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Meet the Highwaymen

Meet the Highwaymen

Meet Highwaymen, see paintings at Palmetto Historical Park By CARL MARIO NUDI Many areas of the United States are known for their own art movement, such as the Hudson River…

Rowdy’s Pet Resort opens

Rowdy’s Pet Resort opens

Rowdy’s Pet Resort opens off Big Bend Road By LOIS KINDLE Danielle “Dani” Judge has always loved animals. Surrounded by them her entire life, she and her mom volunteered when…

Canine Cabana

Canine Cabana

Dogs always rule at Canine Cabana By LOIS KINDLE It’s been 10 years since Kendall Duncan and Angie Frazier left their jobs as Busch Gardens zookeepers and went to the…

Neighborhoods Conference

Neighborhoods Conference

Hillsborough annual Neighborhoods Conference May 12 Register by May 4 By YVETTE C. HAMMETT Knowing just how to create a beautiful, safe and sustainable neighborhood isn’t something people necessarily learn…

Community supports DAV drive

Community supports DAV drive

Community supports Disabled American Veterans Chapter 110 drive for new van By PHYLLIS HODGES Every weekday morning around 6:30 a.m., veterans who need a ride to the James A. Haley…

Kite Fest in Apollo Beach

Kite Fest in Apollo Beach

Kite Fest a fun-filled family event in Apollo Beach By LOIS KINDLE The Apollo Beach Nature Preserve was the scene of a high-flying event April 14 as the Apollo Beach…

The Big Draw

The Big Draw

The Big Draw was a big deal for art lovers The Firehouse Cultural Center hosted The Big Draw, an afternoon of creative activities for people of all ages, on April…

Spring Trade Show brings near record crowd

Spring Trade Show brings near record crowd

Near record crowd turns out for trade show with some twists The annual Spring Trade Show hosted by the Sun City Center Area Chamber of Commerce is a wrap, and…

A fighting chance

A fighting chance

Pups with parvovirus now have a fighting chance at county shelter By YVETTE C. HAMMETT For years, people have been heading to the county animal shelter in search of puppies,…

Storytime at Palmetto Library

Storytime at Palmetto Library

Palmetto youth librarian helping children read with storytime activities By CARL MARIO NUDI Only 37 percent of the nation’s fourth graders are at or above proficiency in reading, according to…