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...

Sheriff David Gee Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

By Tamas Mondovics As Hillsborough County Sheriff, David Gee took the last few days of his nearly four decades of law enforcement career to visit...

Local Seniors Crowned Domino Champions

By Tamas Mondovics A pair of Brandon and Ruskin area residents representing the Brandon and Ruskin Senior Centers were crowed last month as...

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...

Food For Florida Disaster Food Assistance Program Still Available October 5-10

Press Release The Department of Children and Families (DCF), in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), will implement the Food for Florida Disaster...

HCSO Col. Chad Chronister To Succeed Gee As County Sheriff

By Tamas Mondovics As the news of tropical storm Irma forming in the Caribbean reached area residents, another major development took place in Hillsborough County. Governor...

HART Promises Shorter Trip Times, Better Service Through New Bus Network

By Tamas Mondovics In harmony with its promise of shorter trip times, better connections and improved service, Hillsborough Area Regional Transit (HART) is poised to...

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...

Enjoy Family Fun This Fall At The Annual Hillsborough County Fair

By Michelle Colesanti Fall is in the air; and as the temperatures begin to slightly dip, it is time to get out and enjoy the...

FEMA/State Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Hillsborough County for Florida Survivors

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open Thursday, Sept. 21 in Hillsborough County to help Florida storm survivors. The DRC will...