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Saturday, Dec 20, 2014

South Shore News

Big fish and lots of ‘em

Big fish and lots of ‘em

The huge quantity of redfish schooling lately in South Shore waters seems exceeded only by the number of large ones around. Fun is fun and they sure are fun to fight, even though they’re currently illegal to keep.
Published: 11/26/14
When your Thanksgiving turkey comes from someone else’s oven

When your Thanksgiving turkey comes from someone else’s oven

Most of us eat at home or in someone else’s home on Thanksgiving. But not everyone cooks. Some of us prefer the ease of dining out.
Published: 11/26/14
Christmas isn’t only for kids

Christmas isn’t only for kids

RIVERVIEW – The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is making sure even the young at heart receive some Christmas cheer. They are coordinating their 18th annual Christmas dinner for area seniors Dec. 11 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Internat...
Published: 11/26/14
Newland explains proposal to reduce Waterset transportation improvements

Newland explains proposal to reduce Waterset transportation improvements

APOLLO BEACH – Although Newland Communities wants to eliminate some of its required road improvements for the Waterset community off Big Bend Road, a representative for the developer said Newland is still willing to do its fair share.
Published: 11/26/14
Army veteran opens new barbecue restaurant in Riverview

Army veteran opens new barbecue restaurant in Riverview

RIVERVIEW – Following several years where restaurants have failed to thrive in the strip of shops across from Riverview High School, one army veteran believes he has found the recipe to success.
Published: 11/26/14
Where campaign relics spend their sunset years

Where campaign relics spend their sunset years

Every wonder what happens to old political props after the campaigns are over?
Published: 11/26/14

Get the lowdown on the draw down for Social Security

BRANDON — Greed drew Howard “Howie” Angeloni into financial services — but not the kind of hunger that draws negative headlines.
Published: 11/26/14
Needy kids will again have stockings filled

Needy kids will again have stockings filled

BRANDON — Every November, the Piecemakers Quilt Guild of Brandon fills Christmas stockings for disadvantaged children. Deputy Chris Brown, of the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office community outreach division, and her squad members di...
Published: 11/26/14
What a parade!

What a parade!

Staff Report
Updated: 1 months ago
Flowers make this gardener happy

Flowers make this gardener happy

Barbara Blasband has lived in her home in south Brandon since 1970, but her current garden has all been done since she retired in 2012. She was too busy working before that. There was some grass, some mulch and a few plants before, but now there ...
Updated: 1 months ago