The mask mandate was renewed for another week, but Hillsborough County commissioners are considering eradicating the EPG once and for all.Continue Reading
Rep. Ross Spano is pushing the H.R. 7397 bill to help chambers and destination marketing organizations become eligible for Paycheck Protection Program loans.Continue Reading
Two Economic Development Ad Valorem Tax Exemptions were approved last week. One will bring Garland Foods to town and the other
is for the Saputo Dairy expansion.
Summer programming is now in full swing at the Plant City Family YMCA and with the Parks and Recreation Department. Families have plenty of options available for their kids over the next few months.Continue Reading
The demand for affordable housing is one Hillsborough County can no longer ignore. In a special meeting on March 9, commissioners were updated on the opportunities available.Continue Reading
HCSO debuts online citizen reporting Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office announced Monday it’s implemented a new online citizen reporting feature that anyone age 18 and older can now use for certain situations. “This system will not only save time and taxpayer dollars, but it will also help us prevent the spread of COVID-19,” Sheriff Chad Chronister […]Continue Reading
As the sun set near the end of the Florida Strawberry Festival, Bette Guarino got a good view of the scene near the midway.Continue Reading
U.S. Ag Secretary visits Florida Strawberry Festival Sonny Perdue, the United States Secretary of Agriculture, visited the Florida Strawberry Festival on March 6 for a luncheon, a roundtable discussion with local strawberry growers and a quick tour. Perdue was joined by Representative Ross Spano (FL-15) and Representative Greg Pence (IN-6) of Indiana. He was asked […]Continue Reading
Early Sunday morning a man was shot and killed by a PCPD officer after driving a stolen vehicle directly toward him.Continue Reading
This week on Cops Corner:
Plant City Police investigated TV theft, a vehicle fire, stolen money from an unlocked car, a broken rear window and more.