• Developer To Install New Traffic Light At Bloomingdale Square Plaza

    By Tamas Mondovics Hillsborough County traffic engineering officials recently approved the installation of a new signal to ease traffic flow in and out of Bloomingdale Square Plaza at 889 E. Bloomingdale Ave. in Brandon. With the now infamously heavy traffic on Bloomingdale Avenue between Lithia Pinecrest Road and U.S. 301 as the norm—especially during rush […]

    Developer To Install New Traffic Light At Bloomingdale Square Plaza
  • Local Veteran Honored With Award For Continued Service Decades After Retiring

    By Sandy Meyer For many people retirement is synonymous with rest and relaxation. It’s a time to let go of some responsibilities, travel and enjoy a simpler life. Fortunately, no one told that to Walter Raysick of Valrico. The list of his accomplishments and contributions to the community is endless. Raysick retired in 1989 as […]

    Local Veteran Honored With Award For Continued Service Decades After Retiring
  • HCSO Seeks Recruits To Launch Volunteer Citizen Patrol Program In Riverview

    By Tamas Mondovics The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is now seeking new recruits to expand its Volunteer Citizen Patrol Program (VCPP) in Riverview, one of the county’s fastest growing communities. To help those interested in volunteering for the program, the Sheriff’s Office has scheduled a meeting for Thursday, July 7 at the Gardenville Recreation Center […]

    HCSO Seeks Recruits To Launch Volunteer Citizen Patrol Program In Riverview
  • Goolsby Family Shares Memories Of Growing Up On Homestead Land In Riverview

    By Kathy Collins Recently, the last remaining large residential development tract of land in Riverview was sold to Mattamy Homes. The 140 acre homestead was owned by the descendants of Alva and Otha Goolsby who bought the land back in the early 1930s. Goolsby wanted a place where his family could live in harmony. The […]

    Goolsby Family Shares Memories Of Growing Up On Homestead Land In Riverview