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Open House Meeting May 21, 2013 — Please attend

Pat Austin says: April 16, 2013 at 10:17 am (Edit) TOWN HALL/OPEN HOUSE MEETING MAY 21, 2013, 7 P.M. ABWIG’S open house meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 21st at 7 pm at the Century 21 Beggins Real Estate … Continue reading

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Town Hall Meeting

You are invited to attend a Town Hall Meeting to hear the latest news on the project. When:   Tuesday, August 21st Time: 7:00 pm Where:  Tampa Sailing Squadron, 1250 Apollo Beach Blvd.  Apollo Beach    

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Special Meeting Tuesday April 17th

A huge thank you to all who came out to the meeting last night to support our cause. Ladies and Gentlemen, SPECIAL MEETING! PLEASE JOIN US! At 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17th, at the Beggins Century 21 offices on … Continue reading

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Support AB local businesses who support ABWIG

The following businesses are supporting the ABWIG cause by allowing us to place a “pickle jar” for donations at their locations. West Marine Express Hangovers Bullfrog Creek Marine Pinch a Penny Alpha Pizza Apollo Liquor Apollo Meats Century 21 Beggins Realty

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How Do I Donate?

A pay pal account has been established for your convenience.  The donation button is located on the top right hand side of this web page.  Check it out!! Donations may also be made by completing the donation form and sending … Continue reading

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Why Should You Volunteer?

Because it is powerful when a community comes together for a common goal! You will get to help make decisions that impact your community Is is fun!  You get to meet lots of really great and interesting people It’s philanthropic. … Continue reading

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Thank you TECO

TECO – Tampa Electric is our first corporate sponsor!  We are very grateful for the corporate sponsorship of our dredging campaign. Pictured left to right are the following: Tom Hernandez, Len Berkstresser (ABWIG President), Stanley Kroh, Paul Carpinone  

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Murder Mystery Dinner Fund Raiser!

Murder Mystery Dinner On June 15th at The Boulevard in Apollo Beach, about 100 people came out for dinner, drinks, fun, and a murder mystery…… to help us support our Channel Dredging Project… By the end of the night, the … Continue reading

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ABWIG Goes Door to Door

ABWIG organizer Len Berkstresser works with other volunteers to prepare informational pamphlets on Saturday to hand out to residents of Apollo Beach. Mitch Traphagen Photo The goal is large and a deadline is looming, but organizers are confident that their … Continue reading

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News from TampaBay.com

Residents along canals outside Tampa to get tab for dredging By Stephanie Wang, Times Staff Writer In Print: Friday, April 29, 2011 APOLLO BEACH At low tide, Len Berkstresser feels his sailboat hitting the bottom of the channels. It scrapes. … Continue reading

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