School District Serves 50,000 Free Meals In A Day

Editor’s Note: Please double check the district’s website for latest information on school lunches as details change weekly. Any child in Hillsborough County can now...

Up Up And Away Festival Brings Hot Air Balloons To Lakeland

The Up Up and Away Florida Hot Air Balloon Festival is coming to the SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus in Lakeland on Friday, Saturday...

Alliance Group Encourages Parents To Fund Education

Last month, Hillsborough County Public School (HCPS) parents received messages from Superintendent Jeff Eakins letting them know that the education budget approved by Governor...

Eye On Business: Valrico, Nov. 2019

Campo Family YMCA Welcomes New Advisory Board Members The Campo Family YMCA is pleased to welcome 10 new members to its Advisory Board. The...

Fixer Upper’s Chip & Joanna Gaines Sponsor Valrico Woman To Climb To...

By Amanda Boston Coinciding with the release of his new book Capital Gaines, Chip Gaines from HGTV’s Fixer Upper launched his ChipStarter contest. The contest...

Hillsborough County Funds Wheelchair-Accessible Baseball Fields In Temple Terrace

On January 6, the first-ever wheelchair-accessible baseball fields in Hillsborough County were unveiled in a ribbon-cutting ceremony in conjunction with the City of Temple...

Artists, Young And Old, Are Invited To Enter Artwork In The...

A Call To Artists has been issued by the East Hillsborough Art Guild (EHAG) for the 2020 Florida Strawberry Festival Fine Art Show which...

A Proposed Split From Mother Hillsborough: Where In The World Is...

By Charles Nelson Unquestionably, Henry Plant’s railroad put Tampa on the map in 1884. That railroad also ran through the small town of Cork in...

New 54,000-Sq.-Ft. Publix To Take Winn-Dixie’s Place In Valrico Commons

Publix is moving its Valrico location, open since 1994, at the Brandon Blvd. Shoppes and, in November, will cross S.R. 60 to open a...

Year in Review- Updates on the Top Stories from 2017: Area...

By Tamas Mondovics Durant, Riverview, Apollo Beach, and nearby community’s student-athletes gave parents, coaches, and fans a great first half of the 2017-2018 athletic season,...