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John Denver Tribute Concert Coming to Sun City Center

John Denver Tribute Concert Coming to Sun City Center The United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, 1210 Del Webb Blvd. West, welcomes Tom and Michelle Becker, one of the country’s top John Denver tribute groups for a 7 p.m. concert on Friday, February...

News

Santa Claus Reportedly Seen in Wimauma

On December 12 Santa was seen attending the Hope Fund parties not only at The Grove but also the Civic Center in Wimauma. He was said to have arrived with presents for each and every child.How did this jolly ol’ soul know what each of the many children...

The December NEWS is HOT off the PRESS!

In this issue…Learn when and where SCC Community Association members can get out and vote; relive the fun of “Hi, Neighbor!”; save the date for the SCC Holiday Cart Parade on Dec. 8; discover a place just down the road, where you can select some of the...

Features

Canvas Memories

Canvas Memories By E. Adam PorterEditor, News of Sun City Center & South County Every year, for Christmas, I make something for my wife. Not because she’s hard to shop for, but because she would rather have something meaningful than something...

US Champ Wins on Home Turf

US Champ Wins on Home TurfBy Kai Rambow “We think of lawn bowling as an older person’s sport,” explained Charlie Herbert, “but in Australia I was competing against 30-year-olds who’d been playing since the age of 5.  As soon as I stepped into the bus,...

Travel

Sea Turtle Plays Peek-A-Boo at The Florida Aquarium

A loggerhead sea turtle plays peek-a-boo for the camera at The Florida Aquarium. The loggerhead is one of two rescued sea turtles who have a new home in the Heart of the Sea exhibit which will open to the public on October 6. (video below) The new exhibit...

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 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...