Tampa’s Royal Family KIDS Camp Brings Hope To Foster Kids

By Amanda Boston Every day in Tampa Bay, an average of eight children are removed from their homes because of abuse or neglect. In June,...

Florida Leads Nation With Over 10,000 Guardian Ad Litem Volunteers

Staff Report Florida Guardian ad Litem (GAL) Executive Director, Alan Abramowitz, revealed that Florida’s GAL Program has exceeded its goal of 10,000 volunteers who advocate...

Center Place Presents Eighth Annual Chalk Walk And Fourth Annual Indoor...

  By Kathy L. Collins On Saturday, November 1, Center Place and the Brandon League of Fine Arts (BLFA) will present the Eighth Annual Chalk Walk...

Randall Student Wins Hearts And 2013, YEA! Award

By Tamas Mondovics Six youth leaders, among them 14-year-old Randall Middle School student with Downs Syndrome, Zachary Foyt, enjoyed the limelight last month as recipients...

SeaWorld Orlando Offers Great Fun For Young Family Members

  By Marie Gilmore Having company in town with a 2-year-old animal-loving girl means a trip to SeaWorld Orlando and a day filled with adventure that...

Student-Athletes Get Spotlight On National Signing Day

Joined by teammates, teachers, coaches, family and friends, dozens of local student-athletes enjoyed the spotlight last month during national signing day. Area schools that were...

Showmen’s Association Makes Christmas A Reality For Needy Children

By Sharon Still Many children are not able to have a Christmas filled with presents and other treats and the International Independent Showmen’s Association (IISA)...

Orange Home Accessories’ Christmas In July To Benefit A Kid’s Place

  By Kathy L. Collins Debbie Ploor, owner of Orange Home Accessories located at 1046 Bloomingdale Ave. in Valrico, will host Christmas in July to benefit...

Academy Takes Healthier Option For Fundraising Event

  By Libby Hopkins Oftentimes school fundraisers consist of candy, cookie dough, toys and wrapping paper. Olive oil, vinegar, and organic coconut and honey detoxing body...

Big Developments Planned For 500 Acre Boy Scout Camp Alafia

  By Tamas Mondovics Boy Scouts living in FishHawk and nearby communities will soon have the opportunity to experience the great outdoors and hone their skills,...