Hernando County Administrator Leonard Sossamon will host a town hall meeting from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive. Residents will have an opportunity to meet the new administrator and comment on the proposed budget for the 2012-2013 fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1. The county is facing a $7 million deficit, and the County Commission is considering various options to balance the budget, including deep cuts in programs and services. Residents are encouraged to contribute their thoughts and ideas about the budget and county services. The commission's next budget workshop will be July 10. For information, call (352) 540-6780.
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Rep. Nugent offers career fair July 12
U.S. Rep. Rich Nugent will host a career fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 12 at the Palace Grand, 275 Della Court. All employers are welcome to participate at no cost. To register for a booth, contact Steve Wilson at (352) 293-1123 or email to email@example.com. Job seekers can also attend at no cost, and should dress professionally and bring resumes; preregister online at nugentjobfair2012.eventbrite.com. For information, call Nugent's district office at (352) 799-8354 or visit nugent.house.gov.