Lithia Family Discovers The Joy Of Adoption

By Andria Barrios Garrett and Delaney, two young and energetic siblings, were shuffled through the adoption system for years. Over the course of four years...

5 Reasons To Attend A Coffee Concert (Besides The Doughnuts)

By Kelly Smith If you need a reason to go for a really long coffee break with a friend or co-worker, The Florida Orchestra Coffee...

Your Questions Answered About Local Weather Patterns

By Granville Kinsman Q: Is there a rainy season and dry season in central Florida? A: Yes, rainfall is seasonal. Our rainy season is a four-month...

Hebraic Roots Classes, Patriotic Band Concert, & More

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Introduction To The Hebraic Roots Of Our Faith Every Wednesday starting from May 3 to June 21, Yeshua Ner Tamid Messianic Congregation will be having a...

New Teacher Orientation, Open House Dates & More For Upcoming School...

By Tamas Mondovics District Hosts New Teacher Orientation Nearly 1,200 newly-hired teachers were welcomed by School Board members, the Superintendent, and district staff as part of the district’s...

New Family Concerts Expand To Full-Size Florida Orchestra

The Florida Orchestra will launch new full-orchestra Family Concerts on both sides of the bay in the fall to celebrate the 50th anniversary of...

Call To Artists Issued For Artworks 2015

By Kathy Collins The Brandon League of Fine Arts has issued a Call For Artists for Artworks 2015. The show is open to all area...

Safe Haven For Sex Trafficking Victims Opens

  By: Michelle Caceres   It’s not often that a charitable organization gets an email from a random stranger asking if it would like a house but...

Eye on Business: November Bloomingdale-Fishhawk 2016

By Michelle Colesanti Red Carpet USA Entertainment & Events To Hold Job Fair On Thursday, November 11 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Red Carpet USA Entertainment...

Leadership Brandon Class 2016 Makes Dreams Come True For Foster Children

By Kathy Collins Each year, members of the community, including representatives from local businesses and non-profit organizations, participate in Leadership Brandon, a community leadership...