Riverview

Wheelchair Accessible Van Needed For Queena

Wheelchair Accessible Van Needed For Queena

It has been over five-and-a-half years since Bloomingdale Library survivor Queena’s life changed. Through the years of community support and great medical treatment, she has made remarkable progress. Her positive attitude has a lot to do with that progress. She undergoes a few hours of outpatient and inpatient therapies each day, including physical, speech, occupational, […]

Tampa Bay Music Society To Hold Music For Manatees Benefit Concert

Tampa Bay Music Society To Hold Music For Manatees Benefit Concert

By Kathy L. Collins On November 22, you can be a part of the debut concert of the Tampa Bay Music Society (TBMS) at Spoto High School beginning at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10. Spoto High School is located at 8538 Eagle Palm Dr. in Riverview. Proceeds from the debut concert will benefit the Florida […]

The SouthShore Regional Library Wants Artists For Its Six By Six Exhibition To Be Held in 2014

The SouthShore Regional Library Wants Artists For Its Six By Six Exhibition To Be Held in 2014

By Kathy L. Collins The Crawford Art Advisory Board at the SouthShore Regional Library has issued a Call To Artists for its first “Six By Six Exhibition: Small Art/Big Ideas.” The Crawford Gallery is located at the SouthShore Regional Library in Ruskin. Any artist 18 years or older using any medium can enter this non-juried […]

Daughter Follows In Dad’s Footsteps

Daughter Follows In Dad’s Footsteps

Staff Report Every little girl dreams of being Cinderella, and for nine-year-old Riverview resident Jordan Williams the dream really has come true. She recently performed the lead role of Cinderella in the musical “Cinderella,” directed by Joy Rogers at the Florida Academy of Performing Arts in Brandon in early November. The cast will also appear […]

Faces Of Courage Hosts Santa’s Workshop At Rotary’s Camp Florida

Faces Of Courage Hosts Santa’s Workshop At Rotary’s Camp Florida

By Libby Hopkins Faces of Courage will be hosting its 2013 Santa’s Workshop Weekend on Friday-Sunday, December 6-8 at Rotary’s Camp Florida. The camp is in its twelfth year and its campers are children who have cancer or a blood disorder or are survivors of cancer or a blood disorder. The free weekend-long medically supervised […]

East Bay Indians Flag Football Takes Rightful Place In Library Of Congress

East Bay Indians Flag Football Takes Rightful Place In Library Of Congress

By Tamas Monodovics High School Girls Flag Football season may be a couple of months away, but that did not prevent the East Bay Indians well-known program to earn yet another much-deserved recognition as well as adding its list of firsts. Program head coach, Michael Cooper, was proud to announce that the East Bay Indians […]

Visiting Angels Provides Helpful Living Assistance Services For Adults And Seniors

Visiting Angels Provides Helpful Living Assistance Services For Adults And Seniors

By Kathy L. Collins When it comes time to find home care services for a loved one in Eastern Hillsborough County, you can turn in confidence to Visiting Angels Sun City Center (Visiting Angels). Since 2004, Visiting Angels has been providing a wide range of Angels from homemaker/companions and home health aids to certified nurses’ […]

Drew’s RV Techs Knows Recreational Vehicles

Having a Recreational Vehicle (RV) can bring families new, exciting adventures but without proper preventative care and maintenance, that much-anticipated trip can quickly come to a halt. Drew’s RV Techs, LLC can ensure safe and worry-free travels for RV owners, whether it be a luxury motor coach, pop-up camper, truck camper or travel trailer. “We […]

Chautauqua 4-H Club Builds Raised Garden Beds For Riverview High School ESE Students

Chautauqua 4-H Club Builds Raised Garden Beds For Riverview High School ESE Students

By Tamas Mondovics Gardening may be a fun and relatively easy activity for most, unless you are in a wheelchair and even getting close to a garden bed presents a challenge. Thanks to a generous $500 JC Penny after-school grant, Riverview High School Exceptional Student Education (ESE) students that are bound to a wheelchair but […]

Get Into The Holiday Spirit With A Visit To The 3rd Annual Festival Of Trees

Get Into The Holiday Spirit With A Visit To The 3rd Annual Festival Of Trees

By Kathy L. Collins The Friends of the SouthShore Regional Library and Ruskin Elementary School will host the 3rd Annual Festival of Trees beginning on Saturday, November 23 and running through Saturday, December 14 at the library located at 15816 Beth Shields Way in Ruskin. The center aisle of the library will have the beautifully […]