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MEDIA RELEASE May 28, 2019 Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ June 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. All classes will be presented by Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program Coordinator Lilly ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMay 28, 2019  Hernando County Parks and Recreation offers FREE basketball summer camp  (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Parks and Recreation Department announces its partnership with Coach Michael Jones to host a FREE basketball camp on July 13, 2019 from 9 a.m. to noon for kids ages 7 to 17 at Delta Woods Park, located at 3400 Deltona Boulevard in Spring Hill. Check in will ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMay 30, 2019  Vacancies on various county committees(Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Board of County Commissioners is accepting applications from individuals wishing to serve as a member on the County committees listed below. These positions are currently vacant.  Affordable Housing Advisory CommitteeOne citizen who represents employers within the jurisdiction  Board of ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMay 31, 2019  Parking fee collection time extended at Alfred McKethan/Pine Island Park  (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Parks and Recreation Department will be extending its parking fee collection time for Alfred McKethan/Pine Island Park, located at 10840 Pine Island Drive near Hernando Beach, to the following schedule effective July 1, 2019: Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMay 31, 2019  Temporary summer closure of Chinsegut Hill Retreat and Museum  (Brooksville, FL) Chinsegut Hill Retreat and Museum will be closed to the public, with exception to existing scheduled events, beginning June 3, 2019 for scheduled summer maintenance and improvements to the property. It is anticipated to reopen to the public in fall of 2019. Property improvements will ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMay 31, 2019  Sign up now for 2019 summer camps  (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Parks & Recreation Department announces its summer camp schedule. A variety of camps are being offered for children ages 8-14. Some camps have limited enrollment and age limits differ by camp.  A complete listing of the programs and registration forms may be found online at ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEJune 6, 2019  Hernando County Tourist Development Council vacancies (Brooksville, FL) The Board of County Commissioners is accepting applications from individuals interested in filling two vacant positions on the Hernando County Tourist Development Council (TDC) as accommodation owner/operator representatives collecting the Tourist Tax. The purpose of the TDC is to promote tourism ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEJune 6, 2019  Library presents a screening of “Chasing the Moon,” a film produced by an Academy-Award nominee  (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Public Library System has partnered with WEDU PBS to screen an excerpt of the film “Chasing the Moon,”a new six-hour documentary by AMERICAN EXPERIENCE celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the moon landing. Join us on Thursday, June 20 ...read more
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Good morning,   The Gulf Coast Regional Office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will be holding office hours in Spring Hill on Wednesday, June 19th, 2019. Our staff will be at the Spring Hill Branch Library 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. I ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEJune 12, 2019  Hernando County Transit salutes all military veterans with reduced fare rates(Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Transit/TheBus is proud to introduce a reduced fare rate for all active and non-active military veterans to utilize transit services in Hernando County. The reduced fare rates are listed below:CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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MEDIA RELEASEJune 12, 2019  Hernando County files lawsuit to hold pharmaceutical manufacturers and distributors responsible for creating opioid epidemic  Consortium of national law firms to lead litigation against drug companies, alleging costs of treatment for addiction, education and law enforcement connected to pervasive opioid abuse.  (Brooksville, FL) Hernando County announces that it ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEJune 12, 2019  Hernando County Recreation Office relocating June 28  (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Recreation Department announces its new office location. This department will relocate to 16161 Flight Path Drive in Brooksville on June 28, 2019. This office will continue to serve Hernando County residents in receiving boat and parking passes, making reservations, signing up ...read more
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The 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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The Unitarian Universalist Church in the Pines programs for July will be all about UNSUNG HEROES. On July 7, Jerry Cowling will talk about Unsung American Patriots. Historical Unitarian Universalists will be eulogized on the 14th and More Current UU Heroes will be discussed on the 21st. On July 28 will learn why we are heroes from You Are an Unsung Hero.   There will be a potluck lunch and ...read more
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Hernando Youth Orchestra is taking a well-deserved break until July 14at which time we resume rehearsals for our fall concert series.  We still need young musicians.  If you play strings, brass, woodwinds or percussion you can earn community service hours and have fun, too!  Go to www.HernandoYouthOrchestra.org for all the details.  See you soon!  
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