K-9 Classic Golf Tournament

The Inaugural K-9 Classic Golf Tournament took place on August 4th at Seven Springs Golf and Country Club to raise funds for the Retired K-9 Medical Fund. The organization reimburses for all medical bills generated by retired police force K-9’s while living out their final years with their forever home owners. Flip Side Realty by Design and United Mutual Funding Corp. were the Gold sponsors and the event successfully raised over $11,000 through the efforts of founder Gail Cooper and organizer Thomas Deluca Jr. Continue reading K-9 Classic Golf Tournament

Pediatric Place of Tampa – Now Offering Urgent Care Hours

By Karen McBride Dr. Michele Johnson-Towson, Pediatric Place of Tampa, is a board-certified pediatrician with 27 years of experience in caring for children ages newborn to 21 years old. She wants to remind parents the 2018-2019 school year starts early in Hillsborough County. Students will head back to school August 10, 2018. Be sure to call Pediatric Place of Tampa now to schedule school and sports physicals. Once school starts, the cold and flu season is not far behind since kids share germs right along with academics and sports. The doctor is also encouraging patients to schedule for flu shots … Continue reading Pediatric Place of Tampa – Now Offering Urgent Care Hours

UCL September Events

Arthenia L. Joyner University Area Community Library 13619 N 22nd St. • Tampa, Florida 33613-5872 813-273-3652 • HCFLGov.net Toddler Time • Tuesday, September 4, 11, 18, 25 at 10:15am Stories, finger plays, songs and interactive activities make up this fun 20-minute program that highlights early literacy skills and encourages reading readiness. For ages 18 months to 3 years, and their caregivers. Story Time • Tuesday, September 4, 11, 18, 25 at 11am Stories, action rhymes, songs, and interactive activities make up this engaging 30-minute program that highlights early literacy skills and encourages reading readiness and social interaction. For ages 3-5 … Continue reading UCL September Events

Heralds of Harmony

The Heralds are directed by 4 time quartet gold medalist Tony De Rosa. The Tampa Bay Heralds of Harmony represents the Tampa Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society consisting of more than 800 a cappella choruses. Rehearsals are held at the TPepin’s Hospitality Center, 4121 N. 50th Street, Tampa. For more information on rehearsals and performances, call 813-228-7730 or go to heraldsofharmony.org. Continue reading Heralds of Harmony

Bay Chapel Food Pantry

Food Donations can be made to the following address during the times detailed. Open every Saturday 9:30 – 11: 30am, Monday through – Friday 7am-6pm in front of Bay Chapel at Christian Brother Automotive. We accept all nonperishable food items including dried pasta, canned vegetables, and bottled waters. Address: 20303 Trout Creek Drive, Tampa, FL 33647. Continue reading Bay Chapel Food Pantry

Silver Sneakers Cardio & Strength

Join us for 45 minutes of cardio and strength training classes now offered at the Oakstead Club House (located at 3038 Oakstead Blvd., Land O’ Lakes) FREE for Silver Sneakers members and only $3 for non-Silver Sneakers! Monday: 9am & 10am (with some line dancing at the 10am class) Wednesday: 10am Friday: 9am Come join us for a fun way to exercise and meet new friends! For more information and to sign up, call the Oakstead Clubhouse at 813-949-6591. Continue reading Silver Sneakers Cardio & Strength

Tax Collector Accepting Donations of New Shoes and Socks for Pasco School Students

The Pasco County Tax Collector’s Office is once again participating in the new shoes and socks collection campaign to assist local students and families in need. A collaborative effort between Pasco County government and the school district, the “Two Good Soles” campaign, which is in its third year, is seeking to collect as many new pairs of shoes and socks as possible. The tax collector’s five offices in Pasco County will be collection sites for these donations between now and October 8, the final day of the collection. The need for shoes is primarily at the middle and high school … Continue reading Tax Collector Accepting Donations of New Shoes and Socks for Pasco School Students

Fall Brewfest for Hospice Moving to Land O’ Lakes

Save the date for Land O’ Lakes’ first beer festival! The Brewfest for Hospice, benefiting Gulfside Hospice, is coming to Heritage Park this October. The fundraiser is set for Sat., Oct. 6 from 6 – 9pm at Land O’ Lakes Heritage Park, located on US 41 at 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd. The event will feature unlimited sampling of craft beer and wine, live music, vendors, food trucks, games and more. All proceeds will benefit patient care and bereavement services for the more than 400 patients and their families cared for every day by Gulfside Hospice locally in Pasco County. … Continue reading Fall Brewfest for Hospice Moving to Land O’ Lakes

Gulfport Merchants Chamber – GeckoFest Brings Music, Magic, Thrills to the Streets

September 1, 2018; 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM 3101 Beach Blvd. S., Gulfport, FL 33707 GULFPORT, FLORIDA: Gulfport’s 18th annual GeckoFest promises a full day of family-friendly fun on Saturday, September 1st from 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. The streets of the waterfront village will be filled with live music on two stages, hundreds of food, art and craft vendors, kids’ activities, and up close and personal street performances by a bevy of acrobats, magicians, daredevils, dancers, aerialists, escape artists, fire eaters, balloon artists and costumed characters. GeckoFest is located along Beach and Shore Boulevards in the heart of Gulfport. … Continue reading Gulfport Merchants Chamber – GeckoFest Brings Music, Magic, Thrills to the Streets

Evolution Can Help You Achieve Weight Management Goals and Hormonal Balance

By Karen McBride Evolution is a Functional Medicine Practice specializing in hormone replacement therapy, weight loss, personalized lifestyle medicine, and nutrition programs. Erin Bolton, President and Functional Medicine Specialist, holds a board certification in Obesity and Weight Management by the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. Many times patients seeking help from Bolton have already been to endocrinologists, OBGYNs, and other doctors looking for cures to their issues with weight or hormonal imbalance. However, the doctors may prescribe pills that only affect one small part of the problem. Bolton looks at the patient’s overall health to get a better picture of … Continue reading Evolution Can Help You Achieve Weight Management Goals and Hormonal Balance