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Ruskin gyrocopter pilot rejects 10-month plea deal

Ruskin gyrocopter pilot rejects 10-month plea deal

Doug Hughes, who flew a gyrocopter through some of America’s most restricted airspace before landing at the U.S. Capitol, has rejected a plea deal that would have required him to spend 10 months in jail.
Published: 07/22/15
Riverview eatery offers authentic Cuban cuisine

Riverview eatery offers authentic Cuban cuisine

RIVERVIEW — First-generation Cuban Americans Nelson and Miguel Valladares grew up eating homemade native dishes lovingly prepared by their mother, who fled her home in Cuba after communist dictator Fidel Castro came to power....
Published: 07/22/15
Calvary Lutheran to host 20th annual Christmas in July

Calvary Lutheran to host 20th annual Christmas in July

SOUTH SHORE — The public is invited to celebrate the spirit of Christmas this month with Calvary Lutheran Church in Apollo Beach. Twenty years ago, the Rev. Jack Palzer became the church pastor and initiated a supper-fundraiser to assist Mary ...
Published: 07/22/15
Woman opens trendy little boutique in Apollo Beach

Woman opens trendy little boutique in Apollo Beach

A Ruskin woman’s online hobby-turned-business recently became a new and modern vintage clothing boutique in Apollo Beach.
Published: 07/22/15
East Coast Pizza has beaten the odds

East Coast Pizza has beaten the odds

According to research, 27 percent of all new restaurants fail in their first year. After five years the number grows to 60 percent. Only one in three celebrates a 10-year anniversary.
Published: 07/22/15

Bicyclist, 43, struck and killed by car on U.S. 301 in Riverview

A 43-year-old bicyclist was struck by a car and killed as he attempted to cross U.S. 301 in Riverview early Tuesday, troopers said.
Published: 07/21/15
Teen accused of damaging deputy’s car at party faces felony charge

Teen accused of damaging deputy’s car at party faces felony charge

A 16-year-old on probation faces a felony charge after deputies accused him of damaging an Hiillsborough County Sheriff’s Office vehicle during a large party last month in Riverview....
Published: 07/18/15
Delays on NB I-75 in Gibsonton after truck crashes through guardrail

Delays on NB I-75 in Gibsonton after truck crashes through guardrail

The outside line of northbound Interstate 75, north of Gibsonton Drive, is blocked this morning after a semi-tractor trailer lost control in heavy rain and struck a car, sending both crashing through a guardrail. The crash occurred just after 5:30 a...
Published: 07/17/15

Inert hand grenade forces temporary closure of Bell Shoals Road

The bridge at Bell Shoals Road and Fish Hawk Boulevard was reopened this morning, after the road was closed when a suspicious device was located on the bridge.
Published: 07/16/15
Still in love after 50 years

Still in love after 50 years

RUSKIN – Linda and Harold Bennett will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary July 28 – with a special twist.
Updated one month ago