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New wheelchair makes sports possible for boy

New wheelchair makes sports possible for boy

David Crosby, 11, spun around in his new wheelchair.
Published: 09/17/14

Sabor once again brings ‘flavor’ to Ybor

Spanish music, traditional dances and the aroma of Spanish foods will engulf Ybor City on Saturday during the ninth edition of the Festival del Sabor.
Published: 09/17/14
Purple Party honors volunteers

Purple Party honors volunteers

DOWNTOWN — Valerie Miller was so busy volunteering at the fundraiser’s registration desk that she almost missed her surprise recognition.
Published: 09/17/14

Johnson Brothers steps up for education

TAMPA — For a lot of Hills- borough County students, the holiday season is already underway.
Published: 09/17/14
Artist’s work is going to the dogs

Artist’s work is going to the dogs

TAMPA – For Tampa artist John LaFree, it truly is a dog’s life.
Published: 09/17/14
Chicken with rice rivalry this Saturday at Festival del Sabor

Chicken with rice rivalry this Saturday at Festival del Sabor

Almost every family I know has it’s own recipe for arroz con pollo – aka chicken with rice – and each thinks that theirs is the best.
Published: 09/16/14
For those who remember rhubarb

For those who remember rhubarb

Quite likely people who have lived in Florida all or most of their lives have never tasted rhubarb, though it’s sometimes seen at the grocery store in the produce section. Its red stems are the part that taste so good (or bad to some).
Published: 09/16/14
Robinson can host Armwood, but stadium repairs still incomplete

Robinson can host Armwood, but stadium repairs still incomplete

As hoped, Robinson High’s football team will host Armwood on Sept. 19 for the team’s first home game of the season, but seating on the home team bleachers will only be partially available due to ongoing repairs.
Published: 09/10/14
Artist to show
 ‘zentangling’ works

Artist to show ‘zentangling’ works

SOUTH TAMPA — Artist Rachel Brame, of Land O’ Lakes, said she thinks of an artistic style like an individual’s signature.
Published: 09/10/14

Upcoming ‘Roll and Read’ event promotes literacy

YBOR CITY — Parents can decorate strollers and wagons for a 1-mile walk down “reading lane” for the first-ever “Roll and Read — Powered by Parents as Teachers,” an international event promoting early literacy...
Published: 09/10/14