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Saturday, Mar 28, 2015

South Tampa News

Buckhorn, former Tampa mayors to be saluted at first Inaugural Ball

DOWNTOWN — Tampa’s recently re-elected mayor, Bob Buckhorn, will be honored at the Mayoral Inaugural Ball, a first-time event that also will salute past mayors.
Published: 03/11/15
Gardening: Great treasures hide in backyard gardens

Gardening: Great treasures hide in backyard gardens

Most of us put our best plants in the front of our homes — not only so they will show to the street, but also to see them each time we come or go. But some people have other ideas.
Published: 03/11/15
Table Scraps: This is one hummus you’ll want to eat

Table Scraps: This is one hummus you’ll want to eat

I’ve been cooking for so long I can pretty much look at a recipe and taste it. I suspect it’s much like a musician who can look at a score and hear the music.
Published: 03/11/15

In Uniform: News of service members from the area

Air Force
Published: 03/11/15

South Tampa community calendar

This Week
Published: 03/11/15
Construction pushes Tampa Prep drop-off to busy Cass Street

Construction pushes Tampa Prep drop-off to busy Cass Street

TAMPA — Every school day for the next year, students at Tampa Preparatory School will get a police escort to campus.
Published: 03/08/15
Updated: 03/09/15
Plant Park revisits its Victorian roots during picnic

Plant Park revisits its Victorian roots during picnic

For Ellen Merkle, who was holding a little chihuahua and a little white parasol, the 11th annual Picnic in the Park at Henry B. Plant Park was a welcome respite from her day job.
Published: 03/08/15
Library book, DVD sale features bargain prices

Library book, DVD sale features bargain prices

Stock up on reading materials and other entertainment before spring break begins at this weekend’s Jan Platt Library book sale.
Published: 03/04/15
CVS manhunt ongoing; shot suspect recently released from prison

CVS manhunt ongoing; shot suspect recently released from prison

An extensive search is still underway for one suspect in Wednesday morning's attempted armed robbery of a CVS store in Hyde Park. The other suspect, who was wounded by police, was released from state prison about eight months ago after serving tim...
Published: 03/04/15
Elementary school celebrating a century of learning

Elementary school celebrating a century of learning

SOUTH TAMPA — It was a trip back in time when Mitchell Elementary School celebrated its 100th anniversary with an old-fashioned ice cream social.
Published: 03/04/15