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Adoptions here are heartfelt

Adoptions here are heartfelt

By LOIS KINDLE For some women, raising a child isn’t an option, and for others having one isn’t possible. That’s the reason private agencies like Heartfelt Adoptions exists. “We bought…

2017 World Rowing Championships course inches close to the finish line

2017 World Rowing Championships course inches close to the finish line

By CARL MARIO NUDI  With the recent completion of a landmark five-story building, the organizing committee inched closer to the finish line in its preparation for the 2017 World Rowing…

Candidates announce bid to become Sun City Center’s honorary mayor

Candidates announce bid to become Sun City Center’s honorary mayor

South Shore businesses, nonprofits to benefit from mayor’s race fundraising. By LOIS KINDLE The race for the 2018 honorary mayor of Sun City Center will start with a bang Aug.…

Good Samaritan Mission eyes new outreach with sale of Wimauma property for $1.2 million

Good Samaritan Mission eyes new outreach with sale of Wimauma property for $1.2 million

By KEVIN BRADY Good Samaritan Mission, a Hillsborough County fixture for 33 years, is selling its Wimauma property hoping to secure the charity’s future and bring services closer to migrant…

SBDC’s mission is helping new, existing businesses find success

SBDC’s mission is helping new, existing businesses find success

By LOIS KINDLE If you’re starting a new business or needing advice on how to keep one going, the Florida Small Business Development Center at Hillsborough County can help. It…

Home Depot invests volunteer hours, $24.5K into rehab of Riverview VFW

Home Depot invests volunteer hours, $24.5K into rehab of Riverview VFW

Dozens of volunteers from Home Depot stores in the region converged on the Riverview VFW building on Friday morning. Their mission? A four-hour major rehab of the aging facility. In…

84 Lumber opens on U.S. 41 S. near County Line Road

84 Lumber opens on U.S. 41 S. near County Line Road

The national chain 84 Lumber added to its more than 250 stores by opening a Ruskin location at 6301 U.S. 41 S., just north of County Line Road. A grand-opening…

Obituaries August 17, 2017

Mildred Miller Mildred Miller, 99, of Sun City Center, Fla. passed away August 9, 2017. She was a major contributor to H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Research Center and was preceded…

Changes coming to South County bus service

Changes coming to South County bus service

BY YVETTE C. HAMMETT After numerous public meetings to alert bus riders to potential changes in routes, the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority is preparing to roll out new schedules…

Sheriff’s deputies collect, distribute backpacks for children in need

Sheriff’s deputies collect, distribute backpacks for children in need

By LOIS KINDLE Eighty kids finishing up summer camp at the Wimauma Boys & Girls Club are ready for school, thanks to the efforts of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office deputies…

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