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Showers remain possibility through weekend

Showers remain possibility through weekend

Forecasters are continuing to call for elevated rain chances through the weekend, but the chances will be greater the first part of next week.
Updated: 5 hours ago

Florida Man touches down on hot topic

Let’s get this out of the way at the top: Of course the fellow who landed a one-man gyrocopter on the Capitol lawn was from Florida. Of course he was, or there’s not a lively Twitter feed that goes by the handle “@_FloridaMan.&#x...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Dining experience going digital

Dining experience going digital

Tribune business writer Rich Mullins and TBO’s Olivia Stacey discuss the latest trend among restaurants: Table-top tablets for ordering, playing games and paying for your bill. Whether it’s a good thing depends on your point of view.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Police department morale up, Spina says

Police department morale up, Spina says

ZEPHYRHILLS — City Manager Steve Spina sent an update to the Zephyrhills City Council on Monday outlining progress at the Zephyrhills Police Department resulting from an improvement plan he recently conducted.
Published: 04/17/15
Wetlands could force parts of Ridge Road to be elevated

Wetlands could force parts of Ridge Road to be elevated

NEW PORT RICHEY — If Pasco County wants a permit for the controversial Ridge Road Extension, it will likely have to spend an extra $25 million to elevate portions of the highway to avoid sensitive wetland areas, consultants said Tuesday....
Published: 04/17/15
Paddlepalooza to keep Pasco waterways busy this weekend

Paddlepalooza to keep Pasco waterways busy this weekend

PORT RICHEY — The Bayou Business Association and Visit Pasco are busy setting up the 2015 Paddlepalooza tonight through Sunday.
Published: 04/17/15

Orchestra to present ‘Lullaby of Broadway’

NEW PORT RICHEY — The next concert by the Richey Community Orchestra is Sunday, when the Orchestra presents “Lullaby of Broadway,” organizers said.
Published: 04/17/15
New app to put many county services at your fingertips

New app to put many county services at your fingertips

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County will launch a new mobile application this summer that puts many county government services in the palm of your hand.
Published: 04/17/15
Competition preserves old-time Florida music

Competition preserves old-time Florida music

The 33rd annual Florida Old Time Music Championship was held at the Pioneer Florida Museum in Dade City last weekend.
Published: 04/17/15
Stormy afternoons, muggy nights remain rule

Stormy afternoons, muggy nights remain rule

The National Weather Service is calling for conditions Friday to be similiar to Thursday, with scattered showers and storms during the afternoon, then muggy and humid conditions through the night.
Published: 04/16/15

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