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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
Rehab center coming to Lutz in 2017

Rehab center coming to Lutz in 2017

LUTZ — A new skilled nursing facility under construction at the intersection of Nebraska Avenue and Hayes Road in Lutz looks to change the archetype of what is expected for assisted living and care.
Published: 02/03/16
‘Fox on the Fairway’ tees off at Carrollwood Players

‘Fox on the Fairway’ tees off at Carrollwood Players

CARROLLWOOD — Director Miguel E. Rodriguez describes the next show to tee off at Carrollwood Players as “over-the-top romantic shenanigans, Homeric poetry and one very lucky oyster.”
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
Boy running to catch bus struck, killed at west Hillsborough apartment

Boy running to catch bus struck, killed at west Hillsborough apartment

A 12-year-old boy was killed after being struck by a vehicle Thursday morning at a west Hillsborough County apartment complex just east of Oldsmar, the sheriff’s office said.
Published: 01/28/16
Updated: 01/29/16
Woman’s Club needs donations for annual flea market

Woman’s Club needs donations for annual flea market

GFWC Lutz–Land O’ Lakes Woman’s Club is gearing up for its annual flea market on March 4 and 5 at the Historic Old Lutz School.
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
Paint the Town event gives area a makeover

Paint the Town event gives area a makeover

UNIVERSITY COMMUNITY AREA — In neighborhood after neighborhood, clusters of volunteers convened to pay forward their good fortunes in life to residents whose lives contain few.
Published: 01/27/16
Take these steps for creating a smoother smoothie

Take these steps for creating a smoother smoothie

For the past year or more, the first thing I’ve done every morning is take a bike ride around the neighborhood. It’s exhilarating to pedal through the streets in the quiet dawn when motorists aren’t out there clogging things up.
Published: 01/27/16