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Bicyclist who hit her head is in critical state

SAFETY HARBOR

Bicyclist who hit her head is in critical state

The Safety Harbor woman who hit her head when she crashed into a mailbox while riding her bicycle Sunday is in critical condition, according to a hospital spokeswoman. Cynthia Muniz, 43, was taken by helicopter to Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg after the accident on Seventh Street S. Muniz was not wearing a helmet.

TARPON SPRINGS

Safford House awaits your visit

Stroll through the historic Safford House, decorated for the holidays, on the Victorian Candlelight Tour with Santa, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., Dec. 4-7. There will be live holiday music, Victorian carolers, refreshments and a visit with Santa. Children receive gifts and treats from Santa. Tickets are $12, $6 (members and children). For information call (727) 942-5605 or visit www. tarponarts.org.

Quintet to play Christmas program

The Florida Orchestra Brass Quintet presents a Christmas program of classical favorites and holiday fare at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 5 at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. The ensemble will perform pieces by George Frideric Handel, Johann Sebastian Bach, and a fanfare of Christmas favorites such as Joy to the World and White Christmas. Tickets are $20, $18 (members) and $12 (students). For information call (727) 942-5605 or visit www.tarponarts.org.

DUNEDIN

City seeks vendors for Dec. 6 market

The city's Parks and Recreation Department is looking for artists, craftsmen and specialty shops to display their handmade crafts, ornaments and gift items for the Mistletoe Craft Market 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 6. Items may include paintings, sculptures, photography, glass, candles, wood, candy, quilts, bakery items, pottery, ceramics or jewelry. Vendor spaces are $45 and will be outside the Dunedin Community Center in Highlander Park, at the corner of Pinehurst Road and Michigan Boulevard. For information call (727) 812-4530.

In Sports

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Pinellas deaths

Allen, Lucile

Cummings, Barbara

Danduono, Carmine

Giancatarino, Marie

Katz, Helmuth

May, Marilyn

McBride, Catherine

McGuirk, Earl J.

Rivera-Calderon, Carmen T.

Tincu, John

Tyson, Alice

Welch, Cuma N.

This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B.

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