Florida Birding and Nature Festival It’s this weekend (October 13-17, 2017) and attracts birding and nature lovers from across the country and beyond. While the festival’s events happen all over the Tampa Bay area, from Sarasota County to Pasco and beyond, the main events and several field events are happening at the Hillsborough Community College SouthShore campus and around the SouthShore… Read More
This is a story about an incredible SouthShorian, Debbie Caneen, and her ongoing support and advocacy of our SouthShore community… as well as her newest project – a tiny home community in Ruskin.
Ruskin, Florida There is no doubt that SouthShore loves animals. From dog parks to dogs on the beach to the bears and big cats at Elmira’s Wildlife Sanctuary in Wimauma, we love all kinds of animals. We also take care of them and one of the best examples of this is Critter Adoption & Rescue Effort, Inc (C.A.R.E.), a non-profit… Read More
Having opportunities for great education, including higher education, is the mark of a strong community. Fortunately, South Shore has some amazing residents who recognized this need and took it upon themselves to make it happen.
New Indoor Farmers Market! Riverview, Florida: Wow. To say that Chris and Courtney Phillips have been busy is an understatement. On June 29, 2017 their son, Porter, came into the world and just two days later on Saturday July 1, the couple opened The Big Red Barn, at 10070 Fern Road, Riverview, Florida, 33578 – just South of Gibsonton Drive. What’s more?… Read More
Ruskin, Florida Preserving South Shore’s History If you’ve read Townie Life Magazine for any amount of time you know I love South Shore. We truly live in an amazing community. One of the most impressive things about our community, in my opinion, is its history and the fact that we can still experience it. We have long-time residents as our neighbors…. Read More