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Westchase Park Gymnasium groundbreaking ceremony

Westchase Park Gymnasium groundbreaking ceremony

Tampa, Florida-- Hillsborough County Commissioners have announced that they will put shovels to dirt to break ground for the new Gymnasium at Westchase Park on July 12 at Noon.

According to a recent release, this $2 million expansion of the Westchase Recreation Center, funded by the Community Investment Tax, is scheduled to be completed by September of 2013.

Road Bike Ride every Thursday

Road Bike Ride every Thursday

Lithia, Florida -- Strap on your helmet for a Road Bike Ride every Thursday. 

Beginners to advanced riders are welcome. 

Meet at 7 a.m. behind the Just Ride Bicycles, Inc. Shop at 1341 Fishhawk, Boulevard.

Cycling Group

Cycling Group

Lithia, Florida--Panther Trace Cycling Group wants you to join their weekend rides. 

They meet Saturday, Sunday and most holidays at Collins Hill Elementary School and Panera Bread. 

For more information, contact: tbcycle@gmail.com.  You may also opt to be added to email list for Weekly Ride Information.

Fast Group: 33 - 65 miles averaging 17 - 20mph

Slow Group: 20 - 25 miles averaging 13 - 15mph

No rides in inclement weather! Please email before ride to confirm.

World's best wake boarders to compete in Red Bull Wake Open

World's best wake boarders to compete in Red Bull Wake Open

Tampa, Florida-- Some of the "world's best" wake boarders will compete in the

Free guided nature tours at Lettuce Lake Park

Free guided nature tours at Lettuce Lake Park

Tampa, Florida-- Wear your walking shoes and some comfortable clothing to take a free guided tour of Lettuce Lake Park!

The park offers tours of the boardwork and  the scenic Hillsborough River every Saturday and Sunday morning from 8:30 - 9:30.

Lettuce Lake Park says participants can expect to see native plants, a variety of birds, and usually even an alligator or two, as Park Rangers provide information and historical facts.

Skills Center Summer Basketball League

Skills Center Summer Basketball League

Tampa, Florida – Wilbert Davis Boys and Girls Club basketball league will play on Saturday, July 7 at 9 a.m.

The Skills Center is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit sport-based youth development organization that enhances positive life skills for young people in the Tampa Bay area.

Summer Basketball leagues began on June 16 with onsite registration, skills development clinics and team selection.

The Skills Center Leagues serve kids ages 3 to 14.

PAL Campers challenged Tampa Bay Storm, kicked off fundraiser

PAL Campers challenged Tampa Bay Storm, kicked off fundraiser

Tampa, Florida-- Tampa Bay Police Athletic League (PAL) campers played Tampa Bay Storm athletes in dodgeball this afternoon as a part of a promotion for the Dogeball For a Cause Tournament scheduled for July 14.

Tampa Police tells us a group of 11 to 13 year didn't dodge the opportunity to attempt to defeat Tampa Bay Storm players in friendly game of dodgeball. 

The match served as a starting point for the 3rd Annual Dodgeball For A Cause Tournament, which benefits the law enforcement community.