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Therapy uses movement, song and art to expand cognitive function

Therapy uses movement, song and art to expand cognitive function

RIVERVIEW – Fifty-two-year-old Craig Todd works with people to improve their memory and behavior. He’s not a healthcare or social worker, he’s an artist with the Art Without Boundaries Association.
Published: 08/06/14
Luxury home sales spur Tampa-area housing recovery

Luxury home sales spur Tampa-area housing recovery

Leaving out a plate of chocolate chip cookies for potential buyers may work for the average home seller, but those trying to sell luxury homes take it up a notch with fine wine tastings.
Published: 08/06/14
Teenager celebrates his 16th birthday with solo flight

Teenager celebrates his 16th birthday with solo flight

PLANT CITY – Like many teenagers, Ryan Schultz wanted to drive as soon as he turned 16.
Published: 08/05/14

Grease fire destroys Ruskin home

Unattended grease on a stove is being cited for a fire that destroyed a Ruskin home Sunday night.
Published: 08/04/14

Yoga studio offers programs designed to increase energy

APOLLO BEACH – Jeanne Shanin of Ruskin will be teaching a Me and My Chakras yoga series starting Aug. 6 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Shore Bliss Yoga in Apollo Beach.
Published: 07/29/14
Updated: 07/31/14
Buddyball helps special needs kids play sports

Buddyball helps special needs kids play sports

APOLLO BEACH – Sometimes all folks need is a helping hand – especially when they’re special needs kids. And that can be especially true when it comes to playing sports.
Published: 07/29/14
Updated: 07/31/14
Ruskin farm offers half off produce to low-income families in August

Ruskin farm offers half off produce to low-income families in August

RUSKIN – A Ruskin farm is helping low-income families stretch their limited food budgets by offering half off fresh fruits and vegetables during the month of August.
Published: 07/29/14
Updated: 07/31/14

Thoughts about the habits we inherit

Having lived with my birth family for more than 22 years before I married and moved away, I know where I come from. I know why my hair grayed early (like my mom’s) and why my right hand has a tremor (like my mom’s mom). These are physic...
Published: 07/29/14
Get out and fish v– but watch the storms and heat

Get out and fish v– but watch the storms and heat

August begins Friday in West Central Florida, and we can expect afternoon thunderstorms and 90-degree-plus temperatures just about every day. Its can be one of the hottest and muggiest months of the year.
Published: 07/29/14
The forecast is always sunny at Sun City Cafe

The forecast is always sunny at Sun City Cafe

Nearly every town has one – a local breakfast and lunch diner to call home.
Published: 07/29/14