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...

Commissioner Stacy White Holds Community Office Hours At Library

Residents of Bloomingdale and surrounding areas were welcome to stop by the Bloomingdale Library on June 14 for a one-on-one meeting with County Commissioner,...

County Hosts Public Meetings For Stormwater Drainage And Watershed Master Plan

By Tamas Mondovics A pair of public open-house format meetings held in Brandon and in Riverview last month allowed area residents to learn about a...

Newsome High School Marching Band Gets $5K from Hillsborough County For...

By Tamas Mondovics Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners proudly presented a $5,000 check to the Newsome High School Wolfpack Marching Band in support of...

Polar Express 4-D, Winter Wonderland & More…

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com THE POLAR EXPRESS™ 4-D Experience At The Florida Aquarium The Florida Aquarium is getting in the holiday spirit and is excited...

BOCC Gives Green Light For New 53,000 Sq. Ft. Assisted Living...

By Tamas Mondovics In a 5-2 vote during its regularly scheduled meeting in early August, the Hillsborough County Board of County Commission (BOCC) gave the...

Hillsborough County Seeks Applications for Citizen Boards and Councils

Press Release Hillsborough County, Fla. (June 5, 2017) Hillsborough County is seeking residents to serve on several County citizen advisory boards and councils. Residents interested in...

Brandon Area Students Learn About Solar, Science At STEM At Hands-On...

Students from all over Hillsborough County showed off their science and engineering skills with help from the sun last month at the annual EnergyWhiz...

Headline Concerts Announced For 2018 Florida Strawberry Festival

Headline Entertainment lineup announced for 2018 Florida Strawberry Festival PLANT CITY, Fla. (Nov. 13, 2017) – The Florida Strawberry Festival released its lineup of headline entertainment...

Hillsborough County Hires New Parks And Recreation Director, Dale Dougherty

By Tamas Mondovics Hillsborough County welcomed Dale “Doc” Dougherty this month as the new Parks and Recreation Department director. Dougherty, who brings more than 20 years...