Teen Court Volunteers Hear Cases Offering Alternatives To First-Time Offenders

For first-time teenage offenders, Teen Court is a better alternative to juvenile court. In the Teen Court Program, after admitting guilt or taking responsibility...

Get To Know Your Local State Senators, Galvano, Rouson, Lee

The Florida State Senate is the upper chamber of the Florida State Legislature. The state of Florida has 40 state senators. The areas are...

Meet Your Local Florida State House Of Representatives

The Florida House of Representatives is the lower house of the Florida Legislature. The state is divided into 120 districts. Legislative districts are drawn...

Residents Share Concerns With Commissioner White

Thirty-two local residents paid a visit to District 4 Commissioner Stacy White as he and staff members hosted community hours at the Bloomingdale Regional...

County Gives Leaders A Backstage Pass

Every two weeks, 25 residents from around Hillsborough County have the opportunity to spend half a day experiencing local government firsthand. These residents are...

Traffic Alert – Big Bend Road Closure Will Impact Motorists

Hillsborough County, Fla. (March 13, 2019) – Big storm drain improvements are happening on Big Bend Road beginning Saturday, March 16, and motorists can...

More Than 100 Area Pastors Join Vice President Mike Pence At...

More than 100 Central Florida pastors were privileged on Tuesday, October 9 to attend a White House briefing with U. S. Vice President Mike...

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...