PLANT CITY — If current trends continue, the region's status as a major strawberry producer will depend in large part on what happens in Mexico.
Let's not wait until someone dies.
This year, the Hillsborough County School Board voted to end courtesy busing for thousands of students. After years of providing buses to select students within two miles of their school, the school district eliminated courtesy busing as a means of saving money.
BRANDON — Gluttony may be one of the seven deadly sins, but Father Leo Patalinghug believes food can break barriers and bring people together.
And it works.
During a meeting of the Florida cabinet in June, Governor Rick Scott recognized Hillsborough County's George Bennett "Ben" Ritter with the Governor's Medal of Merit.
CLEARWATER —The 426 acres of pasture in Odessa have served the city of Clearwater well over the decades.
TEMPLE TERRACE — The last time Temple Terrace elected a mayor, voters had a choice of one: Kim Leinbach, who ran unopposed last fall but decided to resign in May.
Roberto Torres stands as one of the city's most impressive rising entrepreneurs. The owner of Blind Tiger Cafes, Black & Denim clothing company and CoWork Ybor has expanded his reach with locations at Tampa International Airport and The Morrison, a new mixed use development in the SoHo District. Torres, …
Ford's Garage opened its sixth Florida location in Westchase this week.
CARROLLWOOD — While many northerners are shoveling snow, Floridians are lounging poolside in the middle of winter.
You've seen and heard the stories about how air-conditioning breakdowns created sweltering conditions in many Hillsborough County public schools. It is a sweaty, stinking, ongoing mess, and there is no quick fix.