Brandon Ballet Announces Scholarship Winner For 2013

By Kathy L. Collins The 2013 winner of the Richard Munro Memorial Scholarship is 15-year-old Valrico resident, Miranda Augustine, a ninth  grade student in the...

FishHawk Creek Elementary Students Win Odyssey Of The Mind Competition

By Tamas Mondovics Hard work and problem solving skills paid off last month for a team of FishHawk Creek Elementary School students, who were...

Get The Dirt With Florida Yard Expert

Lynn Barber, Hillsborough County Extension The University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences has an excellent tool for gardeners. It is the Central...

Spring Brings Beautiful (But Deadly) Blooms For Our Pets

April showers bring May flowers, and now that the spring season is approaching, many people will begin gardening, as well as purchasing plants and...

Homeschool Fun At Camp Cristina

By Nicole Mion The idea was to have a “recess” for homeschooled children: a drop-off program chock full of engaging outdoor activities and a time...

Local Students Receive Scholarships From Riverview Woman’s Club

The Riverview Woman’s Club held its monthly luncheon on May 16 where six high school graduates were awarded scholarships. Five students received $1000 and...

Hands-on Spanish Helps With Conversation Comfort

By Marie Gilmore Carla Mount knows first-hand what it is like to be in a foreign country where language is a barrier. She understands being...

Immanuel Lutheran School Celebrates 33 Years of Christian Education

By Libby Hopkins Immanuel Lutheran School was founded in 1980 as a ministry of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Brandon. It strives for academic excellence through...

Honor Student Nominated For Congress Of Future Medical Leaders Program

Newsome Freshman Alyssa Creason-Beaver will spend a few days this summer as a Delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders. It will take...

Children Are Given The Foundation To Be Independent Learners At Grade...

By Kathy L. Collins Does your child need a boost or assistance with core classes such as math, reading and writing? Would your child like...