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Great American Cleanup in search of volunteers

Great American Cleanup in search of volunteers

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County is taking part in the 2015 Great American Cleanup and is encouraging residents to participate in the 2015 event 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 18.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Team Tax Collector hoists Hunger Walk trophy

Team Tax Collector hoists Hunger Walk trophy

NEW PORT RICHEY — Much like professional hockey’s Stanley Cup, the trophy for the top team at the recent Chasco Fiesta Hunger Walk will reside for the next year at the Pasco Tax Collector’s Office.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Chicks in the Wind raise money for Easter baskets

Chicks in the Wind raise money for Easter baskets

NEW PORT RICHEY — Easter baskets are a tradition for children, and a local motorcycle group put on a fundraiser to make sure that underprivileged children are still able to have fun on Easter Sunday April 5.
Published: 03/28/15
Bat rescuer defends oft-maligned flying mammals

Bat rescuer defends oft-maligned flying mammals

PORT RICHEY — A crowd of more than 40 people from dozens of young families gathered last Saturday at the Regency Park Branch Library to have an up-close, educational encounter with some real live bats.
Published: 03/27/15
Pasco trail extension proposal generates opposition

Pasco trail extension proposal generates opposition

HOLIDAY — Some residents express fears about crime, environmental destruction and other drawbacks if Pasco County adds a trail in the Holiday area that would connect to a Pinellas County trail segment.
Published: 03/27/15

Pasco moves up in key health yardstick

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County showed steady progress in health rankings released Wednesday by moving up one notch in a key yardstick, officials report.
Published: 03/27/15
Leadership Pasco begins recruiting for next class

Leadership Pasco begins recruiting for next class

NEW PORT RICHEY — Leadership Pasco is now accepting applications for the Class of 2016 from among emerging and existing community leaders who live or work in Pasco County.
Published: 03/27/15

Pasco considers tighter sex offender restrictions

WESLEY CHAPEL - An ordinance proposed by Pasco County Commissioner Mike Moore that would force sex offenders in the county to live 2,500 feet away from places where children typically congregate was briefly discussed during this week's Board of Count...
Published: 03/27/15

Pasco won’t contest $1.5M wrongful-death claims bill

NEW PORT RICHEY - Pasco commissioners have agreed not to fight a $1.5 million claims bill filed on behalf of the family of a Tampa police officer who was killed when his motorcycle was struck by a county employee....
Published: 03/27/15

Guns pulled in U.S. 19 hit-and-run confrontation

A suspect in a hit-and-run crash in the Bayonet Point area early today pulled a gun on a witness who followed him but was sent running again when the man pulled his own gun, troopers said.
Published: 03/26/15