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NPR plans multi-use path along Marine Parkway

NPR plans multi-use path along Marine Parkway

NEW PORT RICHEY — Marine Parkway will gain a wide, paved path for pedestrians and bicyclists as New Port Richey officials move ahead on projects they hope eventually could link Pinellas Trail and the city’s downtown area....
Published: 05/12/15
Auto dealer Fink to kick off BizGrow 2.0

Auto dealer Fink to kick off BizGrow 2.0

WESLEY CHAPEL — Scott Fink, president and CEO of Hyundai of New Port Richey, Hyundai of Wesley Chapel, Mazda of Wesley Chapel, and Chevrolet of Wesley Chapel; will deliver the kickoff address at this year’s BizGrow 2.0 event Thursday....
Published: 05/12/15
Power of prayer touted at NPR observance

Power of prayer touted at NPR observance

NEW PORT RICHEY — Scores of people gathered Thursday outside the West Pasco Government Center to observe the National Day of Prayer.
Published: 05/12/15
Tourism numbers encourage Pasco officials

Tourism numbers encourage Pasco officials

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County is on a roll with tourism promotions racking up ever more visitors and revenue that are poised to set records.
Published: 05/12/15
Pasco man, accused in father’s shooting death, arrested in Key West

Pasco man, accused in father’s shooting death, arrested in Key West

HOLIDAY — Patrick Clarke Jr., suspected of fatally shooting his father to death Saturday morning, was arrested without incident Monday in Key West, the Pasco Sheriff’s Office said.
Published: 05/11/15
Updated: 05/12/15

Rocky start for county charter advisory panel

LAND O’ LAKES — Pasco County’s first charter advisory committee meeting had barely got off the ground Monday before Commission Chairman Ted Schrader was threatening to have people removed from the room.
Published: 05/12/15
Hudson man faces arson charges in fire at mother’s home, authorities say

Hudson man faces arson charges in fire at mother’s home, authorities say

HUDSON — A 25-year-old man was arrested Monday afternoon and charged with first-degree arson in a fire that destroyed a home in Hudson, Pasco County Fire Marshal Donald Campbell said.
Published: 05/11/15
Locke Elementary Odyssey team to head to world finals

Locke Elementary Odyssey team to head to world finals

ELFERS — Families, friends and supporters gave a rousing early sendoff Thursday evening to the Mittye P. Locke Elementary School students who will represent their school in the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals in Michigan....
Published: 05/11/15

County parks director surrendering management reins

LAND O’ LAKES — Longtime Pasco Parks and Recreation Director Rick Buckman is stepping down from his management position just as county commissioners approved restructuring the department to combine it with the environmental lands divisi...
Published: 05/11/15
Nonprofit ranch for veterans aims to rein in PTSD

Nonprofit ranch for veterans aims to rein in PTSD

DADE CITY — Tice Ridley, a decorated U.S. war veteran, drew a deep, cleansing breath as he considered the view through large, floor-to-ceiling windows at the Circle of Veterans Ranch.
Published: 05/11/15