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Riverview Names Businesses of the Year

Riverview business owners had a lot to celebrate during The Greater Riverview Chamber Annual Membership and Award Dinner held at the International Independent Showmen’s Association in Riverview. In addition to passing the gavel to 2009 Chamber President Jill Andrew, the chamber announced its new Honorary Mayor, wished former Executive Director Kitty Cunningham well in her(…)

Engines Rev For ECHO Car Show

Looking to flaunt your car this February? Then why not take part in the First Annual Charity Car Show taking place at Lifestyles Family Fitness, helping locally-known charity Emergency Care Help Organization (ECHO) in the process. Taking place on Saturday, February 21, at Lifestyles, located at 623 Oakfield Dr. in Brandon, car enthusiasts, alongside their(…)

Local Moms Roll For A Cure

“An estimated 138,530 people in the United States will be diagnosed with leukemia, lymphoma or myeloma in 2008,” reads the Website of The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, inspiring the MOMS Club of Lithia to continue the fight, hosting the Fourth Annual Roll for a Cure. Taking place on Thursday, November 20, at the Palmetto Club,(…)

Beef’s Keeps Resident’s Name Alive

Considered to be the date night spot of former Brandon resident Karen Kause, Beef O’Brady’s of Valrico will now be known as the place where her memory will be carried on, having launched Karen’s Kause: The Karen B Henderson PKD Foundation, Inc. in her memory. Having announced the family-driven charity in July, Beef O’Brady’s of(…)

Big Winners In Honorary Mayor Race

Apollo Beach Chamber of Commerce has a new honorary mayor, Richard Crannell; he was recognized as the winner of the race on June 26 at the Chamber’s installation dinner. All three candidates worked hard on their campaigns where dollars were translated into a point system: three points per dollar were collected in April, two per(…)