SaLisa Berrien moved to Tampa just a few years ago, but she's long been familiar with the Sunshine State, thanks to summer visits as a child with Polk County relatives. At that time, she remembers hating the annual trek because it was "hot and full of bugs." These days, the Allentown, Pa., native still finds Florida …
TAMPA — If some Seminole Heights and Tampa Heights residents had their druthers, the state would simply demolish Interstate 275, which now severs their neighborhoods.
LUTZ — On a recent Friday, 18 women arrived at a new tea room wearing colorful dresses, bright light-weight sweaters, dress hats, sun bonnets, gloves and carrying matching purses.
I've got a secret.
Don't tell anyone.
On May 20, I'll be one of the presenters at the fifth annual Sandhill Writers Retreat at Saint Leo University, but if you think I'm going to show up for my session and leave, guess again.
TAMPA — Forty years ago, a seminar convened by the Junior League of Tampa riveted the community's attention on the growing problem of child abuse and led to the creation of a nonprofit group focused on fighting it.
The Hillsborough County Civil Service Board has selected former county Commissioner Kevin Beckner as its new director.
It began during informal lunches where Chamberlain High School alumni wondered what they could do to help improve the school.
DOVER — Any teachers interested in gardening, students included?
People who know Vince Naimoli only as the thundering and head-shaking owner of the Tampa Bay Devil Rays didn't get the whole story. There are two sides to this man, and the one who isn't talked about nearly enough is what I want to share today.
Last month, Brock Troutman was convicted of drunkenly running down and killing a Clearwater Beach tourist who was crossing the street with his daughter in 2015.
Wes Miller has lived all over the country but his favorite neighborhood is right here in Tampa: Seminole Heights.
Around the World with St. Jude
Two patient testimonials took Around the World gala guests from tears to cheers for the medical care provided by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Adorable Ayden, 7, who survived 17 surgeries before age 1, sang out his gratitude, helping co-chairs …
Bike valets have become fixtures at events in the area's downtown districts.
The Junior League of Tampa will host Think Globally, Act Communally beginning with a welcome reception at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday (April 25) at the Tampa Theatre, 711 N Franklin St.
TAMPA — On the top deck of the Florida Aquarium's Bay Spirit II boat, there wasn't a cell phone in sight on April 13 as kids took in views of Port Tampa Bay harbor, including an appearance by some Atlantic bottlenose dolphins.