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Teens share ways to handle bullies

Teens share ways to handle bullies

RIVERVIEW — Students from the East Bay High School group Students Against Violence Everywhere Club recently visited the Riverview campus of Pepin Academies to discuss ways to handle bullies. Pepin Academies serve students with various learning...
Published: 12/17/14
Physician chooses South Shore as home for new practice

Physician chooses South Shore as home for new practice

RIVERVIEW – The continued population growth and anticipated opening of St. Joseph’s Hospital-South is bringing a spate of new physicians to South Shore. Dr. Orlando Portal – an internist who recently opened his own medical practi...
Published: 12/11/14
Visiting Santa’s Workshop at MOSI brings out creativity

Visiting Santa’s Workshop at MOSI brings out creativity

Once wasn’t enough to satisfy the ingenious minds of Younglee Kwon’s four young children.
Published: 12/10/14
Church continues Walk Through Bethlehem

Church continues Walk Through Bethlehem

BRANDON — Kelly Lafollette remembers the first time she walked through the makeshift city of Bethlehem at Kings Avenue Baptist Church in Brandon.
Published: 12/10/14
Local Iraq veteran has Christmas song recorded

Local Iraq veteran has Christmas song recorded

LITHIA — Iraq veteran Mark Goujon just released his peppy new holiday single, “Loud and Proud Christmas,” sung by country and Christian recording artist Melodie Crittenden.
Published: 12/10/14
Queena’s Shopping Fair raises money for ongoing Christmas miracle

Queena’s Shopping Fair raises money for ongoing Christmas miracle

RIVERVIEW — Anna Vuong said the perseverance of her sister, Queena, continues to inspire people after the Bloomingdale library attack in 2008 that left her needing around-the-clock care.
Published: 12/10/14

Problems with new sewage plant impact customers in south Hillsborough County

Published: 12/09/14
Good weather is key to successful fishing

Good weather is key to successful fishing

November brought some crazy weather – winds blowing for days and cold fronts blasting us more often than not. Those who paid attention to the water temperatures saw 15-degree changes over a week’s span. This makes for some inconsistent ...
Published: 12/09/14

When children ask, we try to answer

I think the saying goes, “Out of the mouths of babes ofttimes come gems.”
Published: 12/09/14
Turkey bones, rock shrimp and stout

Turkey bones, rock shrimp and stout

After enjoying a Thanksgiving filled with family, lots of laughter and of course good food, I drove home from northeast Florida with highly sought-after beer, rock shrimp and turkey bones in my trunk.
Published: 12/09/14