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MEDIA RELEASEJuly 12, 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 RELEASEJuly 16, 2019  Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ August Class/Workshop Schedule  (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ (FFL) program offers classes and workshops year-round to help residents learn how to save time, money and water when maintaining their lawns and gardens. The schedule of classes and workshops along with a short description of each is listed ...read more
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Emergency Need for All Blood Types  LifeSouth in emergency need for blood donors            National blood shortages are impacting blood centers across the country, and locally LifeSouth Community Blood Centers also faces emergency need for all blood types.            Summer months take a toll on the blood supply, and this year has been especially difficult here in Hernando County and across ...read more
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This month's events, news and highlights forPasco and Hernando counties' businesses and job seekers.          Monthly Digest: July 2019    CareerSource Pasco Hernando News, Events and Highlights          In the News        CareerSource Pasco ...read more
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July 27, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESubject:  Apply now for a Community Arts Grant to support the arts in Hernando County  (Brooksville, FL)     The Hernando County Fine Arts Council invites arts, civic, educational, or cultural nonprofit organizations to apply for grants up to $500 each to produce, support, and encourage the creative arts in Hernando County.  The deadline for applying is Oct. 4, ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEJuly 31, 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.CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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MEDIA RELEASEAugust 2, 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.Ukulele Strum & Play – First four Fridays of the month on August 2, 9, 16 and 23 from 10 – 11:30 a.m. at the East Hernando Branch (6457 ...read more
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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Jessica WeightmanTelephone: (352) 277-6976Date: August 5, 2019  Headline: CareerSource Pasco Hernando and Pasco County School District Partnered on Summer Trades Program where Students Received OSHA Certification and Hands-on-Experience.  Pasco County (Region 16), Florida- On June 10, 2019, CareerSource Pasco ...read more
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Responders First/Veterans Alternative Pilot ProgramResponders FirstRejuvenation Program primary goal is to help First Responders change their post-traumatic stress to post-traumatic growth.  Responders First in partnership with Veterans Alternative is conducting a pilot program on the week of September 22-27, 2019 for six First Responder/Combat Veterans.  This free Accelerated Wellness Program ...read more
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Nature Coast Community Foundation (NCCSF) is collecting unwanted bicycles (or parts thereof) that will be reconditioned and given to the needy. Call to schedule a pick up.  352-600-9555.   NCCSF thanks its partner, the Grace Presbyterian Bicycle Ministry, for its support in this effort.
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Unitarian Universalist Church in the Pines is presenting a series of programs on Justice for the month of September.  Dr. Andy LePage will talk about Workplace Justice, Sept.1.  On the 8th, Robert Keim will address Climate Justice. Colleen Kaspernik will present a program on Social Justice September 15, the program for the 22nd will be Economic Justice and on the 29th a panel will discuss ...read more
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Hernando Youth Orchestra is seeking young musicians, ages 6 to 18, to play in a real orchestra.  Need lessons? An instrument? Maybe we can help. Want to play in a band someday? Start now! You'll learn teamwork and discipline. You will work with other young musicians to make beautiful music and every hour you spend with us counts toward Community Service. We rehearse Sundays 3:30-5:00at The ...read more
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SAVE THE DATE HERNANDO COUNTY LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION MEETING MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2019 1:00 PM – 4:00 PMCLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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MEDIA RELEASEAugust 9, 2019  Read to a “pawsome” reading dog at your library(Brooksville, FL) – The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces the launch of a new program for children: “Read with Jesse & Turbo”, featuring two therapy dogs that have been trained to allow children to read to them.  All reading sessions are free of charge but registration is required for each reader ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEAugust 14, 2019  Railroad repairs require temporary road closures and detours(Brooksville, FL) Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will be performing upcoming repair work on railroad crossings in two areas of Hernando County: US 98 (between 422-600 Ponce De Leon Boulevard in Brooksville) US 41 (331 West Jefferson Street in Brooksville) Construction will require road closures ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASE August 14, 2019  Building Department office closure for staff training (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Building Department office, located at 789 Providence Boulevard in Brooksville, will be closed Thursday, August 22, 2019 beginning at 11:30 a.m. for a staff training on after storm damage assessments. Department staff will be sent to the areas of Hernando Beach, Pine Island, ...read more
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CURRENT SITUATION The “Flood Watch” issued by the National Weather Service remains in effect through Friday. A predominate west to southwest flow over the last two weeks has caused heavy widespread rain over west central Florida resulting in many areas to be oversaturated. This flow has resulted in many areas seeing a surplus of rainfall causing rivers to rise and has no sign of stopping, the ...read more
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