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Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

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Kessel: Cracking the case on peeling hard-cooked eggs

Kessel: Cracking the case on peeling hard-cooked eggs

Peeling hard-cooked eggs is one of those tasks that should be easy, but I always seem to end up frustrated. One minute I'm on a roll, peeling off the shell in one piece, and then the next minute the shell cracks into tiny fragments with pieces sticki...
Updated: 14 hours ago
Brandies: Riverview garden gets high marks from  animals

Brandies: Riverview garden gets high marks from animals

Beatriz Till of Riverview called to tell me how she took an old makeup brush and used it to pollinate black pepper. I asked if she had a garden I could write about and learned it wasn’t too large, only a quarter of an acre. You can see the who...
Updated: 14 hours ago
Malinoski: United Way offers chance to fish Lake Parrish

Malinoski: United Way offers chance to fish Lake Parrish

Some of us remember when the best freshwater fishing around was on Lake Parrish. But the events of September 2001 changed that when Florida Power & Light closed the lake for security reasons.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Islands Paws Party raises $22,000, gets five animals adopted

Islands Paws Party raises $22,000, gets five animals adopted

For a day, Davis Islands went to the dogs – and cats.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Fashion show funds domestic-violence prevention

Fashion show funds domestic-violence prevention

SOUTH TAMPA – Members and supporters of Brighter Tomorrows looked through racks of clothes recently – wanting to appear just right for their modeling roles.
Updated: 19 hours ago
OASIS thanks volunteers for helping students

OASIS thanks volunteers for helping students

SOUTH TAMPA – Kim Soletti spends a lot of time sorting clothes.
Updated: 19 hours ago

O’Neill: Time for a campaign finance amendment

Would that the First Amendment actually said: “Congress shall make no law ... abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press and centuries from now we solemnly trust these sacred rights will continue to prevail with appropriate application o...
Published: 04/15/14
Hillsborough juniors honored for service to others

Hillsborough juniors honored for service to others

WESTSHORE – While 10 high school juniors were receiving awards for their service to others, a single theme ran through the afternoon – each said she received more than she gave.
Published: 04/15/14
Easter season keeps Ashworth  chocolates busy

Easter season keeps Ashworth chocolates busy

SOUTH TAMPA – Easter is the second busiest holiday of the year — second only to Christmas — for those who practice the dark and delicious art of chocolate making.
Published: 04/15/14
Seventh-grader explores art through various mediums

Seventh-grader explores art through various mediums

At age 13, Silvia Craig has already established herself as an artist in the community.
Published: 04/15/14