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Pasco youth shelter expansion tied to immigration debate

Pasco youth shelter expansion tied to immigration debate

HOLIDAY — The national debate over who should house the scores of undocumented children fleeing Central America has landed in Pasco County.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Pasco superintendent works on summer lunch bus for a day

HUDSON — A Pasco County school bus, its interior converted into a diner, stopped at a mobile home park off U.S. 19 Wednesday and School Superintendent Kurt Browning, taking on food-service duties for the day, stood ready to serve lunches....
Updated: 21 hours ago
Silver Dollar Golf Club’s superintendent is dedicated to keeping links lush

Silver Dollar Golf Club’s superintendent is dedicated to keeping links lush

ODESSA — Every morning, Tim Sweet wakes up and checks the Weather Channel. At least a few times.
Published: 07/23/14

Pasco commissioners agree on preliminary millage rate

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco commissioners on Tuesday approved a preliminary millage rate that hikes property taxes by 4.5 percent to pay for $8 million in road construction.
Published: 07/22/14
Pasco commissioners grow testy over SunWest Park issue

Pasco commissioners grow testy over SunWest Park issue

NEW PORT RICHEY — In an unprecedented show of frustration, two Pasco commissioners walked out on Commission Chairman Jack Mariano during Tuesday’s board meeting.
Published: 07/22/14

Detectives call Hudson deaths murder-suicide

Pasco County Sheriff’s Office detectives investigating two deaths Monday night at a Hudson home are calling the case a murder-suicide.
Published: 07/21/14
Updated: 07/22/14

Tampa firefighter suspended after DUI arrest

HOLIDAY — A Tampa Fire Rescue firefighter was suspended without pay after he was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol early Saturday in Pasco County.
Published: 07/21/14

Deputies: Dade City man arrested in June 2 shooting

SAN ANTONIO — A 20-year-old Dade City man was arrested Friday in connection with a June 2 drug-related shooting at San Ann Liquors, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said.
Published: 07/21/14

Zephyrhills survey cites crime, congestion

ZEPHYRHILLS — Crime prevention and traffic congestion are the biggest challenges facing the city, a recent citizen satisfaction survey concludes.
Published: 07/20/14
Construction progresses on Schrader Elementary

Construction progresses on Schrader Elementary

PORT RICHEY — Work is progressing on Schrader Elementary, a school that for the past year has been the subject of a $12.6 million reconstruction project.
Published: 07/20/14