Oct 31, 2008
To commemorate November being National Homeless Youth Awareness Month, Valrico resident Zach Bonner is hitting the pavement and walking 280 miles from Tallahassee to Atlanta Georgia. Last year, the 10-year-old took a 250 mile jaunt from Tampa to Tallahassee to raise awareness of the estimated 1.6 million kids that are homeless in our Country and(…)
Aug 18, 2008
Tampa Bay Rays officials as well as pitcher Scott Kazmir were on hand at South Brandon’s Clayton Park Little League field last month to announce the Rays’ intention of helping to renovate it.
Aug 11, 2008
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(…)
Jul 7, 2008
Plenty of ideas were thrown around at a recent meeting at the Ruskin Chamber of Commerce about Ruskin’s Centennial Celebration, but overall one idea was agreed upon: The people of Ruskin need something to come together around. The Ruskin Community Development Foundation (RCDF) is hoping the Centennial Celebration will be the event to accomplish such(…)