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Friday, Feb 12, 2016

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Starkey invites residents to town hall meeting

Starkey invites residents to town hall meeting

LUTZ — Pasco County Commission Chairwoman Kathryn Starkey said she doesn’t expect to solve all of the community’s problems at a single town hall meeting.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Sheriff’s mounted posse set to ride happy trails

Sheriff’s mounted posse set to ride happy trails

DADE CITY — Equestrians can mount their favorite steeds and ride along with their buddies on the next Pasco Sheriff’s Mounted Posse Poker Ride on Feb. 27.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Pasco commissioners carry wish list to state legislators

Pasco commissioners carry wish list to state legislators

DADE CITY — It wasn’t simply hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and a chance to schmooze with legislators that enticed Pasco County commissioners to Tallahassee this month for the annual Pasco County Legislative Day....
Updated: 8 hours ago
Forecast: Weekend weather looks great

Forecast: Weekend weather looks great

High pressure has parked over Florida, meaning we’ll have a mostly sunny weekend with mild temperatures, so be sure to enjoy it!
Updated: 8 hours ago
Forecast: Chilly night will see northern areas near freezing

Forecast: Chilly night will see northern areas near freezing

A small area of high pressure and clear skies will give the area the coldest night it’s seen this month. Freeze warnings are in effect from Brooksville north with frost advisories in much of Central Florida.
Published: 02/10/16
Patel Conservatory going to the dogs

Patel Conservatory going to the dogs

TAMPA — The Patel Conservatory at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts will present Disney’s “101 Dalmatians KIDS” in TECO Theater on Feb. 18-21.
Published: 02/10/16

Champions for Children receives grant from PNC Foundation

TAMPA — Champions for Children, a nationally accredited nonprofit agency whose mission is to build stronger families in the Tampa Bay region, has received a $25,000 grant from the PNC Foundation to support the Champions for Children’s F...
Published: 02/10/16
Food truck dream finally up and running

Food truck dream finally up and running

TAMPA — Owning your own business is something that most people talk about, but few have the guts to try.
Published: 02/10/16
Adopt A Sister turns 25

Adopt A Sister turns 25

WEST TAMPA — The nationwide Adopt a Sister Program of the Salesian Sisters celebrates its 25th anniversary this year with a luncheon planned honoring its founders — Sister Mary Rinaldi and the late Fortune Bosco....
Published: 02/10/16
Shop offers tea — and a place to be

Shop offers tea — and a place to be

TEMPLE TERRACE — Naga Tea is one of a growing number of businesses in the Tampa area offering customers an alternative to drinking coffee.
Published: 02/10/16

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