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Santa's Angels Project in Pasco still needs toys, clothes

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Toys, clothes still needed for kids and teens

The Santa's Angels Project still needs dozens of toys and clothing items to bring Christmas to needy children and teens who might otherwise get nothing this holiday season. Gift tags are still available on trees at the following locations:

• Bealls, 12125 U.S. 19, Bayonet Point

• Bealls, 7201 State Road 54, New Port Richey

• Dollar General, 14189 U.S. 19, Hudson

• Great Clips, 13712 Little Road, Hudson

• Walmart, 8701 U.S. 19, Port Richey

• Walmart, 8745 State Road 54, New Port Richey

• Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club, 12330 Lake Jovita Blvd., Dade City

• San Antonio Citizens Federal Credit Union, 37925 Church Ave., Dade City; 12542 Curley Road, San Antonio; and 7301 Gall Blvd., Zephyrhills

• Olga's Bakery and Deli, 14117 Seventh St., Dade City

• Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative Inc., 12013 Hays Road, Shady Hills; 20711 U.S. 98, Trilby; 30461 Commerce Drive, San Antonio; and 14651 21st St., Dade City

Donations are being accepted through Christmas Eve. For information, call Marsha Snow at (727) 868-2413 in west Pasco or Linda Pelt at (352) 668-4114 in east Pasco.

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Brush up on your driving skills

The AARP will offer several safe driving courses next month. The cost is $12 for AARP members and $14 for nonmembers. The dates are:

• 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 6-7 at Centennial Library, 5740 Moog Road in Holiday. Call Don Richardson at (727) 236-9294.

• 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 11 at South Holiday Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive in Holiday. Call John Carland at (727) 937-8923.

• 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 18-19 at New Port Richey Library, 5936 Main St. in New Port Richey. Call Ingrid at (727) 376-8926.

• 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 20-21 at New Port Richey Police Station, 6736 Adams St. in New Port Richey. Call Lenore Frontczak at (727) 372-1495.

• 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 25-26 at Hudson Library, 8012 Library Road in Hudson. Call Al Fleri at (727) 856-9939.

AARP is always looking for volunteers to help with the program. If interested, call west Pasco coordinator Frank Hoerner at (813) 949-7340.

Pasco deaths

Detailed obituaries are published in Tampa Bay.

Santa's Angels Project in Pasco still needs toys, clothes 12/18/10 [Last modified: Saturday, December 18, 2010 12:48pm]
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