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Give thanks so many are growing to end hunger

Give thanks so many are growing to end hunger

When Will Carey was a chef in Brooklyn, he was concerned about all the food that went to waste. So ever since he moved to Florida in 1994, he’s been busy working to end that practice and ensure no person goes hungry.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Red was the color of the day for these angels

Red was the color of the day for these angels

CULBREATH ISLES — Red was the color of the day as about 125 guests — most wearing red dresses, jackets or ties — gathered for the annual Red Cross Angels Silver Coffee.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Photo harkens back to man’s Roosevelt- influenced youth

Photo harkens back to man’s Roosevelt- influenced youth

TAMPA — Tampa residents Fredrick Monroe and his wife, Linda, couldn’t believe what they saw on television this fall.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Nine letters of intent signed at Plant

Nine letters of intent signed at Plant

Nine student athletes from Plant High School signed letters of intent Monday, Nov. 17, thus continuing their chosen sports on the collegiate level.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Seminole Heights small businesses to host Shop Hop

Seminole Heights small businesses to host Shop Hop

SEMINOLE HEIGHTS – A dozen small businesses have banded together for the second Seminole Heights Holiday Shop Hop.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Hop on the safari bus to help local retailers

TAMPA — Hillsborough County is urging holiday shoppers to support local, independently-owned businesses Saturday — the annual Small Business Saturday holiday shopping event.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Troop celebrates two more Eagle Scouts

Troop celebrates two more Eagle Scouts

Tampa’s Boy Scout Troop 4 celebrated two Eagle Scouts in its new home at Palma Ceia Presbyterian Church in South Tampa on Nov. 10. Daniel Paskert and Wade FitzGerald became the newest Eagle Scouts from the 98-year-old troop.
Updated: 3 hours 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 ...
Published: 11/20/14
Jesuit student has the horses to finish Ironman challenge

Jesuit student has the horses to finish Ironman challenge

TAMPA — It was less than a year ago when Jesuit senior Joey Russell was presented with the biggest challenge of his life.
Published: 11/19/14
Junior League seeks award nominations

Junior League seeks award nominations

TAMPA — The Junior League of Tampa has launched a community awards program, Luminaries, and seeks nominations from the public.
Published: 11/19/14