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Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014

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Falling is serious business in Sun City Center

The National Council on Aging has designated September as National Fall Prevention Month in order to increase awareness of the dangers of falling for seniors. According to recent national statistics, every 15 seconds an adult in this country is treat...
Updated: 1 months ago

The only thing missing is the sand

One year, magnolias draped the stair railings and costumed Southern belles graced the room. Another year brought Paris street scenes to life. And yet another year saw a proliferation of Western shirts and cowboy hats.
Updated: 1 months ago
Palm Court Restaurant and Bar celebrates grand opening

Palm Court Restaurant and Bar celebrates grand opening

KINGS POINT – More than 250 residents and their guests partied at the grand opening of The Palm Court Restaurant and Bar Sept. 6 at the Kings Point South Club, 1224 Newpoint Loop.
Updated: 1 months ago
Chicken with rice rivalry this Saturday at Festival del Sabor

Chicken with rice rivalry this Saturday at Festival del Sabor

Almost every family I know has it’s own recipe for arroz con pollo – aka chicken with rice – and each thinks that theirs is the best.
Updated: 1 months ago
For those who remember rhubarb

For those who remember rhubarb

Quite likely people who have lived in Florida all or most of their lives have never tasted rhubarb, though it’s sometimes seen at the grocery store in the produce section. Its red stems are the part that taste so good (or bad to some).
Updated: 1 months ago
September is a month of transition

September is a month of transition

Hard to believe we’re already in the middle of September, and what a year of great fishing it’s been thus far. September is a month of transition in South Shore waters.
Updated: 1 months ago
A piece of Ruskin history is for sale

A piece of Ruskin history is for sale

RUSKIN – Although he’s never seen any ghosts wandering through halls of his historic Ruskin home, Conrad Peterson can easily envision ballet students pirouetting across the original heart-of-pine floors in his living room and budding ar...
Updated: 1 months ago

South Shore Community News

Church to host multicultural celebration
Updated: 1 months ago

Assessments are available for loved ones driving skills

The first time my mother got lost driving her car around Punta Gorda, I knew her dementia had progressed to a new level. She went to the grocery store and ended up in Arcadia – 20 miles away. She called me in a panic wanting to know how to get...
Updated: 1 months ago
34th Annual Tampa Bay Senior Games start Sept. 29

34th Annual Tampa Bay Senior Games start Sept. 29

SOUTH SHORE – Seniors serious about their sports need to suit up, lace up and sign up now for the 2014 Tampa Bay Senior Games. The 34th annual series of competitions will take place over three weeks from Sept. 29 to Oct. 17. Registration is und...
Updated: 1 months ago