| April 22 2014 - Bus employees speak out in Hillsborough|
Three town hall meetings have been held so far in Hillsborough County to address transportation issues in the public schools. School Board member Susan Valdes hosted the first one in Town 'N Country. Guests could talk about transportation or any other issues that concerned them. April Griffin hosted the second one in Valrico, which …
| April 19 2014 - Students get bus to cross Hillsborough Ave.|
Hillsborough County schools is going to provide shuttle bus service for Middleton High School students who live in the Meridian Point Apartments so they can safely cross Hillsborough Avenue, the scene of several injury accidents.
| April 18 2014 - Shuttle will transport students in Hillsborough Ave. apartment complex|
Students living in an apartment complex along a busy stretch of Hillsborough Avenue will now get rides in a shuttle bus, the district said Thursday. The announcement comes after a student, 15-year-old Norma Velasquez-Cabrera, was hit and killed trying to cross the road.
| April 15 2014 - School board member expresses doubt over school bus safety|
The outrage among Hillsborough County School Bus drivers about fleet maintenance has gone from idle to overdrive. We asked one school board member: are the school buses in Hillsborough County safe? "I don't think at this point they are," April Griffin said. But a district spokesman says there are two sides to every story, and they are investigating.
| April 14 2014 - Bus driver complaints continue in Hillsborough|
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| April 10 2014 - Transportation Town Hall meeting in Hillsborough|
Parents, employees and anyone with concerns about the Hillsborough County school bus system is invited to another community town hall meeting Monday night in Apollo Beach. School Board members have held meetings so far in Town 'N Country and Valrico, and dozens of drivers have turned out. Separately, the school district has …
| April 09 2014 - Some schools ban prom party buses|
Some Hillsborough County schools don’t allow prom-goers to book a party bus or a limo, a rule meant to curb drinking before and after dances.
| April 09 2014 - Party buses banned at some Tampa high schools|
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Thinking of renting a party bus or limo to send your kids to the prom in style? Some schools in Hillsborough County say no. At Robinson High School, students are expected to drive themselves to the prom, or have their parents drop them off. ...
| April 08 2014 - Party buses banned at some Florida high schools|
Thinking of renting a party bus or limo to send your kids to the prom in style? Some schools in Hillsborough County say no. At Robinson High School, students are expected to drive themselves to the prom, or have their parents drop them off. The Tampa Tribune reports the schools are attempting to curb the under-age drinking. In 2009, a student needed medical attention and several others were ...
| February 26 2014 - Dad finds missing Oregon teens on bus|
HILLSBORO, Ore. -- The two teens who vanished after leaving a concert Friday afternoon have both been found. Drew Martin, 14, and his friend Joe Beals were dropped off at the Orenco MAX Station so they could go to a concert in Portland Friday. Martin's mother, Erica Spencer, reported her son missing soon after. Background: 2 Hillsboro teens missing On Tuesday afternoon, Portland police ...