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Table Scraps: Leftovers presented this way become much more palatable

Table Scraps: Leftovers presented this way become much more palatable

If you spend a week visiting our home, family members pretty much know what’s coming. For the first several days I prepare three perfectly coordinated, balanced meals. At some point thereafter, there’ll be a clean-out-the-fridge dinner....
Updated one month ago
USF, HCC offer classes for South Shore seniors

USF, HCC offer classes for South Shore seniors

Thanks to a new partnership between the University of South Florida’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute and Hillsborough Community College, area seniors can take courses for $10.
Updated one month ago
Technology makes big changes in the way we fish

Technology makes big changes in the way we fish

I’ve lived and fished all 37 years of my life and during that time I’ve seen all kinds of products – some helpful, some not. We’ve come a long way in the fishing industry, and I believe we’re just getting started as...
Updated one month ago
Home sales are hot in South Shore

Home sales are hot in South Shore

Summer temperatures aren’t the only thing up in South Shore, as single-family home sales continue to soar.
Updated one month ago
Commissioner, county officials talk about issues with Wimauma residents

Commissioner, county officials talk about issues with Wimauma residents

WIMAUMA — Addressing an audience that included his sixth-grade teacher at Wimauma Elementary School and childhood friends, Hillsborough County Commissioner Stacy White pledged his continuing support for the community in which he was raised dur...
Updated one month ago
First-time students can get free shots, physicals

First-time students can get free shots, physicals

As August appears on calendars all over South Shore, families are thinking about back to school for their kids, including doctor visits for immunizations and physicals.
Updated one month ago
Christmas comes to Sun City Center in ‘JulAugust’

Christmas comes to Sun City Center in ‘JulAugust’

Santa and his elf, Jennifer McCafferty, are helping the community get a head start with Christmas holiday shopping while supporting local charities.
Updated one month ago
‘Boogie Woogie Man’ moves to Sun City Center

‘Boogie Woogie Man’ moves to Sun City Center

SUN CITY CENTER — Self-taught swing, jazz, boogie and classical pianist Tommy Johnson delighted some local fans recently by moving to Sun City Center.
Updated one month ago
New optical center opens in MiraBay Village

New optical center opens in MiraBay Village

APOLLO BEACH – Cathy Yaeckel started wearing glasses back in the second grade when she couldn’t see the chalkboard during a test. Today she’s a 31-year-old optometrist who prescribes eyeware to others.
Updated one month ago
Riverview eatery offers authentic Cuban cuisine

Riverview eatery offers authentic Cuban cuisine

RIVERVIEW – First-generation Cuban Americans Nelson and Miguel Valladares grew up eating homemade native dishes lovingly prepared by their mother, who fled her home in Cuba after communist dictator Fidel Castro came to power.
Updated one month ago