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Lawn bowling continues through summer – sans snowbirds

Lawn bowling continues through summer – sans snowbirds

SUN CITY CENTER — As many part-time residents return to the north this summer, about a dozen dedicated lawn bowlers in Kings Point will brave the heat.
Updated one month ago
RB & the Gang to harmonize at Oldies But Goodies dance

RB & the Gang to harmonize at Oldies But Goodies dance

SUN CITY CENTER — As a kid — and at real estate conventions throughout the years — Flo Vachon has been singing her heart out. But it was a chance meeting in Sun City Center that led to her latest gig as a singer for RB & the ...
Updated one month ago
Young Women of Promise named

Young Women of Promise named

For 10 high school juniors, defining moments, interests or projects, as well as strong academic records, established them as 2016 Dr. Sylvia Richardson Young Women of Promise by the Athena Society.
Updated one month ago
Brandon Ballet presents ‘Aladdin’

Brandon Ballet presents ‘Aladdin’

RIVERVIEW — The exotic tale of love, danger, a magic lamp, powerful genie and flying carpet — otherwise known as “Aladdin,” — will be performed by the Brandon Ballet at 7:30 p.m. April 30 in the Spoto High School Th...
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‘Welcome Home’ event aimed at saluting Vietnam veterans

‘Welcome Home’ event aimed at saluting Vietnam veterans

TAMPA — Soldiers seasoned and battle-scarred, and the people who support them, stood in solidarity and solemnity March 26 at Veterans Memorial Park, where “welcome home” was the order of the day for the men and women called to se...
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Inaugural fishing tourney will see who can catch the most different species

RUSKIN — From high leaping snook and easy-to-catch trout to redfish that roam the shallow waters, the species of fish will matter to anglers competing in the first Tampa Bay Fishing Tournament.
Updated one month ago

Authorities suspend search for boater who went overboard to retrieve anchor

Authorities on Tuesday were searching for a boater who went missing after diving into the waters of Tampa Bay, about two miles west of Little Harbor in Ruskin.
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Breast cancer survivor, Riverview resident walks 30 miles to help others

Breast cancer survivor, Riverview resident walks 30 miles to help others

BRANDON — Melanie Salava, a stage-3 breast-cancer survivor, walked 30 miles March 30 at Westfield Brandon to raise awareness and funds for the Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation.
Updated one month ago
Music bridges memory loss for residents with dementia

Music bridges memory loss for residents with dementia

SUN CITY CENTER – Dementia in its various forms steals a person’s memories. But a pilot program begun last year by a local chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association is offering seniors in skilled nursing facilities a chance to get s...
Updated one month ago
Go crustless for a lighter brunch, lunch or dinner

Go crustless for a lighter brunch, lunch or dinner

Just when I thought I’d churned out every variation of quiche in “quichedom,” along came a snazzy recipe for one that’s crustless.
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