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National Championships to be Held in Sun City Center

Bowls USA, the national governing body for the sport of lawn bowls in the USA has selected the Sun City Center Lawn Bowling Club as its venue for the 2018 National Championships.  Bowls USA consists of clubs organized into seven geographic divisions....

Don’t Miss Deputy Merry’s November Seminars

Don’t Miss Deputy Merry’s November Seminars This month’s topic is Golf Cart Safety and Security   Three opportunities to get the facts from our Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff Merry. Don’t miss this important information. Tuesday, November 13,...

2nd Annual Tiny Home Show Nov. 10

The Annual Tiny Home Show is returning to the Tampa Bay Area after last year’s record-breaking turnout. 2nd Annual Tiny Home Show, Saturday, November 10, 2018, Hillsborough Community College SouthShore Campus, Ruskin, Florida Tiny houses, bus conversions,...

Daniel Bender Named South Bay Hospital CEO

Daniel Bender has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for South Bay Hospital after successfully serving as Interim CEO over the past several months. Dan held the Chief Operating Officer and Ethics and Compliance Officer roles for South Bay...

SCC CA Members: Time to Vote

Time to Vote on SCC Candidates and Issues   By Diane M. Loeffler Do you have any opinions on the issues facing Sun City Center? Do you care about how our money is spent? Now is the time to vote for three of the six candidates for Community Association (CA)...

Annual Holiday Cart Parade December 8

Don’t miss out on this fun SCC holiday tradition! Deck your halls – and yourselves – and join the parade… or watch and wave from the sidewalk. Santa and scores of his favorite Florida elves will be bringing their best holiday cheer right down Cherry Hills...

Teamwork, Camaraderie and Family

Teamwork, Camaraderie and Family

Teamwork, Camaraderie and Family Getting to Know the Emergency Squad By Diane M. Loeffler   When you read or hear words like teamwork, camaraderie and family, what comes to mind? For those volunteers who devote a portion of their time to The Emergency...

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Milestones and Memorials

Milestones and Memorials

  Milestones and Memorials By E. Adam Porter, Editor in Chief   Here we are in the merry month of May. Can you believe it? The calendar says we’re approaching the heart of spring, even though many of our friends in cooler climes just retired the snow shovel. Outside...

Dusty Boxes of Time Machines

Dusty Boxes of Time Machines

Dusty Boxes of Time Machines By E. Adam Porter Editor, News of Sun City Center   Composer John Cage once said, “music is means of rapid transportation,” and I agree. Drop the needle, or, in this digital age, punch the button, or ask Alexa, to play a record you haven’t...

Go West . . . to St. Petersburg

Go West . . . to St. Petersburg

Go West . . . to St. Petersburg By Kai Rambow   “I used to play cowboys and Indians as a kid.  The first movie I ever saw was a Western,” recounts Tom James in an introductory movie.  Tom and Mary James have enthusiastically collected a wide range of...

Discovering Dali in New Ways

Discovering Dali in New Ways

Discovering Dali in New Ways By Kai Rambow   Ansel Adams and Salvador Dali as inspirations?  “When you do it in black and white you’re not a realist, because it’s an abstraction,” explained Clyde Butcher.  Butcher, frequently described as the Ansel Adams...