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Some Spring Hill fire hydrants to be flushed


After hydrants flushed, water may look rusty

Starting today, Spring Hill Fire Rescue will be flushing hydrants in neighborhoods where water pressure is low. Areas to be tested include from County Line Road north to approximately Spring Hill Drive; and from Commercial Way east to Kass Circle, including the Pinehurst sections of Spring Hill. Residents should be aware that they may experience rusty water. However, it will be safe to drink. It is recommended that residents run their water for a couple of minutes prior to doing any laundry and before drinking the water.

Wounded Warrior Benefit has tickets

Tickets are available for the second annual Wounded Warrior Benefit Extravaganza, which will be at 8 p.m. April 4 at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd. The show, sponsored by the Nature Coast Korean War Veterans Association and Ladies Auxiliary Chapter 174, includes Peter Clapsis as master of ceremonies, the Frankie Dee New York Orchestra, Dr. Dalton Benson, Lynda Dilts-Benson, Dave and Terry Stenger, Leanne Germann and George Dwyer. The event will also include an auction. Tickets are $20. All proceeds will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. For tickets, call the box office at (352) 683-5113.


Science Night at Pine Grove school

Pine Grove Elementary School's Science Night will be March 26 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the cafeteria. The event celebrates science with the community partners of the Science Club.


According to a Hernando County sheriff's report, the 16-year-old adopted son of Tai-Ling Gigliotti had been locked in the bathroom of their Spring Hill home daily since November 2007 and was allowed out only when Gigliotti and Anton Angelo, her live-in boyfriend, were home. Information about the teen's confinement in the bathroom was incorrect in a photo caption Wednesday.

Today's meeting

United Way of Hernando County Florida State Employees Charitable Campaign Steering Committee, 1 p.m. United Way of Hernando County, 4042 Commercial Way, Spring Hill.

Today's picks

Hernando Beach Women's Club annual card party and luncheon: 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., VFW Post 9236, 3435 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. $10 at the door. (352) 596-5139.

Shark Theatre presents 'You Can't Take it With You': 7 p.m., Black Box Theatre, Nature Coast Technical High School, 4057 California St., south of Brooksville. $10 for adults, $6 for students. 352) 797-7088, ext. 296.

Hernando deaths

Detailed obituaries are published in Section B.

Some Spring Hill fire hydrants to be flushed 03/18/09 [Last modified: Wednesday, March 18, 2009 6:51pm]
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