Pasco News

Property Appraiser Wells reflects on many changes

Property Appraiser Wells reflects on many changes

NEW PORT RICHEY — Some 350 people used to attend a dinner event when new officers of the Regency Park association were sworn in, Property Appraiser Mike Wells recalled about his early years as a public servant several decades ago....
Published: 01/27/16

Pasco School News, Jan. 27

District names next magnet schools
Published: 01/27/16
Hacienda renovations on course for June completion

Hacienda renovations on course for June completion

NEW PORT RICHEY — Stabilization and other repairs of the historic Hacienda hotel began last week on a pace to conclude by June 8, New Port Richey City Council members learned.
Published: 01/27/16
Goodwill seeks books for reading program

Goodwill seeks books for reading program

TRINITY — If families have children’s books they no longer need, Goodwill appeals for donations to help foster a love of reading in underprivileged children.
Published: 01/26/16
Photographer’s pictures help those in need

Photographer’s pictures help those in need

Donna Green has spent the last 16 years photographing people. Green is not your average photographer. She started out shooting headshots for models and now photographs families, maternity photos, weddings and newborns. She calls her work “crea...
Published: 01/26/16
Another plan to develop former church site near Orange Lake

Another plan to develop former church site near Orange Lake

NEW PORT RICHEY — Prayers could be answered soon to build something on the site where the former First Baptist Church once stood in downtown New Port Richey.
Published: 01/26/16

PR ends boil water notice

A boil water notice, issued in Port Richey on Saturday, is no longer in effect, city officials announced today.
Published: 01/26/16
Crowd cheers Margaree Gray’s 20th anniversary

Crowd cheers Margaree Gray’s 20th anniversary

ELFERS — Some 200 people gathered to cheer on Margaree Gray, 93, who performed at a 20th anniversary jam session at CARES Elfers Center.
Published: 01/25/16

Quarterly testing debate heats up

LAND O’ LAKES — Pasco County School Superintendent Kurt Browning might be growing weary of hearing complaints about new quarterly tests mandated this year by the school district, but the chorus of displeasure does not seem to be dying....
Published: 01/25/16
Commission questions DOT plans for elevated road at U.S. 41 and S.R. 54

Commission questions DOT plans for elevated road at U.S. 41 and S.R. 54

LAND O’ LAKES — Although they typically can’t wait for the state to begin road improvement projects, Pasco County commissioners are wondering if Florida’s Department of Transportation might be jumping the gun with its plan...
Published: 01/24/16
Updated: 01/25/16