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Hillsborough County Appoints New Animal Services Director

Hillsborough County Appoints New Animal Services Director

  The Hillsborough County Animal Services, which has seen its share of trouble in recent months, is hoping to turn a new leaf this year by means of new leadership. Bringing more than 12 years of experience and training in the animal services field, the county selected Scott Trebatoski as the services newly-appointed director, replacing(…)

CENTURY 21 Beggins Enterprises Office  Welcomes Team Brumbach

CENTURY 21 Beggins Enterprises Office Welcomes Team Brumbach

By Craig Beggins CENTURY 21 Beggins Enterprises is pleased to welcome Team Brumbach to its Apollo Beach office. Team Brumbach has 11 years of experience in the field and most recently worked for Keller Williams. Team Brumbach closed 89 transactions last year, which resulted in over $19 million in sales volume. Joel Brumbach will also(…)

Fresh Market Schedules Opening For April 2

Fresh Market Schedules Opening For April 2

   Staff Report Brandon, Fla.  – The Fresh Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: TFM) will expand its presence next month with a new store in Brandon, marking the company’s 36th store in the state of Florida. At its newest location at 3468 Lithia Pinecrest Rd., in the Lithia Crossing shopping center, the specialty grocer’s full-service philosophy will incorporate unparalleled(…)

The White Rabbit Antiques And Collectibles Hosts Monthly Outdoor Markets

The White Rabbit Antiques And Collectibles Hosts Monthly Outdoor Markets

  On the second Sunday of each month, the parking lot of the White Rabbit Antiques and Collectibles (White Rabbit) is transformed into an outdoor market full of vendors and crafters offering all kinds of vintage and handcrafted items. The markets continue into April, May and June. There is no market during the summer. The(…)

Winthrop Developers Named Key Citizen At Chamber Annual Dinner

Winthrop Developers Named Key Citizen At Chamber Annual Dinner

  The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce recognized area business people for their community service and volunteer hours during its Annual Dinner held Friday, January 31 at The Regent at 6437 Watson Rd. in Riverview. Nearly 400 members in the Brandon area business community attended the event presented by title sponsor The Tampa Tribune, TBO.com(…)

Assisted Living Facilities Celebrate Accomplishments

Assisted Living Facilities Celebrate Accomplishments

  Savannah Court Of Brandon Celebrates 10th Anniversary   In honor of its 10th-year Anniversary, the Brandon Chamber held a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The delicious food and beverages were hosted by Savannah Court of Brandon with over 60 in attendance throughout the 4-6 p.m. period. There was a guitar player for background music. Everyone had a(…)

Ribbon Cuttings For Local Tax Services

Ribbon Cuttings For Local Tax Services

  H&R Block Celebrates Opening In Brandon Town Center H&R Block is celebrating its newest location at 219 Brandon Town Center Dr. near Target in the Brandon Town Center. H&R Block is an all-inclusive tax and financial company providing multiple services for both personal and business matters. It also provides audit assistance and representation before(…)

BUSINESS COLUMN – Brandon Feb-  By Suzy Wiesenhart

BUSINESS COLUMN – Brandon Feb- By Suzy Wiesenhart

  Wok Chi Stirs Up Over $2,600 for ECHO Wok Chi, the fresh casual Chinese restaurant, located in Regency Square at 2420 W. Brandon Blvd. in Brandon raised over $2,600 to benefit the Emergency Care Help Organization of Brandon (ECHO). Wok Chi presented ECHO with the check on Thursday, January 23. The restaurant is open(…)

South Oak Is Home To Entrepreneurs

South Oak Is Home To Entrepreneurs

  Located south of Bloomingdale Ave. just off of Bell Shoals Rd., South Oak is one of the larger communities in the area. The community is located near Cimino Elementary, Burns Middle School and Bloomingdale High School. The Brandon area was named after the arrival of John Brandon from Mississippi at Fort Brooke, which is(…)

Local Candle Company Keeps Family Heritage Alive

Local Candle Company Keeps Family Heritage Alive

  Part of your heritage in today’s society is the opportunity to become financially independent. Phala Pesano of Valrico learned this at a very young age. Her family has owned and farmed land in the Brandon area for many years. Pesano, along with her daughter, Jessica Pesano, and her niece, Erin Grossman, are the owners(…)