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  • Immokalee protest continues
  • Safety Harbor SongFest
  • Living large in tiny houses
  • HCC students open immigration dialogue
  • Immokalee protest continues

    Immokalee protest continues

    Jared Kleinkopf, Staff

    May 17, 2017

      “Hey Hey, Ho Ho, Exploitation’s got to go!” was chanted by protesters on the sidewalk in front of Publix supermarket on Azeele Street in Tampa, Florida. Over 250 demonstrators showed up to voice their anger toward the two large corporations of Publix and Wendy’s on Wednesday, March 29.   The...

    Protester march in front of a Publix in Tampa.

    JARED KLEINKOPF/STAFF

  • Safety Harbor SongFest

    Safety Harbor SongFest

    Jason Turner, Staff

    May 17, 2017

      This year, April 1 and 2, the fourth annual Safety Harbor SongFest was held at the waterfront park next to the Safety Harbor Marina. The SongFest is organized by the Safety Harbor Art and Music Center (SHAMc) a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to promote education in fine art,...

    Enthusiastic fans get dancing at the Safety Harbor SongFest.

    JASON TURNER/STAFF

  • Living large in tiny houses

    Living large in tiny houses

    Tiffany Brown, Staff

    May 17, 2017

      Would you live in a house that isn’t much bigger than some peoples master bedroom? Some are choosing to downsize and live in what are called tiny houses.   The Dale Mabry campus recently hosted a Sustainable Living Expo that featured these homes. Tiny houses are considered sustainable...

    Tiny houses were on display at the Dale Mabry campus.

    JOSH BROWN/STAFF

  • HCC students open immigration dialogue

    HCC students open immigration dialogue

    Jared Kleinkopf, Staff

    May 17, 2017

      Hillsborough Community College hosted an Immigration event called The Bridge Project that started with an interactive workshop and concluded with a professional panel of local and national experts talking openly about immigration. The event was organized by the Community Based Activism club, and...

    Students deliberate immigration issues at the Bridge Project.

    JARED KLEINKOFF

Suicide is not painless

Suicide is not painless

Jason Turner, Staff

October 22, 2017No Comments

September has been          Suicide Awareness month. There were events all over the country, especially during the week of Sept. 11-15. Du...

Inkwood Books relocates after 26 years

Inkwood Books relocates after 26 years

Carissa Costello, STAFF

October 9, 2017No Comments

  Tampa Heights welcomes Inkwood Books, Tampa’s only locally owned independent bookstore providing new books. After 26 years situated on 216 S. Armenia Ave., the bookstore...

  • Immokalee protest continues May 17, 2017
  • Living large in tiny houses May 17, 2017
  • HCC students open immigration dialogue May 17, 2017

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Suicide is not painless

Suicide is not painless

Jason Turner, Staff

October 22, 2017No Comments

September has been          Suicide Awareness month. There were events all over the country, especially during the week of Sept. 11-15. Du...

How to survive college 101

How to survive college 101

Giovanna Cano, Staff

October 22, 2017No Comments

      Hillsborough Community College is offering a new course for freshman students that will focus on helping them succeed in school. T...

  • HCC Students wins national scholarship October 22, 2017
  • Safety Harbor SongFest May 17, 2017
  • Tommy Ortiz’s quest to be the next Spielberg May 17, 2017

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SGA Back to School Bash

SGA Back to School Bash

Jason Kruse, Staff

October 12, 2016No Comments

  Hillsborough Community College’s Brandon Campus hosted its fall semester Back to School Bash on Sept. 13-14. The event is to welcome new students who enrolled for...

The “Nerve” to call it a blockbuster!

Yahn Ramos, Staff

September 19, 2016No Comments

     At the end of July, the movie Nerve - directed by Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost - was released. Just weeks after the premiere, one only had to pay an o...

  • First Friday May 4, 2015
  • Florida Man: The man, the myth, the legend March 30, 2015
  • A behind the scenes look at Playlist Live 2015 March 5, 2015

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HCC tennis: A showcase of diversity

HCC tennis: A showcase of diversity

Jared Kleinkopf, Staff

May 17, 2017No Comments

  The HCC tennis team is an enjoyable and diverse group of women who know how to practice hard, play hard and have fun. College tennis teams usually fall under the radar...

Rays season preview

Rays season preview

Daniel Satter, Staff

April 21, 2017No Comments

  The Tampa Bay Rays are entering this season as a potential contender in the American League Wild Card race, despite finish­ing last place in the Amer­ican League...

  • Lightning’s trade season is all business April 21, 2017
  • Buccaneers off season priorities March 23, 2017
  • Baseball history at the Lopez House March 23, 2017

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Ed Sheeran goes shoeless at Amalie Arena

Ed Sheeran goes shoeless at Amalie Arena

Carissa Costello, Staff

October 23, 2017No Comments

Ed Sheeran still appears like a pub singer: slightly disheveled, donned blue jeans, a guitar, and absent of a live band. But that is only if one could forget the thousands...

History’s prowling grounds

History’s prowling grounds

Danielle Gamble, Staff

October 23, 2017No Comments

Have you ever driven down ninth Avenue in Ybor and noticed a yellow and white brick building next to small wooden buildings that resemble old “casitas?” That would...

  • Measure your life in love October 23, 2017
  • Warped tour offers something for everyone October 23, 2017
  • Social Distortion sells out three Florida shows October 22, 2017

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