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Chasco Elementary student gets prizes for severe weather poster

Chasco Elementary student gets prizes for severe weather poster

NEW PORT RICHEY — Maria Flavia Bustinza appeared a bit thunderstruck at times by all the attention lavished on her last week.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Charity softball game aids cancer-striken Tarpon, Pasco police officers

Charity softball game aids cancer-striken Tarpon, Pasco police officers

CLEARWATER — The Clearwater Police Department held its 2016 charity softball game Saturday afternoon at Bright House Networks Field, with proceeds going to help two area law enforcement officers.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Pasco real estate market still notches gains

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County’s single-family housing market countywide closed sales totaled 890 last month, up 3.9 percent compared with March 2015, according to statistics provided through the West Pasco Board of Realtors....
Published: 05/03/16

CareerSource returns $48.5 million to community

NEW PORT RICHEY — CareerSource Pasco Hernando reported a 10-fold return on investment to the community by the workforce agency, nearly $10 for every dollar spent.
Published: 05/03/16
Pasco man charged in killing of Maine woman was freed from jail days earlier

Pasco man charged in killing of Maine woman was freed from jail days earlier

A 25-year-old New Port Richey man accused of killing a woman and having sex with her corpse had been released from the Pasco County jail three weeks before the slaying.
Published: 05/03/16
Pinellas Pet of the Week

Pinellas Pet of the Week

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Published: 05/03/16
Pasco School News, May 4

Pasco School News, May 4

Thursday Musicale gives scholarship
Published: 05/03/16
Photo contest at SeaFest draws 75 entries

Photo contest at SeaFest draws 75 entries

NEW PORT RICHEY — Winners were chosen among more than 75 entries in the 12th annual Pasco Camera Exchange Seafood Festival Photo Contest, shop owners Jim and Annette Smetzer announced
Published: 05/03/16
Odyssey of Mind teams to go for gold at world finals

Odyssey of Mind teams to go for gold at world finals

NEW PORT RICHEY — Supporters are cheering students from Mittye P. Locke Elementary School, Dayspring Academy and other Pasco schools who will compete among 800 teams at the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals in late May in Iowa....
Published: 05/03/16

PHSC graduates overcome trials and tribulations

NEW PORT RICHEY — Spring graduates at Pasco-Hernando State College will include many students who have encountered adversity in pursuit of degrees to be presented May 4.
Published: 05/03/16