February

Osprey Observer Inc. Purchases Christian Voice Monthly

In February, Osprey Observer, Inc. the parent company of the Osprey Observer Community Newspapers completed the purchase of the 11-year-old East Hillsborough Christian Voice. The Christian Voice, published locally by Matt and Tammie Seifter, has been covering local Christian news for 11 years.

Showgirls Becomes Sports Grille/Bar

Showgirls, a bikini bar that has been open for three years on the corner of Mt. Carmel Rd. and S.R. 60, has shut down and will be reopening just in time for the Super Bowl. David Langsam, who works at Kings Realty, purchased the building with his business partners, brothers Chris and Mike Jordan and […]

Florida State Fair Embraces Super Bowl with “Touchdown Tampa Bay”

It’s just about time for Fair time! The Florida State Fair will be back in town before you know it. The fair will run this year from February 5-16. Gates open daily at 9 a.m. and closing time varies by the day of the week and weather conditions.

First Big Box Opening In February

The SouthShore area will soon be home to its first department store, Bealls. According to its Website, the corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates over 560 retail store sites in states across the Sun Belt, from Florida to California, with annual sales over one billion dollars.