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Property tax exemption available to members of military


Property tax exemption available for military

A property tax exemption is now available to military service members who were deployed during the preceding calendar year on active duty outside the continental United States, Alaska or Hawaii in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation New Dawn. Proof of deployment, including dates, from the Department of Veterans Affairs or a military branch, is required. The new exemption is based on the number of days the service member was deployed. Visit or stop by a property appraiser's office at the Hernando County Government Center, Room 463, 20 N Main St., Brooksville, or the Westside Government Center, 7525 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Call (352) 754-4190.


Talent show deadline is Friday

Friday is the deadline to enter the "Hernando/Pasco Has Talent" contest, with entries accepted through 5 p.m. All types of performers are encouraged to enter (jugglers, singers, dancers, comedy acts, etc.). The first 100 entrants will be auditioned. Auditions will be scheduled at 7 p.m. July 18, 19 and 20. The audition fee is $10. The show will be at 7:30 p.m. July 30 at the Pasco-Hernando Community College Performing Arts Center, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. First prize is $500, second prize is $300 and third prize is $200. Registration forms, rules and guidelines are available online at All proceeds support PHCC Foundation scholarships. For more information, call (352) 848-1411.


Disco Night tickets on sale

The Spring Hill Community Association is selling tickets for its Disco Night with DJ Marty, which will be from 7 to 10 p.m. June 24 at the Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. Call (352) 666-4746.

Today's picks

'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz': 2 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10. (352) 683-5113.

Crescent Community Clinic Tea Party: 1 p.m., Temple Beth David, 13158 Antelope St., Spring Hill. $15. RSVP to (352) 573-4178 or (352) 650-9006.

Property tax exemption available to members of military 06/11/11 [Last modified: Saturday, June 11, 2011 9:57am]
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