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SouthShore Chamber’s Fourth Annual Pigs In The Park…ing Lot

The fourth annual Pigs in the Park…ing Lot BBQ and Business EXPO will take place on Friday, May 17 from 4-10 p.m. This free event will take place at the Mira Bay Sweetbay Plaza, which is located at 137 Harbor Village Lake, in Apollo Beach. The Southshore Chamber of Commerce hosts the BBQ and EXPO.(…)

25th Annual Business Expo Hosts ‘Taste Off’ Competition For Best Tastes In Town

The final countdown is on for the 25th Annual Business Expo and Taste of Brandon with food samples, giveaways, prizes and a great opportunity to celebrate local business. The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce will hold the 2013 Brandon Business Expo & “Taste of Brandon™” on Thursday, May 16 from 3:30-8 p.m. in the Special(…)

Wok Chi Benefit the Brandon Sports and Aquatics Center

Wok Chi, the new fresh casual Chinese restaurant opening in Regency Center in Brandon, Florida, is hosting a Grand Opening Community Celebration to benefit the Brandon Sports and Aquatics Center (BSAC). 100% of the proceeds will benefit the BSAC Children’s Summer Camp programs. The event is scheduled for Saturday, May 11 from 11 a.m.-8 p.m.(…)

Summer Camps Offer Fun, Education, Experiences and More In Full and Half Day Camps

Summer Camps Offer Fun, Education, Experiences and More In Full and Half Day Camps

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL 8-PAGE SUMMER CAMP SECTION Kids R Kids Is Now Enrolling for Summer Camp Summer is fast approaching and now is the time to start thinking about where your child is going to spend his or her time while school is out. If you are looking for a summer camp experience(…)

BRH Offers Fast, Expert Emergency Care For Residents In Eastern Hillsborough

By Kathy L. Collins Whether you are a parent with a child who has had an accident or a patient suffering from a heart attack, you can rest assured that you will be seen quickly and receive expert, quality care at Brandon Regional Hospital’s Emergency Department. Brandon Regional Hospital (main Brandon campus and Plant City(…)

Funds From 5th Annual Winthrop Arts Festival Given To HCC Scholarship Endowment

By Kathy L. Collins When a community embraces art, in all its forms, the community flourishes in many ways. On Thursday, April 4, the result of the greater Brandon community’s support of the arts, specifically the 5th Annual Winthrop Arts Festival, was demonstrated. Festival organizer and Winthrop Town Centre Artist, Bryant Martinez, presented a check(…)

See World Famous Harry Potter Illustrations At The Brandon Regional Library

By Kathy L. Collins While libraries are synonymous with reading, they are also a place for exploration and learning. Libraries are also a place for the community to gather and enjoy, among other things, displays of art. At the Brandon Regional Library, they have a beautiful, glassed-in exhibit area where artwork can be displayed. The(…)

Center Place Presents Its Annual Adult Art Show

By Kathy L. Collins Each month, Center Place showcases the artwork of local artists and artisans. During the month of April, Center Place is hosting the Annual Adult Student Art Show. A reception will be held on Thursday, April 25 in the Mook Gallery from 5:30 to 7 p.m.. Here you will be able to(…)

Eagles Baseball Wraps Up Season With Quintessential Win

By Ryan Butler The Brandon High School varsity baseball team capped off its regular season with a convincing 6-1 win at Jefferson.  In a tight 1-0 game early, the Eagles offense pushed out five more runs in the late innings to defeat the Dragons. The victory, anchored by great pitching and clutch hitting, was the(…)

Brandon Softball Ends Season With A Bang

By Ryan Butler It may have been a regular season to forget for the Brandon High School varsity softball team this year but, in a sense, they finished the season on top. A team with two regular-season wins, the number five-seeded Eagles put together a final victory in the first round of the 7A-8 district(…)