Southern Eye Care Associates Offers Premium Eye Care Service
Since 2010, Southern Eye Care Associates has been the leader and preferred provider of quality vision care products and personalized optometric services to its patients in Valrico and the surrounding areas. Its mission is to provide the best eye care services possible, using only the most advanced, state-of-the-art diagnostic technology and eye care products available. At Southern Eye Care Associates, customers will find eye care professionals who genuinely care about their health and are dedicated to providing exceptional personal service to everyone who walks through the door. Schedule an appointment with an experienced eye care provider at the Valrico optometrist office and give your vision the level of care and attention it deserves. Visit visionsource-valrico.com. The office is located at 3307 Lithia Pinecrest Dr. Call 654-0220.
Brandon ALDI Hiring Event
Known for offering wages and benefits that are higher than the national average for the retail industry, ALDI, the nation’s low-price grocery leader, will host a hiring event for its Brandon store on Wednesday, July 29. Applicants can come to the store at 1954A W. Lumsden Rd. from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Opportunities within ALDI include Store Associate, Shift Manager and Manager Trainee positions. ALDI offers generous pay and benefits well above the industry standard. Starting pay for Shift Managers is $15.25 per hour. The hiring event is in support of the ongoing growth of ALDI in the area. Visit www.aldi.us.
Centermark Air Conditioning is new in town, but not new to air conditioning. Centermark’s owner, George Johnston, is a Brandon native and a Florida licensed professional engineer and mechanical contractor and has been working in the air conditioning and refrigeration industry in central Florida since 1997. Centermark provides total system design and installation, and maintenance and repair services for all makes, brands and types of air conditioners. Mission focused and operated based on Christian beliefs and principles, Centermark is driven to provide honest service and fair value to everyone they do business with. Centermark is on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and provides, in most cases, same day service in Hillsborough, Polk and Manatee County. Centermark is located at 1426 Hobbs St. in Tampa. Call 689-0111.
Dry Master Inc. New Website
Dry Master Inc. announced the launch of www.drymastertampa.com as an informational portal that features educational resources on subjects such as property value benefits from water remediation, water damage repairs and water removal, and many other helpful tips that can save thousands of dollars in the Tampa Area.
Development of other community minded features for www.drymastertampa.com are already underway and new user awareness guides from experts are already being added covering such concerns as how to improve your property regardless of your budget, how-to’s on maintenance and repair, as well as what everyone should know about the latest materials & design before starting any home, commercial, or industrial improvement project.
Dry Master Inc. is a professional team of water damage experts that have been taking care of Tampa and surrounding areas since 2007. It offers the finest in water remediation and structural drying services for residential and commercial clients. Dry Master Inc. is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and can be on-site, in most cases, in an hour or less. Visit www.drymastertampa.com or call 716-5435. Dry Master Inc. is located at 1410 Brilliant Cut Way in Valrico.
Arc Termite & Pest Control Offers Prompt, Courteous Service
Arc Termite & Pest Control, LLC is an honest and affordable family-owned and operated business. Owners Alan and Norma Campbell pride themselves on their flexibility and ability to address issues as soon as possible to serve its customers and keep them happy and satisfied. Services provided include monthly, bimonthly, quarterly and annual pest control, termite inspections and treatments. Both residential and commercial treatments are available. Hours are Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. and Saturday by appointment. Visit www.arcpestcontrol.com or call 671-BUGS (2847) for more information or to make an appointment for a free estimate. Arc Termite & Pest Control serves Riverview and its surrounding areas.
My Gym Children’s Fitness Center Grand Opening
The award-winning, franchised My Gym Children’s Fitness Center will open its newest children’s gym in Brandon on Thursday, July 23. My Gym Children’s Fitness Center combines innovative physical early learning, pre-gymnastics classes with state-of-the-art facilities to empower children, ages 6 weeks through 10 years. The gym helps children develop the skills, confidence and positive self-image needed to become healthy young adults. Classes run 45 minu tes for the younger ages and one hour for older children. On weekends, My Gym offers unique and exciting birthday parties, individually designed for each birthday child. My Gym Brandon is located at 2060 Badlands Dr. in Brandon and can be reached at 398-6713. The grand opening celebration will include activities such as songs, games, dances, puppets, gymnastics, rides, swings and more. Visit MyGym.com/Brandon or www.facebook.com/MyGymBrandon.
