ECHO Provides Free Staying Healthy Classes For Expectant Mothers

ECHO Provides Free Staying Healthy Classes For Expectant Mothers

By Kathy L. Collins Emergency Care Help Organization (ECHO) is pleased to announce that thanks to funding by the Children’s Board of Hillsborough County, ECHO will offer a series of classes called “Staying Healthy for Moms-to-Be.” This six to eight week class is for pregnant women, regardless of income, who live within the greater Brandon […]

Newland Communities Helps Supply Over 4,000 Meals

Newland Communities Helps Supply Over 4,000 Meals

Staff Report More than 4,000 meals will now go to Tampa Bay area families thanks to the food donated to Feeding America Tampa Bay during Newland Communities’ “Concerts for a Cause” series. Thousands of residents and concertgoers contributed more than three tons of non-perishable food during the six concerts held between two area communities, FishHawk […]

Residents Rally Over Upcoming Bell Shoals Road Widening Plan Issues

Residents Rally Over Upcoming Bell Shoals Road Widening Plan Issues

By Tamas Mondovics Area residents that travel daily on or live near Bell Shoals Rd. took to the streets last month to draw attention to their concerns over the county’s upcoming road widening project involving a 3.1-mile stretch of the roadway between Boyette Rd. and Bloomingdale Ave. The need to express their thoughts was prompted […]

Gornto Lake Road Extension Opens Ahead Of Schedule

Gornto Lake Road Extension Opens Ahead Of Schedule

By Tamas Mondovics The weather may have been able to stop the highly anticipated ribbon cutting ceremony scheduled to feature Hillsborough County Officials, representatives from the Brandon Westfield Mall and Chamber of Commerce, but did not hold back the long-awaited official opening of the brand new South Gornto Lake Rd. Expansion last month. On Tuesday, […]

Bloomingdale Chorus Begins School Year On A High Note At Rays Game

Bloomingdale Chorus Begins School Year On A High Note At Rays Game

By Tamas Mondovics Since the opening of its doors more than 25 years ago, Bloomingdale High School has had no shortage of success stories, resulting from the hard work and dedication on the part of its teachers and student-body. One of the many ways through, which the school has earned both respect and the attention […]

8th Annual Pumpkin Festival Donates Proceeds to YMCA, Feeding America

8th Annual Pumpkin Festival Donates Proceeds to YMCA, Feeding America

By Nicole Schoen A tradition started in FishHawk Ranch eight years ago, has grown to draw over 5,000 people to this family-friendly event annual event. Once a year, Newland Communities and FishHawk Ranch put together the Pumpkin Festival which helps bring the feeling of fall to this active Florida community. This year, the festival will […]

Return Of  Market Day & Giant Garage Sale

Return Of Market Day & Giant Garage Sale

By Michelle Caceres Fall has officially arrived, and with the decreased humidity comes an increase in the number of outdoor entertainment options, and in FishHawk Ranch that means the return of Market Day and its semi-annual community-wide yard sale. Market Day, formerly referred to as the Farmer’s Market, begins on Sunday, October 6 and is […]

The Investigator Plays For Extended Week In Theatres

The Investigator Plays For Extended Week In Theatres

Press Release A Special Message From Gabriel’s Messenger Films  The Investigator’s theatrical run has been extended again! As we receive this third week in theaters, which has exceeded all expectations, we want to do something extra special this weekend. As part of our mission, Gabriel’s Messenger Films has always committed to donating 10% of profits […]

Overwhelming Demand For Kirk Cameron’s UNSTOPPABLE Creates Second Showing on October 3

Overwhelming Demand For Kirk Cameron’s UNSTOPPABLE Creates Second Showing on October 3

Press Release Due to overwhelming demand, a pre-recorded encore presentation of UNSTOPPABLE: A LIVE EVENT WITH KIRK CAMERON will broadcast to select movie theaters on Thursday, October 3 at 7:00 pm including the Regency 20 near the Westfield Brandon Mall. The original live event will take place on Tuesday, September 24 from The Vines Center at Liberty […]

Gallery Hop Is A Success With Artists, Business Owners And The Community

Gallery Hop Is A Success With Artists, Business Owners And The Community

By Kathy L. Collins After a one year hiatus, the much-loved Gallery Hop was held on Saturday, September 14 to the delight of many throughout the greater Brandon area. The event, sponsored by the Greater Brandon Arts Council, the Brandon League of Fine Arts and Center Place, is a free event that showcases area artists, […]