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Judy’s Dance Academy Celebrates National Dance Day

Judy’s Dance Academy Celebrates National Dance Day

Staff Report   Judy’s Dance Academy will celebrate National Dance Day on Saturday, July 26 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. with a variety of fun activities. JDA dancers have been rehearsing choreography in preparation to share with the community. Launched in 2010, National Dance Day is an annual celebration that encourages Americans to embrace dance as a(…)

Marvel Universe LIVE! At Tampa Bay Times Forum Includes Riverview’s Aycrigg

Marvel Universe LIVE! At Tampa Bay Times Forum Includes Riverview’s Aycrigg

  Staff Report After scouring the country to find the best in live action performers with an amazing array of disciplines and skills, Feld Entertainment, Inc., the worldwide leader in live touring family events, revealed that Riverview resident Benjamin Aycrigg, who will portray Cyclops, will join the final cast of more than 50 performers to(…)

Book Clubs Offer Refreshing Way To Get Into Habit of Reading

Book Clubs Offer Refreshing Way To Get Into Habit of Reading

  By Alexandra Booth If you’re interested in trying something new this summer, try starting a book club. It allows you to spend time with friends or get to know new people, all while enjoying anything from the classics to the brand new bestseller on the shelf. There are different elements to consider when starting(…)

Go Skateboarding Day Celebrated, Upcoming Olympic Day Event At YMCA & More

Go Skateboarding Day Celebrated, Upcoming Olympic Day Event At YMCA & More

  By Tamas Mondovics County Celebrates Go Skateboarding Day Hillsborough County’s Brandon Skate Park hosted a 2014 Go Skateboarding Day celebration last month. Giving testimony to the sport’s continued impact on both young and old, each year since 2004 skateboarders around the globe come together on Saturday, June 21, and celebrate what is considered one(…)

Clapping Out For Cimino Elementary

Clapping Out For Cimino Elementary

  By Scott Mann It is just after 12 Noon on Friday afternoon on May 27. A  group of parents have been working all morning to prepare for the fifth grade end of school party, and now it is in full swing. We managed to feed them and now it’s party time. I think I(…)

Old McMicky’s Farm Offers Dream Wedding To Wounded Veteran, Other Services

Old McMicky’s Farm Offers Dream Wedding To Wounded Veteran, Other Services

  By Alexandra Booth Step aside Old MacDonald; Old McMicky’s Farm is one worth talking about. Field trips, birthday parties and weddings are only a few of the services offered. Recently, it announced the start of a new annual giveaway for wounded members or veterans of the military. The Barn at Crescent Lake at Old(…)

Nvirotect Pest Control Offers Green Products, Safer Alternatives

Nvirotect Pest Control Offers Green Products, Safer Alternatives

  By Sonia Lavina Since 2008 Nvirotect Pest Control Services has been offering people of the Tampa Bay area safer alternatives to conventional pest control.  Nvirotect is certified through the National Pest Management’s Green Pro Program, the leading certification in the pest control industry for environmentally friendly practices. Owned and operated by Craig Kurrack, president(…)

The Florida Outdoors: The Schultz Preserve   

The Florida Outdoors: The Schultz Preserve   

By Dr. Rob Norman Here’s a great place for you to explore–The Schultz Preserve. The land consists of 120 acres of restored estuarine and freshwater wetlands, artificial reefs, transitional communities and uplands. The Fred and Idah Schultz Preserve lies on a peninsula on the eastern coast of Hillsborough Bay, south of the Kitchen Nature Preserve,(…)

July Bloomingdale/FishHawk 2014 Business Column

July Bloomingdale/FishHawk 2014 Business Column

  By Sandra Meyer Brandon All-Stars Offers Cheerleading from Tot to Teen The mission at Brandon All-Stars is to teach respect and promote physical fitness and the art of cheerleading. It creates long-lasting friendships and teaches kids valuable lessons in teamwork and sportsmanship. Brandon All-Stars offers classes for every age including preschool, parent-tot and toddler.(…)

The Straz Center Announces Its 2014-2015 Best Of Broadway Season

The Straz Center Announces Its 2014-2015 Best Of Broadway Season

    By Kathy L. Collins Tampa’s own David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts provides a fantastic venue to experience Broadway shows without having to travel to New York City. The 2014-2015 Bank of America Best of Broadway Tampa Bay season is filled with Tony Award-winners, hit songs, beloved stories and jaw-dropping(…)