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Seville development street resurfacing to take 2-3 weeks

Published Jan. 7, 2012


seville street resurfacing to take 2-3 weeks

Hernando County Transportation Services has announced that DAB Constructors on Friday began resurfacing streets in the Seville development in northwest Hernando County. The project is expected to last two to three weeks. Motorists should expect minor delays and other inconveniences associated with road resurfacing projects. Adverse weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances may affect the construction schedule. For information, call (352) 754-4062.


Breakfast is served at school's benefit

A pancake breakfast fundraiser for Notre Dame Catholic School will be from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday in Xavier Hall at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 5030 Mariner Blvd. The breakfast will include pancakes, sausage, juice and coffee. The cost is $3 per person. Call the church at (352) 683-9666.


Battle re-enacted this weekend

The 32nd Dade's Battle Re-enactment will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Sunday at the Dade Battlefield Historic State Park, 7200 County Road 603. The event includes period soldiers, Seminole and civilian camps, the Sutler Trade Fair, historic arts and crafts demonstrations, full-scale cannon firing, tree cutting and barricade building, musket shooting, tomahawk throwing and primitive archery. The battle re-enactment will be at 2 p.m. each day. Parking is $2 per vehicle; admission is $5 per person (children 5 and younger admitted free). Call (352) 793-4781.


Three-day class to teach boat safety

Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 15-8 will offer its About Boating Safely class at 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday at the facility at 4340 Calienta St. The three-day class is an introductory program that teaches safe boating practices, navigation, use of safety equipment and Florida laws. The cost is $35, which includes a textbook. Registration is a half-hour before the start of the first class. For information, call Jeffrey Hoff at (352) 397-5417.


The Hernando County Sheriff's Office is seeking donations for a monument to local fallen officers. Those wishing to help may contact Capt. Jim Powers at or (352) 754-6830, ext. 53700. Because of wrong information supplied to the Times, an incorrect phone number was listed in Thursday's edition.

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The number of building permits for single-family homes issued during 2011 in Hernando County was 113. The number was incorrect in Sunday's edition.

Today's picks

Bark Island: 7:30-9:30 a.m., Alfred A. McKethan Park, 10800 Pine Island Drive, Pine Island. $7 per car or walk-up patron. (352) 754-4031.

YMCA Retro Zumba Party: 9-11 a.m., Hernando County Family YMCA, 1300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Free. (352) 688-9622.

Hernando Aero Modelers Club 40 Pylon Race: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at the clubfield at the Cemex entrance road, 16301 Ponce De Leon Blvd., north of Brooksville. Free. (352) 346-9948.


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