Artists Applications Open For Show At John Crawford Gallery

Artists Applications Open For Show At John Crawford Gallery

  By Kathy L. Collins The John Crawford Gallery at the SouthShore Regional Library in Ruskin has issued a call to all adult artists for its March/April 2015 show. This is a juried show, and artists 18 years and older who specialize in painting and mixed media are invited to apply. According to Laurie Burhop, […]

Progressive Air Systems: Keeping Homes Cool Even After Summer Ends

Progressive Air Systems: Keeping Homes Cool Even After Summer Ends

  By Liz Waldron Every Floridian is thankful when the summer air begins to cool, windows can be opened, and the air conditioner can relax for a few months. Temperatures may no longer be nearing boiling points, but this does not mean the air conditioner can take a vacation. Without proper care, next summer could […]

Guardian ad Litem Program Offering Voice For Abused, Neglected Children Seeking Support

Guardian ad Litem Program Offering Voice For Abused, Neglected Children Seeking Support

  By Libby Hopkins Marilyn Garcia of Brandon has been raising her voice for more than 89,000 children who are in the foster care system. She is a volunteer recruiter for the Guardian ad Litem Program in Tampa. A Guardian ad Litem (GAL) is appointed by the court to advocate for a child. Most of […]

Paula’s Pampered Pets Offers More Than Reliable Pet Sitting

Paula’s Pampered Pets Offers More Than Reliable Pet Sitting

  By Libby Hopkins Pets aren’t just animals; they are members of the family. Many love and care for them as if they are children and would never go out of town and leave a child with a complete stranger. Paula Moore of Wimauma grew up in a military family that traveled often, but her […]

October Riverview/Apollo Beach 2014 Business Column

October Riverview/Apollo Beach 2014 Business Column

  By Sandra Meyer Ribbon Cutting for Robert Bauman for Circuit Court Judge, Group 34   Last month Robert Bauman for Circuit Court Judge, Group 34 hosted a Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at The Alley at South Shore in Riverview. After practicing law in Hillsborough County for more than 28 years, […]

Local Community Comes Together To Bring Dream Horse To Special Girl

Local Community Comes Together To Bring Dream Horse To Special Girl

  By Nicole Heubusch Lex is a 7-year-old girl in Oklahoma who has Cerebral Palsy. She loves horses and loves getting mail, so her mother, Wathena Sievert, came up with the idea of seeing if artists could draw pictures of horses for Lex. Sievert messaged artist Travis Barker who not only drew Lex a picture, […]

Ride For The Fallen Kicks Off At American Legion Post 148 In Riverview

Ride For The Fallen Kicks Off At American Legion Post 148 In Riverview

  By Sandy Meyer The greatest sacrifice that can be given is one life for another. Many Tampa area families understand this sacrifice, having lost a loved one to our nation’s wars. Last month the Latin Soldiers and American Legion Riders, as well as other motorcyclists, gathered at the American Legion Post 148 in Riverview […]

Commissioner Murman’s Annual Job Fair Draws Large Crowd, Over 1,000 Jobs Available

Commissioner Murman’s Annual Job Fair Draws Large Crowd, Over 1,000 Jobs Available

    By Tamas Mondovics If attendance is any indication of an event’s success, Hillsborough County Commissioner Sandra Murman has nothing to worry about thanks to the large number of job seekers that flocked to her annual South County Job Fair last month. The job fair was held in association with Career Source, Hillsborough Community […]

South Shore Music Festival Set To Rock With Country Star Jason Michael Carroll

South Shore Music Festival Set To Rock With Country Star Jason Michael Carroll

  By Sharon Still The South Shore Music Festival & Chili Cook-Off, scheduled for Saturday, November 8, is something area residents will not want to miss as national and local country artists take the stage showcasing their talents.   Gates open at 12 Noon and the music begins at 1 p.m. It will be an […]

Sixth Annual Bowling Your Brains Out For Epilepsy To Benefit Over 700 Area Patients

Sixth Annual Bowling Your Brains Out For Epilepsy To Benefit Over 700 Area Patients

  By Kathy L. Collins The Sixth Annual Bowling Your Brains Out For Epilepsy will be held on Sunday, November 2 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at The Alley at SouthShore located at 10221 Big Bend Rd. in Riverview and is open to everyone in the community. This annual event is organized by Roni-Kay Lopez of […]