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ABC Superhero Fun Run

ABC Superhero Fun Run

PUBLISHED SEPT. 29, 2016 3rd annual ABC Superhero Fun Run to benefit community’s real  superheroes By LOIS KINDLE lois@observernews.net Three years ago a group of school-age children gathered to organize…

Obituaries: Sept. 29, 2016

Eugenia Beam Eugenia “Jean” Beam passed away in Monroe, Ga., on July 26, just several days after her 90th birthday. She had been living at Great Oakes in Monroe for…

Farmers’ Market returns to downtown

Farmers’ Market returns to downtown

PUBLISHED SEPT. 29, 2016 Farmers’ Market returns to downtown By CARL MARIO NUDI carl@observernews.net Now that fall has arrived, it signals the opening of the Bradenton Farmers’ Market on Old…

An abandoned puppy’s journey

An abandoned puppy’s journey

PUBLISHED SEPT. 29, 2016 An abandoned puppy’s journey By ANDREA SHAY When I dropped my car off at a local mechanic’s shop last Wednesday, I expected to walk the five…

Reef and beach clean up

Reef and beach clean up

PUBLISHED SEPT. 29, 2016 Local environmental group to hold reef and beach clean up By CARL MARIO NUDI carl@observernews.net The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has reported that marine debris…

Words

Words

Let the name-calling commence By Christina Olka Freedom Director, South Bay Church, christina@southbay.cc By definition, a name is “a set of words by which a person is known, addressed or…

Pinwheels for Peace

Pinwheels for Peace

PUBLISHED SEPT. 29, 2016 Apollo Beach Elementary School students make, plant pinwheels for peace By LOIS KINDLE lois@observernews.net It’s not every day you see children participating in a peaceful demonstration.…

Paws to Remember – Sept. 2016

Paws to Remember – Sept. 2016

Bella Yesterday (Sept. 22, 2016) was one of the hardest days of my entire life. I took my old lady fur baby for her last car ride. We took pictures…

Record year for honorary mayor’s race donations

Record year for honorary mayor’s race donations

PUBLISHED SEPT. 29, 2016 Biggest year yet for fundraising in Riverview Honorary Mayor’s race By PENNY FLETCHER penny@observernews.net For the first time ever, a local Honorary Mayor’s race gleaned more…

NAMI to host 3K walk/run

NAMI to host 3K walk/run

PUBLISHED SEPT. 29, 2016 NAMI to host Making Strides for Mental Health 3K Walk/Run By LOIS KINDLE lois@observernews.net The Hillsborough chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness aims to…

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