HCSO Explorer Post 238 Seeks New Recruits

By Tamas Mondovics Local area youth between the ages of 14 and 21 who are interested in a law enforcement or related career need not...

Homeschool Fun At Camp Cristina

By Nicole Mion The idea was to have a “recess” for homeschooled children: a drop-off program chock full of engaging outdoor activities and a time...

Pack 603 Does A Good Deed To Help Others Read

By Pack 603 Scouts Cub Scout Pack 603 from Riverview started off this school year helping teachers and other children in their community by hosting...

The Cookson Hills Toy Run Celebrates 20 Years Of Helping Those...

On Sunday, December 1, the Cookson Hills Toy Run will be celebrating its 20th anniversary of helping those in need in the Brandon community....

Center Place Offers Fantastic Line Up Of Live Theatre For Children...

Every year for the last 27 years, Center Place of Brandon has hosted a season of live theatre for children ages 3 and up....

Armwood Culinary Program Provides Real World Experience To Those Interested In...

Thanks to a dedicated teacher and culinary professional, Armwood High School's Culinary Program is thriving. Paul Shaffer, CTE Department Head and Culinary Arts Teacher...

Turkey Creek Trojans Confident Of Playoff Success

By Tamas Mondovics Based on its current standing, it is safe to say that the Turkey Creek Trojans Youth Football and Cheerleading program has every...

VSA Florida Looks To Join The Brandon Community

By Libby Hopkins The VSA program was started over 35 years ago by Jean Kennedy-Smith, sister of Eunice Kennedy, who started the Special Olympics. The...

ECHO Crowns Miss ECHO & Miss ECHO Jr. 2013

By Kathy Collins Each October ECHO holds its Annual Kids Helping Kids Fashion Show. For the last few years, ECHO has named one child, who...

Valrico Resident Writes Children’s Book For Eagle Scout Service Project

By Nicole Schoen Valrico resident, Ben Osenton, is only a few steps away from earning the title of Eagle Scout, which has been a tradition...