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Bloomingdale rape survivor goes public
Queena, now 23, cannot speak or walk five years after the brutal attack outside a public library. Her family has struggled emotionally and financially.
Published on 04/17/13
Updated on 04/18/13
Riverview residents resist storage of carnival equipment in yards
Few people seeking to store circus and carnival equipment at their homes in Tropical Acres actually spoke during a recent public meeting on the issue.
Published on 03/11/13
Tampa Bay oystercatcher count could help secure future of bird

The tall birds with pale pink legs and bright orange beaks congregated on a spit of sand in The Kitchen area of Hillsborough Bay Wednesday, making a census that much easier.

Published on 01/09/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Calendar features Hillsborough landscapes, shot by locals

The beauty and serenity of Hillsborough County's protected environmental lands has been captured in 13 photographs gracing a new calendar available free to the public.

Published on 12/26/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Students bring 'Oklahoma!' to South Shore

Students from the Riverview High School theater department and the Newsome High School Chorus have combined their talents to bring Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic musical "Oklahoma!" to South Shore.

Published on 12/05/12
Updated on 03/14/13
Body of 11-year-old student found in Riverview

The girl has Down syndrome and was last seen leaving the Rogers Middle School gymnasium about 12:30 p.m. Her body was found in a nearby pond about 6:30 p.m.

Published on 10/22/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Entrepreneur fills renters' recycling void

The Green Can project makes recycling convenient for apartment residents and helps a local charity.

Published on 09/24/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Veterans raising funds for Iraq Veterans Memorial

The loss of fellow service members leads a new group to promote an Iraq theater display at the local memorial park.

Published on 06/20/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Regent opens doors to community groups

Cub Scouts and arts councils are some of the groups taking advantage of the facility located behind Winthrop Village.

Published on 03/13/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Growing Kids Community College gets new campus

The charter school, which opened n 2003, moves to a new building on Gibsonton Drive and plans to add an international baccalaureate elementary school in 2013.

Published on 01/31/12
Updated on 03/19/13
Peck's Flame Broiled Chicken celebrates 20 years

Diners looking for a healthy meal fuel the success of George Kontakos and his son, James, who have also added a catering business.

Published on 01/04/12
Updated on 03/19/13
Hackney Cemetery hosts community cleanup

Hackney Cemetery recently hit the 125-year mark.

Published on 11/12/11
Updated on 03/21/13
Audubon project hopes to save bird-nesting habitat

Trees where brown pelicans and other colonial birds constructed nests just last spring now lay dead and dying along Sunken Island's shoreline in Hillsborough Bay.

Published on 10/31/11
Updated on 03/21/13
Locals love the "lobstah" at Rotary fundraiser
Kathy Curry scurried between the steamer table and the lunch line Sept. 17 under the shade of the Winthrop Pole Barn in Riverview, where hundreds of locals lined up for a charitable treat.
Published on 09/21/11
Updated on 03/20/13