Early Childhood Council Celebrates 30 Years Of Helping Hillsborough County Children

By Kathy L. Collins Last month the Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc., in partnership with local agencies and volunteers, held a developmental screening...

Adventures In Home-schooling “Good Clean Fun By the Minute”

By Nicole Mion Most homeschooling families look for quality, wholesome entertainment that is relatively inexpensive when summer rolls around. Here are some suggestions that my...

Chalklines: Schools Host Financial Aid Nights, Students Excel On AP Exams...

Story by Tamas Mondovics Area Schools To Host Final Set Of Financial Aid Night Hillsborough County Public Schools have hosted a series of Financial Aid Workshops...

Chalklines: Valrico Elementary School to Host Kindergarten Round-Up

By Tamas Mondovics Hillsborough County Public Schools will hold a Kindergarten Round Up period for the 2017-2018 school year and Valrico Elementary School is gearing...

Get The Dirt With Florida Yard Expert

By Lynn Barber, Hillsborough County Extension The Community Water Wise Awards are sponsored by Tampa Bay Water and recognizes individuals and businesses committed to conserving...

November: Get the Dirt

By Lynn Barber Either you love or hate “to do” lists. For those of you that love lists, here’s my list of fall “to...

A Children’s Kastle Early Learning Center Encourages Meal Time Conversation

By Brenda Giles Spending time in conversation during meal time promotes a great learning foundation for early literacy. “Teachers partnering with parents prove to be a...

Teacher’s Helper Providing Quality Service, Products For Over 30 Years

By Madeline Sullivan Teacher’s Helper, Inc. store has been providing teaching supplies along with excellent customer service for more than 30 years. The store opened...

March 2016: Get The Dirt

By Lynn Barber Spring in Hillsborough County means we’re past the last chance of frost, local area gardening festivals are occurring and we can...

Students Ask For Help With Disability Ball

A group of students at Bloomingdale High School is looking for help putting together a special night for some special teenagers. The school’s JROTC...