Rick Cochran Pursuing County Commissioner, District 4 Position With Leadership Through...

  By Brock Mikosky The campaign slogan reads “leadership through service” and that is what voters get from Rick Cochran, candidate for Hillsborough County Commission, District...

Stacy White Finishes School Board Term, Seeks District 4 County Commission...

  Staff Report Stacy White is a fifth generation native of east Hillsborough County and lives in Valrico with his wife of 18 years, Barbie, and...

Fundraiser For Service Dog, Free Water Safety Lessons & More…

Help Crystal Hook Get The Service Dog She Needs Crystal Hook, age 28, was born with developmental delays, is nonverbal and is 90 percent blind....

Weight Loss Support Group, Garden Club & More…

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Lions Meeting Welcomes Brandon Outreach Clinic Speaker At the Lions Club meeting in November, Brandon Outreach Clinic speaker, Debbie Meegan spoke...

Army Veteran Dee Prether Begins Bid For District 4 School Board...

By Adam Musgrave As the race for District 4 school board continues to accelerate, army veteran and certified teacher Dee Prether has entered the chase. Prether,...

Over 60 Candidates Boast Qualifications To Residents During 2014 Candidate Forum

  By Tamas Mondovics Residents had a chance to meet, question and hear prepared speeches by the more than 60 candidates running for government office in...

Greg Green County Judge’s Motto “Experience, Integrity And Committed To Service”,...

Attorney Greg Green has dedicated his life to serving the people of Hillsborough County. Green was born, raised and educated here in Hillsborough County. He...

The Political History Of Alderman Ford Park

By Charlie Nelson In 1894, a group of young friends enjoyed a picnic at Alderman's Ford on the Alafia River. From this small gathering, pioneer...

Janet Dougherty Rides Campaign Trail In Honor Of Her Father

  By Nicole Heubusch Janet Dougherty comes from a large family of seven brothers and sisters. She made a promise to them that she would follow...

Representative Jake Raburn Opens District Office On Erindale

By Adam Musgrave Rep. Jake Raburn’s new congressional district office in Valrico recently held a ribbon cutting with the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce. The...