepares to move business to a much larger location

TAMPA — Terri Howell has been dancing as long as she can remember. So long that she was more than ready to start her own dance studio at the age of 19, right out of high school.
Published: 08/13/14
Drama instructor leads by example

Drama instructor leads by example

TAMPA — Nobody can say that Seth Travaglino isn’t passionate about his job. He can out-dance and out-sing just about anyone in his summer troupe and his students don’t have any problems with that.
Published: 08/13/14

Eight tips when your first child goes off to college

The boxes are packed — so is the car — and your first bird is ready to leave the nest. Here are eight tips from a career educator to help you through the days ahead.
Published: 08/13/14
This gardener is a wonder named Willow

This gardener is a wonder named Willow

A few hours with Willow Lamonte of Willow Herbal Delight Nursery in Valrico is sure to lift the spirit, soothe the soul and give you all sorts of new ideas for your garden.
Published: 08/13/14

Making room for the future

The time has come and we’re ready. Until now I could never have imagined being willing and able to address this issue. I’m not sure exactly what changed, but the challenge awaits us and the determination has arrived.
Published: 08/13/14
What to do with all that water

What to do with all that water

Saving water becomes a habit for most gardeners in Florida, but this summer we’ve had some opposite problems – too much rain and too many mosquitoes.
Published: 08/06/14
This coffee gets cooler in the summer

This coffee gets cooler in the summer

Opening the fridge to find a container of cold-brewed coffee concentrate is as much a part of summer for me as sunburn, a triple-digit heat index and mosquito bites – except it’s infinitely better.
Published: 08/06/14

Discovering the expense of wasted worry

It began with an invitation from our son and ended up being a truly valuable life lesson.
Published: 08/06/14
Pregnant suspect sought in Carrollwood Target thefts

Pregnant suspect sought in Carrollwood Target thefts

Hillsborough County deputies are seeking the public’s help in locating a pregnant woman suspected of shoplifting at two Target stores in the Carrollwood area on two consecutive days.
Published: 08/06/14

‘Big 10 Golf Outing’ to help ‘restore the roar’

TAMPA — It’s a long way from Happy Valley, Pa., to Northwest Tampa, but the distance doesn’t seem too far for a group of Penn State football fans and golfers who are looking to “restore the roar.”...
Published: 08/06/14