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SWAMP Mountain Bike Club maintains trails, explores

SWAMP Mountain Bike Club maintains trails, explores

BRANDON – Twenty years ago, Wes Eubank, of Temple Terrace, the founder of a mountain bike club in the Tampa area, weighed 205 pounds.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Fire destroys Seffner mobile home

Fire destroys Seffner mobile home

A lit candle may have ignited an overnight fire that destroyed a Seffner mobile home.
Published: 07/22/14

Poster contest to celebrate Hispanics in Tampa Bay area

BRANDON — Artists 18 and older are being called to compete for prizes in the Tampa Hispanic Heritage’s 28th Anniversary Visual Art Poster Contest Celebration.
Published: 07/16/14
Updated: 07/18/14

Deputies: Fatal Gibsonton shooting appears drug-related

A man was fatally shot as he answered the door of a Gibsonton residence late Wednesday, Hillsborough County sheriff’s deputies said.
Published: 07/17/14
 Caffé Italia's an Italian restaurant that doesn’t stick to the script

Caffé Italia's an Italian restaurant that doesn’t stick to the script

I was a bit reluctant when family members asked me to join them for Sunday dinner at Caffé Italia in Riverview. I’ve been watching my carb intake the past several months and didn’t want to blow my progress.
Published: 07/16/14

South Shore Community News

Staff report
Published: 07/16/14
East Bay High seeks nominations for inaugural ‘Wall of Legends’

East Bay High seeks nominations for inaugural ‘Wall of Legends’

GIBSONTON – Over the 57 years since East Bay High School was founded, thousands of students have passed through its halls. And according to Principal Maria Gsell, more than a few have gone on to become pioneers in their fields and outstanding ...
Published: 07/16/14
South Shore waters are hot for summer fishing

South Shore waters are hot for summer fishing

July is here and this summer already has been extremely hot. We’ve had little rain and long hot days and, as a result, surface water temperatures have reached up to 94 degrees.
Published: 07/16/14

Making time become my friend

Time is such a dependable commodity. There are exactly the same number of seconds, minutes and hours in each day, week, month, year and century. So tell me then why it feels as if this time in my life is flying by so quickly, why I can’t keep ...
Published: 07/16/14
Sun City Center couple celebrates 62 years together

Sun City Center couple celebrates 62 years together

FREEDOM PLAZA – Roger and Ginny Zwieg met in a Milwaukee high school more than six decades ago. Their first date was to see a July 4 fireworks display the summer after he graduated in 1948.
Published: 07/16/14