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Sunday, Dec 21, 2014

South Tampa News

When children ask, we try to answer

I think the saying goes, “Out of the mouths of babes ofttimes come gems.”
Published: 12/09/14
Turkey bones, rock shrimp and stout

Turkey bones, rock shrimp and stout

After enjoying a Thanksgiving filled with family, lots of laughter and of course good food, I drove home from northeast Florida with highly sought-after beer, rock shrimp and turkey bones in my trunk.
Published: 12/09/14

Water main break closes portion of South Tampa road

A portion of South MacDill Avenue is closed in South Tampa today as crews repair a water main break.
Published: 12/04/14
Art students’ work to be displayed

Art students’ work to be displayed

YBOR CITY — An art show of Blake High School seniors who, in May, will complete a four-year concentration in the visual arts, opens Thursday.
Published: 12/03/14

Patel has many holiday offerings

The Patel Conservatory has a full slate of holiday-related items that the entire family can enjoy.
Published: 12/03/14
Big weekend of holiday fare

Big weekend of holiday fare

TAMPA — Now that the holiday is in full swing, there are many events for children as well as the young at heart.
Published: 12/03/14
Teens help prepare gifts for foster children and those in need

Teens help prepare gifts for foster children and those in need

On a recent Saturday morning, middle and high school students who were gathered at a South Tampa home cheered each time an announcement was made.
Published: 12/03/14
Home tour features house with ‘good bones’

Home tour features house with ‘good bones’

HYDE PARK — Leigh Wilson-Versaggi would drive by a deteriorating home on South Orleans Avenue — and dream.
Published: 12/03/14
Ryan Nece Foundation validates the power of giving

Ryan Nece Foundation validates the power of giving

TAMPA — Unlike typical mealtimes, Sharyna Black sat leisurely savoring every bite of the delectable dinner with her sons, 1-year-old Xavier and his 6-year-old big brother, Isaiah.
Published: 12/03/14
Seasonal favorite comes to Tampa City Ballet

Seasonal favorite comes to Tampa City Ballet

When the Tampa City Ballet performs Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker,” it’s more than just a story about a young girl named Clara and her journey to the Kingdom of Sweets.
Published: 12/03/14