County Public Schools To Hire 200 Bus Drivers, Mechanics For Upcoming...

By Tamas Mondovics Hillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS) recently announced its plans to hire school bus drivers and mechanics for the upcoming school year, which...

Start Of Rainy Season Too Little Too Late To Avoid Countywide...

By Tamas Mondovics The 2017 hurricane season officially began on June 1, and as hoped brought some much needed rain to ease and give some...

County Summer Food Program For Children & More…

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Hillsborough Aims To Feed More Hungry Kids This Summer Hunger doesn’t take the summer off. Neither do efforts to get food...

Water Safety Takes Center Stage As Summer Boating Season Begins

By Tamas Mondovics Considered by many as the one of the busiest boating weekends and the start to the summer boating season, Memorial Day weekend...

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...

Crime & Public Safety Beat: Hillsborough Extends Emergency Ban On Open...

By Tamas Mondovics While the occasional afternoon storm does bring some relief, it is hardly enough to quench the thirst for rain, the lack of...

Brandon Regional Library to be Closed June 1-4

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 25, 2017) The Brandon Regional Library, 619 Vonderburg Drive, will be closed June 1-4 while workers upgrade the air conditioning...

Motorists Brace For Delays As Roadway Improvement Projects Begin

By Tamas Mondovics County officials are now starting on road facelift and construction projects, some lasting for months while others for the next few years....

County To Host Public Meeting To Discuss Dog Park In Brandon

By Tamas Mondovics Brandon area residents have a chance to see the plans and provide feedback to County staff during an upcoming public meeting about...

County To Begin $16.4M, 3-Year Lithia Pinecrest, Lumsden, Durant...

By Tamas Mondovics Area residents recently had a chance to learn about a long-awaited project to increase traffic flow and improve safety at the intersection...