Apollo Beach Girl Rallies Area For Gifts For Children In Need

Apollo Beach Girl Rallies Area For Gifts For Children In Need

Staff Report Do you need to raise more than $10,000 to send a girl with brain cancer on a family vacation to Disney World? Jordyn McNair is the lead you need. Would you like to fill 1,000 shoeboxes for needy children worldwide? Count on McNair to stock every box. In fact, McNair already sent that […]

A New Foundation Aims To Help Those In The Community With Foot Drop

A New Foundation Aims To Help Those In The Community With Foot Drop

By Libby Hopkins There are a lot of activities out there that we take for granted; say for instance, dancing. What’s so difficult about dancing? It’s just a step to the left and then to the right. Even if you aren’t coordinated, you can still move your feet to the rhythm, right? Not if you […]

New Development To Include Shopping Center, Hotel, Medical Complex & Much More

New Development To Include Shopping Center, Hotel, Medical Complex & Much More

By Sharon Still CRES Corp International has big plans for Apollo Beach and the surrounding areas. The company is targeting areas in Florida where there is potential growth and the SouthShore area of Hillsborough County fits the bill, according to Benny Spensieri, CRES Corp International broker and CEO. “CRES Corp International is taking a very […]

Riverview’s Trick-or-Treat Street Celebrates 25 Years

Riverview’s Trick-or-Treat Street Celebrates 25 Years

By Sharon Still Riverview’s largest trick-or-treating event is now in its 25th year and promises to be bigger and better than ever before. Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 19, 3:30-8:30 p.m. and bring the whole family to Riverview High School for a trick-or-treat extravaganza featuring more than 100 businesses, churches and organizations distributing candy […]

Community Mourns Riverview High School Drama Director’s Passing

Community Mourns Riverview High School Drama Director’s Passing

By Tamas Mondovics There is no shortage of tears, feelings of emptiness and a sense of tremendous loss as teachers, students as well as parents and the community continue to mourn the loss of Riverview High School drama director, Daron Hawkins, who died last month after a battle with pneumonia. He was 38. “It took […]

Bay Care Celebrates St. Joseph’s-South Physician Office Building Opening

Bay Care Celebrates St. Joseph’s-South Physician Office Building Opening

By Tamas Mondovics Residents living in the Riverview, Apollo Beach and surrounding area communities were invited last month to celebrate the first services now available on the campus of the future St. Joseph’s Hospital-South. Following a ribbon cutting of St. Joseph’s-South Physician Office Building located at 10141 Big Bend Rd., event organizers made sure that […]

Keller Williams $10,000 Donation Brings Dredging Funding Closer To Goal

Keller Williams $10,000 Donation Brings Dredging Funding Closer To Goal

By Tamas Mondovics “We have come a long way and still have more work to do, but donations like the one provided by the Keller Williams SouthShore Office will enable us to complete the task at hand,” said Apollo Beach Waterway Improvement Group president, Len Berkstresser, during a recent open house meeting. Berkstresser was pleased […]

The Annual Ruskin Seafood Festival Celebrates 25 Years Of Fun, Food & Entertainment

The Annual Ruskin Seafood Festival Celebrates 25 Years Of Fun, Food & Entertainment

By Kathy L. Collins Get set to feast on savory seafood at the 25th Annual Ruskin Seafood Festival on Saturday, November 2 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and on Sunday, November 3 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This gastronomic festival will be held at the wonderful E.G. Simmons Waterfront Park located at 2401 19th Ave. NW in […]

Search for Man in Brandon Double Homicide Continues

Search for Man in Brandon Double Homicide Continues

By Tamas Mondovics The active death investigation at 1528 Highland Ridge Circle in Brandon is now a double murder investigation, and deputies have begun a major search for a man with a violent criminal record carrying multiple outstanding warrants. Charles Andre Martinez, 24, is now a person of interest in the case, but has no […]

Brandon Eagle Riders Host One Night Of Safe Halloween Fun

Brandon Eagle Riders Host One Night Of Safe Halloween Fun

Press Release The Brandon Eagle Riders #3566 is hosting their second annual one night only event of safe Halloween fun. The event will take place Friday, October 18 from 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. at the AMVETS Post 26 located at 221 S. Dover Rd. in Valrico, just south of Highway 60. The event will cost […]