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Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014

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Synonyms for senior-hood

You can call my husband and me many things at this stage of our lives. We both were sexagenarians a decade ago and are septuagenarians now. We look forward to being octogenarians, nonagenarians and even centenarians.
Published: 07/24/14
Shrimp plants come in many colors

Shrimp plants come in many colors

Half a century ago when I first visited Florida with my parents, my mother was quite taken by a shrimp plant she spotted in a restaurant. Papa was more taken that she had given it a name. How did she know it was a shrimp plant? he asked.
Published: 07/24/14
Hot and cold fishing this summer

Hot and cold fishing this summer

Our bay waters are in the 90-degree range. That’s hot, and the fishing can be also.
Published: 07/23/14
Random acts of kindness coming to South Shore

Random acts of kindness coming to South Shore

RUSKIN – Ruskin United Methodist Church members will do some door knocking the week of July 27 to share the good news about Jesus Christ and perform random acts of kindness throughout the community.
Published: 07/23/14
Coast Guard Auxiliary supports boater education, celebrates 75 years of service

Coast Guard Auxiliary supports boater education, celebrates 75 years of service

RUSKIN – Not everyone needs a license to get behind the wheel in Florida.
Published: 07/23/14
Carnitas appeal for variety and ease

Carnitas appeal for variety and ease

With a dinner party for visiting family on the horizon, I was a happy camper. Especially when the company constituted a niece staying with us for the very first time.
Published: 07/23/14
TGH family care center responds to the needs of Sun City Center seniors

TGH family care center responds to the needs of Sun City Center seniors

SUN CITY CENTER – Less than a year after opening its family care center in Sun City Center, Tampa General Hospital is revising its services to better meet its patients’ needs while reducing costs.
Published: 07/23/14

Whistling just the same

Bill Cosby once said, “Through humor you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.”
Published: 07/23/14
Kings Point Billiards Club behind the eight ball

Kings Point Billiards Club behind the eight ball

The Kings Point Billiards Club currently is mounting an effort to dissuade the Federation Board from cutting its space – in half.
Published: 07/23/14
Sun City Center largesse declines

Sun City Center largesse declines

SUN CITY CENTER – Volunteerism and cash donations are down in the community, and the nonprofit agencies providing the most help are hurting because of it.
Published: 07/16/14
Updated: 07/18/14