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Largo briefs: Seniors can get home repair grants

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Largo seniors can get home repair grants

Clearwater Neighborhood Housing Services Inc., which serves as facilitator for the Pinellas County Senior Home Improvement Program, invites seniors to apply for a home repair grant of up to $20,000. To qualify, you must be 62 or older and live in specific areas of Largo, Dunedin, Clearwater or Tarpon Springs. The program runs through Sept. 30. For information, call (727) 442-4155.

Palmer closed between Renatta, Mehlenbacher

There's a road closure in Belleair Bluffs until Friday. The replacement of a sanitary sewer main has closed Palmer Road between Renatta Drive and Mehlenbacher Road. The section of roadway is closed between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. For information, call (727) 580-0942.

Christian women's group presents speaker

Women's Initiative Network — Pinellas, an interdenominational, Christian group for working women, will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. Gerry Hoeffner, president of Personnel Dynamics Consulting, is the guest speaker. He will present "Selling is a Relationship.'' To pre-register, go to www.womensInet.com. For information, call Terry Sanchez, (727) 667-6792

Slots remain in city kids camps July 20, 27

The Largo Recreation, Parks and Arts Department has room in the following camps the weeks of July 20 and July 27: Hula hoop, bowling, flag football, soccer, fishing, baseball, theater, tennis, CSI Camp and fine arts. Locations vary. The camps are half-day. Costs range from $76 to $100. For information, call (727) 518-3016.

Largo briefs: Seniors can get home repair grants 07/14/09 [Last modified: Tuesday, July 14, 2009 9:25pm]
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