Hurricane Irma Tests Community Resilience As First Major Storm To Hit...

By Tamas Mondovics It has been 12 years since Hurricane Wilma, the last major storm to make landfall in the state of Florida and the...

Baseball Tryouts & Social Media Business Classes At Library & More…

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Girl Scout’s Silver Project Helps Give Comfort To Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Chemo Grace Allen, an 8th grade Randall Middle School...

Student Plans Father/Daughter Dance To Raise Funds For Children’s Home

By Kate Quesada Seven-year-old Gabryelle Lane has been working for years to help those less fortunate than her. This month she is inviting others to...

Local Elementary Student And Grandpa Publish Adventure Book

Writing and publishing a book is no easy feat, but local seven-year-old Christian Patrick is no ordinary first grader. Along with his grandfather, Patrick...

Local Riverview Resident Answers God’s Call

By Amanda Boston The introduction of Genesis 12:4, reads, “So Abram went, as the LORD had told him...” If you back up a few...

Grace Notes: Stinky Face

By Deborah Coty Our conversation as my preschool grandbuddy Blaine watched me applying make-up: Blaine: What's that stuff do, Mimi? Me: It's blush; it gives me...

Student’s Ministry Provides For People In Need, Gains Magazine Cover Story

By Nick Nahas Jessica Valdes has been a very ambitious and caring person since the age of 4, helping those less fortunate than her. Valdes,...

Worship Team Summer Boot Camp Coming To Music Showcase

By Kathy Collins The Florida Academy of the Performing Arts at Music Showcase in Brandon will offer a Worship Team Summer Boot Camp for...

Live Like You Mean It Recipe For “The Good Life”

By Derek Maul Sunday afternoon Rebekah and I drove up to Richmond to see the grandchildren. David and Beks are four and two now; Not...

Fixer Upper’s Chip & Joanna Gaines Sponsor Valrico Woman To Climb To...

By Amanda Boston Coinciding with the release of his new book Capital Gaines, Chip Gaines from HGTV’s Fixer Upper launched his ChipStarter contest. The contest...