Riverview

Fire Fighters Participate In ‘Fight For Air’ Climb To Support Charity

Fire Fighters Participate In ‘Fight For Air’ Climb To Support Charity

By Michelle Colesanti The Brandon Beef ‘O’ Brady’s, which is located at 210 S. Kings Ave., recently hosted a day-long fundraiser in support of local Hillsborough County Fire Fighters’ planned climb of Tampa’s 42-floor Bank of America Plaza building on Saturday, March 22. The climb is in support of the American Lung Associations’ unique “Fight […]

New Assisted Living Facility, The Crossings,  Breaks Ground In Riverview

New Assisted Living Facility, The Crossings, Breaks Ground In Riverview

By Sharon Still Choate Construction and Starling Senior Living LLC recently broke ground on The Crossings at Riverview, a 92-unit assisted living and memory care facility at U.S. Hwy. 301 S. and Balm Riverview Rd. The clearing of the 15-acre waterfront property included demolition of a Riverview landmark, Dan’s Three Corners Bar originally Sam’s Place, […]

Ruskin Classic Car Show Event To Benefit Local Veterans Charity

Ruskin Classic Car Show Event To Benefit Local Veterans Charity

By Brian Shaffer Shiny paint jobs and luxurious interiors are far from commonplace when it comes to military vehicles – more often its dirty tires, embattled exteriors and cramped spaces. During an upcoming event in Ruskin, however, some of the flashiest and fanciest classic cars in the area will be lined up and ready to […]

Roaring 20th Golf Tournament Spells Success For Riverview Chamber

Roaring 20th Golf Tournament Spells Success For Riverview Chamber

The clouds were ominous, but spirits were so high that nothing was going to put a damper on the 2014 Roaring 20th Annual Golf Tournament sponsored by the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce held on Saturday, February 22. Almost 100 golfers participated at Summerfield Crossings Golf Course in Riverview. Some of the mobsters, also known […]

Ruskin Women’s Club Denim & Diamonds To Benefit Local Charities

Ruskin Women’s Club Denim & Diamonds To Benefit Local Charities

By Rachel Ann Johnson The Ruskin Women’s Club boasts a history of sponsoring local charitable causes. From raising funds for the Special Olympics to supporting the public libraries in South Hillsborough County, members have served the club’s mission of maximizing the potential of the community through the development of educational, cultural, and social opportunities. Recently, […]

Health, Wellness Topics Drive Riverview Author To Publish First Book

Health, Wellness Topics Drive Riverview Author To Publish First Book

By Rachel Ann Johnson When Dina Hansen set out to write her book, Stop Eating Your Stress, she wanted to approach the subject of healthy eating from a holistic standpoint. Referring to her debut title as the anti-diet book, Hansen said “The word diet is like poison to my brain.” While the majority of eating […]

Community Wide Neighborhood Conference Includes Free Workshops & Grants

Community Wide Neighborhood Conference Includes Free Workshops & Grants

By Nicole Schoen An upcoming community event for local Homeowner Associations in Hillsborough County will be taking place to answer questions that concerns all residents in the community. On Saturday, March 15 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. community members can partake in free workshops at the Eleventh Annual Hillsborough County Neighborhoods Conference taking place […]

Summerfield : Largest Community in Riverview

Summerfield : Largest Community in Riverview

By Dora M. Davidian With approximately 3,400 homes, Summerfield Master Community Association, Inc. is probably the largest community in the Riverview area. Established on August 16,1984 Summerfield is a Deed Restricted Community with a large Community Center. The Clubhouse is currently closed with limited access during renovations. Upon re-opening, residents will have a larger Weight […]

Community Fights For Riverview Mom During Annual ALS Tampa Walk

Community Fights For Riverview Mom During Annual ALS Tampa Walk

More than 1,000 people have made a commitment and are scheduled to gather at the University of South Florida this month in order to join the fight to find a cure for the deadly illness, ALS. This year’s event is scheduled for Saturday, March 8. Registration is at 9:30 a.m. and the walk is to […]

Renovations At Gardenville  Recreation Center Include New Gym, Room For Programs

Renovations At Gardenville Recreation Center Include New Gym, Room For Programs

A small group of residents joined local government officials and chamber of commerce members earlier this month to celebrate a special groundbreaking for a new neighborhood gymnasium to be built at the existing Gardenville Recreation Complex in Gibsonton. The afternoon ceremony, hosted by the Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department, as well as members […]