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Osprey Observer Journalist Uncovers Grandfather’s Magical Photos

By Kelly Wise Valdes My grandfather, Chet Wise, was a master craftsman/woodworker that handcrafted many of the architectural details during the construction of the Magic...

Authorities Worry as Sinkhole Appears at County Landfill

“Although too early to tell, if the landfill liner is breached, contaminates from the dump could leak into the Florida Aquifer where some people...

Fire Crews Battle Brush Fire Near FishHawk Businesses and Homes

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue 1st-Battalion Chief Paul McClamma from station 37 watches as his crew works on bringing a brush fire under control that...

Movie Passes For One Year Winners Chosen, More Chances To Win

Goodrich Theaters located at 10550 East Bay Rd. in Gibsonton are scheduled to open in March. For its Grand Opening promotion, the company is...

Newest Member Of FishHawk

Photos by: Allan Miller Photos taken of Sandhill cranes at the Lake by Lake House.

Calgary, Alberta A Trip Worth Taking Any Time OF Year

Calgary, Alberta, Canada has always been a great family-friendly vacation destination. With its close proximity to the Rocky Mountains, a clean city, a temperate...

Photo Archives And History Center Initiates New Volunteer Program

By Kathy L. Collins The Plant City Photo Archives and History Center recently initiated a Volunteer Staff Program. The program is open to both clerical...

Recent Osprey Observer Poll Determines Top Local Breakfast Eateries

By Ivy Velazquez Who doesn’t love a real breakfast meal? Whether it be a fully loaded omelette or a large stack of pancakes slathered in...

Brush Fire Destroys Two Homes in Riverview

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue crews bring a brush fire turned structure fire under control in Riverview on Wednesday afternoon. The flames engulfed and destroyed...

Brandon Fourth Of July Parade

Photo By Tamas Mondovics Nice and cozy in her wagon, Valrico area resident, Lucy Buckler, 3, enjoys the festivities of this year’s Brandon Fourth of...