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Contest winner will receive a free home restoration


Company will restore contest winner's home

Advanced Restoration, a water damage, mold remediation and sewer cleanup company, has launched its Secret Restoration Project contest. People may nominate people or organizations that have fallen victim to flood, mold or sewer damage, or simply have a home or property that is falling apart and is in need of damage restoration. The winner will get a free restoration. Entries will be accepted online until Jan. 31. All entries must include a story about why the nominee should be chosen. Complete contest details, entry rules and nomination form information can be found at For information, call Jon Hall, toll free, at (800) 379-6368 or e-mail


Republican Club meeting is Tuesday

The West Pasco Republican Club will meet Tuesday at Heritage Springs Golf and Country Club, 11345 Robert Trent Jones Parkway. Social hour starts at 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. Sgt. Jeff Peake of the Pasco County Sheriff's Office will speak about various types of crime and fraud that citizens should be aware of in the age of the Internet and social media. Local elected officials will be on hand. Tickets are $12 and include dinner of chicken or pork. Contact Anne Corona at (727) 514-1120, Robin Falzone at (727) 372-5443 or Hugh Townsend at (727) 372-6615.


Show up on Arbor Day, get a seedling

The rest of the country celebrates in April, but in Florida, Arbor Day is a the third Friday in January, when weather conditions are more favorable for seedling survival. To celebrate Arbor Day, the Florida Division of Forestry is giving away free bare-root seedlings to the first 200 people who show up from 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 22. Each person may receive a 4- to 12-inch-tall bare-root live oak, sycamore, swamp chestnut oak, slash pine or crape myrtle. The event will be at 36339 State Road 52, Dade City, which is almost half a mile west of the Pasco County Fairgrounds on the opposite side of the road. Contact the Florida Division of Forestry at (352) 523-5101 or e-mail


Center will host senior health fair

CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Enrichment Center will host a senior health fair from 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 24 at 12417 Clock Tower Parkway. There will be free screenings for diabetes, osteoporosis, hearing, vision, skin cancer and more. Light refreshments and door prizes will be provided. For information, call (727) 863-6868.

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