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Business Column – January 2014 – Riverview/Apollo Beach

Business Column – January 2014 – Riverview/Apollo Beach

 Ribbon Cutting for Oops A Daisy LLC Oops A Daisy LLC hosted a Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony to celebrate its grand opening. Riverview Chamber President, Donna Lee Fore was on hand to deliver a proclamation stating that this day shall be known as Oops A Daisy Day in the greater Riverview community. […]

Dr. Hightower Provides Personalized Treatment To Patients In SouthShore & Greater Brandon Areas

Dr. Hightower Provides Personalized Treatment To Patients In SouthShore & Greater Brandon Areas

By Kathy L. Collins With an average of 244 days of sun in the Tampa Bay area, residents need to be mindful of the harmful affects the sun can have on skin. With this in mind, residents should see a dermatologist, such as Dr. Kortney Hightower of Sun City Center, on a regular basis. Dr. […]

SouthShore Businesses Rally The Troops For Toys for Tots

SouthShore Businesses Rally The Troops For Toys for Tots

By Paula MacDonald Through the generosity of more than 100 local businesses, the holiday season became a little brighter for SouthShore families in need as participation in the community’s U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program reached an all-time high. Since 1947, Marine Corps Reserve Units nationwide have worked with businesses to gather new, […]

Newland Communities Repairs Riverview-Area Youth Sports Field

Newland Communities Repairs Riverview-Area Youth Sports Field

By Pam Parisi The East Bay Buccaneers, a local youth football team, have a new home field to play on thanks to generous contributions from RIPA & Associates and Newland Communities (AMERICAN NEWLAND COMMUNITIES) and their joint venture partner NORTH AMERICA SEKISUI HOUSE, LLC (NASH). These companies graciously donated dirt and transportation equipment valued at […]

Rotary Clubs Come Together To Ride For Kids

Rotary Clubs Come Together To Ride For Kids

By Libby Hopkins Paul P. Harris had a vision back in 1905 when he formed the very first rotary club in Chicago. According to the rotary’s Website at www.rotary.org, Harris wanted rotaries to be “A place where professionals with diverse backgrounds could exchange ideas and form meaningful, lifelong friendships.” Harris also wanted rotary clubs to […]

Local Dad Follows Dream To Become 2013 East Bay Sprints Race Champion

Local Dad Follows Dream To Become 2013 East Bay Sprints Race Champion

By Tamas Mondovics After trying for the past three years, Apollo Beach resident, Billy Boyd, has finally reached his goal by winning the East Bay Sprints 2013 championship ahead of defending champion, Kerry Gilbert. “I feel great that I have finally accomplished a goal I have set out to do for many years of racing,” […]

Mosaic, Feeding America Tampa Bay Distribute 700 Holiday Meals To Gibsonton School

Mosaic, Feeding America Tampa Bay Distribute 700 Holiday Meals To Gibsonton School

  In its continued effort to support the community, Mosaic Company and Feeding America Tampa Bay (FATB) have once again joined forces by making the holidays a bit more festive for students and faculty at Gibsonton Elementary School last month. “Many parents are facing the challenge of providing daily meals for their children that usually […]

Congratulations To The Greater Riverview Chamber Of Commerce 2013 Business Of The Year Award Finalists

Congratulations To The Greater Riverview Chamber Of Commerce 2013 Business Of The Year Award Finalists

Please extend a big CONGRATULATIONS to the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce 2013 Business of the Year Award Finalists listed in alphabetical order: Organizations with up to 10 employees: Great Florida Insurance South Shore James J. Pulkowski, CPA, PA Mackey Productions, LLC Organizations with 11 up to 300 employees: Canine Cabana Carr Pediatric Dentistry The […]

The Firehouse Cultural Center In Ruskin Offers A Variety Of Events For The Whole Family

The Firehouse Cultural Center In Ruskin Offers A Variety Of Events For The Whole Family

By Kathy L. Collins The Firehouse Cultural Center in Ruskin has a great line up scheduled. The line up has something for everyone. Georgia Vahue, Executive Director said, “The Firehouse Cultural Center, a non-profit, offers top quality live entertainment from a variety of talented performers.” Vahue added, “It is simply the best small music and […]

Send In Your Creative Designs For The T-Shirt And Logo Contest For The 22nd Annual Manatee Festival Of The Arts

Send In Your Creative Designs For The T-Shirt And Logo Contest For The 22nd Annual Manatee Festival Of The Arts

By Kathy L. Collins The SouthShore Chamber of Commerce wants local artists, both amateurs and professionals, to submit an original design and compete in the 22nd Annual Manatee Festival of the Arts Logo and T-shirt Competition. Amateurs and professionals are on the same playing level. Artists, regardless of age, are invited to submit an entry. […]