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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

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Maids get their big break in Sun City Center

SUN CITY CENTER – Failed actresses turned cleaning ladies take advantage of a last-minute opportunity to perform at the Rollins Theatre April 25 when a musical’s star performer is nowhere to be found.
Updated one month ago

Sebring’s ‘Fan of the Year’ runs a good race

APOLLO BEACH — When it comes to racing and marriage, Frank and Barbara Morrison are right on track. The Apollo Beach couple, with deep Brandon ties, this year celebrates 49 years of marriage — and Frank Morrison’s recognition as ...
Updated one month ago
Wimauma mission to serve hot meals to low-income residents

Wimauma mission to serve hot meals to low-income residents

WIMAUMA – Beth-El Farmworker Ministry is opening a free soup kitchen from 5 to 7:30 p.m. April 9 to assist folks in need.
Updated: 2 months ago
Local resident a woman of all seasons

Local resident a woman of all seasons

SUN CITY CENTER – Freedom Plaza’s Peggy Burgess could be called a Renaissance woman. She has worn many hats during her lifetime – writer, director, producer, opera singer, activities director and beauty queen.
Updated: 2 months ago
New Security Patrol chief is making her mark

New Security Patrol chief is making her mark

SUN CITY CENTER – Karen Ryan, the second female Security Patrol chief in the organization’s 34-year history, has tucked away her first month on duty.
Updated: 2 months ago
WW II tail gunner recalls brush with rogue B-17 bomber

WW II tail gunner recalls brush with rogue B-17 bomber

SUN CITY CENTER – At age 19, staff sergeant Don Lawhorn was an experienced B-17 tail gunner flying more than two-dozen sorties over occupied Europe for the 346th Bombardment Squadron. It was late April 1945 and World War II was almost over.
Updated: 2 months ago
Hide the Cheetos, my sister is coming

Hide the Cheetos, my sister is coming

My twin sister, Janet, is coming for a visit and she’s bringing her healthy paleo lifestyle to our mostly healthy doorsteps. So long as she doesn’t try to take the Cheetos out of my mouth, which is an easy way to lose a finger, our time t...
Updated: 2 months ago
Blue Thong members brighten lives at Mary & Martha House

Blue Thong members brighten lives at Mary & Martha House

RUSKIN – There is a special group of women in South Shore who do some extraordinary community work while having a fabulous time together clad in blue-green. They are called the Aqua Viva Divas, a chapter of the national Blue Thong Society.
Updated: 2 months ago
Boggs Jewelry still in touch with the times

Boggs Jewelry still in touch with the times

SUN CITY CENTER – After almost 30 years at the same location, Boggs Jewelry has a new home. Customers won’t have far to go, though. The new store is at 4852 State Road 674, just a short walk from the front doors of Publix at the King&#x...
Updated: 2 months ago
Men’s chorus to perform at Tropicana Field

Men’s chorus to perform at Tropicana Field

SUN CITY CENTER – Rays and Red Sox fans will be all ears April 23 when the Sun City Center Men’s Chorus opens the game with the singing of the National Anthem.
Updated: 2 months ago