Gardening Seminars

Subject: Colorful Container Gardening Date: June 10, 2017 (Saturday) Time: 9:00-10:30am Location Land O’ Lakes Community Center. 5401 LOL Blvd./US 41, LOL, FL 34639 Details: Come to this seminar and learn the “how-tos” of planting flowers, foliage and herbs in containers and watching them flourish! Subject: Easy to Grow Native Plants and Their Pollinators Date: June 20, 2017 (Tuesday) Time: 2:00-3:30pm Location: New River Library, 34043 State Road 54, Wesley Chapel, FL 33543 Details: At this seminar, come and experience another great reason to choose Florida Native Plants for the garden! For more information on any of these seminars, please … Continue reading Gardening Seminars

Pediatric Place Offers Urgent Care Hours

Anne Childers, Staff Writer Dr. Michele Johnson-Towson, Pediatric Place of Tampa, is a board-certified pediatrician with 27 years of experience in caring for children ages newborn to 21 years old. She wants to remind parents the 2017-2018 school year starts early in Hillsborough County. Students will head back to school August 10, 2017. Be sure to call Pediatric Place of Tampa now to schedule school and sports physicals. Once school starts, the cold and flu season is not far behind since kids share germs right along with academics and sports. The doctor is also encouraging patients to schedule for flu … Continue reading Pediatric Place Offers Urgent Care Hours

When Only The Best Is Good Enough

Anne Childers, Staff Writer Finding just the right Assisted Living Facility (ALF) for yourself or a loved one is an emotional life event. The best time to search for one is before you need it! If you are seeking superior care in a loving environment, Cloverdale Senior Assisted Living is the obvious choice. This charming home offers faith-based care where everyone is treated with respect, dignity, and individualized personal attention. Cloverdale Senior Assisted Living is an accredited facility with a perfect thirteen-year rating from the Agency for Health Care Administration. Three nutritious meals plus snacks daily, fun activities, and a … Continue reading When Only The Best Is Good Enough

K. Hovnanian® Homes Features

K. Hovnanian® Homes Features The Reserve at Lake LeClare Popular lakefront community is the ideal place to call home K. Hovnanian® Homes at The Reserve at Lake LeClare gives buyers the best variety of floorplan selection and value by featuring ten home designs priced from the mid $400s, 1 and 2 story homes, 3-car garage floor plans, and living space from 2,770 to 4,859 square feet featuring open and airy great rooms, kitchens with a large island, home offices, and luxurious owner suites. Upon arrival through the elegant gated entry, you’ll immediately feel the tranquil escape this lakeside community offers. … Continue reading K. Hovnanian® Homes Features

Activities at Grace Lutheran Church

New this year is evening Vacation Bible School beginning Sunday, June 25 through June 29 from 6:30pm until 8:30pm. VBS is open to all children who have completed kindergarten through 8th grade. The theme is “Hero Central—Discover Your Strength in God!” Register online at www.gracetampa.org. Cost is $10 per child. July 10-14 Grace Lutheran will be holding a day camp for students who have completed kindergarten through 8th grade. “The Water of Life” is the day camp theme. Campers will learn that water is the source of Christian spiritual life as well as our physical lives. Registration forms are available … Continue reading Activities at Grace Lutheran Church

The FHM’s “Rays Up Night” With The Tampa Bay Rays!

The Florida Holocaust Museum (The FHM) and the Tampa Bay Rays invite the community to come to Tropicana Field in support of The FHM on Thursday, July 6 at 7:10pm when the Rays take on the Boston Red Sox! For just $25 ($36 value), your ticket includes a discounted seat in the lower level and $5 from each ticket donated back to The Florida Holocaust Museum. The FHM will be recognized preceding the game with a check presentation on the field, video showcase, and community corner. In addition, Holocaust Survivors John and Toni Rinde will throw out the first pitch! … Continue reading The FHM’s “Rays Up Night” With The Tampa Bay Rays!

Protect Your Palms & Your Investment

Anne Childers, Staff Writer Entrepreneur and business owner Chris Tillman has served the Tampa Bay area since 2005. His veteran-owned, locally operated business Just Palms specializes in the care of palm trees, small trees, and hedges. Just Palms provides cleaning for all varieties of palms including Queens, Washingtonians, and Roebellinis. Caring for a palm—any palm—requires a specialist! Regular tree services often charge extra for palms with less than satisfying results. Just Palms has received Angie’s List and “A Rated Superior Service” award for several years. Just Palms is licensed, insured, and offers free estimates and warranties. No one takes safety … Continue reading Protect Your Palms & Your Investment

Hibachi Japanese Express Now Open

Anne Childers, Staff Writer The Hibachi Japanese Express is now open at 14932 N. Florida Avenue (south east corner of Bearss and Florida). Lauren and Vicki are ready to serve you good food prepared fast—a healthy alternative to ordinary fast food! This locally owned and operated restaurant offers grilled entrees and daily lunch specials for only $6.95. Choose from chicken, steak, or shrimp with vegetables, fried rice, and a beverage, or sushi lovers may choose 2 rolls and a beverage from 10:30am until 3:30pm daily. All dishes are made to order with minimum ingredients for healthy eating. Hibachi is cooked … Continue reading Hibachi Japanese Express Now Open

NAMI Pasco Support Group Meetings

The Pasco County Chapter of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) offers two types of support group meetings each month, one for those living with mental illness and another for family and friends of those with mental illness. This covers all brain disorders including, but not limited to, OCD, depression, bi-polar, schizophrenia, multiple personalities, etc. Information: 727-992-9653 or visit www.namipasco.org. NAMI Connection Support Group A structured closed group open only to those with a mental illness diagnosis. This group is for individuals 18 and older, interested in the recovery process, sharing coping skills and being with others who understand the … Continue reading NAMI Pasco Support Group Meetings

When You, Then God

By Keith Chandler, Journey Christian Church When you do X, then you get Y. When you’re kind to people, they tend to be kind back. When you save money, then you have more money. When you take care of your car, it tends to last longer. We understand when you get X, then you get Y. But would it surprise you to know that we serve a when, then kind of God? Throughout the Bible, God teaches this. God says to Adam and Eve, “When you stay away from that tree, then I’ll make your life good.” It continues with … Continue reading When You, Then God