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Library book, DVD sale features bargain prices

Library book, DVD sale features bargain prices

Stock up on reading materials and other entertainment before spring break begins at this weekend’s Jan Platt Library book sale.
Published: 03/04/15
CVS manhunt ongoing; shot suspect recently released from prison

CVS manhunt ongoing; shot suspect recently released from prison

An extensive search is still underway for one suspect in Wednesday morning’s attempted armed robbery of a CVS store in Hyde Park. The other suspect, who was wounded by police, was released from state prison about eight months ago after serv...
Published: 03/04/15
Elementary school celebrating a century of learning

Elementary school celebrating a century of learning

SOUTH TAMPA — It was a trip back in time when Mitchell Elementary School celebrated its 100th anniversary with an old-fashioned ice cream social.
Published: 03/04/15
This party is a preview — and more

This party is a preview — and more

UT CAMPUS — Guests at The Chiselers 19th annual Market Preview Party on March 13 will have lots of opportunities to visit, eat, drink and spend money on their choice of thousands of donated items.
Published: 03/04/15
Chiselers prepare for market

Chiselers prepare for market

This year’s 52nd annual Chiselers Market still will have thousands of collectibles, designer clothing, jewelry, household items, plants and garden decor, books and more.
Published: 03/04/15
Kaleisia Tea Lounge aims to broaden north Tampa customers’ tastes

Kaleisia Tea Lounge aims to broaden north Tampa customers’ tastes

The customers and staff of Kaleisia Tea Lounge refer to the shelves displaying tins of loose-leaf tea as “The Wall of Tea.” Co-owner Kim Pham, 34, says serving those teas, with names like Tong Yu Mountain, Mango Sunburst, Sencha Superio...
Published: 03/04/15

Tax time could be payback time instead of windfall

BRANDON — With April 15 just around the corner, many can already taste that tax refund check.
Published: 03/04/15
Thrift stores’ fashions are a hit

Thrift stores’ fashions are a hit

Black-and-white fashions — with glittering silver accessories — ruled the runway during the Fourth Annual LifePath Hospice Fashion Show & Boutique.
Published: 03/04/15
The best part of gardening is the sharing

The best part of gardening is the sharing

Julie Lessard has one of those gardens that lets you know the moment you see it that it belongs to a plant-addicted gardener. She’s a member of the Tampa bromeliad, begonia and camellia societies and has many friends with wonderful gardens who...
Published: 03/03/15

A foolish decision helped me understand

Doing something stupid helped me understand.
Published: 03/03/15