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Minimalist artist believes less is more

SEMINOLE HEIGHTS — Artist John Christian S. of Seminole Heights has a distinctively “minimalist” style to his acrylic paintings on wooden panels. But if you ask his friends if he is a minimalist in terms of his day-to-day lifesty...
Published: 05/20/15
New area to play

New area to play

A long-standing Interbay neighborhood park got a little bit friendlier recently, thanks to the hard work of the Port Tampa City Woman’s Club. Spanish-American War Memorial Park, 4752 W. Prescott Street, recently received a new playground area....
Published: 05/20/15
Hospital says ‘thank you’ to service personnel

Hospital says ‘thank you’ to service personnel

SOUTH TAMPA — Servicemen and women from around the globe were honored recently when Memorial Hospital hosted its sixth annual Military Appreciation Reception.
Published: 05/20/15
Red Cross Angels honor 2 for service

Red Cross Angels honor 2 for service

PALMA CEIA — Joanne Sullivan and Sue Cox were honored for their active roles in the Red Cross Angels as Red Cross Angels of the Year.
Published: 05/20/15
Singers entertain harmoniously

Singers entertain harmoniously

TAMPA — When the Tampa Bay Heralds of Harmony barbershop chorus puts on a show it’s a celebration of classic American tunes and a musical style that can raise the roof and stir the soul at the same time.
Published: 05/20/15
County hosts 2015 Dixie Games for disabled athletes across six states

County hosts 2015 Dixie Games for disabled athletes across six states

TAMPA — It’s a major undertaking that involves nine months of planning to ensure the four-day event unfolds with nary a glitch or complaint.
Published: 05/20/15
Candy is dandy during the summer

Candy is dandy during the summer

With the school year’s final bells about to ring and summertime nearly upon us, I’ve been thinking a lot about candy. Next to cooling off at the neighborhood pool, trips to the store when I was young just might have been the best part o...
Published: 05/19/15
New crossings will quiet downtown Tampa train horns

New crossings will quiet downtown Tampa train horns

TAMPA — “It takes a lot to laugh, it takes a train to cry,” Bob Dylan once wrote of the plaintive cry of a train whistle.
Published: 05/14/15
Updated: 05/15/15
A party to remember at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

A party to remember at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

TAMPA — Young patients fighting life-threatening illnesses exchanged their hospital gowns for glittery gowns May 1 for a night to remember.
Published: 05/13/15
Coop project gets Boy Scout closer to Eagle rank

Coop project gets Boy Scout closer to Eagle rank

SEMINOLE HEIGHTS — When Boy Scout Sebastian Zambrano had to do a community service project for a badge, he “wanted to do something earth-related.”
Published: 05/13/15