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Tampa post offices to extend hours for last minute tax filers

Tampa post offices to extend hours for last minute tax filers

 

Tampa, Florida-- With Tax Day right around the corner, the U.S. Postal Service says Tampa post offices are ready for those last minute filers!

Reps say there will be a number of locations and self service kiosks open past 5 p.m. for those filing on Monday, April 15- AKA the last day to file in 2013!

As in past tax seasons, The U.S Postal Service says they will provide customers with both timely tax return drop offs and special services, including:

Sketchers store open at Westfield Brandon Mall

Sketchers store open at Westfield Brandon Mall

Brandon, Florida-- Westfield Brandon now has a Sketchers store near the Carousel. The mall showed off a picture of the new store on their Facebook feed.

FREE: Seedlings 6h Annual Spring Baby Shower!

FREE: Seedlings 6h Annual Spring Baby Shower!

Tampa, Florida-- All moms, dads and their little ones (or babies on the way) are invited to Seedlings 6th Annual Baby Shower in South Tampa.

The baby shower will put you in touch with dozens of baby related businesses including photographers, children's clothing, nanny contacts and more. Over $10,000 worth of baby gear and products will be raffled off throughout the day. They will also have 100 baby swag bags loaded with goodies.

Seedlings is known for its organic, natural and toxic-free baby related items.

Free swim clinics for Swim Across America participants!

Free swim clinics for Swim Across America participants!

Hillsborough County, Florida - Registration for the 2013 Swim Across America Tampa Bay (SAA) event allows access to free two-hour swim clinics being held at Tampa area YMCA locations.

In addition, those registered for the big event will also be given free access to the pool of all YMCA locations within Hillsborough County (proof of 2013 SAA Tampa Bay registration and a driver's license/ID is required). 

This promotion will expire on Friday, May 17, 2013.

Tampa unveils improved utility bill

Tampa unveils improved utility bill

Tampa, Florida--  City of Tampa water, wastewater and solid waste utility customers will see a redesigned bill in April. Tampa's consolidated utility bills now provide customers an easier-to-read format with more information about their services and costs.

Hernando Co. Animal Services now licensed by the State

Hernando Co. Animal Services now licensed by the State

Brooksville, FL -- The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation has approved a permit to practice veterinary medicine for the Hernando County Animal Services facility.

Managing Veterinarian Dr. Lisa Centonze performed her first surgeries on Thursday, March 28. According to Dr. Centonze, this now means that any dog or cat adopted from the facility will be sterilized, vaccinated, treated for fleas and other parasites, and tested for certain diseases. 

Carrollwood Cultural Center offers new Spring/Summer classes

Carrollwood Cultural Center offers new Spring/Summer classes

Carrollwood, Florida - The Carrollwood Cultural Center located at 4537 Lowell Road in Tampa, will host a variety of classes this spring and summer, including new introductory courses in Italian and Spanish. To view a class schedule, visit www.CarrollwoodCenter.org/classes or call 813-269-1310 for more information.