More than 1,000 soccer fans were on hand March 23 to help the Tampa Bay Rowdies prepare to launch the regular season at Mahaffey Theater, a release on the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce website said.
Neil Diamond tribute entertainer Neil Zirconia is scheduled to perform April 15 at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates' Rhythm on the River celebration.
Four companies with licensing of technology from research based institutions across Florida have received funds from the Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research after raising matched funds privately.
Registration is underway for the 6th annual Paddle at the Porch, a stand-up paddle board race to be held Aug. 19 behind The Back Porch Seafood & Oyster House in Destin.
Gymnasts from across the state flocked to the Estero Recreational Center on April 1 and 2 for the USA Gymnastics Trampoline & Tumbling Florida Level 1-10 State Championships.
Sheena Brook of Fort Myers Beach, a rising star who became part of "Team Adam" on "The Voice," will help kick off the Southwest Florida Travel Rally from 4 to 7 p.m. May 2 at Lake Regional Park in Fort Myers.
Registration is underway for anglers interested in testing the waters to benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southwest Florida during the 5th annual Offshore Rodeo Fishing Tournament on June 9 and 10 in Fort Myers Beach.
The Miami River Commission recently held its 21st annual Riverday Festival at Lummus Park.
A Florida attorney recently wrote a book that suggests seasonal residents in the Sunshine State should consider claiming Florida residency, the Greater Fort Meyers Chamber of Commerce said.
Florida SouthWestern State College is set to hold information sessions this spring about its respiratory care and cardiovascular technology programs.
Sunshine Ace Hardware recently raised approximately $50,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) during the store's first Grill & Chill event, the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce said.
FORT MYERS — Sanibel Captiva Community Bank is among 20 top banks in S&P ranks in the Global Market Intelligence 2016 report of 100 best-performing community banks.
The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Leadership Class of 2017 recently went to the Strawberry Festival and Port Tampa Bay for Agriculture and Port Day.
A regional foundation will donate contributions to the Fund for the Environment in Southwest Florida back to local community programs as part of April 22’s Earth Day celebration.
St. Petersburg’s Florida Holocaust Museum (FHM) will offer free admission from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 24 in observance of Yom HaShoah, also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Saltwalter anglers operating in federally controlled waters are warmly welcoming moves in Congress to change the way fish stocks are managed and assessed.
Balconies, bedrooms and baths will be on display during this month's Parade of Homes Tampa Bay.
As part of a $3 million commercial campaign running in 12 congressional districts, close associates of President Donald Trump are urging people to thank a Florida congressman for his position opposing the Affordable Care Act.
St. Petersburg’s EDGE District will highlights galleries, boutiques and restaurants during its second annual Savor the EDGE! event.
For those attending dental school, May is a time for graduation and celebration, with new graduates beginning to enter a diverse workforce.