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South Shore News

Samaritan Services throws community party for fundraiser

Samaritan Services throws community party for fundraiser

SUN CITY CENTER – Samaritan Services is throwing a party and going all out to get folks to turn out. Its top raffle prize is $1,000 cash, and that’s just the beginning of what folks can win....
Published: 04/02/14
Kessel: Riverview cookbook club whets appetites of foodies

Kessel: Riverview cookbook club whets appetites of foodies

My morning began with a usual quick check of my email. And since I’m always alert for something new in the world of food and cooking, the words “Cookbook Club” caught my attention.
Published: 04/02/14
Guarino: Spring means good fishing has arrived

Guarino: Spring means good fishing has arrived

April is here and spring is in full swing. By mid-April snook should be on the way to their spawning areas of May and June.
Published: 04/02/14
Brandies: Don’t give up on your citrus due to greening

Brandies: Don’t give up on your citrus due to greening

Was it only last year I was so glad to have the Hillsborough County Extension Service experts decide that samples of my citrus did not show citrus greening? Well, the greening has found me.
Published: 04/02/14
Larger churches find success starting smaller campuses

Larger churches find success starting smaller campuses

APOLLO BEACH — Founded 55 years ago, Bell Shoals Baptist Church has grown from a tiny community church to one of two megachurches in Brandon. Grace Family Church started in a Lutz strip mall in 1994 with a handful of regulars, and now hosts mo...
Published: 03/30/14
Updated: 03/31/14
Sheriff: Gang member arrested in robbery of Gibsonton man

Sheriff: Gang member arrested in robbery of Gibsonton man

A member of the Sur 13 gang has been arrested in the armed robbery of a 75-year-old man earlier this week at a laundromat in Gibsonton, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office....
Published: 03/27/14
Tampa elementary school evacuated after fire

Tampa elementary school evacuated after fire

Students at a Progress Village elementary school were evacuated after a roof fire this morning.
Published: 03/26/14
Fun Fest draws throngs for activity-filled day in Sun City Center

Fun Fest draws throngs for activity-filled day in Sun City Center

SUN CITY CENTER – An estimated 6,000 to 7,000 visitors recently turned out for the annual SCC Community Association’s Fun Fest at its Central Campus and Atrium complex. The crowd of mostly seniors noshed on burgers, Polish sausage, stra...
Published: 03/26/14
Never fear, you too can make a soufflé

Never fear, you too can make a soufflé

There comes a time when you really need to step out of your comfort zone and do things you’ve never done before.
Published: 03/26/14

South Shore Community News

Gather the girls
Published: 03/26/14