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Fresh community produce is goal after garden makeover at Wimuma Senior Center

Fresh community produce is goal after garden makeover at Wimuma Senior Center

By KEVIN BRADY They came — did they ever! — they tilled and toiled and they planted at the Wimauma Senior Center. It was a makeover for the North Street…

Obituaries: March 3, 2016

Rev. Riley Allen Jr. Rev. Riley Allen Jr., 81, of  Sun City Center, died Wednesday, February 17, 2016. He is survived by daughter Vickie and granddaughter Katelyn.   Robert George…

Aldi, Wawa finally breaking ground on new stores at U.S. 301, S.R. 674 intersection

Aldi, Wawa finally breaking ground on new stores at U.S. 301, S.R. 674 intersection

By KEVIN BRADY It took awhile, but after clearing permitting hurdles, a new Aldi supermarket will break ground on the corner of U.S. 301 and Sun City Center Boulevard in…

Expect a fun afternoon at Day of Cabaret

Expect a fun afternoon at Day of Cabaret

By PHYLLIS HODGES The organizers and sponsors of an open-to-the-public benefit for local food pantries are passionate about helping the less fortunate in our community, particularly the food pantries. Joanne Sudman…

The 48th annual IISA Carnival Trade Show

The 48th annual IISA  Carnival Trade Show

By LISA STARK The IISA’s (International Independent Showmen’s Association) 48th annual Trade Show & Extravaganza was held on the Showmen’s Club grounds last week, Feb. 9-13, where a variety of…

AMIkids Y.E.S. dedicates mural

AMIkids Y.E.S. dedicates mural

By LISA STARK In a special dedication ceremony held Thursday, Feb. 4, an art mural project created by the boys of AMIkids and led by local artist Michael Parker was…

Book lovers flock to sale

Book lovers flock to sale

By PHYLLIS HODGES The annual Sun City Center Library Book Sale — this year on Feb. 6 and 7 — marks the finale of the library’s year-long collection process. About…

Patriots Club disbands after 12 years of service

Patriots Club disbands after 12 years of service

By PENNY FLETCHER Uta Kuhn has worn her red-white-and-blue jacket and hat proudly since 2003. When the Sun City Center Chamber of Commerce could no longer maintain the responsibility of…

Beth-El Farmworker Ministry helping thousands from going hungry every week

Beth-El Farmworker Ministry helping thousands from going hungry every week

The third in a series of articles on South County food pantries benefiting from the “Have A Heart Caring Castle” community food drive. By KEVIN BRADY Despite working all the…

The fine line between death and life

The fine line between death and life

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN More than 120,000 Americans are waiting for an organ transplant. One organ donor can impact up to 50 lives. My best friend was among those who save…

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