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Hacienda renovation project kicking into gear

Hacienda renovation project kicking into gear

NEW PORT RICHEY — With much fanfare on Feb. 10, New Port Richey city officials and developers cut the ribbon on a project to restore the Hacienda landmark into a boutique hotel.
Published: 05/15/15
Letter carriers collect 241,700 pounds of food

Letter carriers collect 241,700 pounds of food

NEW PORT RICHEY — Postal Service letter carriers delivered on a pledge to help feed hungry people in the community.
Published: 05/15/15
Oldest Florida Benedictine monk dies at St. Leo

Oldest Florida Benedictine monk dies at St. Leo

ST. LEO — The Rev. Damian DuQuesnay, who was the oldest monk in the Order of Saint Benedict of Florida, has died.
Published: 05/15/15
Pasco considering solid waster franchise districts

Pasco considering solid waster franchise districts

DADE CITY — Pasco County’s solid waste director told commissioners this week the best way to improve the county’s garbage collection service and extend the life of the waste-to-energy plant is to switch to a franchise system simi...
Published: 05/15/15
Wesley Chapel skating complex dubbed Florida Hospital Center Ice

Wesley Chapel skating complex dubbed Florida Hospital Center Ice

WESLEY CHAPEL — Florida’s newest, biggest ice complex has a name: Florida Hospital Center Ice.
Published: 05/15/15
‘Dove’ release at Trinity hospital marks vital role of nurses

‘Dove’ release at Trinity hospital marks vital role of nurses

TRINITY — Medical Center of Trinity commemorated National Nurses Week on Florence Nightingale’s birthday with the release of a dozen biodegradable, inflatable dove balloons.
Published: 05/14/15
Patrons celebrate National Library Week year round

Patrons celebrate National Library Week year round

NEW PORT RICHEY — National Library Week recently cast the spotlight on the ever evolving role of the repositories, but local New Port Richey Public Library patrons believe people should celebrate libraries all year.
Published: 05/13/15

Awareness month stresses drivers, motorcyclists share roads

HUDSON — Florida Highway Patrol reports of fatal accidents in recent months detail hazards facing motorcyclists and their passengers while traveling on area roads.
Published: 05/13/15
Club celebrates area’s avian diversity

Club celebrates area’s avian diversity

TRINITY — Founded in 1966, West Pasco Audubon Society holds monthly educational programs at the Starkey Environmental Education Center.
Published: 05/13/15
Hearse drivers fired for stopping at doughnut shop with flag-draped coffin

Hearse drivers fired for stopping at doughnut shop with flag-draped coffin

NEW PORT RICHEY — Two hearse drivers have been fired after they stopped at a doughnut shop on U.S. 19 with a flag-draped coffin in the vehicle on the way to a funeral and an outraged man sent a video to a local veterans group.
Published: 05/13/15