Seffner Christian Academy Student Crowned Florida Strawberry Festival Queen

By Lauren McNair Ally Elizabeth Burt was crowned queen of the 83rd Florida Strawberry Festival at the annual pageant in Plant City. Burt was selected from...

Valrico/FishHawk Chamber Announces Awards And New President At Annual Dinner

The Valrico FishHawk Chamber of Commerce (V.F.C.C.) had a lot to celebrate at its fifth annual dinner last month. In addition to announcing small...

The Heilman Family Collects For Annual Toy Drive In Halle Grace’s...

In her short 15 years on this earth, Halle Grace Heilman made a big impact on the lives of the people closest to her....

New Pedaling For Parkinson’s Program Offered At North Brandon YMCA

Above Photo: Rebecca Piatt, the Wellness Director at the North Brandon YMCA, along with Allen Burdett, Jr., a Parkinson’s client of Piatt’s. The North Brandon...

Bass Pro Shops Makes Generous Fishing Reel Donation To Local Nonprofits

Bass Pro Shops is a popular destination for families and lovers of the outdoors. Located at 10501 Palm River Rd. in Brandon, the company...

Brandon Ballet To Host 2nd Annual Princess Tea Party

The Brandon Ballet will host its 2nd Annual Princess Tea Party on Sunday, March 25 from 3 to 5 p.m. at The Regent located...

Families First Offers Parent Orientations For Much Needed Foster Placments

Foster homes, and the parents who provide a safe and nurturing environment for kids in foster care, are in desperate short supply. More than...

Big Cat Rescue Adds Rare Amur Leopard & Continues Advocacy Efforts

By Michelle Colesanti Just over 25 years ago, Big Cat Rescue Founder Carole Baskin saved a bobcat kitten at an animal auction from certain death....

First Friday At Summerfield Golf Club Brings Riverview Community Together

Mark your calendars, Riverview area residents. The first Friday of every month, food and music lovers from all over the region gather to eat...

Nativity Catholic Church Takes A Fresh Approach To Its Mission Work

“Can we do good better?” asked Lori Fitzpatrick, a parishioner of Nativity Catholic Church. “Of course, we can,” she replied. For 20 years, Fitzpatrick...