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  1. Manatee Jail Escapee Still on the LamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    The 43-year-old man who walked away from the Manatee Correction Complex near Palmetto on Sunday and then is accused of carjacking a Sun City Center couple remains on the loose. Manatee County Sheriff's Office spokesman Dave Bristow said detectives are delving into the man's background and working on leads that may point to his whereabouts.

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  2. Manatee Jail Escapee Might Be in Hillsborough CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    Sheriff's deputies are asking residents throughout the Tampa Bay area to keep their eyes open for an inmate they say walked away from the Manatee Correction Complex near Palmetto Sunday afternoon. Meren Thompson, 43, went missing from the inmate farm around 2:30 p.m., WTSP reported .

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  3. Year-end retirement plan to-do listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | USA Today

    February might be the cruelest month, but December is a close second. Or at least it is if you have IRAs, 401 s, and the like.

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  4. Dwight E. FoussRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Dwight E. Fouss, 56, of Belpre, Ohio, died in Sun City Center, Fla., where he had been living with his mother for the last four years. Memorial Services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 15, at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre, with Ron Laughery officiating.

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  5. Minto Communities Begins Planning and Design of New Community in Daytona BeachRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | PRWeb

    Minto Communities, the award-winning homebuilder and developer who created successful communities such as Olympia in Wellington, The Isles of Collier Preserve in Naples, and Sun City Center - Tampa's premier active adult community, has begun the planning and design of a new development on 1,600 acres located in the area of western Daytona Beach known as Daytona West. Minto is purchasing the land from Consolidated-Tomoka Land Company and the new community is slated to be age restricted, targeting adults 55 and over, and is located at I-95 and LPGA Boulevard.

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  6. Car catches fire after crash near RuskinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | St. Petersburg Times

    Two drivers escaped injury Monday when they collided at the intersection of U.S. 301 and State Road 674 near Ruskin, triggering a fire in one of the cars. Lawrence MacAlister, 79, of Sun City Center was driving a 2006 Volvo east on 674, also known as Sun City Center Boulevard, when at 2:40 p.m. he drove into the path of a 2004 Nissan driven by Lauren Oakes, 30, of Wimauma, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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  7. Fitch, Alberta M.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | The Marion Star

    Alberta M. Fitch MARION: Alberta M. Fitch, age 91, of Marion, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday November 4, 2014 at Marion General Hospital. She was born August 23, 1923 in Marion to the late Charles and Mary Browning.

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  8. Current Exhibit At Crawford Gallery At The SouthShore Regional Library Showcases Fiber ArtworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Osprey Observer

    The art exhibit in the Crawford Gallery at the SouthShore Regional Library for the months of November and December will feature the artwork of talented artists who specialize in fiber art. This includes fantastic items such as quilting, homemade paper and lace.

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  9. Tampa church creates ministry for single momsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | St. Petersburg Times

    Two years ago, when City Life Church moved from its debut location off Interstate 275 to a renovated fitness center building on N Dale Mabry Highway, pastors Tony and Kaci Stewart anticipated growth. Named one of America's Fastest Growing Churches by Outreach magazine, City Life experienced a 197 percent rise in attendance in 2013 and the momentum has hardly slowed.

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  10. New radio station connects with Sun City Center residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | St. Petersburg Times

    A blend of easy-listening hits - from the Eagles to Christopher Cross to Diana Ross - and a focus on community events and organizations have helped new radio station WSCQ-FM 96.3 quickly establish a following in the SouthShore area. General manager Peter Swartz started the 100-watt community station in June and dubbed it Sun Radio.

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  11. Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce needs to rebuild foundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | St. Petersburg Times

    When Michael Matthews was elevated to chairman of the Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce last month, he received more than 90 emails - many laced with negative rumors and innuendos about the group's future. "That's counterproductive," Matthews told chamber members during a monthly luncheon Tuesday.

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  12. GOP's Rep. Tom Rooney leads in congressional District 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | St. Petersburg Times

    Republican incumbent Tom Rooney was on his way Tuesday night to winning re-election to U.S. House District 17. The incumbent faced Democrat William Bronson, 75, a retired airline pilot who served in the Navy. Rooney also ran against Bronson in 2012 and won then with about three-fifths of the vote.

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  13. Privateers invade, skirmish, celebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    Anna Maria siblings Kieran, 7, Ewen, 4, and Duncan Cloutier, 2, cheer on the Anna Maria Island Privateers on as they head out from the Anna Maria City Pier on their Nov. 1 invasion. Islander Photos: Laurie Hayes Privateers Lisa "Lash" Ritchie and Kitty "Boo Boo Kitty" Handwerk are captured by Chris Wilkinson of the Desoto Conquistador Krewe during the Privateers' Invasion on Nov. 1. A member of the Desoto Conquistador Krewe surrenders to Privateers Larry "Bad Girl" Pilka, Kitty "Boo Boo Kitty" Handwerk and Bill "Sparkles" Rosencrantz as part of the skirmish at the Bridge Street circle in Bradenton Beach.

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  14. Governor Rick Scott and Senator Marco Rubio Campaign in Sun City CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Capital Soup

    Governor Rick Scott continued a two-week Get Out the Early Vote bus tour with Senator Marco Rubio in Sun City Center this morning at the Sun City Center Chamber.

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  15. Florida Gov. spends $13M of his money on raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Campaign finance reports filed late Friday show Scott and his wife donated $12.8 million to the Republican Party of Florida in the past month. Florida Gov. spends $13M of his money on race Campaign finance reports filed late Friday show Scott and his wife donated $12.8 million to the Republican Party of Florida in the past month.

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  16. Scott joined by Rubio in pushing turnout in GOP strongholdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Palm Beach Post

    Fresh from pumping $12.8 million of his own money into his campaign, Gov. Rick Scott began the final weekend of his re-election bid barnstorming Saturday through Southwest Florida with fellow Republican, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio. Scott and Rubio appeared together at a Chamber of Commerce in Sun City Center, a sprawling retirement community in Hillsborough County, continuing on to a rally in Venice with later stops planned for Fort Myers and Naples, where New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was expected to again join the vote-driving effort.

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  17. Gov. Rick Scott in Tampa Bay as reports show he gave his campaign $12.8 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | St. Petersburg Times

    Rick Scott brought with some political star power in U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio for the final, frenzied weekend of campaigning for re-election, as new reports showed he and his wife added $12.8 million of their own money to help win the neck-and-neck campaign against Charlie Crist. "Charlie didn't even want this job.

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  18. Gov. Scott Spends $13M Of His Money On RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | CBS Local

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  19. Dwight E. FoussRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 30 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Dwight E. Fouss, 56, of Sun City Center, Fla., formerly of Belpre, Ohio, died Monday at 5 a.m. in Sun City Center, Fla. He was born June 20, 1958, and was the son of the late Walter W. Fouss and Ruth Isabelle Meisenhelder Fouss Cassady of Sun City Center, Fla.

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  20. H. Gary Morse, who built senior utopia, dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Crescent-News.com

    Harold Gary Morse, who transformed his father's cluster of a few hundred mobile homes in central Florida into the gigantic retirement utopia The Villages and made it a must-stop on campaign trails with his funding of Republican politics, has died.

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