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webmaster | 08/22/12

I don’t know who is going to let the dogs out, but it will be a woofin’ good time this Saturday at Lions Town and Country Park for the third annual Bark For Life to raise funds in the fight against cancer. This wonderful event is growing every year and the proceeds from Saturday will benefit this past Relay For Life with funds getting in just under the deadline.

Registration, not for you, but for your canine of any and all varieties, begins at 9 a.m. with opening ceremonies (dog Olympics?) at 10. There will be booths, prizes, music and more and you and your tail-wagging companion can make new friends while having fun.

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Catching up and I’m still trying to after this bout with bronchitis. Please have patience, this could take a couple of birdcage liners. Here goes: And this may have a bite to it, or it could make you roar with laughter. Florida is getting tough on that swimming species known as the lionfish.

It has liberalized the rules in capturing the elusive fish and now you don’t even need a license. I’m not sure if this has anything to do with the Republican National Convention in Tampa Bay next week, but let’s hope that event goes swimmingly...


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