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Kaushal will be 50th Eagle Scout from Troop 142 of Tampa Palms

Kaushal will be 50th Eagle Scout from Troop 142 of Tampa Palms

Kunal Kaushal, 17, of Tampa Palms, will be the 50th Scout from his troop to attain the highest rank in Boy Scouting — Eagle — during a Court of Honor ceremony Feb. 14.
Published: 02/03/16
Tennis program for special needs athletes nets great results

Tennis program for special needs athletes nets great results

TAMPA PALMS — Clay Adams acknowledged there are not enough words to describe how much he enjoys being a volunteer youth coach for the Tennis for Fun program.
Published: 02/03/16
J.B. Fine Jewelry specializes in unique designs, custom pieces

J.B. Fine Jewelry specializes in unique designs, custom pieces

Valentine’s Day is coming, but that’s just one of a number of holidays when the gift of jewelry is appreciated. J.B. of J.B. Fine Jewelry, at 7605 Gunn Hwy in Citrus Park, is celebrating 10 years of providing his customers with unique c...
Published: 02/03/16
Woman’s Club to host ‘Trashy to Flashy’ fashion show Feb. 25

Woman’s Club to host ‘Trashy to Flashy’ fashion show Feb. 25

LUTZ — The GFWC Lutz-Land O’ Lakes Woman’s Club is hosting its annual “Trashy to Flashy” Fashion Show on Feb. 25, beginning at 11 a.m. at the Lutz Community Center behind the Lutz Library, 101 1st Ave. NW, and is op...
Published: 02/03/16
Fast-pitch softball league preps girls for college

Fast-pitch softball league preps girls for college

BRANDON — Dan Carney, coach and president of the Brandon Softball league, said no one goes undrafted in this fast-pitched softball league. On a recent Tuesday night under the lights of Rogers Field at Sadie Park in Brandon, girls in the Ponyta...
Published: 02/03/16
Tampa police seek suspect in attempted sexual battery

Tampa police seek suspect in attempted sexual battery

Tampa police have released a composite photo of a man sought in the attempted sexual battery of a woman in the Seminole Heights area.
Published: 01/28/16
Ship sunk in World War I has Gasparilla ties

Ship sunk in World War I has Gasparilla ties

There are few cities that can say they have a U.S. Coast Guard cutter named for them.
Published: 01/27/16
Children enjoy Pirate Meet and Greet

Children enjoy Pirate Meet and Greet

Little mateys celebrated the Gasparilla season at Hyde Park Village’s Jan. 16 Pirate Meet and Greet.
Published: 01/27/16
Pirates take over H.B. Plant Museum

Pirates take over H.B. Plant Museum

TAMPA — Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla pirates arrived on their trusty float, the Gilly Gaspar, for a rousing entrance to H.B. Plant Museum’s seasonal exhibit, “Gasparilla: A Tampa Tradition.”
Published: 01/27/16
Dart league looking for new members

Dart league looking for new members

Indoor sports enthusiasts looking for some competition may find what they’re looking for with the North Tampa Dart Association (NTDA), which is seeking men and women players for its 2016 season.
Published: 01/27/16