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A Rainy Morning on the Hillsborough

We paddled the Hillsborough River last week on a day that had an incredible amount of fog in the air. Driving over from the East coast, visibility was less than 100 feet on the highways in the early morning making traffic a challenge, but we made it safely. 229 more words

Outdoors

Uncharted waters

A first-time fundraiser introduces Kiwanis to a whole new flock.

Story by Julie Saetre • Photos by Marsha Kemp Photography

One of the biggest fundraisers for the Kiwanis Club of Tampa, Florida, is an annual barbecue chicken lunch, a staple for 49 years. 302 more words

Feature Story

Tampa Riverwalk: A Photoblog 

The Tampa Riverwalk has come a long way since I first moved to Tampa eight years ago (it didn’t even exist then!). Now you can walk down the Hillsborough River and enjoy one of the five museums, seven parks, water bike and electric boat rentals, … 39 more words

Travel

There Are SHARKS in the Hillsborough River?

Well ya learn something new every day. If you’re like me and just always assumed sharks only live in salt water, this story might mess you up a little. 23 more words

Florida Life

Finding the Center of Tampa, Florida

Where you are, your location in relationship to other points on the map is an important factor in how your experience turns out.

As you stand in front of that large Directory at the mall; what’s the first thing you locate on the map? 344 more words

Downtown Tampa

Week 33 - #49 Where the "Buildings" meet the sky

Where the buildings (in this case) meet the sky.  Here is the Tampa Skyline – taken at 2:30 from the Water taxi in the Hillsborough River.   183 more words

Florida

It Begins.

Today, I am officially launching the Wild Sunshine Project.

What the heck does that mean? Please read more about it here.

The first stop will be quite close to home: The… 473 more words

Exploration