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How the Zika virus is affecting Tampa Bay

Astin Argote, Staff Writer

April 21

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A puffy, white and reddish bump, or multiple bumps appearing a day or so after a mosquito bite. These are the common physical abnormalities caused by the Zika virus. According to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention,...

Get ready for the Strawberry Festival

Astin Argote, Staff Writer

March 11

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Come one, come all to the magnificent Florida Strawberry Festival! The festival will be hosted this year from March 3-13. The Florida Strawberry festival was founded in 1930 when the Plant City Lions Club wanted to show the...

Alert Cab

Araneisha Conyers, Contributor

December 7

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People are paying hundreds of dollars a week for taxis and Uber, what if that could change to FREE? Alert Cab is a program that has been around for more than 15 years in Tampa. This program allows anyone over the age of 21...

The Most Helpful Time of the Year

Emma Richardson, Staff Writer

November 18

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Every year, Metropolitan Ministries raises a tent on Palm Avenue to collect goods to aid those in need for the holidays. The tent opened in late October, and will see a major influx of both volunteers and clients in the next couple...

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