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Lutz celebrates its heritage

Lutz celebrates its heritage

The annual Lutz Independence Day Parade on Saturday will be part of a celebration with the theme “Lutz Heritage: Proudly We Serve.”
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Carrollwood bookstore swaps locations

Carrollwood bookstore swaps locations

CARROLLWOOD — Books can be like old friends, and when a neighborhood bookstore’s shopping center storefront is vacant, avid readers who shopped there might experience an empty feeling and wonder where it’s gone....
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It’s life on the run for the Harriers

It’s life on the run for the Harriers

CARROLLWOOD — While most area high schools support cross-country teams, middle school children with an interest in distance running have little opportunity for training and competition. Five years ago, siblings of high school cross-country run...
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Mastering the art of simple cooking

Mastering the art of simple cooking

Our 30-something niece Kim recently came to visit for a week and admitted to me she doesn’t cook much. She said it’s because it isn’t much fun preparing meals just for herself – and her three cherished cats.
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Suspect tries to steal girl’s video game in Tampa parking lot

Suspect tries to steal girl’s video game in Tampa parking lot

Hillsborough County deputies are seeking the public’s help in locating the suspect who attempted to steal a girl’s Nintendo DS video game at a Tampa parking lot.
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What’s new might be old again at local retailer

What’s new might be old again at local retailer

CARROLLWOOD — What is a modern vintage market? “A lot of people ask us that, but until they step inside Rare Hues, it’s kind of hard to explain the concept,” said owner Jen Carreno.
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Home-schoolers get their shot at musical theater

Home-schoolers get their shot at musical theater

DOWNTOWN — Dressed in a turquoise Aladdin T-shirt, with spiked blond hair and dark rimmed glasses, the eloquent 9-year-old sat posture perfect at the picnic table and answered questions like a seasoned professional — not a first-time mu...
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‘Uncork’ benefits pediatric cancer research

‘Uncork’ benefits pediatric cancer research

DOWNTOWN — The Krewe of Zingaro will sponsor the 11th annual Uncork the Cure Wine Tasting and Silent Auction on Sunday, with proceeds benefiting childhood cancer research.
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Couple dedicates room at Bob Sierra YMCA to reading

CARROLLWOOD — Now that it’s summertime and the living is supposed to be easy, kids are faced with spending some time indoors during the afternoon, since there is a reasonably good chance of our traditional summer downpours....
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Faith mixes ministries for local group

TAMPA — If you spend weekends driving out and about the Tampa Bay area, you will quickly realize that it is possible to get your car washed at just about any convenience store. Typically, the washers will be young kids, usually around high sch...
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