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More online FCAT problems in Pasco schools

LAND O’ LAKES — Pasco County schools continued to experience issues with computer-based FCAT exams Thursday and testing was temporarily suspended in the morning before principals were notified they could resume testing at 12:36 p.m....
Updated: 2 hours ago
FCAT conflicts with taking kids to work day

FCAT conflicts with taking kids to work day

ST. PETERSBURG — Tampa Bay area students may have to forgo this year’s national “Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work Day” to take care of some work of their own — the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test....
Updated: 5 hours ago
PH Library offering fundraising opportunity

PH Library offering fundraising opportunity

PALM HARBOR — The Palm Harbor Library is undertaking a fundraising campaign and there’s one thing some residents just don’t get, said its, director Gene Coppola.
Updated: 5 hours ago

2014 East Lake essay contest underway

EAST LAKE — The Council of North County Neighborhoods strives to be a singular voice for the entire community it represents. Its annual essay competition helps bring some of the area’s youngest residents into the fold....
Updated: 5 hours ago
Sponge Docks improvement project runs aground

Sponge Docks improvement project runs aground

TARPON SPRINGS — Improvements to the Sponge Docks are on their way, just not at the scale city officials originally envisioned.
Published: 04/23/14
Pinellas resident recognized for life-saving first aid

Pinellas resident recognized for life-saving first aid

PALM HARBOR — A normal day of shopping turned into anything but earlier this year for Pinellas County resident Carol Chamberlain.
Published: 04/23/14
SunWest wake park awaits county decision

SunWest wake park awaits county decision

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County has a wake park operator under contract for its future SunWest Park, but getting the park built is proving to be an even bigger challenge.
Published: 04/23/14
Feds OK new I-75 interchange in Pasco

Feds OK new I-75 interchange in Pasco

WESLEY CHAPEL — Pasco County has received preliminary approval from the Federal Highway Administration to convert Overpass Road into a full access interchange with Interstate 75.
Published: 04/23/14
Plan to raze Fenway Hotel, build modern version returns

Plan to raze Fenway Hotel, build modern version returns

DUNEDIN — A multimillion dollar plan to raze the historic Fenway Hotel and rebuild it in the same architectural style is back on track after a delay in the property sale killed the project last year. ...
Published: 04/23/14

Computer-based FCAT exams resume at Pasco schools

LAND O’ LAKES — Computer-based FCAT exams appeared to be functioning again in Pasco County Wednesday morning, a day after testing had to be suspended in several school districts because of problems with servers operated by Pearson Inc.,...
Published: 04/23/14

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