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Portion of Calienta Street to close until Hernando Beach Channel dredge is complete



Starting Wednesday, Calienta Street will be closed from Flamingo Boulevard to Gulf Coast Drive, just west of the Coast Guard Auxiliary parking lot. It will reopen once the Hernando Beach Channel dredge is complete. Residents will have access to their homes, but are advised to use caution while traveling in the area. Boaters should use Petit Lane to gain access to the public boat ramp. Detours will be posted. For information, call senior project manager Al Toler of the Hernando County engineering office at (352) 754-4062, ext. 23024.


Honor Flight seeks passengers for trip

Honor Flight of West Central Florida is accepting applications from World War II veterans interested in taking a free flight to Washington, D.C., to visit the WWII memorial and other memorials. Seats are available for a flight that will be in early April. Information and applications may be downloaded from the website at For information, call Stuart Peckham at (352) 597-1615 or Honor Flight of West Central Florida at (813) 498-6079.


T-shirt display shines a light on violence

T-shirts from the Hernando County Clothesline Project will be on display from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in front of the Hernando County Courthouse, 20 N Main St. The project is a visual display that bears witness to violence against women. During the public display, a clothesline is hung with shirts. The T-shirts are created by survivors of violence, and those who have lost a loved one to violence, as a way to express their emotions.

Today's picks

Victorian Tea: Noon-3 p.m., Brooksville Woman's Club, 131 S Main St., Brooksville. $7. (352) 799-3801 or (352) 796-6026.

Shark Theater presents 'Kindertransport': 7 p.m., Nature Coast Technical High School, 4057 California St., south of Brooksville. $8 adults, $6 students. (352) 797-7088, ext. 296.

'Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks': 8 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10. (352) 683-5113.

Portion of Calienta Street to close until Hernando Beach Channel dredge is complete 10/13/11 [Last modified: Thursday, October 13, 2011 8:05pm]
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