Hospice Care Discussion Series Continues at Inspired Living
Join Inspired Living at Sun City Center for an educational discussion about hospice care and services with guest speaker Melissa DeBrine. DeBrine has worked for LifePath Hospice for 18 years and has assisted numerous families in setting up hospice services for their loved ones and has educated the community on a variety of aging and end-of-life issues. The next discussion, Navigating Long-Term Care, will take place Wednesday, July 22 at 10 a.m.
Call to RSVP or to schedule a tour at 699-3471. Inspired Living is located at 1320 33rd St. in Sun City Center. Visit InspiredLiving SunCityCenter.com.
Residents of The Bridges Assisted Living Facility were treated to a game of miniature golf in June. This was an opportunity for residents to be active, social and a little competitive. In addition to the golf game, the assisted living residents stay active with a variety of activities such as, chair dancing, karaoke, art classes, corn hole, Wii bowling, mind games, “happy hours”, Bible study, and group outings to restaurants and shopping. A full calendar of activities can be found at www.BridgesRetirement.com.
Chef and Cooking Show Host Nathalie Dupree at Rolling Pin
Author, chef and cooking show host Nathalie Dupree makes her only Florida appearance at the Rolling Pin in Brandon on Friday, July 24 and Saturday, July 25. Don’t miss your chance to experience this widely recognized and acclaimed Southern cook in person. Visit www.cookingschoolsofamerica.com/rollingpin/ to register for this event. The Rolling Pin Kitchen Emporium is located at 2080 Badlands St. in Brandon. Call 653-2418.
Shake Photography New Ownership
Shake Photography has new ownership. Sabrina Misir recently purchased the photography business from Simon and Beccy Shakespeare when they relocated back to England. Shake Photography offers a wide range of photography services and can come to your location or the photography session can be done at the studio. It specializes in family portraits, kids, couples, individuals, pets, business headshots, weddings and special events. Shake Photography provides an amazing, energetic and fun environment to experience with your loved ones or alone. The studio is located at 222 Oakfield Dr. in Brandon. Visit Shakeportraits.com or call 651-9300.
Family Game Night at Mathnasium
Mathnasium recently had a Club Radical – Family Game Night where students, family and community were invited. There were numerous games from a Connect 4 tournament to games such as UNO, SET and more. Families enjoyed a snack along with spending some family time learning new games and seeing how much fun math can be along with supporting local food pantry ECHO with canned food donations. During the evening some of its students were recognized. Ryan Underwood won the “Best Score Yet” drawing. Julie Boettger was recognized for winning the drawing for the “Most 100%’s 2nd Semester” and had tied with Caitlin Brennan and Ana Lucia Perez. Finally, the “Brag Board” winner was Liam Brennan. Call 655-6284 or visit www.Mathnasium.com/brandon. It is located at 1048 Bloomingdale Ave. in Valrico.
Homes by WestBay introduces La Collina Estates, a community of low maintenance and executive single-family homes located in the heart of Brandon. Tampa Bay’s favorite homebuilding company just began selling its first release of single-family homes in La Collina located on Lumsden Rd., near Lithia Pinecrest Rd., in Brandon. Within a few miles from schools, shopping centers, restaurants and healthcare facilities, La Collina homes are comfortable, low-maintenance and yet affordable. The homes include one and two-story designs, and upper and lower level owner’s retreats. Low maintenance innovation homes start in mid-$200,000s, Executive manor and estate homes range between 300,000 and $600,000. Besides its ideal location, La Collina’s amenities and features are endless including a resort-style pool and cabana, a playground, a dog park, open green spaces, natural gas and more. The community has also quick access to I-75 and Tampa International Airport. Call 438-3838.