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Physician chooses South Shore as home for new practice

Physician chooses South Shore as home for new practice

RIVERVIEW – The continued population growth and anticipated opening of St. Joseph’s Hospital-South is bringing a spate of new physicians to South Shore. Dr. Orlando Portal – an internist who recently opened his own medical practi...
Published: 12/11/14
Visiting Santa’s Workshop at MOSI brings out creativity

Visiting Santa’s Workshop at MOSI brings out creativity

Once wasn’t enough to satisfy the ingenious minds of Younglee Kwon’s four young children.
Published: 12/10/14
Church continues Walk Through Bethlehem

Church continues Walk Through Bethlehem

BRANDON — Kelly Lafollette remembers the first time she walked through the makeshift city of Bethlehem at Kings Avenue Baptist Church in Brandon.
Published: 12/10/14
Local Iraq veteran has Christmas song recorded

Local Iraq veteran has Christmas song recorded

LITHIA — Iraq veteran Mark Goujon just released his peppy new holiday single, “Loud and Proud Christmas,” sung by country and Christian recording artist Melodie Crittenden.
Published: 12/10/14

The Freedom Singers carol to calypso

When the Freedom Singers, 40 voices strong, present the annual “Caroling Around the Christmas Tree” on Dec. 19, the beat will be a bit different from previous years. Rhythms of calypso and flamenco will intertwine with more familiar cad...
Published: 12/09/14

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

Program may help some vets stay in homes

It seems I read more and more these days about reductions in veterans benefits. Less money to go to school. Issues at the VA hospitals. Cuts to programs for widows and children.
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
Chain to offer area nonprofits community action grants

Chain to offer area nonprofits community action grants

RIVERVIEW – When Walmart Neighborhood Market opens its new grocery and pharmacy on Jan. 28, it intends to be not only a store but also a good neighbor. The Riverview grocery will actively support its neighbors with thousands of dollars in comm...
Published: 12/09/14
New facility in Riverview offers upscale living and care

New facility in Riverview offers upscale living and care

RIVERVIEW – For the future 102 residents of The Crossings at Riverview, a high-end assisted living and memory care facility at 8451 U.S. 301 S, a true river view will come standard with the address.
Published: 12/09/14