• No More Late Fees At Hillsborough County Public Libraries

    By Michael Smith Beginning on New Year’s Day, Hillsborough County Public Libraries no longer charge late fines on overdue materials. While the library expects to save money by not assessing fines, Director of Library Services Andrew Breidenbaugh said that’s not the main benefit of this change. “The real benefit to the community will be the […]

  • Area Residents Are Encouraged To Enter Artwork In The Annual Florida Strawberry Festival Fine Art Show

    With Arts & Entertainment Editor Kathy L. Collins A Call To Artists has been issued by the East Hillsborough Art Guild (EHAG) for the 2018 Florida Strawberry Festival Fine Art Show. The show will run throughout the Florida Strawberry Festival which is set to run from Thursday, March 1 through Sunday, March 11 at the Festival […]

  • Osprey Observer Celebrates 16 Years Of Good News

    It seems like 2017 has flown by. Wasn’t it just yesterday, we were celebrating 15 years of publishing positive community news? And this month, as we publish the January edition of the Osprey Observer newspapers, we are marking the 16th year of publishing local newspapers in the community. As a locally-owned, direct-mail community newspaper, what […]

  • Headline Concerts Announced For 2018 Florida Strawberry Festival

    Headline Entertainment lineup announced for 2018 Florida Strawberry Festival PLANT CITY, Fla. (Nov. 13, 2017) – The Florida Strawberry Festival released its lineup of headline entertainment artists performing on the Wish Farms Soundstage at the 2018 event. The lineup is as follows: Thursday, March 1 10:30 a.m. Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra 3:30 p.m. Oak […]

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