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New Chiropractor Joins Healthsource Of Brandon

New Chiropractor Joins Healthsource Of Brandon

By Libby Hopkins It takes hard work and determination to be a doctor. You have to go to school longer than the average college student and you have more studying to do as well. Med school is a difficult task for any student, but what if you are a student who has dyslexia? According to(…)

County To Host Second Great American Camp-Out This Fall

County To Host Second Great American Camp-Out This Fall

By Tamas Mondovics Families interested in spending the night under the stars now have a chance to do so under the direction of the Hillsborough County park rangers. Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation officials were pleased to announce the county’s second Great American Camp-Out to be held at Edward Medard Regional Park in November.(…)

Family Run Fox Squirrel Corn Maze Set To Open In October

Family Run Fox Squirrel Corn Maze Set To Open In October

By Kathy L. Collins Looking for something fun and different to do this fall? Then head out to Plant City and try the 2nd Annual Fox Squirrel Corn Maze located on the Single R Ranch at 3002 Charlie Taylor Rd. in Plant City. The Futch family has been preparing the five-acre corn maze all year(…)

Kuhn Automall Brings Quality Vehicles, Wholesale Prices And Jobs To Area

Kuhn Automall Brings Quality Vehicles, Wholesale Prices And Jobs To Area

By Patricia Tracy “We are one of the largest used car retailers in Central Florida,” said Kuhn Automall owner, Jason Kuhn. Price strategy allows Kuhn to offer vehicles at the wholesale prices to the public. Kuhn Automall, the premiere Tampa Bay pre-owned car, SUV, van and truck dealer, is now open in a “state-of-the-art” facility(…)

Domestic Violence Leaves Valrico Man Dead

Domestic Violence Leaves Valrico Man Dead

By Tamas Mondovics What started as an argument, turned into a violent physical altercation ending with the shooting death of a Valrico man over the holiday weekend. Based upon the preliminary information, Hillsborough County Sheriff detectives reported that on Sunday, September 1, 2013 just before 10 p.m. Robert Walker, 66 of 3913 Crosstree Lane in(…)

Colleen Justin Is A Talented And Diverse Artist Whose Work Is Now Featured At The Bruton Memorial Library

Colleen Justin Is A Talented And Diverse Artist Whose Work Is Now Featured At The Bruton Memorial Library

By Kathy L. Collins The current exhibit at the Bruton Memorial Library in Plant City features the beautiful artwork of Colleen Justin, a long-time Plant City resident and artist. Justin exhibits 11 pieces which show her versatile style. Justin uses mostly oil and watercolor in her paintings. She is a well-rounded artist who chooses a(…)

The Florida Museum Of Photographic Arts Wants You To Participate In One Day Tampa Bay 2013

The Florida Museum Of Photographic Arts Wants You To Participate In One Day Tampa Bay 2013

By Kathy L. Collins The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts (FMoPA) has issued a call to photographers (professional and amateur) to photograph our community on Saturday, September 21 during the One Day Tampa Bay 2013. This is an annual event that FMoPA wants to use to create a dynamic and reflective documentation of our city(…)

Get Set For Twin Lakes’ 5th Annual Art In The Park

Get Set For Twin Lakes’ 5th Annual Art In The Park

By Kathy L. Collins Zeina Park, Twin Lakes’ beautiful community park in Valrico, is the perfect setting for an art festival. On Saturday, September 28, the 5th Annual Art in the Park will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Twin Lakes is located east of Lithia Pinecrest Rd. at the end of Bloomingdale(…)

Cougars Gear Up for Tough Fall Football Season

Cougars Gear Up for Tough Fall Football Season

By Tamas Mondovics One year ago, the Durant High School football team with program head coach, Michael Gottman at the helm launched its best season in school history posting an undefeated 5-0 district and overall 11-1 record. But this is a new year, and with the Florida High School Athletic Association’s usual two-year district  change,(…)

Alpha-Omega Title’s Growth Attributed to Booming Local Market

Alpha-Omega Title’s Growth Attributed to Booming Local Market

By Suzy Wiesenhart CEO of Alpha-Omega Title, Gibbs Wilson, said that to effectively operate a growing title insurance agency, “one must emulate the skills of a CPA, a United Nations diplomat and the famous plate-spinners who appeared on the old Ed Sullivan Show.” It works, because Wilson has led his company in establishing a local(…)