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Photo Archives To Host Special Reception And Narrated Tour Of Plant City Sculptures Exhibit

Photo Archives To Host Special Reception And Narrated Tour Of Plant City Sculptures Exhibit

  By Kathy L. Collins In celebration of the sculptures exhibit that has made a return visit to Plant City, the Plant City Photo Archives and History Center will host a special reception at the Photo Archives, located at 106 S. Evers St. in Plant City, on Tuesday, October 28, beginning at 5:30 p.m. The […]

Upscale Event Designed To Raise Funds, Awareness Of Lung Cancer

Upscale Event Designed To Raise Funds, Awareness Of Lung Cancer

  By Kathy L. Collins November is Lung Cancer Awareness month, often represented by a white ribbon. It is fitting then, that an event designed to raise awareness about and funds for research of lung cancer would be called The Ribbon Is White-Bring It To Light. This event will be held on Friday, November 7 […]

Brandon Regional Hospital Offers Dedicated Chaplains To Individuals Needing Counseling, Prayer

Brandon Regional Hospital Offers Dedicated Chaplains To Individuals Needing Counseling, Prayer

  By Kathy L. Collins When someone is ill or has been injured and requires a stay in the hospital, the dedicated physicians, nurses and staff at Brandon Regional Hospital can repair the body. But what about the mind, soul and the spirit when they need mending? That is where Brandon Regional Hospital’s Chaplain Program […]

Orchids Painted By Cuban Born Artist, Jossie Azorin, On Exhibit At The Bruton Memorial Library

Orchids Painted By Cuban Born Artist, Jossie Azorin, On Exhibit At The Bruton Memorial Library

  By Kathy L. Collins In celebration and honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Bruton Memorial Library in historic downtown Plant City is presenting an art exhibit by Plant City resident, Jossie Azorin. The stunningly vivid exhibit is available for viewing now through the end of October during normal library operating hours. Maria Josefa de […]

The Village Players To Present The Legend Of Frankenstein And Costume Party

The Village Players To Present The Legend Of Frankenstein And Costume Party

  By Kathy L. Collins The Village Players will present The Legend of Frankenstein, an original play by Carlton Jones during the spookiest month of the year, October. The play will premiere on Friday, October 17 at 7 p.m. with Village Players’ now famous Dinner Theatre. The cost to attend is just $25 and attendees […]

Corks & Forks A Night In Venice To Showcase Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Corks & Forks A Night In Venice To Showcase Fred Astaire Dance Studio

  By Kathy L. Collins The Campo Family YMCA will host its signature fundraising event, Corks & Forks, on Friday, November 14 beginning at 7 p.m. This year’s theme, A Night in Venice, will be held poolside at the Campo Family YMCA, located at 3414 Culbreath Rd. in Valrico. The event will feature cuisine provided […]

Celebrate South Shore History To Highlight Rich History Of Southern Hillsborough County

Celebrate South Shore History To Highlight Rich History Of Southern Hillsborough County

  By Kathy L. Collins The South Shore area, made up of Ruskin, Apollo Beach, Sun City Center, Wimauma, Riverview and Gibsonton, is rich with history, which is why the Firehouse Cultural Center (FCC) and the Ruskin Library have joined forces to take a walk through the history of the SouthShore with Celebrate South Shore […]

Artists Applications Open For Show At John Crawford Gallery

Artists Applications Open For Show At John Crawford Gallery

  By Kathy L. Collins The John Crawford Gallery at the SouthShore Regional Library in Ruskin has issued a call to all adult artists for its March/April 2015 show. This is a juried show, and artists 18 years and older who specialize in painting and mixed media are invited to apply. According to Laurie Burhop, […]

Sixth Annual Bowling Your Brains Out For Epilepsy To Benefit Over 700 Area Patients

Sixth Annual Bowling Your Brains Out For Epilepsy To Benefit Over 700 Area Patients

  By Kathy L. Collins The Sixth Annual Bowling Your Brains Out For Epilepsy will be held on Sunday, November 2 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at The Alley at SouthShore located at 10221 Big Bend Rd. in Riverview and is open to everyone in the community. This annual event is organized by Roni-Kay Lopez of […]

Local Au Pair Services Offers Flexibility, Freedom To Families

Local Au Pair Services Offers Flexibility, Freedom To Families

  By Kathy L. Collins Parents with young children have many decisions to make; one of the most difficult deals with childcare. One option that is often overlooked due to many misconceptions and misunderstandings is the Cultural Au Pair Program. Francine DiGiorgio, a Personal Au Pair Consultant, explained what an Au Pair offers. “The literal […]