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Boyette Road widening project to last until 2014

By PENNY FLETCHER RIVERVIEW — A three-phase project to widen Boyette Road in Riverview is alleviating east-west traffic flow, especially at rush hour, in the areas that have been completed.…

Obituaries April 28, 2011

Jacob M. LangJacob M. Lang, 95, of Sun City Center, Florida passed away April 16, 2011. He was born in Ramsey, New Jersey.  He was preceded in death by his…

Observations: The summer of youth

BY MITCH TRAPHAGEN I’ve been thinking a lot about memories lately, and it occurred to me that I lived through the 1960s. I mean that literally. Until recently, I would…

Whole Lota Love

By Mitch Traphagen Good things don’t just happen by accident. Behind every achievement, success story, and inspirational act is a man like Tom Lota. In times past, people would say…

Make sure your safe deposit box is safe

By PENNY FLETCHER SUN CITY CENTER— What was meant to be ease and convenience for customers has turned into a nightmare for one Sun City Center couple. Because they asked…

Orphaned but popular road excites range of reactions

By MELODY JAMESON SUN CITY CENTER – Call it the strange case of the orphan road where good turns do not go unpunished. Of course, area residents using little Sun…

Small, illegal signage now in the crosshairs of volunteers

By MELODY JAMESON Depending on where you stand, roadside signs can be either the lifeline of grassroots commerce or a blight on right-of-way beauty. If you’re an estate sales broker…

SCC Kicks Off 50 Years Celebration

Click here to see the schedule of upcoming events starting May 1!…

Obituaries April 21, 2011

Ann Andreasen KrattAnn Andreasen Kratt passed away on  April 10, 2011 in Sun City Center, FL. Born October 22, 1934 in St. Paul, Minnesota, she earned her teaching credentials at…

Aging in place

By PENNY FLETCHER SOUTH COUNTY – With more than 7,000 Americans turning 65 a day for the next 19 years, there’s a huge market out there for anything that can…

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