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Seeking a balance between opposites

Seeking a balance between opposites

TAMPA — John Gurbacs tries to explain where his ideas originate. How so many colors intertwine with so many others into shapes and imagination, that even those who don’t care for staring find themselves staring, and staring some more....
Published: 10/01/14
Leader of the band downplays his role

Leader of the band downplays his role

TAMPA — Josh Hobbs looks a lot younger than he is. But boyish looks aside, he’s proven his skills at conducting an eclectic band of musicians — those who volunteer for the Carrollwood Winds, a group that plays music of all types ...
Published: 10/01/14

Save money — or make it — on new, gently used baby clothes

TAMPA — If you are a typical first-time parent, there’s a good chance you bought more baby clothes than you needed.
Published: 10/01/14
High Hopes in High Heels announces charities

High Hopes in High Heels announces charities

WEST SHORE — High Hopes in High Heels, a volunteer organization of professional women, plans to support four different nonprofit agencies during its 2014-15 activities year and summer 2015.
Updated: 1 months ago
County volleyball: Where the boys aren’t

County volleyball: Where the boys aren’t

TAMPA — Vicky Page has been involved with Tampa Bay-area volleyball for years. She’s seen it grow from a novelty to a competitive sport that has players earning scholarships at major colleges.
Updated: 1 months ago

Gramatica family gets a kick out of giving back

TAMPA — The sports world is filled with athletes who run charitable foundations. Most of them lend their name and make the occasional appearance, sign a few autographs and leave the staff to handle the dirty work....
Updated: 1 months ago
At Bellamy, the students choose to never forget

At Bellamy, the students choose to never forget

TAMPA — The third- graders at Bellamy Elementary School weren’t even alive when the planes slammed into the Twin Towers on Sept. 11, 2001.
Updated: 1 months ago
Local leader on and off the field headed to Duke

Local leader on and off the field headed to Duke

TAMPA — Baseball scholarship to prestigious Duke University?
Updated: 1 months ago
Soaring high comes naturally to local volleyball player

Soaring high comes naturally to local volleyball player

TAMPA — Life at a military academy isn’t much like life at Steinbrenner High School.
Updated: 1 months ago

Girls lacrosse comes to Carrollwood area

TAMPA — Step by step, with steps that are getting bigger all the time, girls lacrosse is growing in Hillsborough County.
Updated: 1 months ago