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Summer Eclipse To Be Celebrated On Forever Stamp With Hot Idea

Staff Report This summer, the Postal Service will put out a cool first-of-its-kind Forever stamp. It uses the heat of your finger to change the...

Area Residents Encouraged To Be Go-Bag Ready Year Round For Family...

By Tamas Mondovics As each official hurricane season (June1-October 31) begins, Hillsborough County and Tampa Bay area residents are encouraged to be weather emergency ready...

BayCare Names Matt Novak New President Of St. Joseph’s Hospital-South 

By Tamas Mondovics In a recent release, Bay Care Health System was pleased to announce Matt Novak as president of St. Joseph’s Hospital-South (SJHS). Novak...

All HCPS Schools/Offices Will Be Closed Friday October 7

Press Release All Hillsborough County Public Schools and district offices will be closed on Friday, October 7. Hillsborough County is expected to get tropical storm force...

Residents Urged To Prepare For Dangerous Winter/Spring Weather

By Tamas Mondovics with contributions from Michelle Colesanti “Business is not as usual,” said National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Warning Coordination Meteorologist Dan Noah as...

Hurricane Irma Tests Community Resilience As First Major Storm To Hit...

By Tamas Mondovics It has been 12 years since Hurricane Wilma, the last major storm to make landfall in the state of Florida and the...

County Promotes Year-Round Vigilance During Severe Weather Awareness Week

By Tamas Mondovics Hurricane season may be over, but an organized and powerful squall line, which in some areas produced winds of 60-80 mph made...

Hurricane Expo Helps Residents Stay Prepared For Storm Season Ahead

By Tamas Mondovics “Partners In Preparedness” has been chosen as the theme of Hillsborough County’s 2017 Hurricane Expo, a free event organized by disaster response...

Official 2016 Hurricane Season Leaves 14 Named Storms In Its Wake

After leaving 14 named storms including Hurricane Hermine and Matthew in its wake, the 2016 hurricane season gave clear testimony to the need to...

Hurricane Irma Disaster Recovery, Veteran’s Field Of Honor Ceremony & More…

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Annual Fall Festival At Alafia River State Park The Friends of Alafia and Alafia River State Park will host the...