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Anyone interested in adopting or fostering any of this week’s featured pets can make an appointment to meet them at the Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center by calling 813-744-5660 or going online to https://service.hillsboroughcounty.org/311/animal-request/. Visit TampaBeacon.com to see more.
Joshua Wostal began Nov. 8 like he did most everyday for 18 months. Up at 6:30 a.m. Open his UPS store at 7:30 a.m. and work a three-hour shift until the full-time staff arrived.
Because of Tropical Storm Nicole, Hillsborough County’s Consumer & Veterans Services department and the Veterans Council of Hillsborough County have canceled the 58th annual Veterans Day Tribute.
TAMPA — Hillsborough voters reshaped their County Commission on Nov. 8, with two Democratic incumbents falling to Republican challengers, giving the GOP a 4-3 majority on the board.
TAMPA — Projects to improve and transform neighborhoods can sometimes be costly, but there’s still time to apply for a county grant that can alleviate the burden on residents.
TAMPA — The sponsorship of Gopher Resource of Tampa, along with funding from United Way Suncoast, has allowed the Hillsborough Education Foundation to open its first Student Center of Postsecondary Exploration (SCOPE) this fall at C. Leon King High School in Tampa. A ribbon-cutting was held …
Anyone interested in adopting or fostering any of this week’s featured pets can make an appointment to meet them at the Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center by calling 813-744-5660 or going online to https://service.hillsboroughcounty.org/311/animal-request/.
TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Lottery announced Nov. 1 that Ramon Diaz Moreno, 52, of Tampa, claimed a $1 million prize from the 500X The Cash Scratch-Off game at the Lottery’s Tampa District Office. He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $820,000.
TAMPA — Hillsborough County Public Schools families have new program options to choose from during the district’s Magnet and School Choice Application Window this is now open. The application period runs until Dec. 16.
Hillsborough County’s Consumer & Veterans Services and the Veterans Council of Hillsborough County will host the 58th annual Veterans Day Tribute at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 11, at the Veterans Memorial Park & Rear Admiral LeRoy Collins, Jr. Veterans Museum, 3602 U.S. 301 N., Tampa. The …
TAMPA — Plumes of smoke rose above the shells of burned vehicles early the morning of Oct. 30 as Tampa Fire Rescue raced to extinguish flames after a small SUV crashed into a tractor-trailer hauling gasoline near the off-ramp of I-275 at Busch Boulevard.
TAMPA — When Hillsborough County put the word out that a school supply collection would benefit the children in southwest Florida counties affected by Hurricane Ian, officials were not disappointed.
If you enjoy the variety of trails Hillsborough County has to offer, the Conservation and Environmental Lands Management staff could use your help.
All Hillsborough County Head Start and Early Head Start Centers will close on Monday, Oct. 3, for children and families to allow for staff to assess and cleanup the centers.
Hillsborough County Administrator Bonnie Wise on Saturday signed an executive order declaring a state of local emergency under authority granted by the County's Emergency Management Ordinance and the Board of County Commissioners.
As Florida’s residents and guests make preparations for the arrival of potentially devastating tropical weather, National Hurricane Center forecasters continue to fine tune their tracking and intensity maps to accommodate ever-changing computer models.
The eight and ninth named storms of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season formed Sept. 23. Residents and guests all along the west coast of Florida are asked to stay tuned to the tropical weather forecast as a possible major hurricane could approach the state on Monday or Tuesday.
Anyone interested in adopting or fostering any of this week’s featured pets can make an appointment to meet them at the Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center, 440 N. Falkenburg Road, by calling 813-744-5660 or going online to https://service.hillsboroughcounty.org/311/animal-request/.
he design phase for USF’s proposed on-campus football stadium could begin in a few weeks after the Bulls recommended two companies to lead the long-awaited project Sept. 6.
TAMPA — The University of South Florida College of The Arts will now offer tickets to all of its events free of charge to students, faculty, and the general public. The college said in a press release it also will begin to schedule some weekday matinees to provide options for individuals who…
HILLSBOROUGH — Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful will host the Hillsborough River and Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, Sept. 17, from 8-11 a.m. Volunteers will cover various sites along the Hillsborough River, Alafia River, Little Manatee River, Lake Thonotosassa, and other waterways throughout Hillsboro…
Hillsborough County’s Local Stories Live monthly series is designed to highlight local small business owners and allow them to share their experiences with the rest of the community.
For Logan Ryan, the dog days of summer were spent training for his job with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. During that time, he decided to help some dog owners do some training of their own.
TAMPA — Hillsborough County commissioners, sitting as environmental regulators, denied permission Aug. 18 for a yard waste incinerator to operate in Lutz.