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The City is now accepting nominations for the 2019 "Great Brooksvillian" Award. This annual program recognizes the outstanding men and women who have made significant positive contributions to the history, culture and/or economy of our great community. Each year the Brooksville City Council will make a selection from the nominees. A perpetual plaque will be maintained in Brooksville City Hall to ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEApril 10, 2019  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.CLICK HERE FOR MORE ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEApril 16, 2019  Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ May 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
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MEDIA RELEASE April 29, 2019 Adult program recommendations from your library (Brooksville, FL) – The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces the following program recommendations. All events are free and the public is encouraged to participate. • Adult Coloring for Stress Relief and Relaxation – Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the East Hernando Branch (6457 Windmere ...read more
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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTMay 6, 2019  Upcoming Public Library closures (SPRING HILL, FLORIDA) – The Hernando County Public Library System announces the following temporary branch closures due to scheduled maintenance and repairs: The West Hernando Branch Library, located at 6335 Blackbird Avenue in Brooksville, will be closed to the public on May 13 and May 20, 2019 for repairs to be made to ...read more
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The Gulf Coast Regional Office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will be holding office hours in Brooksville on Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019. Our staff will be at the Hernando County Association of Realtors from 2:00pm-4:30pm.    This is an opportunity for constituents in the immediate area to meet local staff and to receive help with federal agency issues such as Social Security, Medicare, or the VA. ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMay 9, 2019  Open house scheduled to learn how to “Fight the Bite”(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Mosquito Control Department will be hosting an open house on Friday, May 31, 2019, from noon to 5 p.m. at 15400 Wiscon Road in Brooksville.CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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SCHOOLHOUSE MUSEUM NEEDS VOLUNTEERS  The Hernando Historical Museum's, Countryman Family One Room Schoolhouse is dire need of volunteers.The museum is located at 66 Russell Street and offers fun and interactive lessons depicting the life of a child in 1852.  Visitors sit at authentic wooden desks and receive unique tours. Volunteers can donate as little as three hours  (that one day) per week. ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMay 13, 2019  Temporary closure of Lake Townsen Regional Park (Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Parks and Recreation will temporarily close Lake Townsen Regional Park, located at 28011 Lake Lindsey Road in Brooksville, on Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18, 2019 for staff to seal the newly milled road from the picnic pavilion to the fishing pier, weather permitting. The park will ...read more
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Alzheimer’s Family Organization Caregiver Learning Day coming up in Citrus County  The Alzheimer’s Family Organization (AFO) will host a free Caregiver Learning Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, June 7, 2019 at the Citrus Memorial Hospital Historic School House, 502 West Highland Boulevard, in Inverness.  A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided, in addition to drawings for door ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMay 14, 2019  Hernando County selects county administrator  (Hernando County, FL) The Hernando County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) has decided to move forward in negotiations for the Hernando County Administrator position with current Acting County Administrator Jeffrey Rogers, P.E. Rogers previously held the position of deputy county administrator from September 25, 2017 ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMay 14, 2019  Hernando County selects budget director (Hernando County, FL) Hernando County Government has selected Stephanie Russ as its Office of Management and Budget director. Russ, a Hernando County resident, has a bachelor’s in business administration from St. Leo University. She has spent the past four and a half years working for Clay County Government as its budget director. ...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 April 29, 2019 Children and teen library events in May (Brooksville, FL) – The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces the ...read more
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Unitarian Universalist Church in the Pines will be Celebrating Creativity as its May theme. On May 5, Jerry Cowling will present Celebrating The Written Word. Irene Keim’s Mother’s Day program (May 12) will be on Mother Earth, then, on May 19, Ellen Paul will present a panel discussion on Celebrating Music and, on May 26, there will be a panel on Celebrating the Visual Arts. We will have a potluck ...read more
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