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Entry Open For Annual FishHawk Road Race To Support Local Schools

Entry Open For Annual FishHawk Road Race To Support Local Schools

Runners take off during the annual FishHawk Ranch Road Race hosted by Newland Communities. The mid-February event will consist of a 5K, 10K and Kid’s Race benefiting area schools. As it has been the case for the past decade and a half, the stage is set and preparations are nearly complete for the15th Annual FishHawk […]

Florida State Fair Is The Best Time Of The Year, Feb 9-20

Florida State Fair Is The Best Time Of The Year, Feb 9-20

The Florida State Fair, known as “The Best Time Of The Year,” is coming to the Florida State Fairgrounds beginning on Thursday, February 9 and running until Monday, February 20. The Fairgrounds are located at 4800 U.S. Hwy 301 N. in Tampa. “We look forward to growing the Fair every year. We do this by […]

Edward Medard Park Opens Reservoir for Fishing, Boating

Edward Medard Park Opens Reservoir for Fishing, Boating

After a little over two years of being closed for maintenance and repair one of the county’s most popular parks, Edward Medard Park and Reservoir is now open for boating and catch and release fishing.  The start of the New Year began on a high note for many who enjoy fishing and boating in the […]

River Hills Teen Gets ‘Made’ On MTV

River Hills Teen Gets ‘Made’ On MTV

River Hills resident Alyssa Sikand appears on the MTV Show made to pursue her dream of becoming a talented hip-hop dancer. River Hills resident and Tampa Bay Tech Senior Alyssa Sikand didn’t quite know what she was in for when MTV came to her school to recruit students for its show ‘Made’. And, she never […]

Pinch A Penny Boyette/FishHawk Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary

Pinch A Penny Boyette/FishHawk Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary

Kim Zerr, owner of Pinch A Penny Boyette/FishHawk, and store manager, Stacey Mayo and the rest of the crew are here to serve all of your retail, repair and cleaning needs. Pinch A Penny Boyette/FishHawk is celebrating five years of service to the community. When you want your pool cleaned or pool equipment repaired the […]

Jazz Series To Be Performed At United Methodist Church Of Sun City Center

Jazz Series To Be Performed At United Methodist Church Of Sun City Center

Phil Provenzano and The Jazz Xperience will perform at the United Methodist Church of Sun City Center on Friday, January 27 at 6:30 p.m. This concert is the first of three concerts in the Church’s Jazz Series. If you love jazz, then mark your calendar for some upcoming exciting performances at The United Methodist Church […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Offers New Tampa Itinerary, Great Way To Get Away

Norwegian Cruise Line Offers New Tampa Itinerary, Great Way To Get Away

Brandon South Rotarians Marie Gilmore and Tammy Holmberg find the Rotary Wheel on the Welcome sign in Tortola, British Virgin Islands. For true relaxation and vacation getaways, I have often said there is no better way to travel than a cruise line. From the unlimited 24-hour complimentary food and dining, to the Broadway style entertainment, […]

Lifeguards Needed At E.G. Simmons Park And Lithia Springs Park

Lifeguards Needed At E.G. Simmons Park And Lithia Springs Park

While the present outside temperatures may not make most people think about swimming just yet, it is no reason not to think about the upcoming summer season, especially for those who are interested in helping out at local parks and swimming pools around the county. To that end, Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department […]

County Opens Cold Weather Shelters

County Opens Cold Weather Shelters

As Tampa Bay area expects to see freezing temperatures this week, the Hillsborough County cold weather shelters have opened their doors for the homeless and those who live in homes without adequate heat.   The shelters first opened on Monday, January 2, and will continue to provide assistance to those in need.   Hillsborough County […]

Pop Art Celebrated At FishHawk Creek Elementary School

Pop Art Celebrated At FishHawk Creek Elementary School

Each year, students atFishHawkCreekElementary Schoolget to experience what it is like to have a gallery exhibit when their work is displayed at Celebrate The Seasons Art Exhibit. On Thursday, December 15, over 1,000 people came out to see the 900 pieces of Pop Art framed in a gallery style format.   The students, taught by […]