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Visions of Hope International seeks sponsors to help formerly abused women

Visions of Hope International seeks sponsors to help formerly abused women

By PENNY FLETCHER When Lorianne De Loreto left New Jersey eight years ago come July, she didn’t think she’d be helping other women in similar situations. Escaping an abusive husband…

Observations: Through the doorways

Observations: Through the doorways

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN The open doorway, leading to other open doorways, leading to a tearoom in the La Candalaria District of Bogota, Colombia, beckoned and called out to me. A…

Georges celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

Georges celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

Aldon and Dorothy George It all began in 1944 when 18-year-old Aldon George was driving a bus for the Herman Sausage Co. in Tampa. He would pick up employees living…

South Bay Hospital remodels to get scanner, cardiac cath lab

By LIA MARTIN Plans to remodel two areas within the hospital walls and incorporate a cardiac catheterization laboratory and a 64-slice CT scanner will become a reality at South Bay…

Memorial Day Ceremony

Memorial Day Ceremony

Sun City Center observed its traditional Memorial Day ceremony Monday, May 26, in the Borini Theatre at the Kings Point Main Clubhouse. The ceremony started with a procession of program…

Scammers on the prowl

Scammers on the prowl

By LIA MARTIN “If you want something done on your house,” Deputy Judith Woster of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said to a crowd of 100 seniors, “do not ask the…

Obituaries: May 29, 2014

Dorothy Ruth Churchill Dorothy Ruth Churchill, 77, of Sun City Center, Fla., passed away at home on Saturday, May 17, 2014.  She was born on July 27, 1936, in Newark,…

Florida nuclear option grows

By LIA MARTIN As Florida’s population grows, major cities such as Jacksonville, Orlando, Tallahassee and Miami will need more water and electricity to power the load that growth always brings.…

Russia revisited

Russia revisited

By FRANK and JACKIE YANACEK With all of the attention being given today to the incursion by Russian armed forces into Crimea and possibly the rest of Ukraine, a Kings…

They resigned themselves to resigning

They resigned themselves to resigning

By LIA MARTIN Eight days ago, Dale Potter, Joan Shinsky, Susan Muise and Ted Verzino verbally resigned as Consumer Affairs committee members of the Sun City Center Community Association at…

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