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Calling all Bay Area volunteers: 'Team Red Cross' wants you!

Calling all Bay Area volunteers: 'Team Red Cross' wants you!

Tampa, Florida-- Do you enjoy providing service to your community? If so, American Red Cross is looking for you!

The American Red Cross recently launched their "Team Red Cross App" that will allow people to sign up to help, get an overview on basic tasks and receive notifications and Red Cross disaster volunteer opportunities in their community.

Hernando Animal Services: Cat room complete, donations still needed!

Hernando Animal Services: Cat room complete, donations still needed!

Hernando County, Florida-- Animal Services has completed the addition of a new cat-viewing room in the front of their facility, but staff members say they still need a few things before it's fully finished.

"We are so greatful that we now have a great way for families to observe the kittens and spend some time getting acquainted with their new pet," said Managing Veterinarian Dr. Lisa Centonze.

Hernando S.O. Crime Analyst graduates from FDLE academy

Hernando S.O. Crime Analyst graduates from FDLE academy

Brooksville, FL -- In press release, the Hernando County Sheriff's Office announced their Crime Analyst Laura Lamia, graduated from the FDLE's Law Enforcement Analyst Academy, Class XXI.

The Commencement Ceremony was held for Lamia and 17 other students on Friday, June 21st in the atrium at the FDLE building in Tampa. 

Mayor's Food Truck Fiesta set for next week

Mayor's Food Truck Fiesta set for next week

Tampa, Florida -- It's popular; it's fun; it's food! The Mayor's food truck fiesta is coming to Downtown Tampa again!

This time the trucks will be serving food from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3rd at Lykes Gaslight Square Park, 410 N. Franklin Street in Downtown Tampa.

 According to the Downtown Partnership, the upcoming food trucks include:

Polk Transit Authority announced partnership with learning center to help students

Polk Transit Authority announced partnership with learning center to help students

BARTOW, FL - Polk Transit and the Learning Resource Center of Lakeland have partnered to provide a transportation opportunity that will help Polk County students maximize their learning potential.

The universal access agreement allows all LRC students to ride Citrus Connection and Winter Haven Area Transit buses free by simply showing their ID badge. 

Audition for 'Over the river and through the woods'

Audition for 'Over the river and through the woods'

Carrollwood, Florida -- MAS Community Theatre, the resident theatre company for the Carrollwood Cultural Center, will hold auditions for the comedy Over the River and Through the Woods on Sunday, July 14 and Monday, July 15.