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Music lovers flock to Bach birthday bash

Music lovers flock to Bach birthday bash

TAMPA — Johann Sebastian Bach’s 330th birthday March 24 brought out a church full of music lovers to two downtown Tampa sanctuaries, Sacred Heart Church and St. Andrew’s Episcopal.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Former governor Bob Martinez honored

Former governor Bob Martinez honored

Former Florida Gov. Bob Martinez was honored recently with the T. Terrell Sessums Award from the Florida Chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Brunch brings out the bonnets

Brunch brings out the bonnets

Ladies donned wide-brimmed hats and flowing flowered dresses for the annual Roosevelt Rowing Club brunch. Meanwhile, the men broke out white pants and blue blazers.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Feast was a festival of friends

Feast was a festival of friends

WEST TAMPA — Plate after plate of spaghetti and sauce were served recently as several hundred guests filled the Sons of Italy Hall for the 40th annual Feast of St. Joseph.
Updated: 15 hours ago
The stars were out for “One Enchanted Evening”

The stars were out for “One Enchanted Evening”

TAMPA — Hyde Park brought the Hollywood hills to the banks of Hillsborough Bay for a magical evening, dripping with Old Hollywood glamour. About 150 partygoers went to “One Enchanted Evening,” a patron’s party planned by m...
Updated: 15 hours ago
Take a trip to the Philippines and never leave Tampa

Take a trip to the Philippines and never leave Tampa

TAMPA — People who savor the taste of fried lumpia and enjoy the bamboo beat of tinikling dancing will come together April 10-12 for the 20th annual Philippine Festival on the grounds of the Philippine Cultural Enrichment Complex in Northwest ...
Updated: 15 hours ago
17-year-old Plant High student missing, may be in danger

17-year-old Plant High student missing, may be in danger

TAMPA — The search continued Tuesday for a Plant High School student who disappeared early Sunday without his medication, the teen’s father says.
Published: 03/31/15
Hide the Cheetos, my sister is coming

Hide the Cheetos, my sister is coming

My twin sister, Janet, is coming for a visit and she’s bringing her healthy paleo lifestyle to our mostly healthy doorsteps. So long as she doesn’t try to take the Cheetos out of my mouth, which is an easy way to loose a finger, our tim...
Published: 03/31/15
High Hopes offers PACE girls encouragement

High Hopes offers PACE girls encouragement

EAST TAMPA — High Hopes in High Heels, a group of professional women who volunteer in the community, recently provided an afternoon of education and fun for 37 students at the PACE Center for Girls Hillsborough.
Published: 03/25/15
Updated: 03/27/15
Eagle Court of Honor held

Eagle Court of Honor held

SOUTH TAMPA — Bob Schofner of Boy Scout Troop 4 was presented the rank of Eagle Scout at a Eagle Scout Court of Honor recently at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church.
Published: 03/25/15