Orange Home Accessories To Hold Event Benefiting Family Promise Of Greater Brandon

Orange Home Accessories To Hold Event Benefiting Family Promise Of Greater Brandon

  By Kathy L. Collins On Friday, April 11, Debbie Ploor, owner of Orange Home Accessories, will host a fundraising event which benefits Family Promise of Greater Brandon, a non-profit organization that helps families regain their housing, their independence and their dignity. The event, which runs from 6-9 p.m., will feature live jazz music, appetizers(…)

New Account Campaign Benefits Cancer Research

New Account Campaign Benefits Cancer Research

  By Michelle Colesanti Local resident, Jenn Moddie, spent four-and-a-half years at her mother, Michelle Ehrich’s, side as she battled ovarian cancer. Her story is one of determination and strength despite the battle, and it relates to Fifth Third’s current campaign to raise funds for cancer research. Over the past few months, Fifth Third Bank(…)

April Riverview/Apollo Beach Business Column April

April Riverview/Apollo Beach Business Column April

  By Suzy Wiesenhart South Shore Young Professional Association Clothing Drive The Southshore Young Professionals Association is looking to distribute clothing appropriate for job interviews within the community. Donations will be provided to organizations and individuals in the greater Riverview area and will be collected through mid-April. Donations are preferred on clothes hangers. Bring donations(…)

Riverview High School DECA Students Seek Donations For Conference

Riverview High School DECA Students Seek Donations For Conference

Staff Report The Riverview High School DECA chapter has achieved success in district, state and national competitions this year. Sophomore Kimberly Spreenger and senior Julia Sumer, who placed fourth and fifth respectively at the Florida “State Development Conference” competition in Orlando in March, have earned the right to compete at the annual International Career Development(…)

YMCA Celebrates 125 Years In Community

YMCA Celebrates 125 Years In Community

  By Tamas Mondovics The Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA is proudly celebrating its 125th anniversary this year while promoting the benefits of its facilities including 10 family facilities, four wellness centers, two golf facilities, a Community Learning Center in Sulphur Springs, an outdoor adventure camp in Riverview, a youth and family center in Carrollwood and(…)

SouthShore Residents Provide Children With Summer Camp Admission

SouthShore Residents Provide Children With Summer Camp Admission

  By Kathy L. Collins Summer is the time for kids to enjoy a variety of activities including art camp. This year, thanks to some generous SouthShore residents, several children will be able to enjoy at least one week of summer youth art camp at the Firehouse Cultural Center in Ruskin. Grace McKee, an artist(…)

Homes By WestBay Venezia Model Selected As 2014 Parade Of Homes Showcase Home

Homes By WestBay Venezia Model Selected As 2014 Parade Of Homes Showcase Home

  Staff Report Homes by WestBay has been selected as the Showcase Home Builder for the Tampa Bay Builders Association’s 2014 Spring Parade of Homes™. The builder’s Venezia model in FishHawk Ranch will be the flagship of the 2014 Parade of Homes™, which will be held through Saturday, April 19. This year, the parade has(…)

Sun City Center’s Plaza Club Offers Remodeled Meeting Space

Sun City Center’s Plaza Club Offers Remodeled Meeting Space

By Paula MacDonald For SouthShore residents seeking a full-service meeting space, there’s a bright new hidden treasure in Sun City Center, located just three minutes off of the interstate. Brookdale Senior Living’s Freedom Plaza has been a staple in the Sun City Center community for many years, with its first residents arriving back in 1992.(…)

Apollo Beach Dental Staff Celebrates Six Years

Apollo Beach Dental Staff Celebrates Six Years

  By Michelle Colesanti Celebrating six years in Apollo Beach, Dr. Sean Gassett and his staff have been providing high quality dental work to patients while providing comfort and satisfaction. He and his team have worked and trained extensively to build the practice based on trusted, personalized dental care. Dentistry is in Dr. Gassett’s blood.(…)

Award-Winning Progressive Air Systems Working To Keep Area Cool

Award-Winning Progressive Air Systems Working To Keep Area Cool

  By Nicole Heubusch It’s almost time for summer and in sunny Florida that means it’s time to crank up the air conditioner. Individuals looking to purchase a new air conditioning system or needing to get one fixed, make sure to visit Progressive Air Systems. Progressive Air Systems is a family owned and operated Air(…)