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Deputies searching for missing endangered Gibsonton woman

Deputies searching for missing endangered Gibsonton woman

Hillsborough County deputies are searching for an elderly Gibsonton woman who has gone missing and may be in danger.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Tampa police searching for missing man with Alzheimer’s

Tampa police searching for missing man with Alzheimer’s

Tampa police are searching for a man with Alzheimer’s who was last seen Thursday afternoon in South Tampa.
Updated: 7 hours ago
HCC SouthShore dedicates new science and technology center

HCC SouthShore dedicates new science and technology center

RUSKIN – The newest addition to the Hillsborough Community College SouthShore Campus — a science and technology building — was celebrated Aug. 24 in ceremonies hosted by Allen Witt, HCC SouthShore president, and a group of region...
Updated: 9 hours ago

Seffner motorcyclist dies in I-4 crash in Plant City

A Seffner man was killed Thursday night when he lost control of his motorcycle and struck the side of a tractor-trailer on Interstate 4 in Plant City.
Updated: 11 hours ago
University of Florida research looks to cut growers’ water consumption for freeze protection

University of Florida research looks to cut growers’ water consumption for freeze protection

PLANT CITY – The freezes that damaged strawberry crops in 2010 may be a bad memory, but studies are continuing on how growers can best protect their crops in frigid conditions.
Published: 09/03/15
Table Scraps: My new favorite words: coconut bacon

Table Scraps: My new favorite words: coconut bacon

It seems every time I check my email my sister, Janet, is informing me of yet another dish I might like to try. Keeping up with her latest culinary triumphs is a full-time job.
Published: 09/02/15
Health advisories at three Hillsborough beaches over Labor Day

Health advisories at three Hillsborough beaches over Labor Day

Health advisories have been issued for beaches at Tampa’s Cypress Point and Ruskin’s E.G. Simmons Park through the Labor Day weekend, and a previous advisory remains into effect for Davis Islands Beach.
Published: 09/02/15

Sydney Baptist Church celebrates 106 years

DOVER — Sydney Baptist Church will celebrate 106 years of service with a Sept. 13 homecoming service with the theme, “Come HOME to a New Beginning.”
Published: 09/02/15

Bicyclist peddles across the country in fundraising experience

SOUTH TAMPA — Phillip Sipiora, a South Tampa resident, put his career path on hold this summer to be able to help those with disabilities.
Published: 09/02/15
Yankees Hope Week offers special day for Boys & Girls Clubs kids

Yankees Hope Week offers special day for Boys & Girls Clubs kids

Devin McMillan, 15, wore his New York Yankees hat to dinner recently — as did many of his fellow 200 Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay members.
Published: 09/02/15