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Driver who hit teens at Hudson bus stop is cited


Driver is cited after hitting two at bus stop

The driver who hit two teens on their way to the bus stop last week has been cited for careless driving. Deanna Leggio, 21, of Hudson was driving north on Utica Drive about 7 a.m. Oct. 6 when she swerved to avoid some children walking toward a bus stop at Utica and New York Avenue, said the Florida Highway Patrol. She avoided those kids, but hit two other teens: Walter Edelman, 15, and William Calder, 13, FHP said. Both teens were treated at area hospitals for their injuries.


Air Force Band will play Nov. 13

The U.S. Air Force Band, Airmen of Note on Tour, will give a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel, 30651 Wells Road, Wesley Chapel. For tickets, mail your request to the above address or call the box office at (813) 794-8772. Open seating, first-come, first seated.


Donate clothes to assist migrants

The Florida Medical Clinic Foundation of Caring and the employees of Florida Medical Clinic will be gathering clothes this week to give to migrant workers in Dade City. People may drop off clean clothes from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday at the clinic, 38135 Market Square, Zephyrhills. Volunteers will sort and fold clothes, and Sweetbay supermarket has donated a semitrailer to transport the items. On Oct. 17, the United Farmworkers Association, in conjunction with the Foundation of Caring, will distribute the articles free of charge to the migrant workers at the Resurrection House Park, 37124 Calle de Milagros/Lock Street in Dade City. For information, call the Florida Medical Clinic Foundation of Caring at (813) 783-9932.


Audubon speaker to discuss coyotes

Jeanne Murphy will talk about "Coyotes Among Us" at the next meeting of the West Pasco Audubon Society, 3 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Starkey Education Center, Wilderness Road, J. B. Starkey Park, New Port Richey. The event is free and open to the public. For information, visit or call (727) 372-6382.


A reception and presentation of awards will mark the opening of "Pasco Art 2009" open art exhibit from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Pasco Arts Council art center, 5744 Moog Road, Holiday (behind Centennial Park Library). The exhibit will continue through Dec. 10. A different time and date for the reception were listed Friday.

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