August 2017

Left Hand Linebaugh Turn into Fords Banned for Two Months

The restriction went up on Thursday, Aug. 10, and immediately caused complaints on social media. As part of its reclaimed water line project, Hillsborough County crews shut down the left turn onto Gretna Green into The Fords from eastbound Linebaugh. Instead, they are directing motorists to drive to Montague Street and make a U-turn.

WCA Board Addresses West Park and Bridges Complaints

During the resident forum of the WCA Board of Directors meeting, West Park Village resident Carlos Quiros asked the board to see what could be done about parking in his neighborhood.

VMs Discuss Start Times for Lawn Maintenance

At their Aug. 8 meeting, Voting Members tackled one Bridges' resident's complaint about lawn maintenance work being done early on Saturday mornings.

CDD Board Approves 2018 Budget

The Aug. 1 meeting of the Westchase Community Development District (CDD) saw supervisors make final tweaks to their 2018 draft budget and continue their discussion of Westchase’s landscaping.

WCA Budget Workshop Changed to Sept. 5

The Westchase Community Association has announced a change to its budget workshop, which will produce the association’s draft budget for 2018. Originally scheduled for Aug. 29, the WCA Budget Workshop will now be held on Tuesday, Sept. 5, at 6 p.m. at the Westchase Swim and Tennis Center activity room on Countryway Boulevard. All homeowners are invited to attend.

WOW’s Online Dining Survey: Win Dinner For Two!

In keeping with tradition, September’s WOW will be dedicated to gastronomy and we need your taste buds to make it a success! Read on to participate in WOW's Dining Survey...

WOW’s 2016-2017 Picks: Alonso Athletes to Watch

For these Westchasers, it’s their last go-round as Alonso High School athletes. Where did the time go? Weren’t they just in T-ball or youth soccer?

Kingsford’s Maureen Gauzza Remembered

Local Kid Makes Great

After the greatest month of his baseball life, Alonso High School pitcher Alex Faedo realized a boyhood dream. That greatest month of his baseball life included Faedo being named Most Outstanding Player of the College World Series. The boyhood dream? He signed a contract with the Detroit Tigers.

Defeating the Hydrilla Monster

WOW Wants Your Back-to-School Photos

Westchase’s best and brightest return to school Aug. 10! And WOW and WOW Northwest want your back-to-school photos to run in our Back to School photo spread in September’s editions.

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