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Enchanted April

Enchanted April

The Pelican Players presented Enchanted April, at four performances April 7 – 9 in Veterans Theater in Kings Point. This touching comedy about two taken-for-granted British housewives pairs them with…

“Madam Butterball” thrilled audiences at Freedom Plaza

“Madam Butterball” thrilled audiences at Freedom Plaza

Annually for 24 years, residents and guests at Freedom Plaza have been entertained by the Freedom Frolics. And this year was no exception. The comedy Madam Butterball, with a cast…

Remembering Columbine

Remembering Columbine

By LISA STARK Part 1 of 2 Her name was Rachel, and she was, by all accounts, an average American teenager attending an ordinary suburban high school in Littleton, Colo.,…

SCC seniors are serious about fitness

SCC seniors are serious about fitness

By PHYLLIS HODGES Exercise is good for you — no doubt about that; all the experts say so — and there are numerous physical activities in Sun City Center. Dancing, sports,…

Get an early start on Give Day Tampa Bay at Sun Towers April 28

Get an early start on Give Day Tampa Bay at Sun Towers April 28

On Thursday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sun Towers Retirement Community will host a kick off for 2016 Give Day Tampa Bay. Give Day is officially Tuesday,…

In Riverview: career day for the ever-growing, increasingly high tech construction industry

In Riverview: career day for the ever-growing, increasingly high tech construction industry

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN Career day events generally don’t warrant ribbon cuttings. But big scissors, ribbons and construction all go well together. And so it was that representatives from the Greater…

Free women’s saltwater fishing clinic, with kayaking, set for Apollo Beach

Free women’s saltwater fishing clinic, with kayaking, set for Apollo Beach

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will host a Women’s Saltwater Fishing Clinic in Apollo Beach on Saturday, May 7. The free, day-long clinic is from 9 a.m.…

Obituaries: April 21, 2016

Ruth D. Allen Ruth D. Allen, 106, died under hospice care on Sunday, April 10, 2016, at Sun Terrace in Sun City Center. She was born in Blakesburg, Iowa, on…

Common Cents: How do student loans affect my credit?

By EVAN GUIDO Parrish resident; Financial Advisor at Baird Wealth Management If you’ve finished college within the last few years, chances are you’re paying off your student loans. What happens…

Faith in Fitness: Laughter really is the best medicine

By ROSIE KORFANT Parrish resident; Activities Coordinator JSA Medical Group, a Division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. How many times have we heard the cliché “laughter is the best medicine”?…