The Legacy Events Community Council came about when Mr. Eugene & Mrs. Alice Leach envisioned bringing unique events to the area to connect our neighborhoods and the community at large. The purpose is to shine the spotlight on positive African American accomplishments, as well as bring a fresh awareness to our ingenious culture and heritage.
Hannibal Square Community Land Trust is proposing building 30 townhomes for homeownership on the parcels facing Orange Center Boulevard and a 3-story, mixed-use development at the corner of Tampa Avenue and Orange Center.
With Clear Lake serving as a tranquil backdrop, Billy Pete and his family moved to Bunche Manor in 1959. His father, Willie B. Pete Sr., graduated from Jones High School c/o 1934 and FAMU c/o 1938. Billy’s mother, Hazel Pete, was a graduate of Jones’ High School c/o 1938.