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...

Private Charter High School Gears Up For Fall Football Season

By Tamas Mondovics Pulling students from communities including Valrico, Brandon, Lithia, Riverview and Apollo Beach, Bell Creek Academy (BCA) tuition-free public charter school, 13221 Boyette...

Scholarship Applications Accepted For Individuals Interested In Service To Seniors Career

  Staff Report The Better Living for Seniors Hillsborough Alliance (BLS Hillsborough) is now accepting applications for its $1,000 academic scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded...

Hillsborough County Emergency Operations Center Public Information Update for August 24

This is a Hillsborough County Emergency Operations Center Public Information Update for August 24, 2012. Current Situation Tropical Storm Isaac update as of 9:13 a.m. Tropical...

Entertainment Awaits At the 2012 Momentum Festival Featuring Brandon Idol

Come out and see talented local singers perform at the 2012 Momentum Festival, which features Brandon Idol Teen and Brandon Idol, the Adults with...

Brandon Resident Iva Lee Haygood Bell Still Smiling After 105 Years

Staff Report Iva Lee Haygood Bell recently celebrated a birthday that most of us can only hope to reach. She turned 105 on September 10....

Rev. Hill Has Never Experienced Hospitality like Brandon

By Derek Maul Many pastors share “call to ministry” stories that are poetic and deeply spiritual. Not the reverend Susan Hill of Bloomingdale Presbyterian Church.   “I...

Brandon Chamber Welcomes Earl Lennard As Interim Chamber President

  By Tamas Mondovics The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce was pleased to host its final monthly membership luncheon for the year, which in light of...

Newly Formed Non-Profit Organization Addresses Perinatal Mental Health Issues

By Kathy Collins According to Rebecca Hartley, one of the founders of The Seventh Mom Project, Inc., the most common complication of childbirth is...

Luz Fund And A Local Host Family Help Peruvian Siblings Receive...

Peruvian siblings,  Frank and Tatiana both born with club feet, were brought to the U.S. for medical attention and recovery with the assistance of...