Gaither High flag football coach Bill Agatheas said he never gets premonitions, and, as a general rule, doesn't make predictions.
Last year on May 3, Ken Koehn and I were having lunch at our usual spot inside the Tampa Tribune's snack room, which we had laughingly named Chez Trib. Ken was the managing editor and I was the metro columnist.
TAMPA — It seems a long time now since the fountain plaza at Hyde Park Village beckoned people strolling by with its scenic surroundings and twinkling waters.
TAMPA — When athletes andd spectators find greater vibrancy, more activities and added entertainment at Saturday's Tampa Bay International Dragon Boat Races at Cotanchobee Park, they can thank the Junior League of Tuscaloosa, Ala.
LAMPLighters' Lights Fashion Hope
County Commissioner Sandy Murman now says she is "probably" going to leave her district seat to run for a countywide seat in 2018, which is setting off a flurry of jockeying and maneuvering in what promises to be a wild 2018 county election season.
There is a magical moment for every new child when they take those first wobbly steps in life.
It is a transcending experience.
I came across something beautiful this week: the raw and sometimes ugly storytelling of poet Olivia Gatwood.
It's all about wieners and winners May 6 and 7 at RiverFest in downtown Tampa.
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.