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Orchestra’s holiday show pleases crowd

Orchestra’s holiday show pleases crowd

NEW PORT RICHEY — Approximately 350 guests were treated to a magnificent holiday performance by Richey Community Orchestra while raising about $1,200 for the nonprofit orchestra.
Updated: 37 mins ago

Man sought in Buffalo slaying arrested in Pasco

A man sought in connection with a fatal shooting in upstate New York last month has been apprehended at a New Port Richey home, authorities said.
Updated: 42 mins ago
St. Petersburg Council says no to Rays deal

St. Petersburg Council says no to Rays deal

ST. PETERSBURG — The future of the Tampa Bay Rays in the Bay area seems more uncertain than ever after the St. Petersburg City Council on Thursday rejected a deal to let the team explore new stadium sites in the region. ...
Updated: 1 hour ago

SunWest Park additional funding request again denied

NEW PORT RICHEY — Once again, Pasco commissioners rejected a plea to spend more of the county’s tourist tax revenue for a second parking lot at the future SunWest Park.
Updated: 1 hour ago

District tweaks Bayonet Point Middle plan

LAND O’ LAKES — Students at Bayonet Point Middle School, who were scheduled to move into 35 portable classrooms during the 2015-16 academic year while their school is renovated, won’t be doing that after all. ...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Nearly 400 students earn PHSC degrees

Nearly 400 students earn PHSC degrees

NEW PORT RICHEY — Rachel Alexander decided on a career in nursing when she was serving as a medic in the U.S. Army.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Pasco deputy shoots man during domestic call

Pasco deputy shoots man during domestic call

A man who battered his girlfriend was shot by deputies early Friday after he threatened them with a wooden nightstand at a Holiday home, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Bell ringers make last-minute appeals for red kettle drive

Bell ringers make last-minute appeals for red kettle drive

NEW PORT RICHEY — The Salvation Army Pasco Corps’ 2014 red kettle campaign is entering its final lap to raise enough money to support numerous charitable programs for the community.
Updated: 2 hours ago
San Antonio mayor arrested on DUI charge

San Antonio mayor arrested on DUI charge

NEW PORT RICHEY — San Antonio Mayor Tim Newlon’s blood-alcohol content was over twice the legal limit when he was arrested around midnight Thursday and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, a Pasco County Sheriff’s...
Updated: 20 hours ago

Most Pasco high schools earn top grades

LAND O’ LAKES — Most high schools in Pasco County earned an A or a B for the 2013-14 academic year and none earned a D or F, according to data released Thursday morning by the Florida Department of Education....
Updated: 21 hours ago

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