Area prepares for National Day of Prayer on May 1

Former Zephyrhills mayor and current state House candidate Danny Burgess will lead National Day of Prayer activities in his town as part of several events taking place locally on May 1. Burgess will open the Zephyrhills ceremony beginning at 7 p.m. with a prayer for the city as well as the state from Zephyrhills City Hall, 5335 Eighth St. The theme is "One Voice United in Prayer, based on the … [Read more...]

In Print: Journey’s hospital journey, along with Easter plans across the area

There's nothing faux pas about Journey's faux paw. The 5-year-old Golden Retriever was born without a left paw and uses a prosthetic to get around — especially to visit patients at St. Joseph's Hospital-North in Lutz. "Everybody enjoys a visit from a therapy dog," Ron Graff told reporter Michael Murillo. "I get comments from patients all the time that many of them are missing the pets … [Read more...]