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Hillsborough County, Fla. (Aug. 28, 2018) - Get ready to show off those dance moves at the 6thannual Hispanic Heritage Festival. We'll also crown our Dominos champions at the festival, and the winners can proudly proclaim they are the best in the county … at least until next...
Hillsborough County offers financial assistance for a variety of community-based programs and endeavors. These grants range from helping students from low-income families continue their studies, to enabling homeowners to make repairs, to supporting neighborhoods that want to plant trees in common...
Whether you want to make a difference in a child's life or a pet's life, Hillsborough County has many ways for you to give back to the community this holiday season. Several different Hillsborough County departments are asking for donations to help residents and pets who aren't able to celebrate...
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable people behind them. In this occasional series we explore namesakes of some of the county's well-known buildings, parks, roads, and institutions. Who was Helen Gordon Davis? Davis, 1926-2015, was a...
A teenage moment of summer boredom turned into a life-changing event for Marty Sullivan. Sullivan had just completed his sophomore year at East Boston High School in 1951 when he and two friends hitchhiked to a U.S. Marines recruitment center to sign up for the Korean War. Turned down for being too...
Ask someone what they like best about Hillsborough County and you’re bound to hear a long list. From great weather to Spring Training baseball and pirate ships, it’s enough to make you feel downright lucky. In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we’ve listed the top 5 reasons we...
Paul Berg didn't know what to expect when Carrollwood Cultural Center opened 10 years ago in the former St. Mark's Episcopal Church building on Lowell Road. "I'm not sure anybody really had an idea what a cultural center entailed," says the Center's longtime executive director. "I was given kind of...
Many of Hillsborough County's departments depend on the help of volunteers. Whether assisting pets at the shelter or delivering meals to seniors, you can make a difference in your neighborhood. Explore Volunteer Opportunities  
Preparing for emergencies, coping with them, and recovering afterward are difficult for anyone. They can be especially daunting when a person has a physical or mental disability. For these people and their caregivers, the prospect of an emergency that involves moving to a different place, staying...
Campsites at Hillsborough County parks provide a fresh-air remedy to the mid-winter doldrums. Whether your thing is disc golf or horseback riding, fishing or bird-watching, a tent or a fully-equipped RV, there's a patch of land waiting - if you arrive early. The County’s full-amenity...