Saturday, October 20, 2018

South & Central Tampa News

Editorial: Those who fail to cast ballots in Hillsborough are running out of excuses

Editorial: Those who fail to cast ballots in Hillsborough are running out of excuses

You wouldn't skip a trip to the gas pump, would you?Then don't miss the chance to cast your general election ballot, either, when Hillsborough County opens its many early voting sites Monday morning for a two-week engagement.If you do your homework a...
Published: 10/19/18
Gift of Peace Luncheon helps The Spring continue its mission

Gift of Peace Luncheon helps The Spring continue its mission

Amid on-going problems, the nonprofit continues to advocate again domestic violence, protect victims, and promote healthy communities.
Published: 10/18/18
Updated: 10/19/18
Riverview Chamber readies for another Trick or Treat Street

Riverview Chamber readies for another Trick or Treat Street

Annual event draws thousands to Riverview High School for seasonal fun
Published: 10/18/18
Find A Friend: Sailor the silver tiger tabby

Find A Friend: Sailor the silver tiger tabby

Look for this star at the KittyCon on Oct. 27.
Published: 10/18/18
Sunday Conversation: Pepin Academies executive director Jeff Skowronek

Sunday Conversation: Pepin Academies executive director Jeff Skowronek

The former Pepin board chair and University of Tampa professor is filling the void left by the tragic death of former executive director Craig Butz.
Published: 10/18/18
Wine Bar Cafe prepares for grand-opening after year-long hiatus in Seminole Heights

Wine Bar Cafe prepares for grand-opening after year-long hiatus in Seminole Heights

Wine and cheese tastings are now accessible for Seminole Heights residents.
Published: 10/18/18
Pascal's Artisan Bistro & Gourmet Coffee brings art, upcycling, and elevated comfort food to Davis Islands

Pascal's Artisan Bistro & Gourmet Coffee brings art, upcycling, and elevated comfort food to Davis Islands

Three friends combine experiences to collaborate on lifelong dream of owning and operating a restaurant. The result- a French-inspired bistro that upcycles and displays local artwork.
Published: 10/18/18
Opposition rises against Temple Terrace's charter amendment proposals

Opposition rises against Temple Terrace's charter amendment proposals

The proposals would alter the power of the city council, allowing the mayor to be a full-time vote
Published: 10/15/18
Updated: 10/18/18
Plant City Career Academy works to bridge the gap between high school seniors, companies

Plant City Career Academy works to bridge the gap between high school seniors, companies

The program, which raises awareness of post-graduate jobs for students, may expand across the Bay area.
Published: 10/16/18
Updated: 10/18/18
Realignment at Big Bend intersection promises safer traffic flow after construction headaches

Realignment at Big Bend intersection promises safer traffic flow after construction headaches

GIBSONTON – A new north-south road is coming to relieve traffic along U.S. 301, but making way for it promises some short-term traffic headaches for a South Shore region already stymied by congestion.The new road would run more than four miles...
Published: 10/16/18
Updated: 10/17/18