Pasco News

Newspaper hawkers react to Pasco’s ban

Newspaper hawkers react to Pasco’s ban

NEW PORT RICHEY—The nightmarish scene keeps playing in Kent Watkins’ head.
Updated one month ago
County tightens ban on panhandling, newspaper hawking

County tightens ban on panhandling, newspaper hawking

NEW PORT RICHEY — Sunday will be the last chance for panhandlers, newspaper hawkers and nonprofit organizations to solicit money from drivers along Pasco County roadways.
Updated one month ago

FHP Wolfpack Operation to prowl region tonight

The Florida Highway Patrol will conduct a multicounty DUI Wolfpack Operation to find impaired drivers tonight beginning at 10 and continuing through 3 a.m.
Updated one month ago
Ultimate slowpoker takes shortcut on local street

Ultimate slowpoker takes shortcut on local street

PORT RICHEY — Many West Pasco drivers get frustrated with slow traffic on area streets, especially as they dodge more of the ultimate slow pokers – turtles – that might take shortcuts along local roads during their most active se...
Updated one month ago
Body of missing Hudson toddler found in pond near home

Body of missing Hudson toddler found in pond near home

A search for a missing 2-year-old Hudson boy ended in tragedy Wednesday night when his body was found in a pond near his home, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said.
Updated one month ago
Food charity breakfast fundraiser draws 400

Food charity breakfast fundraiser draws 400

NEW PORT RICHEY — An auto accident plunges a family into financial chaos. A single mother has little money left for groceries after the rent and utilities are paid. A man getting meals at a soup kitchen is inspired to become a volunteer himsel...
Updated one month ago

FHP: Passenger killed in I-275 rollover

A passenger was killed Monday when the vehicle he was in rolled over on Interstate 275 in Pasco County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Updated one month ago
Medical Center of Trinity puts on car show

Medical Center of Trinity puts on car show

TRINITY — Some 200 cars and model airplanes went on display at the recent Start Your Engines event at Medical Center of Trinity.
Updated one month ago
Pasco School News, April 27

Pasco School News, April 27

Robotics team makes world final
Updated one month ago
Taste of Pasco to raise money for nonprofit groups

Taste of Pasco to raise money for nonprofit groups

HUDSON — The Taste of Pasco returns for its sixth year Saturday at the Rotary Pavilion at the Concourse in Spring Hill. It provides a fun way to benefit Leadership Pasco projects for Pasco Kids First, PACE Center for Girls Pasco and the Angelus...
Updated one month ago