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Area forecast: Flood watch still in effect

Area forecast: Flood watch still in effect

Comparatively lower rain chances are in the forecast today after a weeklong drenching that saturated the ground and led to dangerous flooding in parts of the Suncoast. ...
Published: 07/29/15
Pasco remains on flood alert as relentless rain continues

Pasco remains on flood alert as relentless rain continues

Residents of flood-drenched Pasco County continue to stay away after evacuating following this week’s relentless rains, which don’t appear to be letting up any time soon.
Published: 07/28/15
NPR recreation center upgrades estimated at $2.47 million

NPR recreation center upgrades estimated at $2.47 million

NEW PORT RICHEY — An expanded fitness center offering child care could boost membership at the New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center, city leaders believe.
Published: 07/28/15

School News, July 29

Stuff the Bus drive coming this weekend
Published: 07/28/15
Fraternity helps 27 children with gifts of backpacks, school supplies

Fraternity helps 27 children with gifts of backpacks, school supplies

ODESSA — Several dozen youngsters found a way to beat the heat by attending a Christmas in July benefit.
Published: 07/28/15
In Pasco, wading and waiting in hopes Anclote flooding recedes

In Pasco, wading and waiting in hopes Anclote flooding recedes

ELFERS — Lesha Prater drew a deep breath Monday morning as she stepped into water that the Anclote River couldn’t contain, flowing as it was down Elfers Parkway.
Published: 07/27/15
Updated: 07/28/15
Group again faces funding issue for summer camp

Group again faces funding issue for summer camp

NEW PORT RICHEY — After 18 years, PACK summer camp remains the only place to go for many youths with severe physical and mental afflictions, organizers emphasize.
Published: 07/27/15
Elfers residents ordered to evacuate as river swells

Elfers residents ordered to evacuate as river swells

ELFERS — Heather Sanchez and Bonnie Brown had just finished loading some of their possessions, as well as five dogs and several cats into a large pickup truck.
Published: 07/27/15
Rain washes out Circle Boulevard closure

Rain washes out Circle Boulevard closure

NEW PORT RICHEY — Circle Boulevard has closed until about mid-September to make changes that include a two-way traffic pattern, New Port Richey city officials announced.
Published: 07/24/15

Company expansion to add 124 jobs in northwestern Pasco

SPRING HILL — A company that makes adjustable bed frames in northwest Pasco County has announced an expansion that will create 124 new jobs during the next few months....
Published: 07/24/15