A ‘peanut’ roundabout on Van Dyke Road?

Hillsborough County is proposing a $40 million project to ease traffic congestion on Van Dyke Road in Lutz. The project is expected to begin construction in late 2022, and be completed by late 2024. Now in its planning phase, the proposed project calls for widening Van Dyke Road from two lanes to four lanes, in a 2-mile stretch from Whirley Road to the Suncoast Parkway. The plan also … [Read more...]

No horsing around: Avalon’s Students Prep For Equestrian Shows

The Reflections community in Lutz has beautiful houses, well-maintained areas and a peaceful, suburban aesthetic. And 30 acres for riding, training and showing horses. "It's been here 20 years. They built that (the housing development) about 11 years ago," said Pam Roush, trainer and owner of Avalon Stables, 18029 Lake Reflections Blvd. Before that, the property was a farm for … [Read more...]