2018 Hillsborough County Fair, Recycled Yard Art Contest-The Results Are In

Lisa Meredith and Lynn Barber Twice each year, the UF/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County sponsors a Recycled Yard Art Contest, one at the Hillsborough County...

County Aging Services Joins National Effort To End Senior Hunger

By Tamas Mondovics In an effort to increase older adult Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) enrollment, Hillsborough County Aging Services has partnered with the National Council...

Sheriff’s Office Hosts K-9 Graduation

By Tamas Mondovics The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office was pleased to celebrate the graduation of a number of its law enforcement K-9s last month. The ceremony...

Afghanistan Memorial Dedication, Free Tax Prep Help & More…

Donate To The Afghanistan Memorial Which Will Be Dedicated At Veterans Park In 2013 Marine Families helped raise funds to erect the Iraq Memorial at...

Hurricane Irma Disaster Recovery, Veteran’s Field Of Honor Ceremony & More…

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Annual Fall Festival At Alafia River State Park The Friends of Alafia and Alafia River State Park will host the...

Monument Finds Home At Private Brandon Cemetery With Confederate Ties

The Brandon Family Cemetery, a quiet, privately-owned family cemetery, calling five generations of founding area families home, located on the corner of Brandon Blvd....

Residents Urged To Volunteer For Annual Hillsborough River And Coastal Cleanup

By Tamas Mondovics Tampa Bay area residents are once again called on to take part in the biggest annual clean-up effort along the Hillsborough River,...

HART Announces Service Changes

Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART) unveiled new service enhancements that took effect in February. These changes increase frequency on key routes, reduce wait...

County Hosts Massive Community Fair In Wimauma

By Tamas Mondovics Armed with featuring dozens of departments, Hillsborough County hosted to in a massive free community event last month that combined fun...

County Hosts Opioid Crisis Summit After 197 Fatal Overdoses Logged In...

By Tamas Mondovics Hillsborough County officials welcomed members of the medical, mental health and law enforcement community during a recent summit entitled “The State of...