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Tuesday, Sep 01, 2015

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No end in sight for Seminole Heights’ Sacred Floats deprivation tanks

No end in sight for Seminole Heights’ Sacred Floats deprivation tanks

For a small fee, those brave enough can climb inside a sensory deprivation tank and get the experience of weightlessness.
Updated one month ago

Opinion: Student discipline and suspension context

Virtually everyone agrees. We need to take a more effective, more enlightened approach to school discipline.
Updated one month ago
It’s time to plant vegetables again

It’s time to plant vegetables again

The summer heat is far from over, but the ground and seeds know autumn is coming. We need to get ready for planting fall vegetables now.
Updated one month ago
New Tampa adults with special needs find pleasure in art classes

New Tampa adults with special needs find pleasure in art classes

In Maria Rivera’s opinion there are not many recreational programs in the Tampa Bay area specifically for adults with disabilities.
Updated one month ago

Community calendar

TodayAssistance Program: 9-11:30 a.m. Town ‘N Country Senior Center, 7606 Paula Drive. (SNAP) Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program application assistance. Call (813) 873-6336 for an appointment....
Updated one month ago

Here are the important dates for the 2015-16 school year

The new school year will Aug. 17 for teachers and Aug. 25 for students as Hillsborough County Public Schools — the nation’s eighth-largest school district — welcomes more than 200,000 students to its more than 200 schools.
Updated one month ago
Patel welcomes young ‘Showstoppers’ from the area

Patel welcomes young ‘Showstoppers’ from the area

You might call it a bit of stage alchemy. For a limited time — just Friday through Sunday — the magic of a live professional band will blend with the talents of specially chosen student performers in the second of Patel Conservatory’s “Showstoppers.”
Updated one month ago
Chamber prepares for annual awards dinner

Chamber prepares for annual awards dinner

TEMPLE TERRACE — Lee Bell, president and CEO of the Greater Temple Terrace Chamber of Commerce, encourages chamber members not to procrastinate in making reservations for an upcoming event meant to involve and entertain everyone in attendance....
Updated one month ago
Haley’s Cove veterans celebrate Christmas in July

Haley’s Cove veterans celebrate Christmas in July

Considering it’s summertime in Florida, we can count on sizzling and steamy temps as we transition from our homes, work and inside play places to the outdoors.
Updated one month ago
Tampa Palms plaza welcomes well-known store with a new look

Tampa Palms plaza welcomes well-known store with a new look

TAMPA PALMS — The new first-of-its-kind Bealls Outlet is open for business in City Plaza at Tampa Palms.
Updated one month ago