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Trick or Treat Street another success

Trick or Treat Street another success

TOTS costumes, candy, vendors and volunteers score big in Riverview By LINDA CHION KENNEY Another Trick or Treat Street is in the books for the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce,…

Obituaries for the week of Oct. 31, 2019

Obituaries for the week of Oct. 31, 2019

Lawrence Brigant Lawrence Brigant, of Sun City Center, passed away surrounded by family on Wednesday, October 23, 2019. Larry was born in Brooklyn, NY on January 16, 1935, to Mildred…

American Legion celebrates 100th anniversary

American Legion celebrates 100th anniversary

American Legion celebrates 100th anniversary at Veterans Day assembly By PHYLLIS HODGES Jim Wendell, American Legion Post 246 commander, and his fellow Legionnaires are excited about this year’s Veterans Day…

First time in Manatee County

First time in Manatee County

Greater South Florida Diocese of the First Born Church of the Living God Fellowship Assembly to be held in Palmetto By CARL MARIO NUDI Members and guests of the First…

Seniors protest sprawl along S.R. 674

Seniors protest sprawl along S.R. 674

Seniors protest sprawl along S.R. 674 By LOIS KINDLE Eight residents from Sun City Center, Wimauma, Valencia Lakes and Ruskin came out at the crack of dawn Oct. 18 to…

Training day

Training day

Parrish, Duette, Nokomis fire districts get hands-on training By CARL MARIO NUDI The Parrish Fire District hosted an Advance Extrication Techniques and Scenarios course behind the fire station on Wednesday,…

Sharks rally to nip Bolts 20-18

Sharks rally to nip Bolts 20-18

Southshore Showdown this Friday By STEVE JACKSON Coach William Mosel and his Sharks snatched a 20-18 roller coaster victory at the expense of Ridge Community on a soggy field in…

Bragging rights at stake

Bragging rights at stake

Bragging rights at stake when Lennard, Riverview meet this Friday By STEVE JACKSON The Lennard Longhorns cruised to a 36-0 victory over a depleted 0-8 Haines City Hornets’ team last…

DON’T MISS the SouthShore Seafood & Arts Festival

DON’T MISS the SouthShore Seafood & Arts Festival

Inaugural SouthShore Seafood & Arts Festival set for Nov. 2 and 3 By LOIS KINDLE The largest outdoor event in southern Hillsborough County has morphed into something bigger and better,…

Hillsborough County Fair local winners

Hillsborough County Fair local winners

Local winners’ ribbons on display at Hillsborough County Fair Photos by Linda Chion Kenney The Hillsborough County Fair returns Thursday to Friday, Oct. 24-27, at the Hillsborough County Fairgrounds, 215…