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Joe Henderson: Hillsborough voters charted a reasonable path forward with school tax approval
Voters agreed that excellent schools and a decent transportation system are vital to this community.
Published on 11/14/18
Chick-fil-A now offering delivery, celebrates by giving away free sandwiches
Chick-Fil-A will give away free classic chicken sandwiches to customers who order at least $5 worth of food from DoorDash, a delivery service.
Published on 11/14/18
Wisconsin company gives guns as a Christmas bonus
A small business owner in Wisconsin decided he didn't want his employees to blow their Christmas bonuses on stress and bills. So instead of cash, he bought them all guns.
Published on 11/14/18
Hillsborough to be a dumping ground for clay from Hardee County phosphate mine
Hillsborough County Commissioners on Wednesday voted 4-2 in favor of a controversial request by Mosaic to dump clay from its Ona Mine into the Four Corners Mine in southeast Hillsborough County.
Published on 11/14/18
Deputies identify woman found dead in Egypt Lake home
The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said Micheline G. Messersmith was the victim of a homicide reported Monday in Tampa's Lake Egypt Estates neighborhood.
Published on 11/14/18
All-girls school teacher accused of inappropriate relationship with 14-year-old
Science teacher Jason Osborne is accused of engaging in an inaproproiate relationship with a 14-year-old student at Ferrell Girls Preparatory Academy in Tampa.
Published on 11/14/18
A new, smooth boardwalk greets visitors at Temple Terrace's Riverhills Park
For a cost of just under $200,000, the project replaces a decaying wooden boardwalk that had been in use for about 30 years.
Published on 11/14/18
Booth Brothers bring Southern Gospel act back to their Brandon roots
Ronnie and Michael Booth and Paul Lancaster will perform at Fellowship Baptist Church Sunday
Published on 11/14/18
Joggers, cyclists now wait to see where future of Upper Tampa Bay Trail leads
Hillsborough commissioners are not recommending a realignment of the Upper Tampa Bay Trail to make room for a 300-unit apartment block. But whether trail users can claim victory is unsure.
Published on 11/13/18
Cuba bans tattoo parlors so getting one carries health risks. Tampa artists to the rescue.
"It is illegal, but everyone is doing it," said James Langner, 41, general manager of the eight Atomic Tattoos parlors in Hillsborough County. "It is being done in a real primitive way."
Published on 11/13/18
Find A Friend: Ford the Cat
Don't let Ford's sight issues stop you from envisioning him in your home.
Published on 11/13/18
Amy Scherzer's Diary: Weekly Wrap-Up of the Tampa Social Scene
Fancy homes, fancy cars and the history center gala highlight this weeks review.
Published on 11/13/18
Former president says Hillsborough NAACP chose leaders without notifying members
The former president of the NAACP's Hillsborough County branch has filed a lawsuit against the civil rights group, which he claims violated the organizations own rules during this month's elections.
Published on 11/13/18
Dr. Delay: is anything happening with 40th Avenue bridge?
It will likely be several years before a new bridge is completed, according to the city.
Published on 11/13/18
Hive Over Matter celebrates second year with 'Herstory' event in Tampa Heights
Local group promotes positive reflections of women through the arts
Published on 11/13/18