Make us your home page

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Lightning coach Guy Boucher joins Cooking for a Cause

Lightning coach Guy Boucher, shown mock-conducting the Florida Orchestra.

TYLER TJOMSLAND | Times (2011)

Lightning coach Guy Boucher, shown mock-conducting the Florida Orchestra.

Enjoy lunch with local community leaders as they cook for charity this summer at Copper Bell Cafe, 401 S Parsons Ave., in Brandon. The third annual Cooking for a Cause kicks off June 11 with guest chef state Rep. Rachel Burgin, R-Riverview, making chicken Parmesan. Proceeds from the day will go to Brandon Outreach. Then, on June 18 MaryEllen Elia, superintendent of Hillsborough County schools, will cook to raise funds for the Hillsborough Education Foundation. Jen Holloway, marketing director for Bright House Networks, will don her chef's hat June 25 on behalf of HARC (Helping Adults with Disabilities) and Tammy Bracewell, president of the Brandon Chamber of Commerce, will cook July 9 to benefit the YMCA. Tampa Bay Lightning coach Guy Boucher will finish off the summer when he heats up the skillet Aug. 25 at Copper Bell in Riverview, 11228 Boyette Road. To preorder a dish made by your favorite celebrity, for delivery or for more information, call the cafe at (813) 681-3354.

Sarah Whitman, Times staff writer

Lightning coach Guy Boucher joins Cooking for a Cause 05/31/12 [Last modified: Thursday, May 31, 2012 4:30am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

  1. Top 5 at noon: Southern Heritage group draw fire; video shows Tampa's transformation; and more


    Here are the latest headlines and updates on

    Strategic Property Partners is working with more than a dozen architectural and design firms on the $3 billion Water Street Tampa project. [Photo courtesy of SPP]
  2. Pinellas receives two charter school applications


    Following a two-year dry spell, the Pinellas County school district has received two new applications to open charter schools in St. Petersburg.

    Windsor Preparatory Academy in St. Petersburg could be home to Pinellas Academy of Math and Science's St. Petersburg campus. The Pinellas County school district received a charter school application from that school's leadership this fall to open in 2018.
  3. Southern Heritage group draws fire for posting personal information of Confederate statue opponents


    TAMPA — Curtiss Wilson is an 89-year-old Tampa resident who fought in the civil rights movement.

    Charled "Fred" Hearns, an expert on local African-American history, is listed in the Save Southern Heritage Florida report as a "resentful black man." Hearns, 68, said he is resentful: "I resent racism and symbols of hatred." [Times files]
  4. Gen. Votel interview: 'A bit of a stalemate' in Afghanistan, but a chance to optimize gains there


    In developing the plan for the war in Afghanistan that he announced Monday night, President Donald Trump consulted with advisers including his military leaders through their chain of command.

  5. Water Street Tampa unveils video showing downtown's transformation (w/video)


    TAMPA — Water Street Tampa, the sweeping, 50-plus acre redevelopment project in Tampa's urban core, has unveiled new images and video of what the downtown district will look like upon completion.

    Strategic Property Partners released a conceptual image of what the Tampa skyline will look like once its redevelopment of 50-plus acres of downtown will look like. [Photo courtesy of  of SPP]