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Land O' Lakes Events
Friday, March 1, 2013
Monday, February 18, 2013
Yard sales, bake sales, festivals—whatever you're planning, it's free to post your events on the Land O' Lakes Patch calendar.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
A party for the 'cold-hearted,' an unconventional love story and fun stuff from around the web for those who won't be indulging in roses and chocolates this year.
For some, it's a sweet occasion. For others, well, no so much. And if you happen to fall into the latter category, there are a few things you can do to make this Valentine's Day fun without the roses and sappy sentiments. You also can: Do you celebrate Valentine's Day? Tell us what the day means to you in the comments section.
Sunday, February 10, 2013
Thanks for helping us get to 1,000 Facebook fans, Land O' Lakes!
Friday, February 8, 2013
A Land O' Lakes man is taking on the disease that has so far taken his mother's sight and memory—raising money and promoting awareness to help others battling brain cancer.
You have stage four brain cancer. That's what doctors told Suzanne Ciani when she went to the emergency room for her headaches in the fall of 2011. Doctors removed one mass, only to have it return with two others a few months later. "In June they removed the original and the third, the second tumor is inoperable," son Chris Ciani of Land O' Lakes said. "Since her last surgery she has lost almost all sight and her short-term memory is nonexistent. She has been on chemo and radiation since." But Suzanne's a warrior. And with the help of her family, she's spawned a battle beyond her own in an effort to help others fighting for their lives. "In the spring of 2012 my mom spoke to my siblings and I about helping others who have brain cancer and …
Monday, February 4, 2013
The group provides fun and fellowship for Central Pasco and Northern Hillsborough veterans.
Saturday, February 2, 2013
The annual event will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. The event features live music, vendors, demonstrations, kids activities and more.
Friday, February 1, 2013
What's going on in Land O' Lakes and beyond? Check out this Patch Minute for weekend event suggestions.
It's big, it's fun, and it's green: Learning Gate Community School's EcoFest will take over the school's 27-acre campus on Saturday. The event will feature 120 local vendors, from local artists to green products, organic farms and alternative health practicioners. It also will include live music, entertainment, a kids' zone workshops and demonstrations. And, of course, there will be more than a few pies thrown at Patch editor Keli Sipperley. She agreed to be pied after the Land O' Lakes Patch Facebook page reached 1,000 fans. There will be a random drawing to select the lucky pie tossers. Want to double the pies? Become a Lutz Patch Facebook fan. If You Go: When: Feb. 2, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Where: Learning Gate Community School, 16215 Hanna …
Marine Forever also will be staunch supporters of military and community activities such as the Wounded Warrior Program and Toys for Tots, its founder says.
Once a Marine, Always a Marine, that's the motto. And a local veteran recently formed a group to bring those who served together to continue to serve. The Marine Forever veterans group was founded by David Kirk, a Marine veteran and past commandant of the Marine Corps League of Tampa. The group builds upon the "Once a Marine, Always a Marine" slogan, Kirk wrote in an email. "The new group was formed to give veterans living in the Central Pasco and Northern Hillsborough counties a venue for meeting to have fun, food, fellowship and inter-service camaraderie with special emphasis placed on promoting the heritage and traditions of the United States Marine Corps," Kirk said. The group also will be staunch supporters of military and community …
Here’s what you need to know as the Ravens and 49ers take the field Sunday, Feb. 3
The holiday of all holidays for football fans across America is almost here. Super Bowl Sunday is this week and that means it’s time for Land O' Lakes residents to get their plans in order. Whether you’re watching the 49ers take the field against the Ravens at home, plan on going to a party or think you’ll stop by a local sports bar or eatery to take in the game, here are the big details you need to know: Where to Watch in Land O' Lakes If you have a business that is hosting a party or a special event for the big game, make sure you get the word out by adding it to our calendar. The big game is a big draw for bars and restaurants throughout the area. Check out the following places in and near to catch the game with some good food and brews…