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Promoter betting clean comedy will find local audience as music festival takes back seat

Promoter betting clean comedy will find local audience as music festival takes back seat

By KEVIN BRADY There is an untapped market for clean, often Christian-centered, comedy in South County and Rick Lindsay is betting it’s a big one. “There’s a whole world of…

Just a Thought

By JASON MARTIN It will never cease to amaze me how much things can change in a day. Now you add six more days, and everything is upside down. I…

Safe at Home III: Mo falls in love

Safe at Home III: Mo falls in love

By JIMMY CURTIS Mo is in love. We have found a beautiful, kind, loving woman who treats Mo like a baby. She fixes his meals, cleans his house, tucks him…

Safe at Home

Safe at Home

By JIMMY CURTIS Met my new neighbor the other day. He was facedown in the parking lot. I assisted him to his feet and, after brief introductions, away he went…

Safe at Home II: Men in wheelchairs don’t stagger

Safe at Home II: Men in wheelchairs don’t stagger

By JIMMY CURTIS We escorted Mo home last night, giddy as a teenager who raided his father’s liquor cabinet. Good thing old men in wheelchairs don’t stagger. It was a…

Ferry project temporarily stalls for South County

Ferry project temporarily stalls for South County

By PENNY FLETCHER A new pilot project is now a four-way deal between Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties and the cities of St. Petersburg and Tampa. As reported Jan. 7 in…

600,000 new residents expected to move to Hillsborough by 2040

600,000 new residents expected to move to Hillsborough by 2040

Part one of a series about how this will affect builders, developers and us  By PENNY FLETCHER With Hillsborough County’s new population projections growing from 330,000 new residents by the…

SNAP Fitness opens in Apollo Beach

SNAP Fitness opens in Apollo Beach

By LISA STARK If you’re one of the millions of people who listed “getting in shape” as their number one resolution for 2016, here’s a stroke of good luck for…

On Sunday, tragic beginning; cool, calm ending

On Sunday, tragic beginning; cool, calm ending

In the early hours of Sunday morning, powerful storms raked South Hillsborough, gaining strength as they reached Manatee and Sarasota counties, resulting in loss of life. By MITCH TRAPHAGEN Sunday…

Neighbors helping neighbors … 70,000 times

Neighbors helping neighbors … 70,000 times

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN Upwards of 400 volunteers from around the South Hillsborough community turned out at Veterans Theater in Kings Point to provide a year’s worth of meals to area…