10 hrs ago
Eastern Hillsborough Art Guild Installs New Officers & Looks Forward To Year Of Promoting The Arts
On Monday, May 6, the Eastern Hillsborough Art Guild, known as EHAG, held it's Annual May Banquet and Installation of Officers at the Plant City Women's Club located at 1110 N. Wheeler St.
15 hrs ago
Man Arrested in Attack on Natures Way Joggers
Just five hours after an 18-year-old Bloomingdale East resident reported that she'd been attacked while jogging on Natures Way, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office announced it had made an arrest.
17 hrs ago
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Female jogger grabbed, man arrested
Locals call it the Nature's Way loop. It's a popular stretch of sidewalk for biking, running, and walking, because you don't have to cross any major roadways.
20 hrs ago
Support Pets And Local Artists At The Next Thursday Night Live! At...
May is National Pet Month. In an effort to celebrate the impact that pets have on our lives, Bryant Martinez, the Winthrop Town Artist, has gathered artists together who will create art that demonstrates the impact that their adopted pet or pets has had on their lives.
Local Gun Shop Owners Minister To the Community
Family Firearms is a local business owned and operated by Marco and Jessica Caporale in Valrico, offering firearm inventory and courses, gun range membership, and a friendly atmosphere for customers to buy, sell and learn.
Wed May 22, 2013
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Two more Seffner sinkhole homes demolished
Within hours of demolishing the home where Jeff Bush died, those home were condemned.
Higginbotham to Bloomingdale: Let's Meet on Big Box
Hillsborough County Commissioner Al Higginbotham said in an interview May 21 that he plans to meet with Bloomingdale residents concerned and opposed to big-box retail and apartment development on Bloomingdale Avenue because "they need somebody to come and listen." If concerned residents attend the June 10 meeting hoping to learn "how to kill the ... (more)
Mon May 20, 2013
Top Headlines: Homicide, Bloomingdale Big Box, Felon's Death and More
The residents spoke on video at the Fred B. Karl County Center on May 15. See also Commissioners Say Plans for Bloomingdale Big Box Out of Their Hands Residents Flock to Big-Box Meeting at Bloomingdale Church Neighbors Rally Against Bloomingdale Big-Box Development 'No Bloomingdale Big Box' Event Set for Rush-Hour Traffic Opposition Preps for ... (more)
Thu May 16, 2013
YMCA to Host 12-Week Program for Cancer Survivors
Cancer survivors and their families are invited to get fit during a free 12-week program at all Tampa YMCA branches including the Campo Family YMCA, 3414 Culbreath Rd., Valrico.
Annual Run to Benefit Bloomingdale Library Attack Survivor set for May 18
Student volunteers from East Bay High School's Student Government Association are making last-minute preparations to host the second annual 5K4Q Run at 8 a.m. on Saturday, May 18 at E.G. Simmons Park, 2401 19 th Ave.
Residents React to Commissioners' Bloomingdale Big-Box Stance
Not good enough, said "Say No to Bloomingdale Big Box" supporters at the Fred B. Karl County Center on May 15, minutes after the Hillsborough County Commissioners voted unanimously to ensure that money is earmarked for traffic improvements made necessary by the proposed mega-development on Bloomingdale Avenue.
Wed May 15, 2013
Chabad of Brandon Hosts Shavuos Celebration
Jewish residents are invited to join Chabad of Brandon for a Shavuos celebration at Chabad Jewish Centero f Brandon, 3005 Waylon Ln., Valrico, Wednesday, May 15 at 6 p.m. The celebration commemorates the 3,326th anniversary of the acceptance of the Torah at Mount Sinai.
Tue May 14, 2013
Tribune Critic Weighs in on Stein & Vine
The food writer for the Tampa Tribune is a local Valrico resident, and he appears to be a supporter of area businesses when they bring something good and new to our area.
Mon May 13, 2013
Big-Box Development Meeting Set for May 14
Residents opposed to big-box retail development and apartments next to the Bloomingdale Regional Library are asked to voice their concerns at a community meeting May 14 at the The Palms Community Church .
Sun May 12, 2013
Plan Ahead for 'Brighton Beach Memoirs'
Actors are in costume for the final days of rehearsals for the upcoming Village Players production of Neil Simon's Brighton Beach Memoirs .
Sat May 11, 2013
May 11 Is a Big Day in Brandon
Today, May 11, is a great day to feature when you extol the virtues of living in a town focused on social responsibility, charitable concerns and community connections.
Fri May 10, 2013
Cancer Fighter Benefit: From Bloomingdale High to Beef's
The Bloomingdale community is invited this weekend to help support a young father and his family get through a second bout with cancer, starting with a student-faculty basektball game at Bloomingdale High School tonight, May 10, followed by a host of activites at the Beef 'O' Brady's on Bell Shoals Road in Valrico.
St. Petersburg Times
Things to do in Brandon area
Concert to benefit Calvary Lutheran: Ellen Kleinschmidt delivers Miss What's Her Name , a Broadway-style benefit concert, on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. in Calvary Lutheran Church, 5309 U.S. 41 N. Miss What's Her Name chronicles Kleinschmidt's journey via some of Broadway's most powerful hits.
Thu May 09, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
'Patient center home' brings services into area
This 10,000-square-foot building at 7608 Causeway Blvd. in Clair-Mel will be the first of Tampa Family Health Centers' 11 sites in Hillsborough to be situated in the eastern part of the county.
Time helping people is time well spent
Deb Adams may work at BMO Harris Bank in Apollo Beach but she is so active in her community many associate her with organizations and projects not connected to her job.