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Hernando County Commission will hear proposal to change bus routes


Changes to bus routes will be proposed

The Hernando County Commission will hear a proposal to make route changes for THE Bus at its March 13 meeting. Originally slated to be heard at Tuesday's meeting, the proposal is in the hands of the county staff, which has been tweaking it based on some of the public comments collected, according to Dennis Dix, the county's transportation coordinator. The March 13 meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in the commission chambers at the Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main Street, Brooksville.


Trumpeter, band will play at community center

Renowned jazz trumpet player Norm Bernard and his band will present the "Sounds of Broadway" at 1:30 p.m. today at the High Point Community Center, 12249 Clubhouse Road. The concert also will feature vocalist Kim Evans. Bernard and his musicians have performed with the likes of Woody Herman, Benny Goodman, Buddy Morrow and Lionel Hampton. The concert is hosted by High Point's Concordia Chorus. Snacks will be provided. Guests may bring their own beverages. Admission is $6. For more information, call (352) 397-8606.


Construction work will close section of street

Hernando County Transportation Services has announced that Drysdale Street, from Polk Avenue to Linden Drive, will be closed Monday through Friday for construction of drainage improvements. Traffic will be detoured via Polk and Coranado Drive to Linden during construction. For more information, call Transportation Services at (352) 754-4062.

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Today's picks

Hernando County Shrine Club breakfast buffet: 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Hernando Shrine Hall, 13400 Montour St., west of Brooksville. $8 for adults, $6 for children ages 5 to 11, and free for ages 4 and younger. (352) 610-4124.

VFW Post 9236 breakfast: 9-11:30 a.m., VFW Post 9236, 3435 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. $7. (352) 596-9236.

Christian comedian/musician Tim Lovelace: 6 p.m., Spring Hill Calvary Church of the Nazarene, 235 Cobblestone Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 683-0587.

Hernando deaths

You can find detailed obituaries in Section B daily.

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