Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Hernando News

Hernando Schools: Meet the new safety and mental health directors

The state Legislature’s reaction to the February shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward County continues to reverberate through Florida schools.New legislation requires improved of school security, including school resource offic...
Published: 09/04/18

Hernando Religion Calendar for Sept. 7

Spring HillHigh Holy Days services:Temple Beth DavidRosh Hashanah: Erev at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9; 10 a.m. and Tashlich and barbeque at Pine Island at 5:30 Sept. 10.Yom Kippur: Kol Nidre at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 18; 10 a.m., Yizkor at 12:30, Neilah closing serv...
Published: 09/04/18

Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Sept. 7

FestivalFirst Friday Dade City: The streets of downtown Dade City come alive with music and festivities from 4 to 9:30 p.m. July 6. Bring the family or a sweetheart for numerous activities and music throughout the downtown area. Highlights over at th...
Published: 09/03/18
Strategic plan for Hernando coastline concerns business leaders and residents

Strategic plan for Hernando coastline concerns business leaders and residents

BROOKSVILLE — A strategic plan that guides decisions about Hernando County’s natural coastline would seem like an easy sell in a community that values its coastal character.But last week, such a plan drew concerns from a wide spectrum of community pl...
Published: 09/04/18

Hernando Briefs for Sept. 7

COUNTYWIDESymphony seeks musiciansThe Hernando Symphony Orchestra has openings for the 2018-19 season. Musicians interested in becoming a member of the community pops orchestra, can visit hernandosymphony.com or call (352) 584-1210.BROOKSVILLENeos pl...
Published: 09/03/18

Hernando Political Notebook for Sept. 7

Meet-and-Greet for Makar: A meet-and-greet for Nancy Makar, Democratic candidate for Hernando County Commissioner, District 4, will be from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 12 at Marker 48 Brewing, 12147 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. The event will include music...
Published: 09/03/18
Hernando deputy on paid leave after fatally shooting Citrus woman

Hernando deputy on paid leave after fatally shooting Citrus woman

The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of a deputy who the agency said fatally shot a woman Thursday while serving a search warrant in Citrus County.Deputy E.J. Varrichio, 32, was placed on paid administrative leave pending the ou...
Updated one month ago
Man flings ‘holy blood’ at Hernando deputy, Sheriff’s Office says

Man flings ‘holy blood’ at Hernando deputy, Sheriff’s Office says

BROOKSVILLE — A Palm Bay-area man flung his cut-up hand at a Hernando County deputy while being arrested Wednesday, the Sheriff’s Office said, telling him to "get some of this holy blood."It was an act, an agency report noted, unwanted by the deputy....
Updated one month ago

Hernando Business Digest for Aug. 31

EventsCHAMBER RIBBON-CUTTINGS: The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce will have three ribbon-cuttings in the coming week:• SSL Talent & Production, at Linda Pederson Park, 6300 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach, 2 p.m. Sept. 1. Call Kimber Tr...
Updated one month ago

Hernando Briefs for Aug. 31

COUNTYWIDETwo big events ahead for People Helping PeoplePeople Helping People announces two upcoming events the public is invited to attend. The annual Hoedown for Hunger fundraiser, a western-themed event with dinner, dancing, 50/50 raffle, line-dan...
Updated one month ago