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Seniors legal class in Ruskin

Seniors legal class in Ruskin

Ruskin, Florida - Seniors and their loved ones are invited to come out and get informed about legal issues for seniors, including planning for incapacities and long term care, with an emphasis on public benefits.

Medicaid, Medicare, and V.A programs will be discussed.

The class is free and will be held in the community room of the  SouthShore Regional Library, 15816 Beth Shields Way
in Ruskin on Wednesday, April 17 from 2 - 4 p.m. 

Community Spirit: The Apollo Beach Community Welcomes Shore Bliss Yoga

Community Spirit: The Apollo Beach Community Welcomes Shore Bliss Yoga

Located in Apollo Beach, it can be said that Shore Bliss Yoga is in its third reincarnation. Originally Apollo Beach Yoga (2009) and New Thought Yoga (2011), Shore Bliss Yoga was officially opened by Sarah Gauta and Lynne Houshmand this past January. For students and teachers who’ve been at this location since the beginning, they are proud at the way in which the studio has evolved both visually and with its diverse class offerings.

'Move It Mondays' at You Say When Yogurt Shoppe

'Move It Mondays' at You Say When Yogurt Shoppe

Lithia, FL -- You Say When Yogurt Shoppe invites Lithia locals to take part in  "Move it Mondays".

Join the crew for a three-mile walk or jog (at your own pace) every Monday at 6:30 p.m. Now that it's warming up outside, a tasty yogurt at the end of your workout will feel all that much better!

You Say When Yogurt Shoppe is located at 5614 Fishhawk Crossing Blvd. (Publix shopping center)

Hillsborough County’s tap water rates best in the area

Hillsborough County’s tap water rates best in the area

Hillsborough County, Florida-- Fearful of the faucet? Well, there's no need to be if you hail from Hillsborough! 

According to a release sent from county officials today, water from a Hillsborough faucet is some of the finest!

It was tested against competitors in an annual water-tasting contest last Friday, and came out on top in it's region, which includes Citrus, Hernando Pasco, Pinellas, Polk and Sumter Counties. 

See all the details from the county below: 

Free healthy eating class for Ruskin and Wimauma seniors

Free healthy eating class for Ruskin and Wimauma seniors

Ruskin, Florida - Hillsborough County residents aged 50 and over are invited to attend free healthy eating presentations for National Nutrition Month.

March is National Nutrition Month, and Hillsborough County's Division of Aging Services is holding special "I Love To Eat" presentations at its Nutrition and Senior Centers.

Best drinking water contest

Best drinking water contest

Temple Terrace, Florida -- Temple Terrace is the host of this year's "Best Tasting Drinking Water" contest, bringing together water utilities from throughout West Central Florida. 

The event is at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, March 22 at the Temple Terrace Family Recreation Complex, 6610 Whiteway Drive. 

Temple Terrace won first place last year so as host this year they will not compete. However, water utilities from a seven-county region (Hillsborough, Pinellas, Citrus, Hernando, Polk, Pasco and Sumter). as well as many municipalities. 

Smokers, drinkers wanted to participate in paid study

Smokers, drinkers wanted to participate in paid study

Tampa, Florida -- Smokers who are regular drinkers are wanted for a research study at USF about daily smoking and drinking.

You must be 18-65 years old and have a desire to quit smoking in the next six months. You may receive up to $173 for six months of participation, including in-person assessments and daily phone interviews twice a day.

Call "The Smoking and Alcohol Study" at (813) 974-6133. IRB Protocol #8338; PI: Amy Cohn. Sponsored by the Department of Mental Health Law and Policy.