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Sheriffs Office Boasts Of Crime Rate Reduction, Requests Budget Increase

Sheriffs Office Boasts Of Crime Rate Reduction, Requests Budget Increase

By Tamas Mondovics The Hillsborough County Board of County Commission has little more than three months to finalize next year’s budget, which includes the consideration of a 1.8 percent FY15 increase request by Hillsborough County Sheriff David Gee. Gee made his case last month in his letter to the Board, requesting the $383 million in […]

Hit and Run Update

Hit and Run Update

By Tamas Mondovics After three weeks following her involvement in a hit and run car accident, which left a Brandon couple injured, Cheryl Denine  Brown, 46 of 2315 Millcreek Court in Valrico, turned herself in to HCSO detectives on Thursday, June 5, 2014. On May 15, 2014, David Lindsay, 46, of 420 Van Read Manner […]

June Bloomingdale/FishHawk Summer Camps

June Bloomingdale/FishHawk Summer Camps

  What do you have planned this summer? For kids, summer spells time to sleep in, no homework and maybe an upcoming family vacation. But, these days, it can also mean learning a new skill, trying something adventurous, learning to swim, a new language or travelling afar. The staff at the Osprey Observer have collected […]

Affects Of The Affordable Care Act On Healthcare

Affects Of The Affordable Care Act On Healthcare

  By Chris Nussbaum, MD, FHM By now, the debate over the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has made just about everyone scratch their heads. Americans have never had a greater dialogue or witnessed a bigger furor over the future of healthcare and medical insurance. The very constitutionality of the law was challenged, claims and counter […]

June Bloomingdale/FishHawk Business Column

June Bloomingdale/FishHawk Business Column

  By Sandra Meyer Massage Therapy  at The Salt Grotto The Salt Grotto is now offering massages at its new location in Plaza Bella. Customers can choose from three different therapists. Chris Caito from Therapeutic Massage is available on Mondays from 3–6 p.m. Chandra B. uses Swedish, deep tissue, trigger point, maintenance sport massage, neuromuscular […]

Center Place’s Second Annual Children’s Art Show Seeks Young Artists

Center Place’s Second Annual Children’s Art Show Seeks Young Artists

  By Kathy L. Collins Children ages 4-14 are encouraged to enter artwork in Center Place’s Second Annual Children’s Art Show. The show is called Little Monsters Create. Children may enter artwork using a variety of media including drawing, painting, photography, ceramics, jewelry, clay and wood. The show will be on display in the Mook […]

The Village Players Present Agatha Christie’s Murder On The Nile

The Village Players Present Agatha Christie’s Murder On The Nile

  By Kathy L. Collins The Village Players present Agatha Christie’s Murder On the Nile at the historic James McCabe Theatre located at 506 5th St. in Valrico. The show will premiere with a dinner theatre on Friday, June 13. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25 and include dinner courtesy of Willie’s Seafood […]

Kotila Chiropractic Clinic Offers Over Two Decades Of Experience To Patients

Kotila Chiropractic Clinic Offers Over Two Decades Of Experience To Patients

  By Libby Hopkins Dr. Gary Kotila has been a part of the Brandon community for more than four years and he believes in offering a variety of services at his practice, Kotila Chiropractic Clinic. Kotila is originally from Detroit where he practiced chiropractics for 27 years. In 2010 he purchased Axis Chiropractic from Dr. […]

The Woman’s Group Offers State Of The Art Patient Care

The Woman’s Group Offers State Of The Art Patient Care

  By Libby Hopkins The Woman’s Group was founded in 1998 with the mission to provide high-quality obstetrics and gynecological care while educating patients in a compassionate and personable manner. This mission has led the group to be selected the best OB-GYN practice in the Tampa Bay area by the Florida Medical Business Journal, a […]

Non-Surgical Permanent Hair Replacement Offered At Salon

Non-Surgical Permanent Hair Replacement Offered At Salon

By Rachel Ann Johnson Laura Craig is not a typical hair stylist. For more than 25 years, she has been gaining expertise in the field of permanent hair replacement. After working as a specialist for other salons, Craig has decided to embark on her own entrepreneurial path as owner of LGC Hair Restoration in Brandon. […]