Hiking, Biking, Shopping and Dining – All Close To Mattamy Homes’ Townhome Communities

Mattamy Homes’ two new townhome communities in Lutz and Citrus Park are selling fast because buyers love the fantastic assortment of close-by things to do, from recreational outings to fabulous shopping to an epicurean array of restaurants. “Our buyers at Avea Pointe in Lutz and Lakeview at Citrus Park are active, engaged families who love being close to so many things to do,” said Kathleen … [Read more...]

There’s So Much To Do Close-By Mattamy Homes New Townhomes

Hiking, biking, shopping and epicurean delights! Mattamy Homes two new townhome communities in Lutz and Citrus Park are selling fast because buyers love the fabulous assortment of close-by things to do, from recreational outings to fabulous shopping to an epicurean array of restaurants. “Our buyers at Avea Pointe in Lutz and Lakeview at Citrus Park are active, engaged families who love being … [Read more...]

More Savings at Mattamy Homes’ Spring Sale

With two new townhome communities now open in Lutz and Citrus Park, Mattamy Homes is offering extraordinary savings on quick move-in townhomes in its Avea Pointe and Lakeview at Citrus Park communities. “All of our quick, move-in homes are available with special savings on these spacious three- and four-bedroom townhomes,” said Kathleen Dec, marketing manager for Mattamy Homes. “Plus, for a … [Read more...]

Mattamy Home’s Fabulous Spring Sales Event

With two new townhome communities opening in Lutz and Citrus Park, Mattamy Homes is offering families special savings on new, quick move-in townhomes for a limited time only, including paying closing costs.  A variety of three- and four-bedroom townhomes are available for move in this spring, at Avea Pointe in Lutz and Lakeview at Citrus Park. New Models in Citrus Park Mattamy Homes been … [Read more...]

It’s time for the Autumn Market at the Old Lutz School

Organizers of Autumn Market Day at the Old Lutz School hope that motorists passing by on busy U.S. 41 will decide to stop and shop for awhile. This year’s Autumn Market Day is set for Oct. 14, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the school grounds at 18819 N. U.S. 41. The event seeks to raise money for upkeep and improvements at a school that is on the National Register of Historic Places and where … [Read more...]

Area teenager bowls perfect 300 in North Carolina tournament

Chandler Carr, who got his start bowling at Royal Lanes in Lutz, shot his first sanctioned perfect 300 in the Randy Pedersen 4 Game Sweeper in Shallotte, North Carolina. He achieved the perfect score on Oct. 7 at Planet Fun, helping him to take fifth place in the competition. Carr — whose mom is Suzin Carr, the only person to win the Lutz Guv’na race twice — has done a substantial amount … [Read more...]

A breakfast sandwich, with a side of nostalgia

When Laura Lewis saw the Dunkin’ Donuts going up on U.S. 41, in Lutz, she couldn’t wait until it opened, She wanted to enjoy a bite to eat there, and to reminisce. So, once the shop opened, at 17514 U.S. 41, she and her friend Carolyn Smith headed over there for breakfast. The shop serves hot coffee, iced coffee, hot tea, iced tea, espresso-based drinks, sandwiches, donuts and other … [Read more...]

Costco will provide up to 275 jobs

A February opening is planned Blame the rainfall, but Costco Wholesale fans will have to enjoy the anticipation a bit longer. The membership-only warehouse giant is expected to open the doors to the Costco experience in Wesley Chapel in early February. Company officials had hoped for a November opening, but this summer’s rainfall slowed down construction by a few weeks. And, Costco … [Read more...]

He calls cats purr-fect companions

The license plate on his car reads “BigCats.” But, when it comes to cats, Denny Mitchell doesn’t care whether they’re big, small or medium. He loves them all. And, he wants to persuade others that they should love the furry felines, too. While dogs may be a man’s best friend, the way Mitchell sees it: “Cats are our best companions.” Two years ago, Mitchell took his passion for cats … [Read more...]

Carrollwood Day School may soon have home-field advantage

Phase II of Carrollwood Day School's Patriot Pride campaign includes a multipurpose sports complex on the private school's campus at 1515 W. Bearss Ave., in Tampa. It includes space for football, baseball and soccer games, and will allow the school's athletic teams to finally play home games at home. It will also cost a couple million dollars. The school has raised about 25 percent of … [Read more...]