What's Happening in the UTB

Hillsborough County and HCC Invest in Manufacturing

In support of the Hillsborough County Manufacturing Academy initiative, the Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners approved a partnership with Hillsborough Community College (HCC) July 15 to enhance workforce training for manufacturing careers. The County’s $322,000 investment will provide two years of programming enrichment and $80,000 in new and upgraded equipment for functional training. Read…

John Moshers’ Tips For Supporting Children AND Aging Parents

NewsBrief, July 2015 – Sandwiched In: What To Do When Everyone Depends On You – Northwestern Mutual Sandwiched In: What To Do When Everyone Depends On You – NM Article This year, Millennials are expected to surpass Baby Boomers as the largest living generation of Americans, according to a recent Pew Research report. But there’s…

Florida Chamber Ranks Lawmakers

The Florida Chamber of Commerce has just published it’s post-session list of lawmakers rating them on their scale of supporting pro-jobs and pro-business  legislation.  Several of our local lawmakers received A ratings. These include: Senator Jack Latvala Representative Dana Young Representative Chris Sprowls Representative Chris Latvala Here’s a statement from Governor Scott on job creation…