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Singing waiters at Spring Hill Pizza Hut are fundraisers


Singing waiters at Pizza Hut

are fundraisers

Singers from the Hernando Harmonizers Men's Barbershop Chorus will perform as singing waiters from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Pizza Hut, 2093 Commercial Way. This is a fundraiser, with all tips and donations going toward club costs and charities. There will also be a raffle. Also, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, chorus members will sing for blood donors at LifeSouth Community Blood Center, 12395 Cortez Blvd. The Hernando Harmonizers is a men's a cappella chorus. Rehearsals are from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays at Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. New members are welcome. For information, call (352) 556-3936 or e-mail bass


Deputies to check on seat belt use

Starting Monday, the Hernando County Sheriff's Office will join other law enforcement agencies nationwide in the "Click It or Ticket" seat belt enforcement mobilization through the end of May. Safety checkpoints will be conducted along the following roads: Elgin, Landover, Shoal Line and Ridge Manor boulevards; Centralia, Star and Powell roads; Pinehurst, Linden, Sealawn, Cobblestone and Coronado drives; California Street and Spring Lake Highway. The goal is to get everyone buckled up, especially teen drivers and their passengers. Also, between Monday and Memorial Day, the sheriff's marine unit will increase patrols on the waterways to promote safe boating.

Note to readers

The Tampa Bay area is in the midst of a three-year drought that has led to tough watering restrictions. For more on the drought and the new restrictions, go to our report, Tampa Bay Water Crisis, at You'll find the latest news, previous stories, tips for saving water, Florida-friendly landscaping ideas and videos.

Today's picks

Hernando Beach Open Market ribbon cutting, grand opening: 5-8 p.m., 3375 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. (352) 556-2639.

National Safe Boating Week event: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, 4340 Calienta St., Hernando Beach.

Stage West presents Epic Proportions: 8 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $18. (352) 683-5113.

Suzuki Strings violin and cello instructional school's annual concert/recital: Hernando Performing Arts Center, Hernando High School, 700 Bell Ave., Brooksville. Advanced students will take the stage at 2:30 p.m. and beginners will perform at 4:30 p.m. A $5 donation is requested. Ruth Brown, (352) 799-4922.

Hernando deaths

Detailed obituaries are

published in Section B.

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