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Saturday, Oct 25, 2014

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A shell of a good time

A shell of a good time

CHANNELSIDE — Oyster lovers filled their plates and bowls with the saltwater mollusks at the recent Oysters on the Deck event.
Published: 10/08/14
Church crafters do it all

Church crafters do it all

FOREST HILLS — When the crafters of Forest Hills Presbyterian Church started planning this year’s holiday bazaar, they weren’t going to include any refurbished furniture.
Published: 10/08/14
Celebrate downtown with three-day Oktoberfest event

Celebrate downtown with three-day Oktoberfest event

Nicol Winkler and her business partners thought Tampa needed an Oktoberfest — complete with games, food, music and, of course, beer.
Published: 10/08/14
Sunset Park Garden Club tea ushers in new club year

Sunset Park Garden Club tea ushers in new club year

SUNSET PARK — Members and guests of the Sunset Park Garden Club kicked off their new club year with a Membership Tea, where they shared stories of summer vacations and talked of the 2014-15 club programs.
Published: 10/08/14
Two rescued after plane crashes in water off Davis Islands

Two rescued after plane crashes in water off Davis Islands

TAMPA — Two anglers fished a pilot and his passenger out of Hillsborough Bay a few miles south of Davis Islands on Monday morning after the airplane’s landing gear nicked the surface of the water and the plane flipped.
Published: 10/06/14
The YES! F.A.I.R. is coming to town

The YES! F.A.I.R. is coming to town

TAMPA — Becki Forsell has never wanted to be defined by her disability.
Published: 10/01/14
Updated: 10/02/14
Volleyball winners take all

Volleyball winners take all

Taking on challengers from as far away as Minnesota to as near as Tampa itself, the Tampa Bay Volleyball Academy 14-year-old open club team came home national champions from the Junior Olympics in Minneapolis after winning the AAU Nationals in Orland...
Published: 10/01/14
Updated: 10/02/14
Aptly titled cookbook is nonsense-free

Aptly titled cookbook is nonsense-free

It takes a special gift to know when to get all fancy with a cookbook title and when to play it dead straight. I’d say “Just Friggin’ Cook!” gets right to the friggin’ point.
Published: 10/01/14
Artist juxtaposes disasters with the ordinary, everyday

Artist juxtaposes disasters with the ordinary, everyday

SOUTH TAMPA — Ashley Gilbert's edgy artwork juxtaposes disasters with everyday activities such as putting on lipstick. The South Tampa artist's work, which will be on display Thursday through Nov. 6 at the Bamboozle Tea Lounge, 109 N. 12th St. ...
Published: 10/01/14

Robinson High benefit gala will enhance technology

SOUTH TAMPA — More than 200 supporters of Robinson High School will gather Oct. 11 for a benefit organized by the Robinson High School Foundation.
Published: 10/01/14