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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
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Pagan & Associates Commercial Real Estate Services is supporting a veteran appreciation day event with Siloam Lodge Num. 399 a Free & Accepted Masonic lodge in Brooksville. The event is a 2.5 mile military road March where we are going to support our local veterans and offer our support by donating money to a veteran organization, providing services to our veterans to start their business or ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASESeptember 11, 2018  Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ October 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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Find M Friends supports Citrus Walk Aware for Alzheimer’s  Find M Friends, a Citrus County non-profit organization that trains scent-discriminating blood hounds and provides support for law enforcement agencies seeking individuals who have gone missing, has become a Power Walker Sponsor for Citrus Walk Aware for Alzheimer’s with a $1,000 donation to the Alzheimer’s Family Organization.  The Walk, ...read more
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Please see the attached update on Tropical Storm Michael.    This update is provided to you by ESF18: Business, Industry and Economic StabilizationCLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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Hernando Youth Orchestra seeks Young Musicans.  The Hernando Youth Orchestra musical instruments available  to  loan to music  students.  We can also give lessons, if necessary.    The Hernando Youth Orchestra needs young musicians, ages 6 to 18, and adult mentors.  If you need music lessons and/or an instrument, we can provide instruments as well as violin and cello lessons if needed. ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEOctober 11, 2018  Halloween Harvest Festival coming this weekend; volunteers needed(Brooksville, FL) The 28th Annual Halloween Harvest Festival will be held October 12 – 13, 2018 from 6 – 10 p.m. at the Hernando County Fairgrounds located at 6436 Broad Street in Brooksville. Both nights will feature a variety of games, face painting, fantastic food, haunted house, hay ride and ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEOctober 11, 2018  Applicants sought for Airport Advisory Committee  (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) is accepting applications from individuals wishing to serve on the newly created Hernando County Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport Advisory Committee (AAC), pursuant to Ordinance 2018-17 adopted on September 25, 2018. The purpose of the ...read more
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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Jessica WeightmanTelephone: (352) 277-6976Date: October 15, 2018  October 23rd!  Phoenix Rising of Pasco and Hernando Counties at the Wall Raising Ceremony has been rescheduled for October 23, 2018.  We look forward to seeing you at the event!    Phoenix Rising is an alternative ...read more
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 15, 2018CONTACT: GOVERNOR’S PRESS OFFICE (850) 717-9282media@eog.myflorida.com  Gov. Scott: FEMA Approves Sheltering Assistance for Bay County  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Governor Rick Scott today highlighted the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) decision, following his request, to approve Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) for families in Bay County. TSA ...read more
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                 Back to Basics Cooking with Chef Warren Caterson!          Cooking Should be Simple, Fun, and Delicious. Here’s How!   Join Chef Warren as he shares dozens of basic kitchen tips, cooking hints and humorous anecdotes about the joys and challenges of cooking simple, yet delicious dishes. ...read more
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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
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Improvements scheduled for Forest Oaks and Deltona Blvd. intersection(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Department of Public Works announces that from October 15 through November 2, 2018, between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., Florida Safety Contractors, Inc. will be performing scheduled improvements at the Forest Oaks and Deltona Boulevard intersection. Message boards are in place to inform motorists of ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEOctober 16, 2018  Commissioner duals fire chief in pizza cook-off(Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Fire Rescue (HCFR) invites the community to attend its Halloween Pizza Cook-Off and Open House on Saturday, October 27, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Station #3 located at 13240 Spring Hill Drive in Spring Hill.  “I am honored that Chief Hechler would open up the station and allow me to ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEOctober 17, 2018  Oak Hill Hospital bus stop to be temporarily relocated (Brooksville, FL) Due to parking lot renovations being done at Oak Hill Hospital, located at 11375 Cortez Boulevard in Brooksville, the Hernando County Transit Purple Route bus stop that regularly services this area will be temporarily relocated to Cortez Boulevard and the entrance to the hospital. Renovations ...read more
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Please see the attached update on Hurricane Michael.  This update is provided to you by ESF18: Business, Industry and Economic StabilizationCLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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NEWS RELEASE! CONTACT VINCE VANNI AT 352-797-9199  Tickets are Now on Sale for the Smash Musical, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat   Brooksville, Florida (October 10, 2018) – Tickets are now on sale for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat. The smash Broadway musical hit will be presented over three weekends, November 2nd through the 18th at the Carol ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASESeptember 11, 2018  October highlights at your library(Brooksville, FL) – The Hernando County Public Library System announces the following special events for October 2018. All events are free and the public is encouraged to participate.   Teen Read Week (TRW) – Sunday, October 7 – Saturday, October 13 Youth Librarian, Mr. King, will encourage teens to read something just for the ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEOctober 17, 2018  HCFR accepting applicants for volunteer Fire Corps (Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Fire Rescue (HCFR) is now accepting applications from those who are interested in becoming volunteer Fire Corps members. Fire Corps’ role is to support HCFR and other first responders at high-attendance public events, during large scale fires and for major long-term emergencies with ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEOctober 17, 2018  Linda Pedersen Park kayak launch completed; park is open(Brooksville, FL) Construction has been completed on the new kayak launch system at Linda Pedersen Park, located at 6300 Shoal Line Boulevard near Hernando Beach. This new, integrated system makes launching and docking safe, easy and dry, even as water levels change. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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