Riverview

ECG Wellness – Services That Embody A Philosophy Of Wellness

ECG Wellness – Services That Embody A Philosophy Of Wellness

By Suzy Wiesenhart Educational Consultants Group, located at 10008 Park Place Ave. in Riverview, is a contracting rehabilitation and consulting firm started to provide services that focus on functional domains affected by speech, voice, language, swallowing  or cognitive disability—such as activities of daily living, communication, learning and academic performance, vocational performance and social interaction. Many(…)

County Leaders Discuss Transportation For Economic Development Initiative

County Leaders Discuss Transportation For Economic Development Initiative

By Tamas Mondovics County government officials turned their attention to Riverview earlier this month during a public meeting that facilitated a discussion about transportation planning for economic development and job creation in Hillsborough County. Held on Monday, December 2 at the Riverview Civic Center located at 11020 Park Dr., the events purpose was to get(…)

Parents Urged To Put Safety First, Respect Traffic Laws & Personal Property Near Riverview School

Parents Urged To Put Safety First, Respect Traffic Laws & Personal Property Near Riverview School

By Tamas Mondovics The start of each school year means increased traffic on the roadways as well as the time for all to be vigilant when it comes to safety. More than 100,000 children in Hillsborough County who are transported by their parents or walk to school present its own safety challenges; prompting the necessity(…)

Showmen’s Association Makes Christmas A Reality For Needy Children

Showmen’s Association Makes Christmas A Reality For Needy Children

By Sharon Still Many children are not able to have a Christmas filled with presents and other treats and the International Independent Showmen’s Association (IISA) of Riverview makes it possible for such children with its annual Christmas Party. This year, more than 300 of Hillsborough County’s needy and underprivileged children have been invited to the(…)

Riverview Branch Library Gets Visit By Library History Roadshow

Riverview Branch Library Gets Visit By Library History Roadshow

By Tamas Mondovics In order to be ready to celebrate a century-long history, Hillsborough County Public Library (HCPL) officials have been asking residents and library patrons to check their closets, attics and garages for photographs or memorabilia in connection with their neighborhood library. The effort has been in motion for the past couple of years(…)

Riverview Attorney Puts Service Before Self

Riverview Attorney Puts Service Before Self

By Kelly Legg Family law often requires extra care and consideration because of the emotional aspects involved in dissolving marriages, child custody and property division. Attorney Judd Bean is not your typical attorney, having gained a unique perspective working worldwide in many areas of law. “When you are involved in a divorce, emotions and feelings(…)

St. Vincent de Paul Reaches Out To East Hillsborough Community

St. Vincent de Paul Reaches Out To East Hillsborough Community

Staff Report Nestled behind St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Ruskin is the St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store. For over 20 years, the store has sold gently-used merchandise to the local community. All proceeds from the store go directly to those in need in the East Hillsborough area. In a time when many charities are(…)

Riverview Tattoo Shop Offers Family-Friendly Atmosphere

Riverview Tattoo Shop Offers Family-Friendly Atmosphere

By Kelly Legg A native of the southern Hillsborough County area, Benjamin Lewis knew he was destined to his calling. Artistic abilities run in his family as his father is also a tattoo artist so Lewis learned the artistry of tattooing at an early age. In 2007, Lewis embarked on his  journey and opened his(…)

Pageant With A Purpose – Mrs. Tampa, Teresa Hyatt

Pageant With A Purpose – Mrs. Tampa, Teresa Hyatt

By Laura Nolen Teresa Hyatt is not your average Apollo Beach resident. Hyatt was awarded the title of Mrs. Tampa United States 2013– 2014 and will have the distinct honor to represent Tampa and compete for the title of Mrs. Florida United States in April 2014. The Mrs. Florida United States System is known as(…)

Popular Drama Teacher, Daron Hawkins, Honored With Musical Memorial Celebration Of Life

Popular Drama Teacher, Daron Hawkins, Honored With Musical Memorial Celebration Of Life

By Tamas Mondovics Close to 700 students, fellow actors, devoted audience members, school administration, family and friends, along with fellow art and drama teachers, filled the Riverview High School auditorium last month to celebrate the life of former drama teacher, Florida State thespian director and founder of the Riverview Little Theater, Daron Hawkins. The event(…)