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Friday, Feb 12, 2016

The Sun

Bring the love home for Valentine’s Day dinner

Bring the love home for Valentine’s Day dinner

My sweetie pie and I run into the same challenge every Valentine’s Day, which incidentally is also my birthday. To dine in or dine out? That is the question.
Published: 02/10/16

What to do when there’s no more space

My husband and I are burdened by the same affliction. We are savers. Right now, I’m sitting in my office surrounded by a clutter of souvenirs that run the gamut of my life – from my first baby shoes that my father filled with plaster an...
Published: 02/10/16
Area voters gear up for Florida’s presidential primary

Area voters gear up for Florida’s presidential primary

RIVERVIEW – At his first luncheon meeting as president of the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce, retired physician Bryan S. Thatcher, of Valrico, made it a point to stress the importance of voting, with the deadlines for next month’...
Published: 02/10/16
Man pools his efforts for charity

Man pools his efforts for charity

SUN CITY CENTER – For the 13th year in a row, Don Smith celebrated his birthday by collecting enough money to send more than 100 boys and girls with Type 1 diabetes to summer camp. Turning 67 on Feb. 2, he swam 300 continuous laps in the Commu...
Published: 02/10/16
It’s time to start counting birds

It’s time to start counting birds

SOUTH SHORE — Area residents who enjoy birds can give something back Feb. 12 to 15 by participating in the 19th annual Great Backyard Bird Count.
Published: 02/03/16
If you’re in business, you’re invited to attend low-cost EDGE seminars

If you’re in business, you’re invited to attend low-cost EDGE seminars

Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce members and nonmembers alike are invited to sharpen the edge on their business skills, with a series of ongoing seminars hosted by Hillsborough Community College at The Regent.
Published: 02/03/16

Library coop seeks input

The Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative wants to hear from residents about the future of local public library services, programs and facilities.
Published: 02/03/16

South Bay Hospital introduces SurgiTrak patient update service

SUN CITY CENTER – Patients having surgical procedures at South Bay Hospital now have one more way to keep family and friends updated on their progress with a newly introduced Internet-based service called SurgiTrak.
Published: 02/03/16
Area residents prime targets for sweepstakes, lottery and charity fraud

Area residents prime targets for sweepstakes, lottery and charity fraud

SUN CITY CENTER – Community Resource Deputy Jeff Merry is zeroing in on three types of fraud this month in his ongoing effort to keep residents – and their money – safe. He will conduct fraud awareness forums throughout the commu...
Published: 02/03/16
Octagenarian’s turns art into passion

Octagenarian’s turns art into passion

RIVERVIEW – Like Grandma Moses, John Lane didn’t start painting until late in life. He picked up a brush in his 70s and hasn’t stopped using one since.
Published: 01/28/16