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Take a walk from suburban chaos into the heart of Old Florida

Take a walk from suburban chaos into the heart of Old Florida

By YVETTE C. HAMMETT Tucked just off busy McMullen Road, not far from crowded retail centers and service stations, there’s a trail that leads in to the heart of old…

SCC group provides tools…and moments of relief unspoken

SCC group provides tools…and moments of relief unspoken

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN A portion of the lyrics from the theme song of the 1980s television sitcom Cheers, tells the story: You wanna be where you can see, our troubles are…

‘Discover the Island’ fundraiser at Egmont Key features Sea Shanties

‘Discover the Island’ fundraiser at Egmont Key features Sea Shanties

By CARL MARIO NUDI Egmont Key, situated at the mouth of Tampa Bay, has a long maritime history, which made the vocal group, St. Petersburg Sea Shanties, a perfect fit…

Veterans honored at DaVita BBQ Bash, car show and festivities

Veterans honored at DaVita BBQ Bash, car show and festivities

By PHYLLIS HODGES In the days surrounding the official Veterans Day date—November 11—most communities have special ceremonies, concerts, parades and other tributes. Many restaurants and stores offer  free meals and…

Amazon donates $5,500 to local veterans groups at Ruskin ceremony

Amazon donates $5,500 to local veterans groups at Ruskin ceremony

By KEVIN BRADY Jumping out of a plane hundreds of times and dodging bullets and bombs while serving multiple tours during some of the bloodiest days of the Iraq War…

Huge crowd gathers for tiny homes

Huge crowd gathers for tiny homes

Of the many weekend festivals and events that take place in the Tampa Bay Area during the fall and winter months, certainly one that will long be remembered is the…

Metaphysical Society to host New Age Fair

Metaphysical Society to host New Age Fair

By LOIS KINDLE Spiritual readers, numerologists, palm readers and intuitives will be among 24 vendors offering their products and services at the Sun City Center Metaphysical Society’s New Age Fair…

VFW Post 6287 hosts annual Veterans Day Parade

VFW Post 6287 hosts annual Veterans Day Parade

By LOIS KINDLE Thousands of people lined U.S. 41 last Saturday to celebrate the service of those currently serving in the United States armed forces and those who have served…

Chamber View: Keep it in the family

Chamber View: Keep it in the family

By TANYA DORAN Executive Director, Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce My husband Bill and I took a trip of a lifetime this past summer to Ireland. The experience was filled…

Obituaries November 16, 2017

Ronald Scharback Ronald Scharback, age 88, of Sun City Center, Fla., formerly of Westwood, N.J., passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 5, 2017 with his family by his side, at…

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