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Video: Men shatter glass door during break-in at Brandon beauty school

Video: Men shatter glass door during break-in at Brandon beauty school

Surveillance video released by detectives shows two men breaking into a Brandon cosmotology school early Wednesday and stealing two computer hard drives, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said. ...
Published: 08/21/15
Crews begin filling Seffner sinkhole

Crews begin filling Seffner sinkhole

The Seffner sinkhole with a deadly history is once again filled in - at least for now.
Updated one month ago
Sinkhole that swallowed man in Seffner reopens

Sinkhole that swallowed man in Seffner reopens

SEFFNER — Residents of this Seffner neighborhood have seen it before.
Updated one month ago

Here are the important dates for the 2015-16 school year

The new school year started Monday for teachers and will start next Tuesday for students as Hillsborough County Public Schools — the nation’s eighth-largest school district — welcomes more than 200,000 students to its more than 2...
Updated one month ago
CG Custom Wood Work caters to unique furniture tastes

CG Custom Wood Work caters to unique furniture tastes

Earlier this year, Christopher George took the leap, leaving behind a full-time job to fully commit to CG Custom Wood Work, the company he founded to indulge his passion and further his craft.
Updated one month ago

Nearest Democratic Women’s Club is in Tampa

CARROLLWOOD — There is no Democratic Women’s Club in the greater-Brandon area. The nearest group, the Democratic Women’s Club of Hillsborough, which was formed decades ago, meets from 6 to 8:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month...
Updated one month ago
Festival aims to deepen north Brandon park interest

Festival aims to deepen north Brandon park interest

BRANDON — In business for decades, the Brandon Community Center nevertheless remains a mystery to many county residents.
Updated one month ago
Pickleball and more set for Tampa Bay Senior Games

Pickleball and more set for Tampa Bay Senior Games

Hundreds of seniors, ages 50 and up, are again expected to participate in the 35th annual Tampa Bay Senior Games. The event includes three weeks of competition in various activities scheduled to take place at venues throughout Hillsborough County.
Updated one month ago

GO Hillsborough aims for referendum, sets transportation meetings

BRANDON — Traffic slowing you down? Commuting headaches taking their toll? Hillsborough County transportation officials want to hear from you at a series of community meetings scheduled through Oct. 15.
Updated one month ago
Pish Posh Boutique specializes in refreshed furniture

Pish Posh Boutique specializes in refreshed furniture

If the Pish Posh Refreshed Furniture, Décor and More Boutique in Valrico has a sort of “yin yang feel” to its name, it’s by design and purpose, said business owner Veronica Perkins.
Updated one month ago