Press Releases

The Blue Angels

Senior Chief Bill Rhodes, a 20 year Navy veteran is currently assigned to the Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, The Blue Angels, and works as an Aviation Electronics Technicians (AT) troubleshooting and repairing digital computers; fiber optics; infrared detection; radar systems; electricity generation systems; laser electronics; navigation systems; communications equipment; electrical power distribution; pressure indication systems; electric(…)

Feed The Bay To Help Local Food Banks

Feed The Bay To Help Local Food Banks

Staff Report On Sunday, March 23, thousands of people from local churches will be challenged to leave their pews, shopping list in hand and shop at participating Publix supermarkets. 32 churches in the Tampa Bay area are gearing up to help collect 150,000 lbs. of food to restock the shelves of 15 local food banks.(…)

Amazon Purchases Lot In Ruskin, Adds More Than 1,000 Jobs

Amazon Purchases Lot In Ruskin, Adds More Than 1,000 Jobs

Press Release UPDATE: Amazon has posted its current job openings here: http://www.amazon.com/gp/jobs/ref=j_sq_btn?jobSearchKeywords=&category=*&location=US%2C+FL%2C+Ruskin&x=23&y=13 County Commissioner Sandra L. Murman Lauds County Economic Development Staff, All Players in Official Announcement of Amazon Closing for South Hillsborough County Tampa, FL— In an official announcement early this morning, Ryan Companies US, Inc. closed on the sale of the land in Ruskin in(…)

World’s Worst 5K Coming To Riverview

World’s Worst 5K Coming To Riverview

Staff Report On Saturday, March 8 the race coined the World’s Worst 5K will take place at 10940 McMullen Rd. in Riverview. This competitive race is more than just a mud run and will happen rain or shine. The cost to compete is $25 if pre-registered or $35 the day of the event. Check in starts(…)

Broadway, Celtic Music & More

Broadway, Celtic Music & More

By Henry Adams Concertgoers can enjoy complimentary coffee and doughnuts at The Florida Orchestra’s next morning Coffee Concerts “Salute to Broadway.” Featuring music from South Pacific, The Music Man, A Chorus Line, Threepenny Opera and more, Stuart Malina conducts the orchestra and also shares insightful anecdotes about the music during these concerts, which are Wednesday,(…)

Tampa Bay CityPASS Offers Savings On Local Attractions

Tampa Bay CityPASS Offers Savings On Local Attractions

Tampa Bay is the latest destination to partner with City Pass, the company that packages discounted, prepaid admission to a city or region’s top attractions. Beginning  Tuesday, May 20, Sunshine State travelers can purchase a Tampa Bay CityPASS® ticket booklet and save 38 percent off admission to Busch Gardens® Tampa, The Florida Aquarium, Tampa’s Lowry(…)

Evangelist Ted Shuttlesworth Coming To Destiny Church

Evangelist Ted Shuttlesworth will be at Destiny Church, 2322 11th Ave, SE in Ruskin for a one night special meeting on Sunday, February 23 at 6 p.m. Shuttlesworth began his full-time ministry in 1976 in Philadelphia, PA. After 38 years of ministry throughout the United States and the world Shuttlesworth continues to preach the Word of(…)

ECHO Targeted For Special Donations By Eastern Hillsborough Rotarians

ECHO Targeted For Special Donations By Eastern Hillsborough Rotarians

Staff Report Rotary clubs in the Eastern United States and across the Caribbean Basin are combining resources to feed hungry children from Delaware to Trinidad. Rotarians of Eastern Hillsborough County have chosen ECHO in Brandon as the recipient of this food drive. It is a startling reality that in America children go hungry on a(…)

Vacation Expo Hosted By AAA Travel Agency Coming To Tampa

Vacation Expo Hosted By AAA Travel Agency Coming To Tampa

Staff Report A free Vacation Expo will be held at the Tampa Marriott Westshore from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Sunday, February 9  hosted by AAA Travel Agency. Admission is free to this event and attendees can save up to $500 by booking a qualified vacation at the expo. Guests of the expo will(…)

Rebook Spartan Special Ops Race Comes To Tampa

Rebook Spartan Special Ops Race Comes To Tampa

Staff Report Rebook Spartan Special Ops Race is coming to Tampa on Saturday, February 15 at the Raymond James Stadium. The purpose of the Spartan Race is to get participants active and healthy while challenging today’s perception of normal. The race seeks to take competitors back to the ancient human roots when running through woods(…)