Community Mobilizes In Opposition To Bloomingdale Super Center Project

By Tamas Mondovics With numbers reaching close to 200, Bloomingdale area residents showed up in force to attend a recent meeting in order to learn,...

Visit Area’s Top Model Homes During Month Of April At Tampa...

Staff Report The 2017 Tampa Bay Parade of Homes, hosted by the Tampa Bay Builders Association (TBBA), will take place through the end of April....

Tucker Family Says Many Thanks For Ten Years Of Stocking Hope

Staff Report Ten years ago the grief from the loss of a child became the catalyst to bring hope to families facing cancer. The...

A Call To Artists Has Been Issued For The 9th Annual...

With Arts & Entertainment Editor Kathy L. Collins A call to artists and artisans has been issued by organizers of the 9th Annual Winthrop Arts Festival...

Girl Scout Cookies Time Plus New Flavor

Elizabeth Corn and Bethany McCullum from Girl Scout Troop 5 sell cookies. It’s Girl Scout cookie time! You will soon find your favorites around the...

Annual Event Seeks Volunteers & Deployed Addresses To Send Cards For...

By Kathy L Collins When you want to send a holiday card, all you have to do is go to the local store and purchase...

Get the Dirt: October Edition

This article is about the four R’s. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Repeat. Keep reading if you want to save time, money and perspiration. You can...

Buddy Cruise Conference Already Exceeding Last Year’s Participation

  Staff Report   Buddy Cruise is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity that provides resources, promotes awareness and advocacy for individuals with special needs and their families. Founded...

Gingrich Makes Stop In Brandon On Campaign Trail

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich stands with Brandon business owner Sam Rashid during an private fundraising breakfast at Sumatra Cafe in Brandon in January. Just...

Law Enforcement Workshop, Help Improve County Recycling & More…

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Florida Strawberry Festival Announces 2017 Theme The Florida Strawberry Festival released today the theme for its 82nd annual event – “We’re...