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...

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...

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...

Tampa Bay Water Pays $21M, Ends Court Case of C.W. Bill...

By Tamas Mondovics After a nearly eight-year battle, half of which has been unfolding as a court-room drama, the case of the cracked soil-cement at...

2014 Election Candidate Information

By Michelle Colesanti   County Commissioner District 7 (Countywide)   Democrat Primary Candidates MARK NASH Party: Democrat Contact Info: mark@electmarknash.com City of Residence: Lithia (grew up in Brandon in the 60’s &...

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...

HCSO Special Unit Bust Illegal Gun Enterprise Next to Gibsonton Elementary...

  "The recent shootings in our country have turned the topic of guns into a national conversation, but here at the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office,...

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...

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...