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First Cuban Club president memory honored

First Cuban Club president memory honored

YBOR CITY — As a child, when Lloyd Carrera visited the Cuban Club, his mother always pointed to a photograph on the wall.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Patel students present ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie, Junior’

Patel students present ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie, Junior’

TAMPA — The Patel Conservatory at the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts will present “Thoroughly Modern Millie, Junior” in the TECO Theater on Aug. 7-9.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Masque’s youth production of ‘The Music Man’ to debut Friday

Masque’s youth production of ‘The Music Man’ to debut Friday

TEMPLE TERRACE — Some kids on summer break opt to chill out and take each day as it comes.
Updated: 7 hours ago
New cafe offers meals — and hope for homeless

New cafe offers meals — and hope for homeless

WESTSHORE — A second Inside the Box Cafe has opened, bringing jobs to formerly homeless citizens and raising funds for those who are homeless and hungry.
Published: 07/30/14
‘Big Jim’ Selvey remembered for his community involvement, love of family

‘Big Jim’ Selvey remembered for his community involvement, love of family

For 13-year-old Ely Roberts, the moment he learned his Eagle Scout project was approved was “good news in a bad news situation,” as the announcement came from his dying grandfather, who just days earlier had been with his grandson on a ...
Published: 07/30/14
Exhibits focus on Ybor immigrants, mutual aid societies

Exhibits focus on Ybor immigrants, mutual aid societies

YBOR CITY — Two new exhibits at the Ybor City Museum State Park celebrate the immigrants who came to this part of Tampa between 1886 and 1930.
Published: 07/30/14
Archangel strives to return Tampa to ‘metal mecca’

Archangel strives to return Tampa to ‘metal mecca’

YBOR CITY — Depending on whom you ask, Archangel may or may not have intended to become a band. Guitarist George Horhay always wanted to start a band, while drummer Tom Klinesmith was just looking for someone to play with. ...
Published: 07/30/14
Villa Madonna nuns honored at reception

Villa Madonna nuns honored at reception

TAMPA — Former and current students as well as supporters of two nuns gathered at a recent reception to honor the women for their service.
Published: 07/30/14
Carrollwood Players presents chaos and comedy in ‘Noises Off’

Carrollwood Players presents chaos and comedy in ‘Noises Off’

Through Aug. 2 at Carrollwood Players Theatre, patrons will get a behind- the-scenes view of the chaotic process of preparing a live theater production.
Published: 07/30/14
Brandon pastor shepherds South Tampa flock

Brandon pastor shepherds South Tampa flock

BRANDON — Brian Brink, pastor of Port Tampa United Methodist Church in South Tampa, has lived in Brandon since 1976; his wife, Diana Brink, has lived in the Brandon/Seffner area her whole life.
Published: 07/30/14