TAMPA — More than 180,000 vehicles travel along a stretch of Interstate 275 between the Howard Frankland Bridge and the Hillsborough River each day.
PLANT CITY — A year ago, we launched the Plant City Times to strengthen our connection to one of the area's unique communities. We added staff and extended our coverage, aiming to meet the promise of our name change to the Tampa Bay Times.
Next week, we take another step.
The format of the Little League All-Star Sectional tournament makes it so a team doesn't necessarily have to win all of its games to advance.
PLANT CITY — Shelley Schneider likes historical fiction, political commentary and spy novels.
"I'm addicted to this place," she said.
As William Mott watched the balls bounce from one end of the tables to the other, his stomach did flips. He hadn't played table tennis since childhood. He was nervous. "I don't want to let myself down and I don't want to let my team down," he said. His only goal: "Hit the ball." He shouldn't have been …
South Brandon Worship Center, 4929 Bell Shoals Road, Valrico, is collecting school supplies to donate to the community during a Backpack Outreach event. Volunteers are also needed to work at the event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 10 at the YMCA Camp Cristina, 9840 Balm Riverview Road. Drop off supplies at the …
PLANT CITY — Steven Mathis built his strawberry farm bit by bit over 30 years.
RVR Horse Rescue volunteers, the message is clear: When people see animals suffering they can't wait for someone else to step up and help.
It's no coincidence that U.S. Rep. Dennis Ross is becoming a more familiar face in Hillsborough County.
Tide-y time. The tides this weekend are awesome for just about everything. Tarpon are chewing well and the big hill tide should be fantastic for the crab flush and grinding tarpon. My guess is they will feed well before the next full moon and then move off to spawn. So if you have not gotten your tarpon fix, now …