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Core5 Fitness, Fitness To The Core

Core5 Fitness, Fitness To The Core

  By Samantha R. Evensen Core5 Fitness, a studio gym specializing in group and one-on-one personal training, has taken a holistic approach to the five core pillars of fitness: cardio, resistance, flexibility, nutrition and support. At Core5 Studios, the trainers strive to not only meet but exceed the goals and expectations of their clients. They(…)

Durant Graduate Cameron Kim On Jeopardy

Durant Graduate Cameron Kim On Jeopardy

  By Samantha R. Evensen On Tuesday, February 11 at 7 p.m., family and friends of Cameron Kim, a former student at Durant high school, gathered at the Beef O’Brady’s, located at 4330 Bell Shoals Rd. in Valrico, and watched as he fulfilled his dreams of competing on the hit game show Jeopardy. Growing up,(…)

Local FishHawk Resident R.C. O’ Leary Releases Debut Novel

Local FishHawk Resident R.C. O’ Leary Releases Debut Novel

The story of Hallways in the Night begins when Dave Mackno, a veteran Atlanta cop, makes an impulsive decision to leave a stakeout and pursue a speeding Porsche. His decision leads to a confrontation with baseball’s home run king, Remo Centrella. When the confrontation turns deadly, the worlds of professional sports, politics and the criminal(…)

T.L.C. Gypsy Haven Horse Farm’s New Educational 4-H Group

T.L.C. Gypsy Haven Horse Farm’s New Educational 4-H Group

By Samantha Evensen Tammi Catrett, owner of T.L.C. Gypsy Haven (T.L.C.), a family owned and operated farm in Lithia has recently extended services to having a 4-H group. 4-H is an educational program for boys and girls ages five to18 years of age. It encourages youths to develop life skills and discover their full potential.(…)

Charla’s Interiors Expands Showroom To Serve Community

Charla’s Interiors Expands Showroom To Serve Community

By Samantha R. Evensen Interior Decorator Charla Lagasse has recently expanded her showroom in the Lena Maxey boutique and salon. This new space provides consumers the opportunity to see home decor items in a store setting. Charlas’ Interiors and Home Decor, located in the Design Showroom of Lena Maxey, 13210 Boyette Rd. in Riverview, is(…)

Local Author Has Special Recipe For Writing With New Cookbook Release

Local Author Has Special Recipe For Writing With New Cookbook Release

Local resident and published author, Milt Harris, enthusiastically talks about his new books.Formerly employed at an international company for 30 years as business management, Harris has taken it upon himself to share the wealth of knowledge that he’s accumulated over those years. Through working with thousands of companies and dealing with the people in them(…)

Scott Eder Contemporary Fantasy Author

Scott Eder Contemporary Fantasy Author

By Samantha R. Evensen Scott Eder, unlike so many people who relinquish their dreams and never look back, has re-ignited his passions for the thing he loves: writing. Early in life, Eder pursued a successful career in computers. Fast forward 20 years, a little disillusioned with his career, he had lost site of his own(…)

Burger Eating Contest Was Main Event At Jake’s Wayback Burgers Grand Opening

Burger Eating Contest Was Main Event At Jake’s Wayback Burgers Grand Opening

By Samantha R. Evensen Jake’s Wayback Burgers hosted its official Grand Opening Burger Bash the weekend of Friday, October 18 through Sunday, October 20. The weekend of festivities included a family movie night, trivia, a DJ, a live performance by Razing Cain and the Triple Triple burger-eating contest as well as plenty of other fun(…)

FishHawk Writer Publishes Romance Trilogy

FishHawk Writer Publishes Romance Trilogy

By Samantha R Evensen From an early age, Martha O’ Sullivan, author of the brand new romance trilogy, Chances, has had a love affair with books. Growing up in Chicago as an only child and spending her free time looking for something new to read, she always seemed enticed by the collection of romance novels.(…)

Local Author Showcases Area Wildlife

Local Author Showcases Area Wildlife

By Samantha R Evensen Last summer, local FishHawk resident, Etienne E. Pracht, who is a professor at USF, began documenting the wildlife that entered his backyard. As he continued snapping pictures and cataloguing the creatures, he found that it had the potential to be a great learning experience that he could share. He extended his(…)