Dr. Donald K. Vierling of Hudson recently completed continuing medical education requirements to retain active membership in the American Academy of Family Physicians, the national association of family doctors. Vierling has been an active member since 1979.
Patricia Owen, former branch manager of the Hudson Regional Library of Pasco County, has been promoted to assistant county librarian/public services, and Gail Vaccaro has been promoted to reference service coordinator of the Pasco County Library System, Hudson.
David R. Hirschauer, D.O., P.A., is the head physician at the Pain Management Clinic, which recently opened at the Gulf Coast Orthopaedic Center, 7315 Hudson Ave., Hudson. Hirschauer is a graduate of the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in Des Moines, Iowa.
Kurt Conover, Pasco area manager for Florida Power Corp., recently won the Junior Achievement National Bronze Leadership Award.
RainSoft by Great Southern will open at the Executive Center, 8410 U.S. 19 in New Port Richey. The office will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. weekdays.
RE/MAX Advantage Realty of Pasco was noted recently as one of the largest residential real estate offices in a research report produced by the real estate newsletter REAL Trends.
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