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Fall Mega Sale Held at SFSC

Fall Mega Sale Held at SFSC

AVON PARK, Florida- South Florida State College's Association of Florida Colleges chapter will hold its Sixth Annual Fall Mega Sale, Saturday, Nov. 2, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Citrus Center parking lot, Highlands Campus. The public is welcome to shop for treasures and food.

Garbage pick up hours extended

Garbage pick up hours extended

Hillsborough County Solid Waste customers can expect to see garbage trucks and recycling trucks on neighborhood streets as late as 8 p.m. on collection days as drivers get accustomed to changes in routes and service. 

Hillsborough County Center and Public Departments closed for labor day

Hillsborough County Center and Public Departments closed for labor day

Tampa, Florida --Most of Hillsborough County Offices will be closed this coming Monday, September 2nd for Labor day.

The County Center in Downtown Tampa will be closed, just as will almost every other department in Hillsborough.

If your garbage pickup is scheduled  for Monday, officials say you can set out twice the amount of garbage, recyclables and yard waste on the next scheduled day for pickup of these items.

City of Tampa: No trash pick-up on Labor Day

City of Tampa: No trash pick-up on Labor Day

Tampa, Florida-- The City of Tampa has released a modified trash collection schedule for Labor Day, Monday September 2, 2013. Those with routine trash pick-up on Mondays will be affected. 

We've included the city's explanation below: 

New Visitor Information Center to open at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

New Visitor Information Center to open at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

Hernando County, Florida-- Residents and visitors in Hernando County can look forward to a new information center at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park.

A ribbon cutting will make the new center official on Friday, August 23.

The Hernando County Tourism Bureau and the Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce will host the event  to celebrate its opening.

Weeki Wachee Springs State Park is located at 6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee, Florida. 

Destination Downtown Sebring set for August 9

Destination Downtown Sebring set for August 9

Sebring, Florida-- The next Destination Downtown Sebring event is set to take place on Friday, August 9.

Here's what locals can look forward to!

Mark your calendars for this monthly Second Friday event where you can enjoy strolling historic Downtown Sebring's eclectic mix of Art Galleries, boutiques, and vintage stores. Most months feature live music. Opening Reception at Yellow House Galley for Highlands Art League's visitng Artist-of-the-Month. Go to THIS MONTH page for the planned events of each Destination Event. Free and open to the public.

2013 Wedding Expo this Saturday in Sebring

2013 Wedding Expo this Saturday in Sebring

Sebring, Florida-- Planning a wedding can be extremely stressful with finding the venue, choosing a color scheme for the reception, finding that perfect dress, and even deciding on table settings like the one above.  

If you need a little help on wedding ideas, then you won't want to miss the 2013 Bridal Expo this Saturday, July 20th.