Central Tampa News
Times Staff Writer
TAMPA — Each year Will Wellman attends the Pig Jig in downtown Tampa, he climbs to one of the highest points of Curtis Hixon Park and comes close to tears as he admires the size of the crowd.
In 2004, Fast Track Urgent Care Center opened its first location in Westchase, and now has locations in Carrollwood, South Tampa and Wesley Chapel.
During his 15 years as president of the Beef ‘O’ Brady’s chain, Nick Vojnovic recalls, there was a fundraiser at the Valrico corporate store for a child battling leukemia. The event included a “Be The Match” bone ma...
TAMPA — The fighter jet survived new pilots who put it through the motions learning how to fly, even a stint with the demanding flight demonstration team known as the Air Force Thunderbirds.
He was once in a jam but hit the jackpot. The tot was so named: “J.J.” He was rescued as an unsuspecting neighborhood human stopped to top off her gas tank. She didn’t intend to stumble upon the soaking-wet furball of urgency, s...
People looking to make a difference in the life of an abused or neglected child can attend the All 4 Kids event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday (Oct. 15) at Harley Davidson of Tampa, 6920 N Dale Mabry Hwy.
Cool change. Water temperatures are dropping, and mornings and afternoons are slightly cooler, making it a great time of the year to catch fish on artificials on the flats.
In June, real estate developers Paradise Ventures began construction at the Shoppes of South Dale to provide the South Tampa community with new restaurant, workout and salon options.
Joel Phanod and Julia Clemons stand as examples of the kind of winning stories the Corporation to Develop Communities of Tampa literally hopes to deliver every day.