News

Results Found: 15
MEDIA RELEASEAugust 27, 2018  Free first-time homebuyer’s classes available (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Housing Authority, in partnership with Solita’s House, will be providing multiple free First-Time Homebuyer’s classes. Classes are open to the public and will be held at The ARC Nature Coast Education Center located at 6495 Mariner Boulevard in Spring Hill.  All classes are on ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
IRS extends Oct. 15 and other deadlines for more counties hit by Hurricanes Michael, Florence; Additional areas in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia covered  IR-2018-202   After additional disaster declarations by FEMA, the IRS has added more counties that are eligible for individual and public assistance in areas of Florida and Georgia affected by Hurricane Michael. ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Patricia Porter, Media Coordinator 727-815-0303  CEO Announces Plans to Leave Lighthouse   Port Richey, October 24, 2018— Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind (LVIB) announced that Sylvia Stinson-Perez, Chief Executive Officer of the Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind serving Pasco, Hernando, and Citrus Counties, has ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
MEDIA RELEASEOctober 29, 2018  Transit services now offered on four holidays (Brooksville, FL) Beginning November 23, 2018, Hernando County Transit will provide regular transit services and complementary ADA services on the following holidays: Day after Thanksgiving President’s DayGood FridayVeterans Day Visit www.HernandoBus.com or contact Hernando County Transit at (352) 754-4444 for more ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2018###What Can Your Dollar Do? United Way of Hernando County Releases “Change For Good: Dollar Campaign” Spring Hill, FL – (October 29, 2018) - It’s been proven throughout history that communities accomplish more when working together and that true change doesn’t happen alone. That’s exactly why United Way of Hernando County is changing it up. Your local ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Jessica WeightmanTelephone: (352) 277-6976Date: November 1, 2018  Headline: CareerSource Pasco Hernando and Hernando County Sheriff’s Office Partner to Reduce Recidivism in Hernando County.  Pasco and Hernando Counties (Region 16), Florida- In April 2017, CareerSource Pasco Hernando and the Hernando County Sheriff’s office partnered ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
    Media Contact:Dianne Hafleigh(850) 898-3486  News ReleaseNovember 5, 2018For Immediate Release    Bridge Loan Deadline Extended for Businesses Impacted by Red TideFlorida SBDC Network Stands Ready to Help Businesses Apply, Navigate Challenges    Florida SBDC Network Headquarters (Pensacola, Fla.) – Small businesses impacted by naturally-occurring red ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
MEDIA RELEASENovember 7, 2018  Railroad repairs require temporary road closure and detour(Brooksville, FL) Improvements to the railroad crossing located at State Road 50 in the Ridge Manor area are scheduled to begin on November 27, 2018 and be completed by December 14, 2018. Construction will require road closures in this area as motorists will not be able to cross the tracks. Through traffic ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
he Gulf Coast Regional Office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will be holding office hours in Brooksville on Wednesday, November 14th, 2018.CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
Categories: Press Release, Community
Hernando Youth Orchestra seeks Instrument Donations!  Have a musical instrument you don’t want? Please donate it to a worthy cause?  The Hernando Youth Orchestra accepts most donated instruments (calliopes and Kazoos need not apply!)   We pick them up, fix them up, and give them to eager young musicians, so your donated instrument helps the Orchestra—and young musicians—grow.   A future Itzhak ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Unitarian Universalist Church in the Pines will present a series of programs for December on the subject of hope. Programs exploring aspects of hope will include: “Interactive Hopes and Dreams” presented by Dr. Andy LePage on the 2nd of December, “Hope and Justice ” by Rabbi Reb Tuviah December 9, “LGBT Panel ” by Brenda Auch and Karen Clarke on the 16th, “Candles—Hope and Light” by Ellen Paul  on ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
CORRECTED PROJECT LOCATION  MEDIA RELEASENovember 9, 2018  Railroad repairs require temporary road closure and detour(Brooksville, FL) Improvements to the railroad crossing located at State Road 50 in the Ridge Manor area are scheduled to begin on November 27, 2018 and be completed by December 14, 2018. Construction will require road closures in this area as motorists will not be able to cross ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Jessica WeightmanTelephone: (352) 277-6976Date: November 14, 2018  Headline: CareerSource Pasco Hernando Helps Return over $45.7 Million Back into the Community through Workforce Programs.  Dade City, Florida- During the 2017/2018 program year, CareerSource Pasco Hernando had expended nearly $4.9 million on 4 ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
MEDIA RELEASENovember 14, 2018  Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ December Class/Workshop Schedule(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ program offers classes and workshops year-round to help residents learn how to save time, money and water when maintaining their lawns and gardens. All classes will be presented by Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program Coordinator Lilly ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
MEDIA RELEASENovember 15, 2018  December HCUD Water Awareness Series(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Utilities Department (HCUD) Water Awareness Series offers free monthly classes to educate participants on how to protect Florida’s water resources. Residents are invited to attend “Palms for Your Florida Landscape and General Household Pest Control for Homeowners” on December 14, 2018 from 10 ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community