The pine tree project planned for Heritage Village is on hold because of weather, according to county officials. So, the 21-acre living history museum will reopen Wednesday, Aug. 21. Theproject is expected to start again in the spring.
Kickball for Charity
The Largo Firefighters charity kickball tournament is at 9 a.m. Saturday at Whitesell Softball Complex, 12555 119th St N. Proceeds benefit Curtis McClendon and Bob DiMarco, two firefighters battling cancer.
(Volunteer in) Police Academy
Want to be part of the next class of Largo Police Volunteers In Policing Academy?
Applications are being accepted to be part of Volunteer Academy #19, which starts Sept. 17.
Currently there are 50 volunteers officers.
Volunteers help with administrative paperwork, write parking enforcement citations and directing traffic at crash scenes.
Visit www.Largo.com or call 727-587-6739.
More Afternoon Storms on Tap
While forecasters anticipate blue skies and plenty of sunshine as the kids head off to school Wednesday, another round of afternoon storms is likely on the horizon. Highs in the 90s are expected again today, as well.
Visitors to Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo are in for a treat courtesy of new arrival Mavi. The baby African elephant was born back in July, but her name was just selected courtesy of Bay area residents who voted in a contest and the little bundle of joy’s Mom, Matjeka.