Candidate forum in Tampa on Wednesday
There are still a few spots available for the Westshore Midday Business and Professional Women political candidates forum that begins at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at The Centre Club, 123 S Westshore Blvd., Eighth Floor, Tampa. Lunch, and the forum, begin at noon.
Scheduled to attend are Anita de Palma and Bill Mitchell, U.S. House District 9 Democratic primary candidates; Kirk E. Faryniasz, Republican candidate for State House District 67; Caroline Tesche, candidate for Hillsborough Circuit Court Judge Group 1; Samantha Ward, Hillsborough Circuit Court Judge Group 2; Catherine Catlin, Hillsborough Circuit Court Judge Group 7; Lisa Campbell and Linda Courtney Clark, Hillsborough Circuit Court Judge Group 21; Republican Rob Turner, Property Appraiser; Republican Buddy Johnson and Peg Reese representing Democrat Phyllis Busansky, Supervisor of Elections; Republican Don Kruse and Democrats Kevin Beckner and Denise Layne, Hillsborough County Commissioner District 6; and Carol Kurdell and Jason Mims, Hillsborough School Board District 7.
The cost is $20 for members, $30 for guests. To reserve, call Celia Drawdy Petters at (813) 263-6521.
- Rita Farlow, Times staff writer