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Bohemian junQue bus features art and more

Bohemian junQue bus features art and more

SEMINOLE HEIGHTS — If it’s parked at any event or festival, Elke Lockert’s eye-catching gypsy junQue bus won’t be hard to find. Brightly painted by St. Petersburg muralist Derek Donnelly, the colorful converted short school bus not only draws attention, but also reflects the vivacious personality of Lockert and her unique creations.
Published: 08/26/15
Students use their pedal power to help sick kids

Students use their pedal power to help sick kids

NEW TAMPA — The administration at Creative World School Cross Creek recently put together a fundraising event aimed at training children with little wheels to have big hearts.
Published: 08/26/15
Pooch and owner expose harshness of bullying

Pooch and owner expose harshness of bullying

All eyes were on Marshall the Miracle Dog, the celebrity guest who recently paid a visit to a group of children at the New Tampa Recreation Center.
Published: 08/26/15
Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel plans $78 million expansion project

Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel plans $78 million expansion project

WESLEY CHAPEL – Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel opened less than three years ago and it’s already bursting at the seams.
Published: 08/26/15
A place for lively competition

A place for lively competition

TEMPLE TERRACE — Recreational card games have come a long way since the days when Old Maid was the rage. Today, if someone is seeking an ace in the hole for their Magic: The Gathering deck, The Game Academy in Temple Terrace can provide it &#x...
Published: 08/26/15
Chamber event fetes city, local residents

Chamber event fetes city, local residents

TEMPLE TERRACE — It was indeed an evening to celebrate the city’s past, present and future.
Published: 08/26/15
Future is bright for Hard Rock’s newest ambassadors

Future is bright for Hard Rock’s newest ambassadors

Though they may not be able to gamble legally in this establishment, that hasn’t stopped the teen quartet of The Cruz Brothers from dropping a single and having its red carpet release party at Tampa’s renowned Hard Rock Café....
Published: 08/26/15
Ice cream, tea party for the dog days of summer

Ice cream, tea party for the dog days of summer

Nothing sets our pooches tails waggin’ like treats from the freezer, especially on sizzling hot days when summer is giving us its last and best punch.
Published: 08/25/15

Sinkhole at USF closes Sycamore Drive to traffic

University of South Florida students were welcomed to the first day of classes Monday by a sinkhole in a road on the east side of campus.
Published: 08/25/15

Valrico man shot in car outside Tampa apartment complex

A Valrico man was seriously injured early this morning when police say he was shot while in his vehicle outside a Tampa apartment complex.
Published: 08/24/15