Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Pasco News

New Port Richey council allows boat dock on tiny lot, considers zoning changes

NEW PORT RICHEY — The New Port Richey City Council has cut a deal with a property owner who purchased land along the Pithlachascotee River to build a boat dock and slip, but later discovered he could not legally build them there.The council unanimous...
Published: 05/16/18
Hometown Pasco for May 25

Hometown Pasco for May 25

We want your news!Hometown Pasco is devoted to everyday life in our county, whether it’s snapshots from your family reunion, recreational sporting event, news from your last club meeting or just a few lines thanking someone for a job well done. You c...
Published: 05/15/18
Updated: 05/23/18
Pasco Business Digest for May 25

Pasco Business Digest for May 25

EventsCO.STARTERS: The Pasco Economic Development Council will sponsor the next session of Co.Starters, a national program that helps entrepreneurs turn an idea into a new business in nine weeks, June 18 through Aug. 13. The program will be from 6 to...
Published: 05/15/18
Updated: 05/23/18

Column: Some Pasco student start times, lunchtimes, passing times to change in fall

Students, teachers and staff at Pasco County’s middle and high schools will see changes in their daily schedules when they return to classes in August.Some campuses will see their start and end times shifted by a few minutes. Some will have their pas...
Published: 05/15/18
Column: A hand-delivered campaign issue from Pasco Sheriff Nocco

Column: A hand-delivered campaign issue from Pasco Sheriff Nocco

A crowded jail could turn into a sore spot this political season.Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco, inadvertently, may have delivered a campaign issue for the 2018 Pasco commission races. Except the beneficiaries are Democrats Kelly Smith and Brandi Geoit, n...
Published: 05/15/18
Pasco Business Digest for May 18

Pasco Business Digest for May 18

Business DigestEventsCHAMBER MIXER: The Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce will have its monthly chamber mixer at Gulfside Hospice Thrift Shoppe, 1930 Land O’Lakes Blvd., Land O’Lakes, from 6 to 8 p.m. May 23. The event includes VIP shopping, appetize...
Published: 05/14/18
Updated: 05/23/18

School news for May 18

School Calendar• May 17-20: High school graduations• May 25: Last day of school for studentsBriefs• Head Start/Early Head Start applications are available at the following elementary schools: Anclote, Centennial, Chasco, Rodney B. Cox, Fox Hollow, Dr...
Published: 05/14/18
New Port Richey opens homes for those struggling to find place to live

New Port Richey opens homes for those struggling to find place to live

Last year at this time, Jaquana Lucas was living in a car with her four children. Now the family is about to move into a new apartment in New Port Richey."I have a home," Lucas said, smiling through her tears.Lucas’ home is at Ozanam Village, a perma...
Published: 05/14/18

Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando Counties starting May 18

FestivalsWoofstock: Bring your leashed dog to this festival from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 19 at Land O’ Lakes Heritage Park, 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd. With live music, children activities, reduced price vaccinations and microchipping, vendors and food tr...
Published: 05/14/18

Pasco Events for May 18

Events18 FridayCentral Pasco Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament: Includes greens fees, golf cart, range balls, door prizes, trophies and prizes for winners, and a barbecue dinner. Tickets for dinner only are $15. Registration at noon; shotgun start ...
Published: 05/14/18