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Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015

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South Shore waters offer some excellent winter fishing

South Shore waters offer some excellent winter fishing

Until recently, the weather this winter was almost spring-like. Fishing was great until this latest arctic blast.
Published: 01/22/15
Dividing bromeliads can be prickly

Dividing bromeliads can be prickly

One of the wonderful aspects of bromeliads is the way they multiply. Many times I’ve dug up a clump, pulled each rosette of leaves away from the other, and then replanted or re-potted them with room to spread again.
Published: 01/22/15

My broken dishwasher and an unexpected journey

Life is definitely an adventure and one thing can lead to another with totally unanticipated consequences. Today my dishwasher stopped working and as a result I had a truly poignant memory-visit with my mother.
Published: 01/22/15
How to get your cooking mojo moving again

How to get your cooking mojo moving again

It happened so suddenly.
Published: 01/22/15
Kings Point archers draw their bows at local range

Kings Point archers draw their bows at local range

SUN CITY CENTER — Close to 400 Sun City Center Community Association members and Kings Point residents belong to the Kings Point Sportsman’s Club. The group includes 113 archers.
Published: 01/22/15

Freedom Plaza goes red

If you visit Freedom Plaza on Feb. 6, be prepared to see red — the color red, that is. Residents and staff alike will be wearing some red article of clothing as they participate in Wear Red Day.
Published: 01/22/15

Does your water heater need insulation?

The Florida Home Partnership is providing free water heater blankets to area residents as part of its continuing energy conservation efforts. Water heater blanket packages can be reserved, and then picked up at the partnership's main office at 201 14...
Published: 01/19/15
Updated: 01/22/15

Project is putting the beach back in Apollo Beach

The wheels of heavy equipment are turning as the Beach Restoration Project in Apollo Beach begins. Flores and Harper, a full-service general contractor, is now on-site and moving forward with the four-month project of shoreline restoration.
Published: 01/22/15
SCC Chamber installs new board, presents annual awards

SCC Chamber installs new board, presents annual awards

SUN CITY CENTER – Members and guests of the business community went first class last Friday at the Sun City Center Area Chamber of Commerce annual awards gala. More than 130 people turned out to celebrate the chamber’s success in 2014 a...
Published: 01/12/15
Updated: 01/16/15
Barkarilla: Something to yelp about

Barkarilla: Something to yelp about

YBOR CITY — Big dogs and little dogs took to the streets of Ybor City recently — led by the new king and queen of Barkarilla in baby strollers.
Published: 01/14/15
Updated: 01/15/15