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MOSI initiative broadens accessibility to low-income

MOSI initiative broadens accessibility to low-income

TAMPA — A new admission policy at the Museum of Science & Industry fits in perfectly with its core ideology — to make science real for people of all ages and backgrounds.
Published: 01/07/15
Artist captures the uniqueness of Ybor

Artist captures the uniqueness of Ybor

Artist Maryelin Sagafi, of South Tampa, says she finds Ybor City enchanting, which is why her art reflects many of the city’s symbols such as streetlights, cigars and flamenco dancers. Sagafi will share her artistic renditions during a solo ar...
Published: 01/07/15
Suzanne Camp Crosby’s art work highlighted

Suzanne Camp Crosby’s art work highlighted

YBOR CITY — An exhibit celebrating Suzanne Camp Crosby’s 20 years as a full-time member of the art faculty on the Hillsborough Community College Ybor City campus will open Monday. Crosby will retire in April....
Published: 01/07/15
Lightning’s Andreychuk and company bring cheer to hospital patients

Lightning’s Andreychuk and company bring cheer to hospital patients

WESLEY CHAPEL — Former Tampa Bay Lightning left winger Dave Andreychuk’s hospital of choice — should he or a family member need special care — is Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel.
Published: 01/07/15
Should we never plant a vine?

Should we never plant a vine?

A man I used to see at University of South Florida festivals always mentioned he would never plant a vine on his property. I understood his reluctance. It’s too bad I didn’t take his words to heart.
Published: 01/06/15
Pamper your pups with homemade treats

Pamper your pups with homemade treats

A couple of years ago I learned that baking for dogs gives me the same rush I get from baking for people.
Published: 01/06/15
Ice skaters escape warm weather on Tampa rink’s final day

Ice skaters escape warm weather on Tampa rink’s final day

TAMPA — On a balmy, breezy day with temperatures rising into the 80s, hundreds of people found their way Sunday to the final day of Tampa’s Downtown On Ice, where novice and experienced skaters — from toddlers to senior citizens ...
Published: 01/04/15
Investigation into ‘suspicious’ South Tampa trailer fire continues

Investigation into ‘suspicious’ South Tampa trailer fire continues

A fire that damaged an unoccupied contruction trailer at a vacant lot in Tampa on Thursday night originated when cumbustible materials ignited, spreading to an adjacent trailer, Tampa Fire Rescue officials said today.
Published: 01/01/15
Updated: 01/02/15

Berlinicke: If we build it, Rays fans still won’t come

Is everyone or anyone sick of talking about a new stadium for the Tampa Bay Rays?
Published: 12/31/14

Midlife spices: Grandchildren and a new look at an old book

As we all grow older, it’s human nature to make mistakes and do things we regret. Sometimes we can correct our mistakes and other times it’s too late. But I had an interesting experience this week that offered a third option — le...
Published: 12/31/14