Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Videosyncrasy helps high school athletes market themselves with high-quality videos.
If your high school athlete is trying to catch the attention of college recruiters, Lithia-based Videosyncrasy may be able to help. The full-service video production firm in Lithia is now offering AdvantEdge Sports Recruiting Videos to college-bound athletes. “The service is designed exclusively for high school athletes who wish to compete in their sport at the collegiate level,” said owner Steve Kistler. The AdvantEdge process begins with an assessment of the athlete’s particular sport and collegiate goals, followed by filming the athlete during live high-level competition or a staged drills and skills session, depending upon the sport. A student-athlete interview and coach’s testimonial are also filmed and included in the final edit. …
Monday, May 6, 2013
The market is located at Fern Hill Family Farms off Gibsonton Drive where residents will find a variety of fresh produce along with premium deli meats and cheeses.
Riverview's Big Red Barn Market and Deli is now open at 10070 Fern Hill Dr., off Gibsonton Drive in Riverview. The community's newest farmer's market and deli is located in a 6,000-square-foot, air-conditioned building on the site of Fern Hill Family Farms. The Big Red Barn features fresh strawberries and vegetables grown on the farm as well as a wide range of fruits and vegetables produced by other area farmers. In addition, the Big Red Barn offers a large selection of all-natural premium deli meats and cheeses from Troyer's Amish Wedding line, pre-made salads, freshly made Cubans and other sandwiches, strawberry shakes, strawberry shortcake and smoothies. The Big Red Barn also houses a gift shop featuring products from Mother Earth. …
The center is now located at 10732 Ketchum Valley Dr., Riverview.
For the past two years, Music 'n Art has nurtured a talent in music and art in children and teens. Now the studio will offer even more services at a larger location in Riverview. As of May 1, Music 'n Art, previously located on Big Bend Road, has moved to 10732 Ketchum Valley Dr., Riverview. With more space comes the addition of dance and musical theater programs along with the center's array of music lessons, art classes, tutoring sessions and after-school services. The expansion also permits Music n' Art's experienced teachers and instructors to prepare students for recitals and productions. “At Music 'n Art, learning is a fun experience," said owner Sohee Wilson. "Our instructors are full of positive energy and have a great attitude …
Sunday, May 5, 2013
These deals are among the latest offerings at the Westfield Brandon shopping mall.
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Thursday, May 2, 2013
Signs posted herald the approaching Cinco de Mayo celebration. Add your photos and business announcements to the mix.
Where, and how, should local residents celebrate Cinco de Mayo? These photographs give testament to the advertising under way for the holiday that celebrates the Mexican army's 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War, according to History.com. Noted as "a relatively minor holiday in Mexico," the report addresses how in the United States, "Cinco de Mayo has evolved into a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage, particularly in areas with large Mexican-American populations." To celebrate here at home, we've posted a couple photographs and invite business owners and representatives of groups and organizations to post their own as well, giving notice as to how local residents could celebrate the …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Bloomingdale Patch readers share their experiences and opinions about local businesses. Recently several new ratings were posted.
Did you know you can rate and review hundreds of Bloomingdale and Riverview area businesses and restaurants in our directory? Businesses are rated on a scale of one to five with five stars being excellent and one star indicating a poor rating. New reviews were posted to the following businesses recently. Click on the link to read the most recent review and all of the previous reviews: Want to share your opinion about a local business? Visit our directory, search for the business you want to review and look for the "Rate this business" link directly beneath the company name. Want to be notified every time we post a new business-related article? Click the "Keep me posted" button in the box below. You might also be interested in reading:
Monday, April 29, 2013
Construction is under way at the Regency Square shopping center in Brandon. Here's what's coming.
Construction is under way at the Regency Square shopping center, where a free-standing Starbucks soon will be taking shape just west of the center's section that includes Moe's Southwest Grill, Tropical Smoothie Cafe and Mattress Firm. Construction plans for the 5,000-square-foot, free-standing Starbucks are online at LDI-Line. The site plan for Regency Square Brandon retail space, at RegencyCenters.com, shows the Starbucks logo attached to the spot designated as No. 2200. The spot is designated to be 1,840 square feet. The upcoming Starbucks has frontage along State Road 60, across the street from the entrance to the Westfield Brandon shopping mall, and just east of the Interstate 75 and Brandon Boulevard intersection. Anchored by AMC …
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Generation Food Truck was on hand at the Winthrop Pole Barn in Riverview, where Candy Gomez talked about her family's business to promote food trucks and food-truck festivals and events.
Her husband a former member of a rock band, Candy Gomez now spends her time with him on the road, in a truck, promoting food trucks at events and festivals throughout the Tampa Bay area, including at the Winthrop Pole Barn in Riveriview last night, April 26. There, as part of a Yelp festival, Gomez talked about her family's Not Your Ordinary Food Truck and their subsequent launch seven months ago of Generation Food Truck, a promotion, booking, festival coordinating and consulting business for food-truck operators. The aim is to impress upon the masses that "The Food Revolution Is Here" while working with area businesses, charities and non-profit organizations to stage marketing and fundraising events, festivals and promotions. Generation…
Thursday, April 25, 2013
The grand opening of The Ancient Wisdom of Yoga will take place Saturday, April 27.
Here's a chance to check out Riverview's newest yoga center. A grand opening is planned April 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for The Ancient Wisdom of Yoga, a new yoga hall and workshop facility located on 1.5 wooded acres at 10209 Gibsonton Dr., Riverview, near Interstate 75. Founded by Henry Huta, philosopher and instructor of Ananda yoga and meditation, the center provides a variety of yoga styles with classes appropriate for all student levels. For the grand opening, the public is invited to enjoy free yoga classes, workshops, food and beverages, vendors and entertainment. Hourly drawings will include prizes, services, books and gifts. Special event-day class packages will be offered as well. For more details, click here. Got an event of …