ShowBiz Arabians Of Lithia Offering Horse As Grand Prize Of Essay

ShowBiz Arabians Of Lithia Offering Horse As Grand Prize Of Essay

By Brandon Henry Youth essay contests usually come in the form of scholarships, with winners finding themselves with some extra cash for college. ShowBiz Arabians of Lithia, however,  is offering something a little different for its essay contest. The grand prize winner will receive a purebred Arabian horse. The essay contest is open to children(…)

Local Hydroponic Farmer Plans On Bringing Fresh Produce To The Community

Local Hydroponic Farmer Plans On Bringing Fresh Produce To The Community

Chris McGuire and his wife, Erin, started a hydroponic garden at their home in Valrico about a year ago. The garden produced more food than they were able to consume, so they decided to sell the extra produce.  Backyard Food Solutions Produce Stand opened on August 1. Chris McGuire of Backyard Food Solutions Produce Stand(…)

Primrose School Of Bloomingdale Is Proud Of Its Accreditation By SACS CASI

Primrose School Of Bloomingdale Is Proud Of Its Accreditation By SACS CASI

 The proud owners, Ketan and Ami Gohil, along with the management of Primrose School of Bloomingdale held a flag raising ceremony to celebrate a milestone. The school is now fully accredited by the SACS CASI, an accrediting division of AdvancED. Primrose School of Bloomingdale is a private pre-school that provides a high quality early childhood(…)

FHSAA Board Adopts New Safety Rules Ahead Of 2012-2013 Athletic Season

FHSAA Board Adopts New Safety Rules Ahead Of 2012-2013 Athletic Season

With temperatures in the mid-90s, high school football players take a much needed  hydration break during summer practice. During its recent meeting the Board of Directors of the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) adopted a number of new concussion and heat-related illness rules to be enforced beginning 2012-2013 athletic season. In an effort to(…)

Gunman Robs Brandon Walgreens Pharmacy, Sheriff’s Office Ask Residents Help

Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) is asking residents help to identify a gunman that robbed the Walgreens Pharmacy, located at 128 E. Brandon Blvd. in Brandon over the weekend. As reported by HCSO deputies, on July 29 at approximately 6:24 p.m., an unknown suspect entered the Walgreens store and walked to the rear of the(…)

Rolling Pin’s Chef Lynnette Graduates From Culinary School

Rolling Pin’s Chef Lynnette Graduates From Culinary School

Chef Lynette cooks up a chicken dish for her class on July 20. She offers many demonstration and hands on classes. By: Savanna Peterson Chef Lynette Maze has been at the Rolling Pin Kitchen Emporium for five years, however her love for the culinary arts began long before that. Her first job in the culinary(…)

The Tampa Area Marine Parents Association, Inc (T.A.M.P.A.) To Host 5th Annual Run For The Fallen

The Tampa Area Marine Parents Association, Inc (T.A.M.P.A.) To Host 5th Annual Run For The Fallen

Join hundreds as the community pays tribute to the heroes of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars who have lost their lives at the Fifth Annual Run For The Fallen set for Sunday, August 26, in Riverview. On Sunday, August 26, the Tampa Area Marine Parents Association/T.A.M.P.A. will host the Fifth Annual Run For The Fallen.(…)

Bloomingdale Library Expansion Moves To Phase Two

Bloomingdale Library Expansion Moves To Phase Two

An artist rendition of the future expanded Bloomingdale Regional Library welcomes visitors in the facility’s lobby. Boasting of more space, automated check-in and sorting equipment and materials, the 10,000-sq.-ft. expansion project is on schedule and in hopes of completion by the fall of next year.  With the County’s Architecture Services Department’s bid package and the(…)

Construction Of Lithia Pinecrest, Lumsden, Bell Shoals And Durant Intersections Delayed Until End Of Year

Construction Of Lithia Pinecrest, Lumsden, Bell Shoals And Durant Intersections Delayed Until End Of Year

One of the county’s busiest intersections of Lithia Pinecrest, Lumsden and Bell Shoals rds and Durant and Lumsden rds, which was scheduled for construction this summer, is now been slated for later this year.  Residents who were expecting to see some construction to improve the intersection of Lithia Pinecrest, Lumsden and Bell Shoals Rds and(…)

Ed Morse Brandon Auto Mall FIAT Seeks Local Work Of Art To Feature In FIAT Studio

Ed Morse Brandon Auto Mall FIAT Seeks Local Work Of Art To Feature In FIAT Studio

The artist whose original work of art best captures the theme of “Living the Fiat Lifestyle with a Local Tampa Flair” will have his or her art showcased in the new FIAT studio at Ed Morse Brandon Auto Mall FIAT.  According to Peter Snelling, General Manager, 50 to 60 people will view the art on(…)