Charity Breaks Ground For New Unit

By Sandy Meyer My Warrior’s Place recently held a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate commencement of construction on its newest building. The additional unit will be...

Student Named Operation Homefront 2016 Military Child of the Year® Semifinalist

By Stephen Thomas Operation Homefront, the national nonprofit dedicated to building strong, stable, and secure military families, today named Valrico Student Hannah Johnson, 17 military...

Women’s Army Corps Member Remembers Service

By Sandy Meyer Jill Andrews has had many important roles during her life. She currently serves as the Senior Solutions Expert at Superior Residences in...

First Presbyterian Church Helps Local Veterans Preserve Their Stories

By Sandy Meyer War veterans now have a place to memorialize their stories. Though the Veteran’s History Project was established in 2000, it has just...

SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In & Expo Honors Armed Forces With...

Staff Report The 42nd Annual SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In & Expo, presented by VISIT FLORIDA and the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association, will...

Annual Tampa Bay CaresWalk To Build Home For Local Wounded Veteran

By Kathy Collins Tampa Bay area Coldwell Banker locations are hosting the Fourth Annual Tampa Bay CaresWalk on Saturday, April 2. Monies raised from...

VFW Post 8108 Members Continue To Serve

By Sandy Meyer While we as a nation celebrate those who gave their life for their country in May and thank the veterans who fought...

Bloomingdale High School Graduate Serves Aboard USS Maryland

By MC3 Jamal McNeill, Navy Office of Community Outreach A 2011 Bloomingdale graduate and Plant City native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part...

Brandon Retiree Writes Of Indonesian Family’s World War II Experience In...

By Andria Barrios Many have read stories and heard tales of civilians living in the United States during World War II, but few know what...

Technology Takes Center Stage During Farm Tours Offered To Local Veterans

By Tamas Mondovics While local officials joined thousands of celebrations nationwide, and arranged to take time out to say thanks to current and former...