Tag archive for ‘Riverview’
By The Dispatch On Friday, September 6th, 2019
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Tampa’s Franciscan Center working to promote well living, calling for public involvement

The Franciscan Center is seeking fresh ideas and programming to promote well living and invites the public to share and enjoy its venue and facilities.  “If you have an idea for a workshop, class or program that More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

Which Suburbs Are Renters Moving to?

A general trend among renters, especially Millennials, seemed to be a preference for urban cores over suburban areas, a choice sustained both by a decrease in homeownership rates and rising levels of construction More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Tampa area Sam’s Club announces ‘Toy Joy Event’ for Saturday: unboxing of toys, food samples

Christmas is just 35 days away – and if you’re still looking for that perfect gift, then don’t miss the Sam’s Club Toy Joy Event this Saturday. Wash-up Kitchen Sink Did you know Sam’s Club is providing More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, November 13th, 2015

Florida double homicide: Riverview fish farm owners Virgil Best, Shirley Best identified as victims

Deputies have confirmed that a married couple found dead in their home in Riverview are victims of a double homicide. The news came late Thursday night as Virgil Best, 70, and his wife Shirley, 69, were identified More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, September 25th, 2015
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Florida substitute teacher, Samuel Bullock, arrested after nude photos sent to student

A Florida substitute teacher in Hillsborough County is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a 14-year-old student. Samuel Bullock Jr., 23, is accused of having sexual conversations with the student More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

Isaac Heath identified as man killed in Florida motorcycle accident

One man was killed and another person was injured after a motorcycle versus car accident early Tuesday morning at a busy Florida intersection in the east side of Tampa. The man, Isaac Heath, 33, was traveling west More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, May 15th, 2015

Te’jahn Butts, Tyler Ware identified as Spoto Prom thieves

Two Florida teen robbed the Spoto High School prom funds, but now have been arrested and identified. Te’jahn Butts, 17, and Tyler Ware, also 17, were arrested after they snatched the cash box containing about More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, July 20th, 2014

Florida boy, Logan Shepard, attacked or killed by two pit bulls

A Florida boy has died after being mauled by a pair of pit bulls while visiting relatives Saturday night in Riverview. Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Debbie Carter stated Sunday that 4-year-old More...

By Robert On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Hillsborough County deputy saves 1000 lb bull from drowning in retention pond (VIDEO)

The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) was contacted this morning about a  cow he spotted struggling in a small retention pond. Image/HCSO Twitter When deputies arrived at 6031 Madison Ave in Riverview, More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Meaghan Casady identified as Florida woman found dead near Riverview shopping center

The naked body of a 21-year-old woman was found behind the Summerfield Shopping Plaza early Saturday has been identified by police and detectives are treating the case as a homicide. Meaghan Casady was found by More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Florida postal carrier, Orville Hylton, arrested for selling IRS checks, judge sentences Rodney McCray

A Florida mail carrier has been arrested by federal authorities in connection to tax refund check fraud, just days after the IRS reported a massive spike in fraud last year. Orville Dwight Hylton, age 40, was charged More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Florida man, Matthew Laine, fires 15 shots at car in Waffle House parking lot, injures 2 woman

A Florida man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder after firing 15 rounds into a car at a Brandon, Florida Waffle House early Saturday morning. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office reports More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
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Florida school seeking answers in death of Jennifer Cabellero

A Florida school races to improve security and answer questions to the escape and death of a Down Syndrome student who eluded the watchful eye of six special needs workers and drown in a nearby pond.. Jennifer Cabellero Jennifer More...

By Robert On Friday, September 28th, 2012

Dog dies from ‘flesh-eating bacteria’ in Wyoming, Florida cat found on side of road shot with an arrow

A couple of sad, tragic and unusual animal stories involving a dog named Nikita and a cat named Emily have surfaced through the news vine. Image/David Benbennick via Wikimedia Commons In Campbell County, Wyoming, More...



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