Sheriff Unveils First Installment Of HSCO History Museum

By Tamas Mondovics Faded photos, a badge resembling something from an old Hollywood Western, patched uniforms and old records books representing 160 years of history...

Home Town Restaurant Giant Still Serving Community After 25 Years

By Libby Hopkins Jim Mellody and his family moved from Pennsylvania to Florida in 1971. Mellody tried numerous restaurant ideas before hitting on the concept...

Brandon Lions Club Lighting Up The Night With Luminaria Project

By Alissa Bridges The Brandon Lions Club, a community service organization that has been in the Brandon area since 1954, is looking to light up...

Donovan Brockett Is Named Mr. ECHO 2012 For Fundraising Efforts

By Kathy L Collins Donovan Brockett, a resident of Brandon and a sixth grade student at Winthrop Charter School, is Mr. ECHO 2012. Brockett received...

Brandon Dentist Has Much To Smile About

By Derek Maul Andrea Gordillo loves her work. She’s passionate about dentistry, she values the relationships, and she enjoys her community. “And it’s the satisfaction...

Tom Arnold of Redneck Rehab Surprises Valrico Store Owner With TV...

By Suzy Wiesenhart If anyone would have told owner Koryn Kleist that she would be meeting Tom Arnold at her salon, Reflections Hair Gallery and...

Brandon Honda is giving away a free 2013 Accord with a...

Tampa, FL – October 6, 2012 – Brandon Honda has launched a new app for iPhones and Android smartphones. To celebrate the new app,...

Busy Weekend in the Community

Dog Fest Hosted by Aliquity Saturday, October 6; 1-4 p.m. Future Home of FishHawk Dog Park (next to Barrington Middle School) Vendors, Prize Drawings, Training Demonstration, Pet Blessing,...

Breakdown of Amendments To Florida Constitution

With November’s general election rapidly approaching, it’s time to puzzle over amendment proposals in the hopes of divining their meaning before Tuesday, November 6...

West Florida’s Newest Bahama Breeze Island Grille Opens in Brandon

The New Island-Inspired Casual Dining Restaurant Marks the Second Location in West Florida BRANDON, Fla.  – October 1, 2012 – Bahama Breeze Island Grille —...