Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Get something for Dad (or someone else) at gift fair

BROOKSVILLE

Get something for Dad (or someone else) at gift fair

The Brooksville Regional Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a gift fair from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday and Tuesday in Conference Room 2 at Brooksville Regional Hospital, 17240 Cortez Blvd. There will be a variety of books and gifts that are appropriate for Father's Day and other occasions. Payroll deductions are available for hospital employees who buy items. Part of the proceeds will benefit the auxiliary's scholarship fund. For information, call 596-9807 or 442-0169.

HERNANDO BEACH

Coast Guard Auxiliary offers boating course

The Coast Guard Auxiliary will offer America's Boating Course from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday at the auxiliary building, 4340 Calienta St. This three-day basic course is an informative overview of boating safety, and it includes all information to qualify for the Florida boating safety ID card. The cost is $30, which includes a text. To reserve a seat or for information, call John at 573-8155.

SPRING HILL

Knights of Columbus to raise new flag

The St. Frances Cabrini Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus will host the annual Flag Day Ceremony from noon to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the southeast corner of the parking lot at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 5030 Mariner Blvd. The Knights will retire their old American flag and raise a new one, which was flown over the Capitol in Washington, D.C. Those in attendance will include state Sen. Mike Fasano and Hernando County Sheriff Richard Nugent, as well as other local dignitaries.

Today's picks

"Gears of War — Last Stand" paintball battle to benefit Toys for Tots: Registration at 8 a.m., battle briefing at 9 a.m., game starts at 9:30 a.m., 4644 Keysville Ave., Spring Hill. $25 registration fee. 688-0316.

Lea's Prayers and Postage Poker Run: Registration begins at 10 a.m.; first bikes out at 11 a.m. VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill. $20 for first hand; $10 for additional hands. 428-8564 or 684-4185.

Pickerings in concert: 6 p.m., Calvary Church of the Nazarene, 235 Cobblestone Drive, Spring Hill. Offering to be taken. 683-0587.

Hernando deaths

Detailed obituaries are published

in Section B.

Get something for Dad (or someone else) at gift fair 06/07/08 [Last modified: Saturday, June 7, 2008 1:25pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Tampa Chamber of Commerce announces small business winners

    Business

    TAMPA — The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce selected the winners of the 2017 Small Business of the Year Awards at a ceremony Wednesday night at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts. More than 600 attendees celebrated the accomplishments of Tampa Bay's small business community.

    Vincent Cassidy, president and CEO of Majesty Title Services, was named Outstanding Small Business Leader of the Year by the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce.

  2. UF president Kent Fuchs: 'Charlottesville changed everything' (w/video)

    K12

    GAINESVILLE — Wednesday evening, hazy rumors of an impending Neo-Nazi march reached some wary protesters. A few quickly rallied to denounce the marchers in downtown Gainesville, only to find plazas empty but for police.

    University of Florida President W. Kent Fuchs talks with reporters Wednesday about white nationalist Richard Spencer's planned speech on Thursday. He said of Spencer: "In a small way, he is causing us to redouble our focus on supporting actions that are the opposite of what he wants." [WILL VRAGOVIC   |   Times]
  3. Kenya vote chief says 'difficult' to have credible election

    World

    NAIROBI, Kenya — It is "difficult to guarantee a free, fair and credible election" in Kenya's fresh presidential vote just eight days away despite "full technical preparedness," the head of the election commission said Wednesday as another wave of uncertainty swept through East Africa's largest economy.

  4. International array of artists chosen as finalists for Pier project

    Local Government

    ST. PETERSBURG — A diverse group of six artists will compete for a chance to install their work at the city's multimillion-dollar Pier District, expected to open in early 2019.

  5. Former Jabil executive's fate in hands of murder trial jury

    Criminal

    LARGO — For a second time, Patrick Evans' future is in the hands of a jury.

    Patrick Evans talks with Allison Miller, one of his three public defenders, before jury selection this w eek. Evans, a former Jabil executive charged with killing his estranged wife and her friend almost 10 years ago, is back in court for a second trial after his original death sentence conviction was overturned by the Florida Supreme Court. JIM DAMASKE   |   Times