Hundreds of churches representing a countless number of denominations line the streets of Hillsborough County. Some are small, tight-knit communities while some host thousands of people from all walks of life. Each Sunday morning, churches across the nation open their doors, hoping to not only deliver a fresh word to seasoned members, but also to breathe new life into someone new, someone who may be searching for something to fill that void that only Jesus Christ can. More...
People have traveled hundreds of miles just to get a taste of a signature Philadelphia steak sandwich or an authentic Coney Island hot dog from a street vendor in New York City.
But area residents no longer have to visit faraway cities for some of our country’s best dishes. These All-American eats are now available under one roof—at Big City Grill Co. located at 528 Oakfield Drive in Brandon. More...
Typically when the winter months approach, Floridians can expect lower temperatures and less precipitation. Yet if the current weather conditions are any indication, Florida may experience a mild winter this season.
When the air is warm and the humidity is high, you can be certain that unwanted pests can cross your welcome mat and invade your home or business if you’re not prepared. More...
The Brandon Community Advantage Center announces an invitation to the citizens of Hillsborough County for the organization of a task force in support of the arts for the community center. More...
Christian camp for children with special needs is presented with $947, raised by giving away Tootsie Rolls! More...
On October 21, 2011 3pm-11pm in support of our friend. Entry fee is $10 includes free drink 10% off your meal @ O’Brien’s between now and event night, advance purchase allows entry to win 45” flat screen TV. The evening will provide a great family fun experience as we celebrate the favorite music hits of the 1900’s, plus much activity for children. More...
1 Can’t Miss Events
Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association’s
Lighting of the Christmas Tree
It’s back for the 29th year…Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association’s Lighting of the Christmas Tree ceremony on Wednesday, December 4 at 7 p.m. Kick off Christmas season in Brandon with performances by the Boy Scouts Color Guard, Kim Hall’s School of Dance, Tampa Bay Family Theater, Music Showcase, Leonard’s Academy of Dance, Meera Nair (Indian Dance), Brandon Ballet, Garments of Praise, Judy’s Academy of Dance, Dance Quest, and the “Ambassadors” from Bloomingdale High School. A visit from Santa will delight children of all ages. Event is free. For more information, contact Center Place at 813-653-0659. Center Place is located at 619 Vonderburg Dr. in Brandon.
Pat’s Corner Gift Shop Holiday Open House
Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association
4:30 to 7:30 p.m.
619 Vonderburg Dr., Brandon
Enjoy 25 percent off storewide. This boutique features many unique items including ornaments, handbags, wallets, jewelry, perfume, bottles, wine holders, night lights, shawls, and more gifts for your holiday shopping.
For more information, contact Center Place
Delaney Creek Lodge | 9 a.m.
320 S. Lakewood Dr., Brandon
Shoppers don’t miss out on a chance to find that perfect gift and finish your Christmas shopping. Choose from home goods, purses, jewelry, craft items, and more. Enjoy a $2.50 lunch special to benefit The American Cancer Society.
For more information, call 813-655-8858.