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July Fourth Parade Awards Announced

 Beads being strewn through the air, pirates swaying from the boughs of a pirate ship and waves of hands flittering about, the 50th Annual...

Welcome to the “I am Hope Cafe”

 The “I Am Hope Café” is finally a reality, and, now, the estimated 2,000 homeless in the Brandon area will have a permanent place...

Brandon Rotary Donates $70,000

Brandon’s first and original rotary club, which is simply called The Rotary Club of Brandon, was recently able to witness the fruit of...

“What is Nerdvana?” Lifelong Fan Gets on Jeopardy

If you read last month’s installment, then you’ve probably already seen me come in second place to a research scientist from the National Institutes...

Mosaic to Build Headquarters Near FishHawk Ranch

The Mosaic Company and Newland Communities announced today that Mosaic has entered into an agreement to purchase a 7.4-acre tract of land from Newland...

Ruskin Plans Party For 100 Years

Plenty of ideas were thrown around at a recent meeting at the Ruskin Chamber of Commerce about Ruskin’s Centennial Celebration, but overall one idea...

Jack Hanna Boards At Canine Cabana

Two former zookeepers at Busch Gardens have opened a dog day care facility in our own backyard. Kendall Duncan and Angie Frazier opened Canine...

HCC SouthShore Develops Unique Programs

The new Hillsborough Community College Campus SouthShore has residents of the Ruskin area excited, but something they may not know is cause for even...

It Takes A Community to Build A Playground

In the words of the builder of the world's largest playgrounds, Walt Disney, "The way to get started is to quit talking and begin...

Volunteers Put Crime Under Control

Once a month, Stacie Leonard puts on her patrol uniform and heads off to her shift as a Citizen's Patrol Officer in Apollo Beach. ...