Pasco News

PointLeader CEO wins Business Challenge

NEW PORT RICHEY — Scott Davies, CEO of PointLeader, became the overall winner at the recent West Pasco Chamber of Commerce Business Challenge.
Published: 02/10/16

Sims Park could become battleground over mass meals

NEW PORT RICHEY — With Sims Park reopened, people who help the poor and homeless want to resume weekly mass meals at the park on a regular basis in defiance of city regulations passed in November.
Published: 02/10/16
Hudson man arrested, accused of mutilating girlfriend’s dog

Hudson man arrested, accused of mutilating girlfriend’s dog

A 25-year-old Hudson man faces an animal cruelty charge after his girlfriend brought her dog to an emergency clinic early Tuesday with severe trauma, internal bleeding and a stab wound.
Published: 02/10/16
Singer-bassist Piper to perform at NPR restaurant

Singer-bassist Piper to perform at NPR restaurant

NEW PORT RICHEY — Award-winning bassist-vocalist Anni Piper will perform songs from her latest album, “More Guitars Than Friends,” during a free show 6 p.m. Thursday.
Published: 02/10/16
Quilters Guild to hold show Feb. 19-21 in NPR

Quilters Guild to hold show Feb. 19-21 in NPR

NEW PORT RICHEY — More than 400 handmade quilts will go on display Feb. 19-21 when the West Pasco Quilters Guild sets up its biennial show “Reach For The Stars” at the New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center....
Published: 02/10/16
Pasco Sheriff’s Mounted Posse plans Poker Ride

Pasco Sheriff’s Mounted Posse plans Poker Ride

DADE CITY — Participants can lasso their favorite horses and ride along with their buddies for the next Pasco Sheriff’s Mounted Posse Poker Ride on Feb. 27, starting in Dade City.
Published: 02/10/16
Chocolate firm markets sweetness across country

Chocolate firm markets sweetness across country

Who says romance is dead? Valentine’s Day continues to be the perfect time to give the gift of love. While chocolate is a traditional present, nothing says “last-minute gift” like a cheap box of drugstore candy. If you want to up...
Published: 02/09/16
Discounted rabies shots, microchips Saturday in Pasco

Discounted rabies shots, microchips Saturday in Pasco

The first 300 pets in line at Pasco County Animal Services this Saturday can get vaccinations and microchipping at a deep discount.
Published: 02/09/16
Hunger Walk fundraiser begins rallying teams

Hunger Walk fundraiser begins rallying teams

NEW PORT RICHEY — In Pasco County, more than 36,000 children live in households that struggle to put food on the table.
Published: 02/09/16
Heart doctor outlines smoking health dangers

Heart doctor outlines smoking health dangers

HUDSON — For his Heart Month speech on “Public Enemy No. 1,” cardiologist Rao Musunuru enlisted the aid of Holmes and Watson at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point.
Published: 02/08/16