Bloomingdale

Community Mobilizes In Opposition To Bloomingdale Super Center Project

Community Mobilizes In Opposition To Bloomingdale Super Center Project

By Tamas Mondovics With numbers reaching close to 200, Bloomingdale area residents showed up in force to attend a recent meeting in order to learn, voice their disapproval and to devise a strategy to fight a proposed mixed-use development (MUD) project planned in the heart of their neighborhood on Bloomingdale Ave. near Lithia Pinecrest Rd.,(…)

County Plans Bloomingdale Avenue Median Modifications At Providence Road

By Tamas Mondovics Orange barrels blocking entrances to shopping centers off Bloomingdale Ave., just east and west of Providence Rd. in Brandon last month caught motorists by surprise. Two weeks later, the barrels disappeared and were replaced by a number of official Hillsborough County Public hearing signs throughout the community, inviting residents to attend and(…)

Community Mobilizes in Opposition to Bloomingdale Project

Community Mobilizes in Opposition to Bloomingdale Project

With numbers reaching close to 200, Bloomingdale area residents showed up in force to attend a recent meeting in order to learn, voice their disapproval and to devise a strategy to fight a proposed mixed use development (MUD) project planned in the heart of their neighborhood on Bloomingdale Avenue near Lithia Pinecrest, adjacent to the(…)

Bloomingdale Wins Saladino Title In Tourney Rematch

By Tamas Mondovics As anticipated, the 33rd Annual Saladino Baseball Tournament held at Brandon High School was high school sport at its best, but the title game re-match of last year’s championship between Jefferson and Bloomingdale turned the excitement up a few notches. This year, however, was the Bulls turn to shine and walk away(…)

Nature’s Classroom To Host Annual Woods, Water And Wildlife Open House

Nature’s Classroom To Host Annual Woods, Water And Wildlife Open House

For the past four decades, Nature’s Classroom has been educating middle school students, mostly sixth grade, about the Hillsborough River watershed, the role it plays in their lives, and how important it is to preserve the natural world. To continue to keep the tradition going area residents are invited to attend the Nature’s Classroom Annual(…)

All Welcome To Up-Cycled Art Show at Randall Middle School

All Welcome To Up-Cycled Art Show at Randall Middle School

Randall Middle School PTSA “UP CYCLED ART SHOW” is this Thursday, April 4th, from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Bring the whole family for a little Art and Dinner! Formaggio’s Food Truck will be at the school selling fabulous Italian food. Randall students and teachers will be dazzling us with their talent in the Recycled Art Show,(…)

Teens Playing With Fireworks Blamed on Large Brush Fire in FishHawk

Teens Playing With Fireworks Blamed on Large Brush Fire in FishHawk

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue will be placing several juveniles and their parents in an intervention program designed to educate, train, and show the consequences of fire as the result of what HCFR categorized as a large accidental brush fire in FishHawk. A total of 20 units and about 40 Hillsborough County Fire Rescue personnel along(…)

Revolution Ice Cream Churns Up Something New In Brandon

Revolution Ice Cream Churns Up Something New In Brandon

Revolution Ice Cream Churns Up Something New In Brandon By Marie Gilmore Attention! Ice Cream fans, there is something new in town. Now open, The Revolution Ice Cream company in Brandon will tease your taste buds with new flavors, a cozy atmosphere and a great new concept in ice cream. Owned by husband and wife(…)

Record Breaking Centenarian Celebration Planned

Sun City Center, Florida – – (March 4, 2013)—South Bay Hospital is looking for local residents who are 100 years or older to honor during their Centenarian Birthday Party. The celebration will take place on March 27th at 3pm at the Sun City Center Chamber of Commerce, 1651 Sun City Center Plaza, Sun City Center.(…)

District Increases Water Restrictions in Tampa Bay Area

District Increases Water Restrictions in Tampa Bay Area

Due to below normal rainfall, reduced river levels and increasing water supply concerns, the Southwest Florida Water Management District’s Governing Board voted to increase water restrictions in the Tampa Bay area and enacted Phase III restrictions for lawn watering, car washing and fountain use in Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas counties. In a recent press release,(…)