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Free percussion workshop offered
Published: 10/08/14
Cupcake Festival, apple torte and more reasons why I love October

Cupcake Festival, apple torte and more reasons why I love October

Those baby pumpkins and unusual gourds I’ve been tempted to buy at the supermarket are just the beginning of the good things the month of October brings. Their orange, red and brown tones remind me of a crisp autumn day in Minnesota, where I w...
Published: 10/08/14
Folks flock to Doggone Holistic to keep their pets healthy

Folks flock to Doggone Holistic to keep their pets healthy

LITHIA – For most dog and cat owners, pets are part of the family. Their full-time jobs are providing unconditional love, endless loyalty and even security.
Published: 10/08/14
This guy’s a master of many things

This guy’s a master of many things

John Starnes made his living as a landscaper in both Denver and Tampa. He was also a garden columnist for the two metropolitan newspapers and wrote magazine articles, as well.
Published: 10/08/14
Weather conditions mean changing places where you fish

Weather conditions mean changing places where you fish

September was a wet month and October has started off the same. We’ve seen a lot more rain than expected. While this has dropped the water temperature about 10 degrees, it also has caused salinity levels to change in areas feeding out of the r...
Published: 10/08/14
Wounded Army veteran receives mortgage-free home

Wounded Army veteran receives mortgage-free home

RIVERVIEW – When Building Homes for Heroes gifts a house to a wounded veteran and his family, it does so in patriotic style.
Published: 10/08/14
Photographer captures Florida’s stunning skies

Photographer captures Florida’s stunning skies

Andrew Vernon, 26, said most of his landscape photography is captured within an hour of the Tampa Bay area, where the skies are typically friendly for his photographic art.
Published: 10/08/14
St. Francis of Assisi parish loses founding pastor

St. Francis of Assisi parish loses founding pastor

SEFFNER — The Rev. Christopher R. Fitzgerald, 82, founder and pastor emeritus of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, passed away Sept. 26.
Published: 10/08/14

Gem has others wondering how fast she can go

RIVERVIEW – When Riverview High School freshman Bailey Hertenstein met head coach Shanna Brown at an open house prior to the start of the school year, Hertenstein admitted to Brown that she was nervous about making the varsity team at Rivervie...
Published: 09/25/14
Updated: 10/03/14
Little Manatee River State Park to host music fest

Little Manatee River State Park to host music fest

WIMAUMA – The song birds that make their home at Little Manatee River State Park will be accompanied by a variety of human voices Saturday, Oct. 11, when the park hosts its second annual Back 40 Music Festival.
Published: 10/01/14
Updated: 10/02/14