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In the above map (courtesy of Sierra Properties, although modified by WCNN), all of the parcels in light brown are owned by Sierra, while the land in yellow (which includes the site of the future Tampa Premium Outlets mall) is owned by Simon Property Group, although the timetable for its development has not yet been officially set. The roadways in black & green north of S.R. 56 are under development now.

In the above map (courtesy of Sierra Properties, although modified by WCNN), all of the parcels in light brown are owned by Sierra, while the land in yellow  is owned by Simon Property Group.

By Matt Wiley | @NTWCNews

If you’ve been driving along S.R. 56 near Wesley Chapel Blvd. (aka S.R. 54), there’s a good chance you’ve noticed quite a bit of activity on the north side of 56. No, it’s not the long-awaited Tampa Premium Outlets mall, but development officially has begun on the Cypress Creek Town Center (CCTC) Development of Regional Impact (DRI), which has laid dormant for years.. [click to continue…]

In Hillsborough County, republican Comm. Victor Crist (far left) will take on democrat Elizabeth Belcher (2nd from left) for the Dist. 4 county commissioner seat. In Pasco, republican Mike Moore (2nd from left) will take on democrat Erika Remsberg for the Dist. 2 commissioner seat in the November General Election.

In the November General Election, Comm. Victor Crist (R-New Tampa, far left) will take on Elizabeth Belcher (D-Seffner, 2nd from left) for the District 4 county commissioner seat, while Mike Moore (R-Wesley Chapel, 2nd from left) will take on Erika Remsberg (D-Land O’Lakes) for the Dist. 2 commissioner seat, which represents Wesley Chapel.

By Matt Wiley

The votes are in for the 2014 Primary Election, which has determined whose names officially will appear on the November ballot in both New Tampa and Wesley Chapel. [click to continue…]

Look for these signs outside of voting locations in New Tampa & Wesley Chapel for tomorrow's Primary Election.

Look for these signs outside of voting locations in New Tampa & Wesley Chapel for tomorrow’s Primary Election.

Today is not an ordinary Tuesday. It’s actually 2014 Primary Election Day, the day you vote to see who will appear on the November ballot. Have you cast your vote yet? If not, here’s where you still can. The polls are open until 7 p.m.

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An early morning crash on County Line Rd. has left two men seriously injured and closed the road for nearly three hours. [click to continue…]

New Tampa Man Fires Into Mobil Store, Arrested For Hate Crime

August 21, 2014

By Matt Wiley | @NTWCNews Firing a weapon from a car is a felony. Firing a gun into a business after making racial slurs towards an employee can get a person into even more trouble, especially if the bomb squad is called in to respond, as one New Tampa man has learned.

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Wesley Chapel Man Steals Lotto Tickets, Loses

August 19, 2014

By Matt Wiley | @NTWCNews Winning the lottery is tough. In many the long run, it can be pretty expensive to finally come across that winning ticket. One Wesley Chapel man decided to try another method: just steal them.

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Wesley Chapel Paramedic Injured In Fatal Wrong-Way I-275 Crash

August 15, 2014

By Matt Wiley | @NTWCNews Unfortunately, it’s been a busy year for wrong-way crashes on Tampa’s interstate highways, as yet another person has died while driving in the wrong direction.

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Power Diversion Investigation Leads To Pot Bust

August 13, 2014

By Matt Wiley A power diversion investigation has led to the discovery of a marijuana growing operation in Wesley Chapel.

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Wesley Chapel Walmart Now Open

August 12, 2014

Attention shoppers: Wesley Chapel’s first Walmart is now open. Will you be shopping?

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‘Suspicious Man’ At Tampa Palms Park Charged With Attempted Kidnapping

August 8, 2014

By Matt Wiley The ‘suspicious man’ reported at Hampton Park in Tampa Palms has been arrested and charged with attempted kidnapping.

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Wharton’s Tate Commits To FSU

August 5, 2014

Wharton High’s Auden Tate has made his decision: he will attend Florida State University (FSU) in Tallahassee on a football scholarship, following his graduation after this upcoming school year.

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Wesley Chapel Woman, Infant Killed In I-4 Crash

August 3, 2014

By Matt Wiley A Wesley Chapel woman and infant have died, following an early morning crash on I-4 near Tampa.

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Major Drugs, Weapons Bust In Wesley Chapel

July 29, 2014

By Matt Wiley You never know what your neighbors are up to. As it turns out, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) has made a major drug and weapons bust, right here in Wesley Chapel.

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Wesley Chapel & New Tampa Chambers Of Commerce To Join Forces

July 28, 2014

By Gary Nager A New Tampa & Wesley Chapel Neighborhood News Exclusive! The Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce and New Tampa Chamber of Commerce are set to join forces to better serve the business community in our area.

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Lion’s Club Breakfast Sep. 27!

August 30, 2014

By Gary Nager Another great event that is being sponsored by the Lions Club of Wesley Chapel is a pancake breakfast on Saturday, September 27. 8 a.m.-noon, at Atonement Lutheran Church (29617 S.R. 54).

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Fit 4 Life Martini Party Sep. 10!

August 30, 2014

By Gary Nager Our dear friends Travis and Fiona Monday and their amazing staff at Fit 4 Personal Training & Physical Therapy (located in the Tampa Palms Professional Center at 17419 Bridge Hill Ct., off Commerce Park Blvd.) invite the public to attend their annual Open House & Martini Party on Wednesday, September 10, 5 […]

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Ribbon Cuttings Galore In Wesley Chapel

August 30, 2014

By Gary Nager As we head into “season” for the New Tampa & Wesley Chapel issue, there has been no shortage of new businesses and ribbon-cuttings.

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Quality Cleaning & Services Puts A Brand New Shine On Your Home, Business

August 30, 2014

  By Celeste McLaughlin | @NTWCNews Suyanne (you can call her “Sue”)Neves, the owner of Quality Cleaning & Services in New Tampa and Wesley Chapel, believes a clean, fresh home will make you smile. She says this is especially true if the people cleaning it enjoy their work and bring a great energy into your […]

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Fall Festival To Return To The Grove Oct. 11

August 30, 2014

Despite our still-sweltering temperatures, to celebrate the beginning of fall, the Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce (WCCC) is putting on its sixth annual Fall Festival, in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Wesley Chapel (which meets Wednesdays at noon at Ciao! Italian Bistro in the Shops at Wiregrass mall).

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Javic Homes Building Southern Living’s 2015 ‘Showcase Home’ In Brookside

August 30, 2014

By Matt Wiley | @NTWCNews Wesley Chapel will be featured in the largest regional lifestyle publication in the U.S., the glossy home magazine Southern Living, when Javic Homes completes a new house in the Brookside community, located next to Saddlebrook Resort off S.R. 54.

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