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Friday, Aug 22, 2014

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‘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
Home cooking, personal service on the menu at Ellie’s

Home cooking, personal service on the menu at Ellie’s

TAMPA — When it comes to Ellie’s Restaurant, it’s important to know two things.
Published: 08/06/14
Two honored by mayor, governor

Two honored by mayor, governor

Recently, more than 200 veterans were honored and presented the Florida Governor’s Veterans Service Award at Governor Rick Scott’s awards ceremony here in Tampa.
Published: 08/06/14
Her moves have taken her to college

Her moves have taken her to college

TAMPA — Amanda Mitchell is modest enough, but she definitely thinks she can dance.
Published: 08/06/14

Carrollwood Cultural Center announces new classes for fall

TAMPA — When the Carrollwood Cultural Center announced “several” new classes for this fall, they weren’t kidding.
Published: 07/30/14
Updated: 08/06/14

Lightning strike likely cause of Odessa house fire

Neighbors alerted residents to an early-morning fire in Odessa that officials say was likely caused by a lightning strike.
Published: 08/03/14
Engineering workshops help Westchase campers explore world

Engineering workshops help Westchase campers explore world

TAMPA — Kids love to eat. But at a camp in Westchase, they have the opportunity to learn what actually goes into the food they put in their bellies — and a whole lot more.
Published: 07/30/14
Updated: 07/31/14
Scouts vote to spend summer gathering school supplies for others

Scouts vote to spend summer gathering school supplies for others

TAMPA — The kids in Cub Scout Pack 315 were given a project, something fun to do during the long hot summer months.
Published: 07/30/14
Updated: 07/31/14
Little Strides Fitness hosts kickball competition for kids

Little Strides Fitness hosts kickball competition for kids

The Little Strides Fitness program holds kickball competition at Davidsen Middle School in Westchase on Monday nights. The program is open for kids from first through sixth-grade.
Published: 07/30/14

Tampa’s Keystone Little League team continues to create their own history

NORTHWEST – Tampa has a rich history when it comes to Little League baseball. Players like Fred McGriff, Tino Martinez, Lou Piniella, Tony LaRussa, Luis Gonzalez and Wade Boggs have all graced the smaller fields of Tampa before the moved on to...
Published: 07/24/14
Updated: 07/30/14