Business

Travels, Tales & Tours: Florida Cane Vodka

Travels, Tales & Tours: Florida Cane Vodka

  By Nicole Heubusch & Nicole Schoen After living in Florida for most of our lives, we discovered that we really haven’t seen all that our area has to offer. Armed with different Groupons and Living Social certificates, we’ve decided to visit as many different local places we can. We hope that some of the(…)

Rx Oasis Relocates For Customer Convenience

Rx Oasis Relocates For Customer Convenience

  By Sharon Still With all of the big box retailers out there, it seems as if the days of personal relationships in the marketplace are long gone. At Rx Oasis, the motto is “Less is more” and the focus is on personalized service and care. According to the company’s mission statement, Rx Oasis was(…)

Dolphin Tale 2 Continues Story Of Rescued Dolphin, Brings Revenue To Aquarium

Dolphin Tale 2 Continues Story Of Rescued Dolphin, Brings Revenue To Aquarium

  By Nicole Heubusch Three years ago, the world was introduced to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA), and its unique rescue dolphin, Winter, in the movie Dolphin Tale. The aquarium, a non-profit 501(c)(3), has been known for rescuing and rehabilitating aquatic animals, and the story of Winter the dolphin was a true one. Winter was(…)

August Riverview/Apollo Beach 2014 Business Column

August Riverview/Apollo Beach 2014 Business Column

  By Sandra Meyer 2015 Honorary Mayor Announced The Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce’s July Luncheon was Membership Appreciation which announced the 2015 Honorary Mayor of Riverview, Christian Beiter of Preservation 1st Financial Group, LLC. Beiter raised over $8,000 that will be divided between the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce and his charity of choice,(…)

Independent Insurance Agent Ventures Into New Business Endeavor

Independent Insurance Agent Ventures Into New Business Endeavor

  By Rachel Ann Johnson Insurance agent Michelle Mosher recently opened an independent insurance agency in Brandon after 20 years of experience in the industry. Mosher decided to establish her own agency where she is able to provide coverage through multiple outlets. Her company, SouthShore Insurance Professionals, L.L.C., has a direct contract to write policies(…)

South Bay Hospital To Expand, Renovate Facility Including New Patient Tower

South Bay Hospital To Expand, Renovate Facility Including New Patient Tower

  By Natalia Diaz South Bay Hospital, an HCA West Florida hospital, recently announced expansion and renovation projects which began in June. The $33 million project includes the addition of a new patient tower, Cath Lab and renovations of existing patient care areas. The hospital is expanding to meet increasing patient needs in the SouthShore(…)

MiraBay’s New Neighborhood Signals Continued Apollo Beach Growth

MiraBay’s New Neighborhood Signals Continued Apollo Beach Growth

  Staff Report MiraBay, the popular SouthShore neighborhood known for its active Florida lifestyle, has launched a new neighborhood with one of the nation’s fastest-growing homebuilders, Ryland Homes. AMERICAN NEWLAND COMMUNITIES, and their joint venture partner NORTH AMERICA SEKISUI HOUSE, LLC (NASH) are introducing this neighborhood as a top option for homebuyers looking for luxury(…)

Mathnasium Strengthens Math Muscles, Donates To Local Non-Profits

Mathnasium Strengthens Math Muscles, Donates To Local Non-Profits

  By Sandra Meyer The new school year will bring many challenges for children as they get  used to more difficult work in all their classes, and few subjects build on the prior year’s work as much as math. Many children simply aren’t ready to pick up where they left off. “Taking the summer off(…)

August Bloomingdale/FishHawk 2014 Business Column

August Bloomingdale/FishHawk 2014 Business Column

  By Sandra Meyer Dog Gone Holistic Offers Anesthesia Free Dental Cleaning for Dogs Dog Gone Holistic has partnered with Doggy Dentals, Dr. Kim Barnes and Janet Sutton (dental hygienist) to perform dental services in its mobile veterinary unit using no anesthesia or drugs. The cost for this unique and necessary medical service is $165(…)

M.D.W. K-9 Offers Playful Solution To Dog Training

M.D.W. K-9 Offers Playful Solution To Dog Training

  By Libby Hopkins Dogs are considered to be man’s best friend. They offer us a wagging tail and lots of wet, sloppy kisses when we come home to them each day. All they ask for in return is unconditional love and lots of playtime. Playtime is most important for a dog, and it can(…)