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GRCC Celebrates Dedication at the Family Y at Big Bend

The Family Y at Big Bend invited the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce to take part in its ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the dedication of Phase 1 of the new complex. Hillsborough County Commissioners Sandra Murman and Ken Hagan were on hand to address the group and talk about how important it was to get this project built in this area. Watch for future phases to be announced which will include an aquatic center and a 30,000-sq.-ft. family facility. The Family Y is located at 9650 Old Big Bend Road. Call 436-5890.

Reliable Maid Services Available

You’ve Got it Maid offers home cleaning services to individuals and families who find themselves on the go and cannot seem to find the time to do it themselves. Owner Dorinda Frye treats her client’s home with the same respect and attention to detail that she treats her own home. Her seven years in business have given her the knowledge to understand what is needed to get the job done. She is also available for clean out services for new homes, apartments and office spaces. References are available. Call 327-9899 or 671-2026 or find her on Facebook at You’ve-Got-it-Maid.

Fix My Darn ComputBC_FixMyDarnComputerer Promises Results

When all others can’t fix it, call Ken Webb, owner of Fix My Darn Computer. Webb is an A+ certified computer hardware engineer with 30 years of experience. Fix My Darn Computer offers on-site and remote computer services including new installs, custom systems, data recovery, repairs, upgrade, virus removal and home and office networking. And, if he can’t fix it, you don’t pay. Call 421-1064 or email for a free evaluation and estimate for repairs. Mention the code “TBO” to receive 10 percent off of your first service.

AAA Hosts Free VikingBC_AAA Cruise Presentation

Discover Viking River Cruises and embark on a journey to remember. With an itinerary collection featuring breathtaking cities in Europe and Asia, a Viking River Cruise is truly unique. And with the exclusive benefits you’ll receive for traveling with AAA, it will be a vacation like no other. Enjoy the special experiences, personalized service and exceptional value that only come when you book through AAA travel. For more information, attend the AAA presentation on Friday, November 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Wellspring Club at SouthShore Falls. SouthShore Falls is located at 5831 Cascade Falls Ln. in Apollo Beach. Space is limited. RSVP online at or call 633-4880.

Reba Haley School of Real Estate Now Enrolling

Reba Haley School of Real Estate is an approved education provider by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation. An open house will take place on Friday, November 13 at 6 p.m. at 6323 U.S. Hwy. 301 in Riverview. Day and evening classes are available. Visit

Shapes Fitness Comes tBC_Shapeslogoo Riverview

After having serviced more than 250,000 members for more than 26 years, Shapes Fitness for Women is on its way to Riverview. Shapes will open its doors as the premiere semi-private women’s only facility in the area offering as many as 40 group fitness options weekly, private training and weight loss, in a newly designed state of the art facility. As the number one resource for women’s only fitness in Tampa Bay, you will find a team of seasoned professionals ready to coach you from A to B as you start a fitness journey. Relieve stress in the upscale sauna and burn those unwanted calories using the express circuit equipment line. Shapes offers a comfortable workout environment at a very competitive price along with a kids club. Shapes will be located at 11357 Big Bend Rd. Visit

John Cannon Homes Debuts at MiraBayBC_JohnCannon

John Cannon Homes, a preferred builder for the Bay Estates Preserve neighborhood at MiraBay in Apollo Beach, recently debuted its first custom model. MiraBay is owned in a joint venture partnership between NORTH AMERICA SEKISUI HOUSE, LLC (NASH), the U.S. business unit and full subsidiary of SEKISUI HOUSE, LTD., Japan’s largest homebuilder and leading diversified developer, and Newland Real Estate Group, LLC, whose development business, Newland Communities, is the master developer of the community. This new luxury model, The Mindera, is a 4,472 sq.-ft., four bedroom, 4.5 bath home with a three-car garage and a dock providing direct Bay access. Listed at $2.3M, The Mindera, is rich with Spanish and Mediterranean influences, customized finishes and adds a signature aesthetic of luxury to the MiraBay community. As many as 30 additional custom homes, starting at 4,000 sq.-ft., will be available with conservation views or waterfront access. Buyers may choose to utilize one or more lots. Visit or

BC_RyanLandingRyan Homes Now Selling in Osprey Landing

Ryan Homes newest single-family home community, Osprey Landing is located in Ruskin just a mile from the south tip of Apollo Beach off U.S. Hwy. 41. This exclusive 54-home community has no CDD fees, and HOA fees of only $80 per month. Ryan Homes is building five different floor plans and have started taking reservations to build for move in delivery for March 2016. The gated community offers homes from 1,500-3,500 sq. ft. starting from the $200’s. Osprey Landing is located at 2013 19th Ave. N.W. in Ruskin. Call 559-1791 or visit Don’t forget to ask about getting $5,000 in closing costs.

Ribbon Cutting for Fifth Third Bank-Big Bend Financial Center

Joseph Moran, mortgage loan officer, invited his Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce family to meet his Fifth Third Bank-Big Bend Financial Center family. The two groups, along with several of the bank’s customers, came together in October for a ribbon cutting ceremony. Moran loves helping customers achieve the dream of home ownership. At Fifth Third, they have a wide variety of mortgage choices so he can help you find the mortgage loan to meet your financial needs. Factor in their competitive rates and flexible terms and conditions, and they have some of the best solutions around. Call (267) 307-9244. It is located at 13304 U.S. Hwy. 301 S.

BC_BudgetBlindsBudget Blinds Opens Showroom in Riverview

Budget Blinds of Greater Tampa is excited to announce the opening of their second showroom in Riverview. Budget Blinds is proud to be affiliated with the number one window covering franchise. Budget Blinds offers a complimentary in-home consultation with expert design, measure and quote. It also offers professional installation and the best window covering warranties in the industry. Its in-home consultants will bring all of their samples for you to choose in the comfort of your home, or you can visit the new showroom to see large samples, styles, fabrics and the latest trends in window treatments. Budget Blinds believes in giving back to the community and has partnered with Home for Our Troops where they will donate a $1 for every window covered in 2015. Budget Blinds is currently having a food and toy drive for Metropolitan Ministries. Turkeys, canned goods and toys can be dropped off during normal business hours through Friday, December 18 and Budget Blinds will give you a free shopping tote bag for your donation. Budget Blinds is located at 10437 Gibsonton Dr. in Riverview. Call 445-7121, visit or

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