Thursday, November 23, 2017

Pasco

Letters to the Editor for Aug. 25

Please waive senior tuition Aug. 18PHSC president would like to be able to waive tuition for seniorsThank you, Ms. Young Clark, for responding to Dr. Musunuru's column that profiled Pasco-Hernando State College and the many opportunities offered to ...
Updated: 3 months ago

Celebrating 45 years, PHSC has become a community treasure

"A historic past, a vibrant present and an innovative future."That is what comes to mind as I think of Pasco-Hernando State College's 45th anniversary during the 2017-2018 academic year.With a beginning so humble that the college's first classes met ...
Updated: 4 months ago

Letters: Cemetery entrance is a danger

Cemetery road surprises driversPasco County has created a dangerous traffic situation at the fairly new entrance to Heartwood Preserve and Cemetery on Starkey Boulevard in New Port Richey. I would hate to see someone visiting the cemetery wind up in ...
Updated: 4 months ago
County's new urban agriculture ordinance is a healthy measure for all

County's new urban agriculture ordinance is a healthy measure for all

Pasco County changed for the better on June 20, when the County Commission adopted an urban agriculture ordinance — technically, an Urban Agriculture Ordinance for Community Gardens, Market Gardens and Community Farms. The ordinance is far-reac...
Updated: 4 months ago

Pasco Letters to the Editor for July 14

Ammo ignites range dispute | July 7, storySave money by upgrading rangeReading the article, a simple and affordable solution to the "problem" comes immediately to mind. A new range would cost the county $855,000 for the land and who knows how much f...
Updated: 4 months ago
Editorial: Pasco commissioners should raise school impact fee

Editorial: Pasco commissioners should raise school impact fee

With the end of the economic recession and the return of population growth and new housing construction, it's clearer than ever that Pasco County needs more schools and doesn't have the money to pay for them. It's so clear that the school district an...
Updated: 5 months ago

With return of rainy season, Mosquito Control gears up for annual battle

After the long winter drought, the rainy season has finally kicked in to produce our daily thunderstorms. The resulting rainfall will help to create greener lawns and eventually fill our lakes and ponds. But these rains will also fill any container l...
Updated: 5 months ago

Hooper: Pasco School District set me up, and I'm thrilled

Brian Prescott set me up.The program coordinator for the Pasco School District asked me to address a group of students, teachers and administrators at a Together We Stand summit earlier this month.The district's student services staff started Togethe...
Updated: 5 months ago

Letters to the Editor: Still a supporter of Quail Hollow

Manager out after clubhouse gunfire | May 19 storyStill a supporter of Quail HollowMisquotes happen all the time, but how we react and address them is what is of importance here. I was quoted as agreeing with questions that were posed to me and was t...
Updated: 6 months ago
In Islam, month of Ramadan is a time of fasting, cleansing, renewal, charity

In Islam, month of Ramadan is a time of fasting, cleansing, renewal, charity

Ramadan, ninth month of the Islamic calendar, began May 26 and will run through June 24. During this time, Muslims around the world fast from sunrise to sunset.This allows the body to cleanse itself from dead cells and malformed cells through the phe...
Updated: 6 months ago