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Poker Ride Jan. 14

Poker Ride Jan. 14

Play a bit of poker at Little Manatee River State Park Saturday By LOIS KINDLE lois@observernews.net Anyone who likes to ride a horse, walk a trail or glide along a river…

Median improvements

Median improvements

CA assumes maintenance of Pebble Beach medians By PHYLLIS HODGES hodgespress@gmail.com The Sun City Center Community Association’s primary reason for existing is to serve the residents of SCC. Historically, that has…

The circus came to town

The circus came to town

In Gibsonton: The show did go on… Photo gallery at end of article. By MITCH TRAPHAGEN Saturday morning started under gray and rainy skies with a temperature of 71 at 8…

Sunshine Café debuts new owners, dinner menu

Sunshine Café debuts new owners, dinner menu

Fiore’s Sunshine Cafe introduces new dinner menu By LOIS KINDLE lois@observernews.net Since purchasing the Sunshine Café last summer, Donna and Matt Fiore have been quietly making tiny changes at the…

Thunder By The Bay

Thunder By The Bay

Amid controversy and cold weather, Thunder By The Bay continues into 19th year By ANDREA SHAY Despite the cold climate and change of venue, many motorcycle and music enthusiasts braved…

Parrish YMCA

Parrish YMCA

Parrish YMCA reacts to area growth with land purchase for new facility By CARL MARIO NUDI carl@observernews.net The historic Parrish School has housed a branch of Manatee YMCA since 2009,…