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Farmer Pete recalls circus past at FishHawk Fresh Market

Farmer Pete recalls circus past at FishHawk Fresh Market

The first Sunday of the year the Farmers Market in Park Square at FishHawk Ranch was canceled due to early morning rain — but one vendor didn’t get the memo.
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Home furnishings and oodles of fun

Home furnishings and oodles of fun

VALRICO — Oodles Fine Furniture, 3110 Lithia Pinecrest Road, Suite 103, opened in May and recently celebrated its grand opening. Its owners aim to create a distinctive furniture-shopping experience.
Updated one month ago
Children advance in Elks Hoop Shoot free-throw competition

Children advance in Elks Hoop Shoot free-throw competition

SEFFNER — Six young, local winners of the Elks’ recent South West Central District Hoop Shoot in Seffner will compete Jan. 30 at the Regional Hoop Shoot in Sanford.
Updated one month ago

Board seats open for Greater Brandon Arts Council

BRANDON — The Greater Brandon Arts Council is looking for members and leaders as it strives to support a community-driven passion for the arts.
Updated one month ago
Free evening of entertainment offered at Winthrop theater

Free evening of entertainment offered at Winthrop theater

RIVERVIEW — The public is invited to a free, family-friendly community launch event from 5 to 9 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Barn Theatre at Winthrop, 11349 Bloomingdale Ave.
Updated one month ago
Cancer survivor pays it forward with Relay For Life

Cancer survivor pays it forward with Relay For Life

Thirteen is a lucky number for Karen Newsome because it marks the number of years she has been cancer-free.
Updated one month ago

Local authors present their writings

Several Central Florida authors, including Ingeborg E. Ryals of Valrico, will gather for a book sale and signing from noon to 2 p.m. Jan. 23 at Barnes & Noble, 122 Brandon Town Center Drive.
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Fishhawk cheer team eyes Las Vegas trip

Fishhawk cheer team eyes Las Vegas trip

FISHHAWK — A cheer team affiliated with the Pop Warner League has placed first in the nation, setting a local record and allowing for entry into a prestigious competition in Las Vegas for which fundraising is underway.
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Riverview chamber marks 50 years, growing membership

Riverview chamber marks 50 years, growing membership

RIVERVIEW – The Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce is set to celebrate “50 Years of Meaningful Connections” at its annual awards and membership dinner Friday at The Regent in Riverview.
Updated one month ago

Medical complex replaces former Borders bookstore

BRANDON — Ongoing construction at the entrance to Brandon Parkway, and the eastern entrance to the Westfield Brandon shopping mall, is turning a long-vacant bookstore into a vast medical office complex.
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