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Thursday, Sep 18, 2014

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Millennials showing up late to the Tampa-area housing boom

Millennials showing up late to the Tampa-area housing boom

SOUTH TAMPA — Young millennials are making their debut in the housing market in Hillsborough County, albeit a little late.
Published: 09/03/14

Jesuit grad Maccaglia chasing more than journeyman dreams

TAMPA — Anthony Maccaglia may be only a senior in college, but he is considered one of the top amateur golfers in America.
Published: 09/03/14
Center promoting Chinese culture opens in Tampa

Center promoting Chinese culture opens in Tampa

TAMPA Dignitaries from abroad and local prominent citizens packed the house during the grand opening celebration of the new Florida Chinese Cultural Center.
Published: 09/03/14
Time to give rise to a new recipe idea

Time to give rise to a new recipe idea

The gods in charge of finding new recipes were looking down on me last week.
Published: 09/03/14

Lifters and leaners learn from one another

“Ah ha” moments don’t happen often to me, but when they do, the insight sticks. Years ago, I was having lunch with my good friend Jane who is a family counselor, and I was unburdening myself about how difficult it was to help my ...
Published: 09/03/14
September’s fishing forecast looks good

September’s fishing forecast looks good

September has arrived and thunderstorms are still part of our day. Later this month we can expect the storm activity to wind down. We’ll still have to contend with the 90-plus degree air temperatures and high humidity, so please drink plenty o...
Published: 09/03/14
Ti plants set off any scene

Ti plants set off any scene

We had a flower shop in Ohio in the early ‘60s, and I went to design classes to learn all I could. The best thing I learned was that we could send $5 to a man called A. James in Orlando and he would send us a box of tropical foliage, including...
Published: 08/27/14

Time-travel in our living room

It comforted me to kiss my father goodbye yesterday despite the fact that he passed away 20 years ago. The opportunity presented itself and I took full advantage of the moment. After years of procrastination, Oscar and I embarked on a time-travel adv...
Published: 08/27/14
It’s hot – and so is the fishing

It’s hot – and so is the fishing

This year has been one of the hottest summers I can remember. We’ve had weird weather patterns of rain in the mornings and high-and-dry afternoons, which has resulted in hotter than normal water temperatures of more than 93 degrees. But don&#x...
Published: 08/27/14
Kitchen shortcuts make cooking so much easier

Kitchen shortcuts make cooking so much easier

As I pushed my shopping cart through the aisles of Publix last week, I found myself trying to bury – I blush to say – a box of cake mix. There it was, a silent testimony to the occasional shortcuts I take in my kitchen. I felt a twinge ...
Published: 08/27/14