Business

Brown’s Trophies A Brandon Icon

Brown’s Trophies A Brandon Icon

By Sharon Still The keys to longevity in business are competitive pricing, great customer service and giving back to the community, according to Brown’s Trophies’ Brandon store manager, Teresa Brown Dibble. Since 1958, Brown’s Trophies Inc., a family-owned and operated business now in its third generation, has proven itself as an industry leader specializing in(…)

Clyde Jensen of Morgan Stanley Provides Family Financial Planning

Clyde Jensen of Morgan Stanley Provides Family Financial Planning

By Michelle Caceres Whether your last vacation was a quick weekend jaunt or a weeklong getaway, you probably spent a considerable amount of time planning the perfect trip. Morgan Stanley financial advisor Clyde Jensen hopes most people use the same care in planning for retirement. “Retirement is vacationing forever,” he said. While not as immediately(…)

The Egg & I Breakfast & Lunch Cafe Opening Soon In Winthrop Town Centre

The Egg & I Breakfast & Lunch Cafe Opening Soon In Winthrop Town Centre

By Kathy L. Collins The much anticipated Egg & I, a breakfast and lunch restaurant, will officially open on Monday, September 23. The Egg & I is located at 11220 Sullivan St. at the Winthrop Town Centre in Riverview. Franchise owners, Michael and Renelda Sells, are long time Brandon residents. They raised their family in(…)

A New Law Firm Joins The Community

A New Law Firm Joins The Community

By Libby Hopkins Many people love the FishHawk community because of its small town appeal. The people of the community are close knit and look out for one another. These qualities are what prompted Michael Severe and Erin Medearis to open their law firm, Medearis and Severe, P.A. in the FishHawk community. “The FishHawk community(…)

Brenda Wade Team Receives Recognition As A Number One Team in Tampa Bay

Brenda Wade Team Receives Recognition As A Number One Team in Tampa Bay

By Kathy L. Collins Experienced, knowledgeable, tenacious and caring are all words that aptly describe Brenda Wade and the Brenda Wade Team at Signature Realty. Taken together, these words also add up to success for the Brenda Wade Team who was recently recognized by the Wall Street Journal as the top Tampa Bay Real Estate(…)

Keel and Curley Winery Celebrates Anniversary With Golden Cork Contest

Keel and Curley Winery Celebrates Anniversary With Golden Cork Contest

By Suzy Wiesenhart The Golden Cork Contest is a way for Keel and Curley Winery to celebrate and thank customers who have helped it grow from a small family winery in 2003 to Florida’s biggest blueberry winery and one of the largest wineries in the Southeast.  It is located at 5210 W. Thonotosassa Rd. in(…)

Hess & VanLandschoot Orthodontics to Open a New Office

Hess & VanLandschoot Orthodontics to Open a New Office

                    Staff Report Dr. Michael Hess and Dr. Toby VanLandschoot are pleased to announce a new second office location to open in October in the Lithia/FishHawk area. Hess & VanLandschoot Orthodontic’s second location will provide all the same outstanding quality orthodontic care, fantastic customer service and(…)

FishHawk Ranch Recognized for Community Planning

FishHawk Ranch Recognized for Community Planning

By Pam Parisi FishHawk Ranch recently earned three prestigious distinctions for implementing sustainable practices and thoughtful land planning within its community. These awards were presented during the Southeast Building Conference’s 2013 Aurora Awards, a competition run by the Florida Home Builders Association for projects located within the 12-state Southeastern region and Eastern Caribbean. FishHawk Ranch(…)

4Heart Harmony Rocks the Star Spangled Banner

4Heart Harmony Rocks the Star Spangled Banner

By Suzy Wiesenhart At last month’s Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce’s New Teacher Appreciation Breakfast, four charming girls, dressed in white, walked slowly up to the podium to sing The National Anthem in front of more than 200 people.  The crowd expected the usual rendition by the girls with a few missed cues or an(…)

Plaza At Full Capacity For The Publix at FishHawk Shopping Complex

Plaza At Full Capacity For The Publix at FishHawk Shopping Complex

By Sharon Still: The Publix at FishHawk Shopping Plaza is now at full capacity for the first time since its opening in September of 2006. The 67,300-sq.-ft. Publix-anchored shopping plaza is now home to 13 stores in addition to Publix and its liquor store. “We believe this is an indication of an uptick in the(…)