TBO.com: Tampa Bay Online, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times - breaking news and weather.
Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Northeast News

New Tampa readies for relay fundraiser

New Tampa readies for relay fundraiser

NEW TAMPA — While the American Cancer Society is making progress toward a world without cancer, it continues to rely on individual contributions and community fundraising efforts to finish its fight against the often-deadly disease....
Updated one month ago
USF Botanical Gardens to usher in the spring with plant festival

USF Botanical Gardens to usher in the spring with plant festival

It’s that time of year when many of us enjoy nothing more than basking in the freshness and beauty of spring.
Updated one month ago

Murder mystery musical fundraiser for UACDC

UNIVERSITY AREA —The New Tampa Players will present the crazy murder mystery musical “Something’s Afoot” at the University Area Community Development Corporation (UACDC) Community Center at 14013 N. 22nd St., Tampa, from A...
Updated one month ago
Benefit concert to raise awareness, money for Trinity Cafe 2

Benefit concert to raise awareness, money for Trinity Cafe 2

NORTH TAMPA — GMA Dove Award winner Leonardo Villanueva credits “good, compassionate friends” for making his dream of a benefit concert for Trinity Cafe 2, which opened Monday on East Busch Boulevard, a reality....
Updated one month ago

Competition showcases pre-teen playwrights

CARROLLWOOD — On Saturday and Sunday, Kidspeak is what happens when a cast of 10 actors delve into the vivid imaginations of eight young playwrights.
Updated one month ago
Simple sandwich evokes teenage memories

Simple sandwich evokes teenage memories

The first time I sank my teeth into a Monte Cristo sandwich, I was maybe 17, so call it 1974. We were lucky enough to have Walt Disney World in our backyard and even luckier that my sister and many of my friends worked there. I took full advantage of...
Updated one month ago
Temple Terrace police officer latest involved in wrong-way incident

Temple Terrace police officer latest involved in wrong-way incident

For the third time in just over a week, a Tampa-area law enforcement officer was either involved in a crash or nearly struck by a wrong-way driver.
Updated one month ago
Business owner’s free classes about car engines earn kids’ Best of Show

Business owner’s free classes about car engines earn kids’ Best of Show

NEW TAMPA — Thanks to Marty LaBarbera, owner of Christian Automotive on Trout Creek Road, youngsters from the Legacy Homeschool Group learned a set of skills most kids their ages — and many grownups for that matter — know very littl...
Updated one month ago
Art center part of $30 million project

Art center part of $30 million project

WEST TAMPA – An 8,500-square-foot arts center inside the remodeled Fort Homer Hesterly Armory will incorporate pottery, painting, jewelry making, glass works and other creative styles.
Updated one month ago
Nun honored at Adopt a Sister anniversary luncheon

Nun honored at Adopt a Sister anniversary luncheon

It was a homecoming celebration recently when Sister Mary Rinaldi was honored at a 25th anniversary luncheon of the Adopt A Sister Program of the Salesian Sisters.
Updated one month ago