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Don’t pitch ripe bananas, make banana bread

Don’t pitch ripe bananas, make banana bread

There they sit on the counter, doing a slow dance from green to golden to, well, bruised and unpleasant-looking.
Published: 03/03/15

Deputies investigating death of man in Carrollwood home

A man is dead after an apparent homicide this morning in Carrollwood.
Published: 03/02/15
Deputies: Man fatally shot by bouncer during dispute at Tampa club

Deputies: Man fatally shot by bouncer during dispute at Tampa club

A 22-year-old Tampa man was fatally shot by a bouncer after an altercation inside an adult club spilled into the parking lot early Saturday, deputies said.
Updated: 1 months ago
Girl Scouts name Women of Distinction

Girl Scouts name Women of Distinction

TAMPA - Two Tampa residents - and one from Tarpon Springs - will be honored by the Girl Scouts of West Central Florida as 2015 Women of Distinction for success in their chosen fields and serving as inspiring role models for girls locally....
Updated: 1 months ago

Lacrosse tournament in the works

OLDSMAR — There are plenty of youth sports leagues that emphasize fun and give trophies for simply participating.
Updated: 1 months ago
Coffee roasters have zeal for music as well

Coffee roasters have zeal for music as well

LUTZ - While some might think of Zeal Coffee Roasters as a diamond in the rough, others feel they are the leading cusp of Tampa Bay's growing coffee culture. However, to regular customers, the thought may be that the atmosphere of Zeal's focuses on m...
Updated: 1 months ago
New Tampa boy named Florida’s  top middle-level youth

New Tampa boy named Florida’s top middle-level youth

NEW TAMPA — Twelve-year-old N’Jhari Jackson signs off his emails with a Bible verse, Hebrews 13:16.
Updated: 1 months ago
Gator Fred’s offers more than fun for kids

Gator Fred’s offers more than fun for kids

CARROLLWOOD - Among the colorful bounce houses, sliders and an inflatable obstacle course - and throughout the scaled-down play houses and businesses - children laugh and carry on as if they are at a major theme park. But this isn't Disney World, Uni...
Updated: 1 months ago
Path from Middleton High may take woman to Harvard

Path from Middleton High may take woman to Harvard

TAMPA — After a tremendous high school career, split between Tampa Bay Christian Academy, Hillsborough High and, finally, Middleton High, Kylila Bullard had the world at her feet.
Updated: 1 months ago

Teens spend night roughing it on island

TARPON SPRINGS - On Jan. 3, a group of boys who attend Steinbrenner High School and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints took two boats to Anclote Key Preserve State Park. There, they spent the day on limited means and camped under the sta...
Updated: 1 months ago