FARA Energy Ball
A couple of chocolate Labrador puppies fetched bids of $30,000 and $35,000 each at the FARA Energy Ball, unleashing an auction frenzy that helped raise $1.8 million for the Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance and the USF Health Ataxia Research Center.
Aneetha Karthik danced in her native India for about four years as a child, but stopped when she was in sixth grade. So unlike many other Indian girls, Karthik never got to experience Arangetram, a traditional debut performance that is the culmination of years of intensive study.
Until recently, that …
TAMPA — Jesuit High School, looking toward a sweeping transformation of its N Himes Avenue campus, has been quietly seeking donations from its alumni, and they have come through in a big way: The school has received seven $1 million gifts in little more than a year.
TAMPA — Troy Webb rolled his wheelchair back from a wall of screens showing the busy hallways of the James A. Haley VA Medical Center. He can see into a million square feet of the center through more than 100 cameras from his work space, a room the size of an average bedroom.
They called the meeting to order, said the Pledge of Allegiance and then got down to business.
TAMPA — It didn't take John Coup long to realize that the newest Berkeley Prep volleyball season would play out a little differently than what he'd been used to in 16 years with the Bucs.
An assailant stole her dreams of attending college, but her determination to fight on earned her place in the hearts of the Hillsborough County community.
LUTZ — Route 66 Kitchen & Dining Car serves up a taste of Americana in an unusual setting. The trolley-turned-dining car is the brainchild of Lutz Mail Depot owner Greg Skibbee and business partner Paul Fischer.
Reusable bag swap helps local charity
Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center
Chester is a happy, if lonely, 3-year-old miniature schnauzer. Often vocal to passersby at the county shelter, it's just song and dance to earn freedom and companionship. Chester quickly proves to be attentive, inquisitive, intelligent, affectionate — all traits …