Taking Flight On Future Expansion Is Goal Of Florida Exotic Bird...

  By Michelle Colesanti While taking courses to become a veterinarian, “Bird Mother” Patricia Norton discovered her love for exotic birds. With the support of her...

Exploring Wild Florida: Circle B Bar Reserve

  By Alicia Martin In Polk county, just between Lakeland and Bartow, is a hidden gem that very few nature lovers know about. That gem would...

Local High School Opera Singer Wins Prestigious Award

  By Kathy L. Collins Awards are used to recognize excellence. Recently, Rachel Steinbacher, a Junior at Bloomingdale High School, placed first in the Florida Suncoast...

The Brandon Ballet Will Present One Performance Of The Classic Fairytale,...

  By Kathy L. Collins The Brandon Ballet will present the classic ballet, Cinderella, on Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m. at Spoto High School Auditorium...

Young Gymnast Takes All Around State Title, Dreams Of Olympics

By Tamas Mondovics It was a little more than two years ago and only after being urged by his parents, Russell and Mary Prince, to...

River Hills Country Club Crowned Battle Of The Clubs Tennis Tourney...

  By Tamas Mondovics The coveted trophy was claimed by River Hills as area tennis clubs measured up their strengths during the recently held Battle of...

Plant High School Claims Win During The 34th Annual Saladino Baseball...

By Tamas Mondovics The 34th annual Hillsborough County Schools' Tony Saladino High School Baseball Tournament, held over spring break last month, crowned the Plant High...

Local Resident Raises Funds For Crohn’s Disease Research

  By Bryan Fern Chances are you or someone you know is part of the estimated 1.5 million who suffer from Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), or...

Benny Goodman, Video Game Music & A Water Concerto

  By Henry Adams Concertgoers can enjoy complimentary coffee and doughnuts at The Florida Orchestra’s next morning Coffee Concerts in a program titled “Theme and Variations,”...

Local Easter Events Around Town Offer Memorable Time For Families

  Compiled by Michelle Colesanti There are many ways to celebrate the Easter season throughout the community. Here are a few places to visit where you...