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TAMPA: Civil War Memorial

TAMPA: Civil War Memorial

Civil War Memorial to be dedicated Oct. 20 By YVETTE C. HAMMETT It took more than a year and a courtroom battle, but the Civil War Memorial will finally be…

What’s stopping you?

What’s stopping you?

Chamber News & Views What’s stopping you? If you look up the word “volunteer” in the dictionary, the definition reads: A person who freely offers to take part in an…

SOUTH SHORE: School official urges sales tax increase

SOUTH SHORE: School official urges sales tax increase

School chief points out financial crisis Eakins urges passage of sales tax  –  Only limited opposition to referendum By STEPHEN FLANAGAN JACKSON RUSKIN – It was preaching to the choir…

SCC: Plans for holiday breakfast and walk

SCC: Plans for holiday breakfast and walk

SCC Holiday Breakfast and Walk set for Dec. 1 By PHYLLIS HODGES It’s that time again when those end-of-the-year special holiday events are appearing on calendars. Last year almost 800…

RIVERVIEW: High-tech card skimmers found

RIVERVIEW: High-tech card skimmers found

New high-tech card skimmers found at Riverview gas stations By Kevin Brady Gas pump con artists are upping their game. High-tech skimmers were placed on Riverview gas pumps with innovations…

SOUTH SHORE: Backflow valves bring cash flow

SOUTH SHORE: Backflow valves bring cash flow

Old plumbing nourishes new scientists By MELODY JAMESON In what world do onerous outdoor water pipes nourish the ambitions of future astrophysicists and biological researchers and chemical engineers? The short…

PALMETTO: A new ‘twist’

PALMETTO: A new ‘twist’

New businesses add a ‘twist’ for customers A Little Twisted Yoga Studio & Gift Boutique, and Bowled Life Café offer healthy options with a twist By CARL MARIO NUDI When…

MANATEE: Doctor honored

MANATEE: Doctor honored

Dr. Fabian A. Ramos recipient of Drug Free Manatee’s 2018 Champion of Prevention Healthcare award Dr. Fabian A. Ramos, founder of The Ramos Center for Interventional and Functional Pain Medicine, was…

WIMAUMA: Elmira’s Wildlife Sanctuary animals are blessed

WIMAUMA: Elmira’s Wildlife Sanctuary animals are blessed

All God’s creatures: Large and small Elmira’s Wildlife Sanctuary fall fundraisers being planned By STEPHEN FLANAGAN JACKSON In the noble tradition of his fellow Italian Giovanni Pietro Bernardone, aka St.…

RIVERVIEW: Political forum

RIVERVIEW: Political forum

Local candidates square off at Riverview political forum By YVETTE C. HAMMETT Twenty-two candidates for state and local offices brought a packed house to The Regent Oct. 2, along with…

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