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Providence Lakes To Hold Community-Wide Garage Sale

Providence Lakes To Hold Community-Wide Garage Sale

Press Release Providence Lakes, located on the east side of Providence Road between West Lumsden Rd and Bloomingdale Ave will hold a community-wide garage,yard sale on Saturday, October 19 from 8 a.m. until noon. Area residents are invited to come and see what bargains to be held.  The Providence Lakes Homeowners Association asks that attendees please be cautious and(…)

Bay Care Celebrates St. Joseph’s-South Physician Office Building Opening

Bay Care Celebrates St. Joseph’s-South Physician Office Building Opening

By Tamas Mondovics Residents living in the Riverview, Apollo Beach and surrounding area communities were invited last month to celebrate the first services now available on the campus of the future St. Joseph’s Hospital-South. Following a ribbon cutting of St. Joseph’s-South Physician Office Building located at 10141 Big Bend Rd., event organizers made sure that(…)

Overwhelming Demand For Kirk Cameron’s UNSTOPPABLE Creates Second Showing on October 3

Overwhelming Demand For Kirk Cameron’s UNSTOPPABLE Creates Second Showing on October 3

Press Release Due to overwhelming demand, a pre-recorded encore presentation of UNSTOPPABLE: A LIVE EVENT WITH KIRK CAMERON will broadcast to select movie theaters on Thursday, October 3 at 7:00 pm including the Regency 20 near the Westfield Brandon Mall. The original live event will take place on Tuesday, September 24 from The Vines Center at Liberty(…)

Gallery Hop Is A Success With Artists, Business Owners And The Community

Gallery Hop Is A Success With Artists, Business Owners And The Community

By Kathy L. Collins After a one year hiatus, the much-loved Gallery Hop was held on Saturday, September 14 to the delight of many throughout the greater Brandon area. The event, sponsored by the Greater Brandon Arts Council, the Brandon League of Fine Arts and Center Place, is a free event that showcases area artists,(…)

Music Showcase Hosts 6th Annual International Piano Guild Award Ceremony

Music Showcase Hosts 6th Annual International Piano Guild Award Ceremony

By Kathy L. Collins Music Showcase hosted its 6th Annual International Piano Guild Award Ceremony on Sunday, July 28. Students performed before a Guild Adjudicator in June. 29 students who take piano lessons at Music Showcase participated. Three students, Amelia Fong, Zane Topper and Mauli Bhogade were standouts at this year’s recital. The International Piano(…)

Brandon League Of Fine Arts Announces Winners Of ARTWORKS 2013

Brandon League Of Fine Arts Announces Winners Of ARTWORKS 2013

By Kathy L. Collins On Saturday, September 14, the Brandon League of Fine Arts announced the winners of ARTWORKS 2013 at Center Place in Brandon. ARTWORKS is open to the community each year. It is a juried art show and is held in conjunction with the Annual Gallery Hop. This year’s show featured 63 works(…)

Bears Begin 25th Season On Solid Ground

Bears Begin 25th Season On Solid Ground

By Tamas Mondovics For the past quarter of a century, the Brandon Bears Youth Football and Cheerleading organization has served the community and has been committed to providing a safe and positive environment for children to learn teamwork and participate in sports. Unfortunately, however, while the program consistently turns in one successful season after another,  (…)

The Brandon Browns Backers Mix Love Of Sport With Charitable Giving

The Brandon Browns Backers Mix Love Of Sport With Charitable Giving

By Kathy L. Collins What happens when you mix football fans with a charitable spirit? You get the Brandon Browns Backers, a social organization that supports the Cleveland Browns and charitable causes within the greater Brandon area. The Brandon Browns Backers is a local chapter of the Browns Backers Worldwide. They meet every Sunday or(…)

New Medical Tenants Needed For Former Fitness Center Space

New Medical Tenants Needed For Former Fitness Center Space

By Sharon Still The former space occupied by Lifestyles Family Fitness will soon be Brandon Medical Pavilion, a 35,000 sq.-ft., custom-designed medical facility. Located in the heart of Brandon’s medical community on the southeast corner of Kings Ave. and Oakfield Dr. and just minutes from Brandon Regional Hospital, Brandon Medical Pavilion will offer prospective tenants(…)

Natural Herbalist Event Comes To Valrico Farm

Natural Herbalist Event Comes To Valrico Farm

By Libby Hopkins Did you ever take a look at some of the plants that grow in the wilds of your backyard and wonder what they are doing there? Are they edible? Can they heal you or better yet, can they save your life? If you did, you’re not alone. Many people nowadays want to(…)