Hello, By now many of you have heard the new of Ron Simpson’s passing. It’s a sad day. My husband and I have known Ron for many years. He and my husband worked together in real estate and we were friends socially. Our dogs even went to dog school together.
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
Riverview, Florida Pizza Hut: Permit issued for the restaurant’s internal build-out at 10167 Big Bend Rd. (between St. Joseph’s Hospital outpatient building and the new Thornton’s Gas Station. Ruskin, Florida Old Castle Restaurant, is OPEN. Here are a few pictures from a recent scouting mission. Apollo Beach, Florida Keeping this one here. There’s a meeting TONIGHT (Tuesday, June 13, 2017)… Read More
Beer Can Island Brewers Apollo Beach, Florida: Beer Can Island Brewers Club is a home brew craft beer club created to serve the South Shore area. The group started simply enough. Tom Tanner, one of the group’s founding members, posted on his neighborhood’s website that he was selling some home brewing equipment. Jay Patel, another founding member, responded to the post…. 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
Sun City Center, Florida Ray Burney of RB and the Gang: Born to Play Music Ray Burney of RB and the Gang was destined to be a musician. He was born and raised in Memphis. His father was a professional guitar player, working with many celebrities. While Ray started on drums at an early age he later went on to… Read More