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Foster parents needed for rescued Labs

Foster parents needed for rescued Labs

By PENNY FLETCHER Just about anybody who saw the 2008 movie Marley & Me with Jennifer Aniston and Owen Wilson would recognize Rudy, who played the older dog in the…

Charity is the real winner as 3 vie for title of Honorary Mayor of Riverview

Charity is the real winner as 3 vie for title of Honorary Mayor of Riverview

By KEVIN BRADY The new mayor of Riverview will not be drawing up plans for invading Brandon (who would want it?) or raising taxes — it’s an honorary post, after…

Grabbing the brass ring

Grabbing the brass ring

By LIA MARTIN In today’s challenging economy, businesses — including hospitals — are struggling to hold onto talented employees. Replacing them can cost an employer four times the employee’s annual…

Left for dead on a battlefield, survival and a 70-year friendship

Left for dead on a battlefield, survival and a 70-year friendship

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN Chuck Midlam is a man who has lived life on his own terms. Except, possibly, for the day he was left dying on a battlefield with wounds…

Letter to the Editor: June 5, 2014

Dear Editor, Thank you for your article  regarding the Consumers Affairs Committee [May 22, 2014]. I was astounded at the way the committee was treated by the board of directors…

Leadership Hillsborough lends a hand at Warrior’s Place in Ruskin

Leadership Hillsborough lends a hand at Warrior’s Place in Ruskin

By KEVIN BRADY Members of Leadership Hillsborough took their classroom outdoors last weekend to help build several projects at My Warrior’s Place in Ruskin, thanks to a grant from the…

Riverview woman changes from Commission race to State House

Riverview woman changes from Commission race to State House

By PENNY FLETCHER Hillsborough County native Donna Fore knew she was a shoo-in to be the Democratic candidate for the District 4 County Commission seat because she would be running …

Hundreds turn out for former East Bay High student benefit

Hundreds turn out for former  East Bay High student benefit

By KEVIN BRADY They ran, walked, ambled and sauntered, but the race wasn’t really the thing at the 5K4Q (5K for Queena) Run at E.G. Simmons Park in Ruskin. More…

Honorary Mayor of Riverview race kicks off at Crawfish Festival

Honorary Mayor of Riverview race kicks off at Crawfish Festival

On May 31, the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce held their Hat Toss for the 2015 Honorary Mayor of Riverview race.  A large crowd of chamber and community members gathered…

Rock and Ribs fundraiser set for Showmen’s Association

Rock and Ribs fundraiser set for Showmen’s Association

By KEVIN BRADY Fancy a taste of some of the best ribs in Florida while listening to local bands? Then mark June 21 on your calendar and head to the…

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