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Lady Longhorns on winning streak

Lady Longhorns on winning streak

Lady Longhorns tested by Durant after opening wins By STEVE JACKSON The Lennard High School Lady Longhorns started the new soccer season Nov. 12 with a stampede —…

Lennard, Riverview end with playoff losses

Lennard, Riverview end with playoff losses

After successful, historic seasons, Lennard, Riverview end with playoff losses By STEVE JACKSON steve@observernews.net The Lennard Longhorns and the Riverview Sharks both experienced the bittersweet taste of the…

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Mayors’ Feed the Hungry food drive

Mayors’ Feed the Hungry food drive

Manatee School for the Arts students performed well for Mayors’ Feed the Hungry food drive…

Annual Christmas Tea

Annual Christmas Tea

Annual Christmas Tea raises thousands for scholarships Eighty or so guests attended the festively decorated…

Small business support available

Small business support available

Small business impact noted, support available By LINDA CHION KENNEY Recognizing the major impact small…

First Pet Expo a good start

First Pet Expo a good start

The Sun City Center Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its inaugural Pet Expo Nov. 23…

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Retire busy

Retire busy

CHAMBER NEWS & VIEWS: Retire busy Working Americans expect to retire at age 66, up from 63 in 2002, according to a 2018 Gallup poll. But most retirees…

Privileges

Privileges

CHAMBER NEWS & VIEWS Membership has its privileges. Remember that? American Express used that branding slogan from 1974 to 1987. I’ve now repurposed that branding for the chamber.…

Obituaries

Obituaries for the week of Dec. 12, 2019

Dr. Hipolito Antiporda Dr. Hipolito Antiporda, 82, of Sun City Center, FL, died December 2, 2019, at home due to complications…

Obituaries for the week of Dec. 5, 2019

Obituaries for the week of Dec. 5, 2019

John Marshall Gaines Sr. John Marshall Gaines Sr., 89, of Sun City Center, FL, formerly of Milan, MI, died on November…