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Friday, Jul 03, 2015

South Shore News

Haven of Hope to be refuge for former female inmates

Haven of Hope to be refuge for former female inmates

SOUTH SHORE – Monique Baker says she was one of the lucky ones. After serving 22 years in a Florida prison, she went home to a loving, supportive family in Pinellas County that helped her deal with life beyond bars.
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Beth-El Farmworker Ministry’s new director found her calling

Beth-El Farmworker Ministry’s new director found her calling

WIMAUMA – The Beth-El Farmworker Ministry has a new leader – one whose life path was altered, like many, on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001.
Updated one month ago

Vehicle fire causes brush fire at Sun City Center

HIllsborough County firefighters are currently the scene of a brush fire in Sun city Center.
Updated one month ago
Postal Service takes steps to fire Ruskin gyrocopter pilot

Postal Service takes steps to fire Ruskin gyrocopter pilot

RUSKIN — A man who flew a gyrocopter through some of America’s most restricted airspace before landing at the U.S. Capitol says his employer, the United States Postal Service, is taking steps to fire him.
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Another successful year at Pepin Academies Gala

Another successful year at Pepin Academies Gala

More than 500 guests showed their support for the exceptional student education program at Pepin Academies. The gala benefited Pepin Academies Support Services, Pepin Academies 501(c)3 foundation created with the sole purpose of raising money and pro...
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Kitten Shower can’t scratch fever of cat lovers

Kitten Shower can’t scratch fever of cat lovers

Playful-to-passive little balls of fuzz and fur welcomed visitors with heart-melting meows at the Humane Society of Tampa Bay’s Kitten Shower on May 23.
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Swim, play, shop during BSAC Community Days

Swim, play, shop during BSAC Community Days

BRANDON — For the first time, the Brandon Sports and Aquatic Center, 405 Beverly Blvd., will host free BSAC Community Days. The public is invited to experience the entire facility, free of charge, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 20, July 18 and Au...
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‘My MacDill’ marks base’s 75th anniversary

‘My MacDill’ marks base’s 75th anniversary

RIVERVIEW — A brigadier general and a former newspaper publisher stepped up to the dais May 5 at The Regent in Riverview to tell the Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce members in attendance about a community pride campaign for the MacDill Air...
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The Fish House to add Sunday hours, new menu items as summer approaches

The Fish House to add Sunday hours, new menu items as summer approaches

RUSKIN – Just about everybody in the South Shore area knows Julie Cockerham, owner of The Fish House restaurant on Shell Point Road. That’s because she knows most of them by name and has built the roadside fish joint into arguably the b...
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A decision to cover the clocks

It’s a habit that’s hard to break, but I’m trying. Ever since I was a little girl, my life seemed to be governed by the clock: a time to wake up; time for breakfast; time for school; time for lunch; and time to come home. Then th...
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