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The New Year Brings Many Opportunities For Community Outreach At The Regent

The New Year Brings Many Opportunities For Community Outreach At The Regent

You can discover a number of community outreach opportunities at The Regent including monthly art exhibits, Teach Your Talent, Open Mic Night! and more. For the latest information on upcoming events and programs, visit them at experiencetheregent.com/community. The Regent, located at 6437 Watson Rd. in Riverview, is looking for 2012 to be a year full(…)

Wimauma Man in Critical Condition after Shooting

Wimauma Man in Critical Condition after Shooting

Although the recent shooting in Wimauma was not random, Hillsborough County Sheriff deputies could not confirm that the shooting which landed 26-year-old Alejandro Rios in the hospital where he is currently in critical condition, was gang related. According to deputies the shooting occurred on Sunday, January 29, at approximately 1:16 p.m. at 5219 Vernice St(…)

Detectives Search for Man that Robbed a Tampa Walgreens at Gunpoint

Detectives Search for Man that Robbed a Tampa Walgreens at Gunpoint

Hillsborough county detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man that robbed a Walgreens store on Friday, January 27, in Tampa. Armed with a handgun, the suspect entered the Walgreens Store at 13317 N Blvd in Tampa at approximately 5:49 p.m., and asked for cigarettes, deputies said. As the clerk handed the(…)

Drinking and Argument Ends With Stabbing

Drinking and Argument Ends With Stabbing

An alcohol fueled discussion one early morning last month between two Ruskin residents and roommates, Oracio Campo Ramos, 56, and Augustin Patino-Andrade, 22, sparked into something much more serious. The discussion turned ugly and the two got into an argument inside their residence. The argument quickly turned physical, resulting in Patino-Andrade arming himself with a(…)

Three Arrested For Golf Cart Thefts in Ruskin

Three Arrested For Golf Cart Thefts in Ruskin

It was only a matter of time before Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) deputies would find those responsible for the a string of golf cart thefts that occurred in Ruskin earlier this month. During the month of January 2012, HCSO received 16 reports of golf cart thefts from several mobile home parks in Ruskin. Deputies(…)

Tampa Bay Area Chick-fil-A Restaurants  Host Mother-Son “Date Knight” Feb. 4

Tampa Bay Area Chick-fil-A Restaurants Host Mother-Son “Date Knight” Feb. 4

WHAT: 32 Chick-fil-A® restaurants in the greater Tampa Bay area will host a “Date Knight” for mothers and sons on Saturday, Feb. 4 from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. During this special evening, moms and their sons are encouraged to spend some time together while they enjoy dinner, great conversation and several special medieval-themed activities. Seatings(…)

Gingrich Makes Stop In Brandon On Campaign Trail

Gingrich Makes Stop In Brandon On Campaign Trail

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich stands with Brandon business owner Sam Rashid during an private fundraising breakfast at Sumatra Cafe in Brandon in January. Just days before the Republican primary, presidential candidate and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich made a point to stop at Sumatra Bistro Cafe in Brandon for a fundraising breakfast.(…)

Scouting For Food Drive Helps The Needy In Our Area

Scouting For Food Drive Helps The Needy In Our Area

Help the Scouts of Gulf Ridge Council help others by filling the Scouting for Food bags distributed by the Boy Scouts. Bags filled with non-perishable food items will be picked up by the Scouts on Saturday, February 18. Each year, the Boy Scouts of Gulf Ridge Council conduct a food drive. The Scouting For Food(…)

Try A Bowl At Genghis Grill

Try A Bowl At Genghis Grill

Looking for a new dining option? Give the newly opened Genghis Grill – The Mongolian Stir Fry a whirl and experience a fresh culture of dining. Mongolian Stir Fry is a fast casual dining, Asian stir-fry concept that allows guests to create their own meal by picking from a menu or buffet of options. It(…)

Leading Kids To Healthier Life With Rec2Six  After School Programs

Leading Kids To Healthier Life With Rec2Six After School Programs

Photo provided by Hillsborough County. Children play at one the county’s 19 recreation centers now offering PRC’s newest after-school program. Beginning in January, Rec2Six expanded by offering its program at 19 Hillsborough County recreation centers. “What started as a pilot program initially is now expanding into the 19 centers,” said Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and(…)