Local Brandon Mayflower Descendant Becomes Organization’s Florida Governor

Staff Report Local Brandon resident and Mayflower Descendant, James Preston, was elected in November to serve the Florida State Society of Mayflower Descendants as Governor...

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...

Reversible Lanes No Longer Recommended After Residents Voice Opinions At Meetings

By Kathy L. Collins Hundreds of area residents have participated in the discussion of the Brandon Corridors and Mixed-Use Centers Pilot Project. Residents have voiced...

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...

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...

Storm Yard Debris Collection For Hillsborough County

Residents cleaning up their yards can start disposing of vegetative storm debris as yard waste collections begin in the unincorporated Hillsborough County Service Area,...

Hillsborough County Designated for Individual Assistance Under FEMA

Homeowners, renters and business owners in Broward, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Palm Beach, Putnam, and St. Johns counties may now apply for federal disaster assistance...

Hillsborough County Veterans Population Soars To Highest In Florida

By Tamas Mondovics That Hillsborough County is boasting a large population of military veterans is not breaking news. In fact, for a while the...

Register For Fall Senior Games & More…

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Hillsborough County Launches Free Mosquito Fish Wednesdays Hillsborough County Mosquito Control is teaming up with the University of Florida (UF) to...

Residents Seek Answers For South County Transportation Woes At Meeting

By Tamas Mondovics As expected, Southern Hillsborough County area residents came out in force to attend a recent town hall meeting seeking answers for...