Events

The Kiwanis Club Of Greater Brandon Helps Out Those In Need

The Kiwanis Club Of Greater Brandon Helps Out Those In Need

By Libby Hopkins Kiwanis clubs are a world-wide service club that can be found in more than 80 nations. They each help meet the needs of their communities in numerous ways. By doing this, each club has their own individuality and uniqueness. The Kiwanis Club of Greater Brandon has been supporting the Brandon community since(…)

Campo Y Expects ‘Night of the Stars’ To Be One Enchanted Evening

Campo Y Expects ‘Night of the Stars’ To Be One Enchanted Evening

By Michelle Colesanti Save the date because Friday, November 15 promises to be a very special night at the Campo Family Y. The annual Corks and Forks fundraiser will be poolside at the Campo Family YMCA and will benefit the local community by giving kids who otherwise wouldn’t get the opportunity, due to financial hardship,(…)

Newsome To Host Marching Band Festival

Newsome To Host Marching Band Festival

Press Release The four-time Florida Marching Band Coalition (FMBC) finalist Newsome High School Wolfpack Marching Band will proudly host their annual Marching Band Festival on Saturday, October 26. This event comes a week after  Newsome placed 3rd in their class and 5th overall out of 27 area bands at the FMBC competition hosted by Tarpon(…)

Honor Flight To Welcome Home WWII Veterans

Honor Flight To Welcome Home WWII Veterans

Press Release Honor Flight of West Central Florida is taking 80 World War II veterans to Washington D.C. on Tuesday, October 29 for the day to visit the memorials that honor them and their service to our country. Please join local  active military, veterans, family and friends for a hero’s welcome home as our veterans(…)

Zach Tucker Memorial 5K Racing To Help Families In Need

Zach Tucker Memorial 5K Racing To Help Families In Need

By Allena Smith There are a few moments in life one may look back upon and realize that in that instant, everything changed.  While I did not fully grasp this concept at the time, May 9, 2006 was one of those moments. It was on this day that I watched my best friend’s life as(…)

Providence Lakes To Hold Community-Wide Garage Sale

Providence Lakes To Hold Community-Wide Garage Sale

Press Release Providence Lakes, located on the east side of Providence Road between West Lumsden Rd and Bloomingdale Ave will hold a community-wide garage,yard sale on Saturday, October 19 from 8 a.m. until noon. Area residents are invited to come and see what bargains to be held.  The Providence Lakes Homeowners Association asks that attendees please be cautious and(…)

Plant City Entertainment’s Fall Production Will Be Parallel Lives!

Plant City Entertainment’s Fall Production Will Be Parallel Lives!

By Kathy L. Collins Plant City Entertainment Inc.’s (PCE) fall production will be the outrageously funny and thought provoking Parallel Lives! PCE will present this wonderful play on Friday, November 8 and 15 at 8 p.m.; Saturday, November 9 and 16 at 8 p.m.; Thursday, November 14 at 8 p.m.; and a matinee on Sunday,(…)

Help Raise Awareness Of Epilepsy By Participating In The 5th Annual Bowling Your Brains Out Event

Help Raise Awareness Of Epilepsy By Participating In The 5th Annual Bowling Your Brains Out Event

By Kathy L. Collins The 5th Annual “Bowling Your Brains Out” will be held on Sunday, November 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Alley at South Shore located at 10221 Big Bend Rd. in Riverview. This annual event is organized by Roni-Kay Lopez of Riverview. “Bowling Your Brains Out” has a dual(…)

Glass Fusion Art Makes Appearance During Twin Lake Art In The Park Show

Glass Fusion Art Makes Appearance During Twin Lake Art In The Park Show

By Tamas Mondovics Creating colorful images in the digital world may be the order of the day for many, including Denise Graf, graphics manager with the Osprey Observer Community Newspapers. For Graf, however, the art of creating multi-color, decorative, usable pieces by means of glass fusion was much more than just an enjoyable hobby right(…)

Get Set For The 2nd Annual Pink Your Pony Trail Ride

Get Set For The 2nd Annual Pink Your Pony Trail Ride

By Kathy L. Collins Join breast cancer survivor, Dawn Galia, and others at the 2nd Annual Pink Your Pony Trail Ride. This fun and unique fundraiser will be held on Saturday, October 19 at 10 a.m. at Bay Lake Stables, owned by Gary and Cindy Timbles. The stable is located at 4617 Garland Branch Rd.(…)