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Published: 04/24/15
Putting the “deli” in delicious

Putting the “deli” in delicious

Most delis I visit are nothing more than pseudo sub and sandwich joints. An order for a skyscraper and a side of potato pancakes usually renders a puzzled look as if I’m speaking in a click language. In such instances I just frown, order somet...
Published: 04/24/15
Clearwater officer is more than just a policeman

Clearwater officer is more than just a policeman

CLEARWATER — Law enforcement officers are constantly striving to make the community safer. They go through a rigorous selection and training process in an attempt to ensure that only the best are trusted with the responsibility. They give a lo...
Published: 04/24/15
Company looks to keep flying high

Company looks to keep flying high

CLEARWATER — Ever wondered what the Gulf of Mexico shoreline at Clearwater Beach looks like from 1,000 feet in the air?
Published: 04/24/15
Get your frame in the game
Interactive video gaming makes fitness fun

Get your frame in the game Interactive video gaming makes fitness fun

Childhood is a lot different from 40 years ago. Our main form of entertainment back then was to “go play outside.”
Published: 04/24/15
With wrestling, it’s all about heroes and villains

With wrestling, it’s all about heroes and villains

CLEARWATER – Since entering the sport in 1962, the New Zealand native, along with longtime partner Robert “Butch” Miller, has been part of teams known as the Sheepherders, Sweet William and the Brute, the Dream Team and the Kiwis...
Published: 04/10/15
All-Stars take center stage

All-Stars take center stage

LARGO - Watching the Olympics, it makes one wonder how athletes learn to perform acrobatic somersaults and dynamic floor exercises without incurring serious injuries. Even cheerleaders being flipped from the top of a pyramid tempt danger. But there&#...
Published: 04/10/15
Shuffleboard continues to make its mark in Clearwater

Shuffleboard continues to make its mark in Clearwater

CLEARWATER — The competitors grasped their equipment tightly and stared down the playing surface with brows furrowed in concentration. But the scene was not what you’d typically picture. Men and women, pros and amateurs, most older than...
Published: 04/10/15
Beers, burgers and burps

Beers, burgers and burps

A cook delivered another set of juicy hamburgers to the table. I munched away with considerable pleasure, stopping after ingesting several bites to fill out a judging sheet.
Published: 04/10/15
Couple building business on shifting sand
Beach Sand Sculptures teaches others to build sandcastles

Couple building business on shifting sand Beach Sand Sculptures teaches others to build sandcastles

CLEARWATER BEACH — Sandcastles are as big a part of the beachgoing experience as sunbathing, swimming and searching for seashells. So it makes sense they’re starting to take on a more prominent role at the city’s beach, home to w...
Published: 04/03/15