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Bloomingdale Residents Continue To Await Court Hearing Decision

Bloomingdale Residents Continue To Await Court Hearing Decision

  By Tamas Mondovics As of press time, residents were awaiting a ruling. Story will be updated online as soon as information is released. Bloomingdale area residents hoping to halt the development of the now infamous Bloomingdale Big Box and residential complex project within their neighborhood are anxiously awaiting an answer following a court hearing […]

Sweetbay Stores Re-Opening As Winn-Dixie

Sweetbay Stores Re-Opening As Winn-Dixie

  By Sharon Still Traditional grocery store choices are slimming down after the recent announcement from – Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC (“Bi-Lo Holdings”), parent company of BI-LO and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, that it purchased 165 Sweetbay, Harveys and Reid’s supermarkets from its Delhaize America parent and is rebranding 17 Sweetbay stores throughout much of the Tampa-St. […]

Trio Of Restaurants Set To Move Into FishHawk Area Locations

Trio Of Restaurants Set To Move Into FishHawk Area Locations

  By Brian Shaffer The FishHawk area has become well known for its rare combination of valuable real estate, natural beauty, modern amenities and small town charm. It’s a lifestyle that many area residents have grown to love and along with a growing number of residents, comes a growing number of appetites. That potential has […]

First Color “Your Egg” Run To Help Relieve Childhood Hunger

First Color “Your Egg” Run To Help Relieve Childhood Hunger

  By Michelle Colesanti Why color eggs when you can be the egg? Bring the family and enjoy a lot of fun while helping to raise money for charity. A 5K and Fun Run/Walk Family Fun EGGstravangza will take place on Saturday, April 19 beginning at 8 a.m. at Newsome High School, located at 16550 […]

Central Florida Joins Together To Bless Israel

Central Florida Joins Together To Bless Israel

On Thursday, March 27, at 7 p.m., Bless Israel USA will host keynote speaker Jonathan Cahn, the author of the New York Times best seller “The Harbinger”, at Champions Church, 1801 Havendale Blvd. NW, in Winter Haven. For more information and tickets, visit www.BlessIsraelUSA.org. Also featured at the event are Promise Keepers’ leaders Coach Bill […]

Local Birthday Freebies Include Food, Drinks And More

Local Birthday Freebies Include Food, Drinks And More

  By Nicole Heubusch If your birthday is coming up and you’re wondering what kind of local discounts you might get, check out this list and grab your computer. Most places do offer some sort of discount or freebie for your birthday, as long as you sign up for their rewards program. Most programs are […]

Family Salsa Festival Celebrates Salsa Foods, Flavors & Sounds

Family Salsa Festival Celebrates Salsa Foods, Flavors & Sounds

  The Good Samaritan Mission will hold a Family Salsa Festival on Saturday, March 29, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The Festival is a celebration of the community and all things salsa. One may ask, “Is it a celebration of ‘salsa’ the dance or ‘salsa’ the condiment?” The answer is both. Maxima 92.5 will be on […]

Good Eats At Upcoming NoshFest & More

Good Eats At Upcoming NoshFest & More

  Nosh Your Way Through Traditional Favorites At Second Annual NoshFest On Sunday, March 30 from 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., the second annual NoshFest Brandon will take place at Congregation Beth Shalom, located at 706 Bryan Rd. in Brandon. This year, the event expands to include even more tasty food, creative crafts, music, entertainment and all […]

Walk To Aid Local Pro-Life Pregnancy Center

Walk To Aid Local Pro-Life Pregnancy Center

By Karen Brooks LifeCare’s mission is to lead those they serve to the unconditional love of Christ as it protects and preserves the sanctity of human life, promote Biblical sexuality and proclaim God’s plan for marriage and the family. LifeCare is a non-profit outreach ministry serving the greater Brandon community since 1987 and the SouthShore […]

Scrapbooking Event For Youth And Missions At Local Church

Scrapbooking Event For Youth And Missions At Local Church

On Friday and Saturday, April 4 and 5, join in for a weekend of creativity and fun benefiting 2014 youth activities and mission trips of Bay Life Church. Bring your own supplies to work on your paper crafting projects in a well-lit and fun atmosphere. Registration fee is tax deductible, and it includes scrapbook/crop space, […]