Make us your home page

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Meet Bill Hough; job fair for veterans; pet microchipping


Meet a local success story at the DalÍ

Host Carol Mickett, philosopher and artist, leads a monthly series of talks with local personalities about their visions, accomplishments and contributions to shaping the identity of our town at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Dalí Museum, 1 Dalí Blvd. (Bayshore Drive SE at Fifth Avenue SE). Florida native William R. "Bill" Hough made his name in the world of finance as the founder of the investment banking firm William R. Hough & Co. Free (reservations required). Call (727) 823-3767 or visit


Job fair focuses on disabled veterans

The ServiceSource Florida Regional Office Veterans Employment Program holds a job fair with special emphasis on employment opportunities for veterans with disabilities. This job fair will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Friday in the J.C. Cobb Room of Bay Pines VA Medical Center, 10000 Bay Pines Blvd. Free. For more information, call (727) 538-7370, ext. 336.


SPCA offers pet microchipping

Help ensure that pets can be returned if lost by having them microchipped between 4 and 6 p.m. Friday at SPCA Tampa Bay, 9099 130th Ave. N. No appointment is necessary. Dogs must be current on rabies vaccinations. $25 for dogs and cats. For more information, call (727) 586-3591 or visit

Meet Bill Hough; job fair for veterans; pet microchipping 02/21/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, February 21, 2012 11:52am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

  1. Five children hospitalized after chlorine release at Tampa pool store


    Five children were sickened at a pool store north of Tampa on Monday after a cloud of chlorine was released, according to Hillsborough County Fire Rescue.

  2. Deputies find unidentified decomposing body in Dunedin canal

    Public Safety

    DUNEDIN — Pinellas County sheriff's deputies found an unidentified male body floating in a Dunedin canal Monday afternoon, the Sheriff's Office said.

  3. Rays acquire slick-fielding shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria from Marlins

    The Heater

    ST. PETERSBURG — Chaim Bloom said the Rays weren't necessarily in the market for a shortstop. The team has a number of those. But when the Marlins recently began shopping Adeiny Hechavarria, well, that was too much to pass up.

    Adeiny Hechavarria has emerged as one of baseball’s top defensive shortstops in the past three seasons with the Marlins.
  4. Lightning journal: Forward Yanni Gourde agrees to two-year deal

    Lightning Strikes

    TAMPA — Just three years ago, Yanni Gourde was fighting to stay in pro hockey.

    Tampa Bay Lightning center Yanni Gourde celebrates after scoring against the Florida Panthers during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, March 11, 2017, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara) TPA108
  5. Fennelly: About time Dave Andreychuk makes Hockey Hall of Fame

    Lightning Strikes

    It's Andy's time.

    And it's about time.

    Former Lightning captain Dave Andreychuk has been elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame. He had been eligible since 2009, a ridiculously long wait for someone who scored 640 goals, including a record 274 on the power play.

    LEFT: Dave Andreychuk talks at the podium as he is honored with a statue in front of the now-Amalie Arena.