U Break I Fix In Valrico Fixes Broken Smart Phones And Other Devices

U Break I Fix In Valrico Fixes Broken Smart Phones And Other Devices

  By Kathy L. Collins If you have a smart phone, it is likely that at some point you will drop it and break it. When you do, you will ask, “Where should I take it to get it fixed?” You have a local option in U Break I Fix located at 3430 Lithia Pinecrest(…)

 Florida Orchestra Concert Highlights of 2014/2015 Season

 Florida Orchestra Concert Highlights of 2014/2015 Season

  By Henry Adams The Florida Orchestra’s upcoming 2014/2015 season has lots of series to choose from to meet the needs of just about everyone’s musical tastes, budget and personal calendar, and with concerts in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater, live symphonic music is always nearby. Aside from great concerts, subscribers enjoy various benefits, including(…)

Tampa Theatre’s Family Friendly Summer Classics Movie Series Preserving Culture

Tampa Theatre’s Family Friendly Summer Classics Movie Series Preserving Culture

  By Marisa Webber In honor of seven decades of film, the Tampa Theatre is holding a weekly classic movie event during the summer. This event, known as Summer Classics Movie Series, is interested in the preservation of creative film and culture in the community. The movie series takes place every Sunday at 3 p.m.,(…)

The Mosaic Company Offers Unique Employee Benefit

The Mosaic Company Offers Unique Employee Benefit

  By Michelle Caceres Some parents reward their children with monetary awards for good grades.  Twelve-year-old David Dominic scored gift cards when he earned A’s but it wasn’t his parents who opened their pocketbooks. The generous gift was made by his father Jerry Dominic’s employer, The Mosaic Company, as part of its Good Grades Program,(…)

Local Bank Targeted In Recent Robberies, $10,000 Reward Offered

Local Bank Targeted In Recent Robberies, $10,000 Reward Offered

  By Tamas Mondovics For the second time in less than three months, PNC Bank located at 112 W. Bloomingdale Ave. in Brandon was the target of a robbery, in which the suspect threatened bank employees with the possible use of an explosive device. According to HCSO officials, the most recent incident occurred on Monday,(…)

Bloomingdale Neighborhood Updates Names, Announces Scholarship Winner

Bloomingdale Neighborhood Updates Names, Announces Scholarship Winner

  By Joy Boisselle “Old” Neighborhoods Get New Names On Saturday, June 14, the Bloomingdale Homeowners Association (BHA) and Bloomingdale Special Taxing District members, Hillsborough County Office of Neighborhood Relations Wanda Sloan, and residents of the newly designated neighborhoods, Fairway Park and Bloomingdale Pointe, attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the new neighborhood name designations.(…)

Upcoming Events In Bloomingdale Communities

Upcoming Events In Bloomingdale Communities

  By Nicole Heubusch Channing Park Popcorn in the Park On Saturday, July 12 there will be a Popcorn in the Park event for all Channing Park residents. There will be activities for kids and the movie begins at dusk. For more information about Popcorn in the Park and other upcoming events, e-mail channing parklifestyle@gmail.com. (…)

Local Student Emerges As Future Leader

Local Student Emerges As Future Leader

  By Michelle Colesanti Sometimes with all the negative press, we don’t step back and appreciate what is right in our society; our local young students who will excel and become our leaders of tomorrow. One such student, Newsome High School graduate Mitch Verboncoeur, received a full ride Cornell Scholarship to attend Rollins College in(…)

Christmas In July Bazaar In Lithia Hosted By Grace United Methodist Church

Christmas In July Bazaar In Lithia Hosted By Grace United Methodist Church

  By Sandy Townsend For the second year, vendors will sell everything from handmade gifts to home decor on Saturday, July 26 at the Christmas in July Bazaar, which will be held at Grace United Methodist Church at FishHawk. The bazaar will take place from 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at the church, which is located at(…)

Brandon Chamber Annual Legislative Wrap-Up

Brandon Chamber Annual Legislative Wrap-Up

  By Tamas Mondovics Featuring its 2014 annual Legislative Wrap-Up, Synergy, The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce’s monthly membership luncheon, was pleased to host State Senator Tom Lee, State Representatives Dan Raulerson, R-Plant City, and Ross Spano, R-Dover, last month. Taking advantage of the venue held on the first Tuesday of each month at The(…)