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Genesis School jump-rope team dazzles in Tampa

Genesis School jump-rope team dazzles in Tampa

TAMPA — Genesis School students from New Port Richey were among student performers from all over the state who took to the stage at historic Tampa Theatre to shine a light on the Step Up For Students scholarship program....
Published: 11/21/14

Inaugural SMARTstart Challenge at NPR incubator

NEW PORT RICHEY — The new SMARTstart Challenge is a business competition for new or growing companies in Pasco County, organizers said.
Published: 11/21/14
Compost workshop emphasizes reusing, recycling

Compost workshop emphasizes reusing, recycling

NEW PORT RICHEY — Improving the environment is focused around the three R’s that people learn in school: reduce, reuse, and recycle.
Published: 11/21/14
Pasco Youth Initiative holds inaugural summit

Pasco Youth Initiative holds inaugural summit

PORT RICHEY — Over the years, efforts to protect children from the harsher aspects of life have included anti-child labor laws in the 1930s, the Amber Alert system for missing or abducted children and anti-bullying initiatives around the count...
Published: 11/20/14
Detectives arrest Holiday man as serial rape suspect

Detectives arrest Holiday man as serial rape suspect

NEW PORT RICHEY — A Holiday man faces sexual battery and other charges after he invited prostitutes into his vehicle, claimed he was a law enforcement officer, then raped them, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office reported....
Published: 11/20/14
NPR wants pedestrian walkways above U.S. 19

NPR wants pedestrian walkways above U.S. 19

NEW PORT RICHEY — In hopes of reducing pedestrian traffic deaths, city officials intend to ask state lawmakers for help to fund up to three elevated walkways above U.S. 19.
Published: 11/20/14
Thriving theater community plans two holiday plays

Thriving theater community plans two holiday plays

NEW PORT RICHEY — A theater renaissance in downtown New Port Richey will treat patrons to not one, but two, Christmas plays this holiday season.
Published: 11/20/14
Internet scammer adopts face of Army officer from NPR

Internet scammer adopts face of Army officer from NPR

Norma Jean Culpeper of Mullins, South Carolina, says the man who scammed her out of $1,200 by claiming to be an Army officer stationed in Afghanistan was able to do so, in part, because of the picture he emailed her.
Published: 11/20/14
Ex-Sunlake High assistant principal files bias suit

Ex-Sunlake High assistant principal files bias suit

A former assistant principal at Sunlake High School who claims she faced discrimination at work because she is a lesbian has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Tampa against the Pasco County School Board.
Published: 11/18/14
Market Off Main to sell organic seeds

Market Off Main to sell organic seeds

NEW PORT RICHEY — Organic foods have been on the rise, and many businesses pride themselves on offering healthy foods that are chemical- and pesticide-free. Gardening and growing fruits and vegetables also play a hand in eating healthier foods...
Published: 11/18/14

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