Monday, July 16, 2018

Pasco News

Higher tax roll burnishes Pasco County budget plan

Higher tax roll burnishes Pasco County budget plan

ST. LEO — Pasco County’s property tax rolls grew 9.51 percent over the past year, a higher figure than previously projected. It will bring a windfall to local government and likely ease upcoming budget discussions among county commissioners.The highe...
Published: 07/02/18
Pasco Business Digest for July 6

Pasco Business Digest for July 6

Business digestBrieflyASSISTED LIVING FACILITY SALE: Cushman & Wakefield recently negotiated the sale of the Watermark at Trinity, a 97-unit, 84,217-square-foot senior living community in Trinity. Built in 2016, the Class A assisted-living and memory...
Published: 06/28/18
Updated: 07/02/18
Hometown Pasco for July 6

Hometown Pasco for July 6

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: 06/28/18
Updated: 07/02/18

Pasco Briefs for July 6

COUNTYWIDETax collector hosts back-to-school driveThe five offices of the Pasco County Tax Collector are collecting donations throughout July to help local disadvantaged families with back-to-school supplies. Schools in each community will receive th...
Published: 07/02/18
UT lacrosse player earns Freddie Solomon Community Service Award

UT lacrosse player earns Freddie Solomon Community Service Award

TAMPA — For University of Tampa women’s lacrosse player Megan Sanchez, community service isn’t an obligation.It’s a way of life.Sanchez, from Wesley Chapel High School, was surprised to receive UT’s Freddie Solomon Community Service Award, given by t...
Published: 06/28/18
Updated: 07/02/18

Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting July 6

This WeekFestivalsFirst Friday Dade City: The streets of downtown Dade City come alive with music and festivities from 4 to 9:30 p.m. July 6. Bring the family or a sweetheart for numerous activities and music throughout the downtown area. Highlights ...
Published: 07/02/18

Pasco Events for July 6

Events6 FridayOur Lady Queen of Peace Social Dinner: Celebrate Thanksgiving in July with roasted turkey and all the fixings, along with dessert and drinks. 5 to 6 p.m. $10 adults, $9 children. Take-out available. Our Lady Queen of Peace, 5340 High St...
Published: 07/02/18
Pasco County Sheriff names veteran deputies involved in fatal Dade City shooting Thursday

Pasco County Sheriff names veteran deputies involved in fatal Dade City shooting Thursday

The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two deputies involved in a fatal shooting Thursday.Sgt. Chad Tadlock and deputy Aaron Ziegler responded around 6:30 p.m. to a call from the roommate of 54-year-old James Palmquist, deputies said. T...
Updated one month ago
Pasco deputies: Zephyrhills bank robbery suspect arrested after former coworkers at nearby Home Depot identify him

Pasco deputies: Zephyrhills bank robbery suspect arrested after former coworkers at nearby Home Depot identify him

ZEPHYRHILLS — Deputies on Thursday arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with a bank robbery last week, after former coworkers at a nearby Home Depot identified him.Angel Manuel Castro III, of Zephyrhills, faces a robbery charge. On June 21, accor...
Updated one month ago
Pasco sheriff: Dade City man forced fatal confrontation with deputies

Pasco sheriff: Dade City man forced fatal confrontation with deputies

DADE CITY — A 54-year-old man was fatally wounded after exchanging gunfire with deputies on Thursday night, according to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office.James Palmquist wanted to force deputies to end his life, Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco said at a n...
Updated one month ago