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 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
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MEDIA RELEASEDecember 12, 2018  Main Library to close for building repair and maintenance (Brooksville, FL) The Main Library location of the Hernando County Public Library System, located at 238 Howell Avenue, Brooksville, will close early on Friday, January 4, 2019, at 4:00 p.m., and will remain closed for building repair and maintenance from January 7 through January 18, 2019, in order for ...read more
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SITUATION The Coastal Flood Warning remains in effect for coastal areas of Hernando County through 6 PM this evening. Coastal flooding will continue to be possible through this evening, especially at the time of high tide this afternoon. A Gale Warning is in effect for all coastal waters through 10 PM this evening.A Lake Wind Advisory is also in effect through 7 PM this evening. Wind speeds will ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEDecember 27, 2018  Republic Services’ customers will soon receive new garbage carts(Brooksville, FL) Hernando County has a contractual agreement with Republic Services to collect residential garbage for all unincorporated areas of the county, this excludes City of Brooksville residents. In February 2019, Republic Services will begin providing automated garbage service. As part of the ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEDecember 28, 2018  Fertilizer ordinance in effect for Hernando County(Brooksville, FL) Starting January 1, 2019, a fertilizer ordinance will be in effect for Hernando County through March 31, 2019. This ordinance regulates how, where and when fertilizers can be applied to grass. During this time period, only professional applicators who are trained, certified and registered according ...read more
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        Library Homepage       Library Link        Printable Calendar         Friends of the Library                            JANUARY AT YOUR LIBRARY    Holiday ClosuresJan. 1 & 21  All Hernando County Public Library branches will be CLOSED on Tuesday, January 1 for observance of the New Year and ...read more
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PRESS RELEASE      Firearms Safety Classes offered at Hernando Sportsman’s Club, Brooksville, FL   The Hernando Sportsman’s Club is offering several firearms safety classes in the coming months:   Next class dates include  Jan. 19, Feb. 6, Feb. 16, and Mar. 6. A special “ladies only” firearms safety class will be held on Mar. 16.   All classes are scheduled from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASE January 2, 2019 January children and teen library events (Brooksville, FL) – The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces the following children and teen events in January. All events are offered free of charge. • Minecraft Afternoon– Wednesday, January 30 from 4-5:30 p.m. at the Spring Hill Library Branch (9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill, FL 34608). Do you ...read more
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On January 22nd the Nature Coast Community Services Foundation has arranged for the Crescent Clinic to help homeless folks with their dental issues.  Crescent Clinic will be going to their encampments in the woods to assist them.  Having a reporter and photographer at the site to document the good work of the Crescent Clinic might make a great human interest story.  The Crescent Clinic is a ...read more
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Unitarian Universalist Church in the Pines to honor Black History.  Because February is Black History Month, the UUCIP will be offering a series of Sunday services with presentations by speakers invited to shed light on various aspects of our shared history.   As usual, these Sunday programs will be followed by an animated discussion over a potluck lunch. All attendees are welcome to ...read more
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The Nature Coast Community Services Foundation invites you to a family-friendly fundraiser on Feb 23at the Olive Grove (15016 Rester Dr, Brooksville, FL).  The Greek-themed event has activities for everyone including an appearance by Aesop telling his fables, visits from Greek gods and goddesses, races and relays, panning for fossils and jewels, making jewelry and crafts, balloon bounce, live ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEDecember 27, 2018  Palm Creek Drive road closure (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Department of Public Works (DPW) will be closing the bridge on Palm Creek Drive in Palm Grove Colony to all traffic beginning Wednesday, January 2, 2019 through Thursday, May 2, 2019 due to construction. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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Angela Gazabon-Serje Hernando County Public Library System Community Engagement Specialist 283 N Howell Ave. Brooksville, FL 34601 Office (352) 540-6591 Cell (352) 667-1380 AGazabonSerje@HernandoCounty.us www.HernandoCountyLibrary.us MEDIA RELEASE January 4, 2019 Vellamo - Finnish Folk Music Duo Live Concert (Brooksville, FL) – The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces ...read more
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Angela Gazabon-Serje Hernando County Public Library System Community Engagement Specialist 283 N Howell Ave. Brooksville, FL 34601 Office (352) 540-6591 Cell (352) 667-1380 AGazabonSerje@HernandoCounty.us www.HernandoCountyLibrary.us MEDIA RELEASE January 4, 2019 Author Talks about the book “When Tobacco Was King” at the Library (Brooksville, FL) – The Hernando County Public Library ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEJanuary 15, 2019  Hernando commission elects new officers(Brooksville, FL) At today’s meeting, the Hernando County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) elected its new officers that will preside for one year. The new officers for 2019 are as follows: Chairman Jeff Holcomb, Vice Chairman John Mitten and Second Vice Chairman John Allocco.  The BOCC is the chief legislative body in ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEJanuary 16, 2019  County offices closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day(Brooksville, FL) The following Hernando County offices/service will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Normal business hours will resume for these offices/services on Tuesday, January 22, 2019:All Hernando County Government offices Transit Services ...read more
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