Events

Sunset Bay Chapel Pastor Sets Sights On New Chapter

  By Kelly Wise Legg After nearly 16 years leading Sunset Bay Chapel in Lithia, more than 350 well-wishers will gather to say farewell to founding Pastor Galen Scott and his wife, Tandy on Sunday, September 28. Amidst the congregation, there will be friends of the Scotts from across the state helping celebrate this monumental(…)

Ronald McDonald Charities Of Tampa Bay Kicks Off Fundraising Events

  By Sandy Meyer The Ronald McDonald Charities of Tampa Bay (RMHCTB) provides a home-away-from-home for families of pediatric patients in area hospitals at no cost to them. “It gives families a place to come home to rest and the opportunity to socialize with other families with similar circumstances, which is really important,” said event(…)

Brandon Prayer Breakfast To Feature Keynote Speaker David O’Brien

  Staff Report The Christian-based networking group Christian Business Connections (CBC) will host the Brandon Prayer Breakfast on Monday, September 15 from 8-10 a.m. The event will be held at Bell Shoals Baptist Church located at 2102 Bell Shoals Rd. in Brandon, in the Special Events Center. Tickets may be purchased in advance for $12(…)

Shopping Bazaar And Classic Car Show In FishHawk Ranch

  By Jenny Carle Upcoming Shopping Bazaar On Saturday, September 27 there will be a Shopping Bazaar at the Palmetto Club in FishHawk Ranch from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. The FishHawk Ranch Shopping Bazaar  is intended to create a space for artisans to sell their goods and(…)

Murder Mystery Comedy Dinner Show Fundraiser For Brandon Elk Youth Programs

  By Michelle Colesanti Helping to solve a murder mystery will not only provide a fun night out, but it will help to benefit the various Brandon Elk’s charities which support the local community. Join in for this night of laughs and mystery as this hilarious and dysfunctional family drama loudly unfolds as attendees learn(…)

Annual Progressive Insurance Tampa Boat Show To Host Over 350 Vendors

  Staff Report The 2014 Progressive Insurance Tampa Boat Show, the area’s only in-water boat show and official kick-off to fall boating season, sets sail Friday to Sunday, September 5-7 (Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.) at the Tampa Convention Center located at 333 South Franklin St. in(…)

Brandon Sports & Aquatic Center Hosts Dash And Splash, Veteran Olympic Trainee Placed In Recent Competition

Brandon Sports & Aquatic Center Hosts Dash And Splash, Veteran Olympic Trainee Placed In Recent Competition

  By Tamas Mondovics BSAC Annual Dash and Splash The Brandon Sports and Aquatic Center (BSAC) proudly announced the hosting of its third annual Dash and Splash event scheduled to be held on Saturday, September 13 at its facility located at 405 Beverly Blvd. in Brandon. According to BSAC officials, the event, which will begin(…)

T.A.M.P.A. Readies For 7th Annual Run For The Fallen

T.A.M.P.A. Readies For 7th Annual Run For The Fallen

  By Tamas Mondovics Six years ago, under the logo “Run for the Fallen,” a small team of runners ran across America to raise awareness about the lives of the service members who were killed during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF). The effort began to keep the memories of fallen solders(…)

Riverview Resident To Star In Production of Tarzan

Riverview Resident To Star In Production of Tarzan

  By Kathy L. Collins Riverview resident, Brian Kleinschmidt is starring in The Manatee Players’ production of Disney’s Tarzan. The show opens on Thursday, August 7 and runs through Sunday, August 24. All performances will be held at the Manatee Performing Arts Center located at 502 3rd Ave. W. in downtown Bradenton. Kleinschmidt is best(…)

Brandon Ballet To Hold Auditions For 2014-2015 Season

Brandon Ballet To Hold Auditions For 2014-2015 Season

  By Kathy L. Collins The Brandon Ballet, a professional ballet company, will hold its annual auditions looking for company dancers (both training and professional), and Nutcracker extras for the 2014-2015 performing season. For the Training Dancer Company Audition, the Brandon Ballet is looking for dancers from the Tampa Bay community ages 9 and older,(…)