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MEDIA RELEASE October 1, 2017, 12:20 p.m. Aerial mosquito spraying in Hernando County (Brooksville, FL) The aerial mosquito spraying that was scheduled for Friday, September 29, was postponed due to weather. A small area of the county was sprayed the night of Saturday, September 30 and all remaining areas east of the Suncoast Parkway will be sprayed Sunday, October 1, starting at 8 p.m. through ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASE October 2, 2017 Hernando County’s local state of emergency expires (Brooksville, FL) As of 11:59 p.m., Sunday, October 1, 2017, the local state of emergency declared for Hernando County has expired. The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will resume normal operating hours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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We are so excited to be launching the Statewide Online Voter Registration System on October 1, 2017!  Here is our press release regarding this new way to register to vote!http://www.hernandovotes.com/Portals/Hernando/OVR2017.pdf  Please visit www.hernandovotes.com to access link.  Please note—system will not be live until October 1!           Shirley AndersonSupervisor of ElectionsHernando ...read more
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HalloWINE Tasting Fundraiser…Giving Never Tasted So GoodEvent to raise funds for the Boys & Girls Club of Hernando County  Spring Hill, FL October 3, 2017 – Boys & Girls Club of Hernando County is holding a fundraising event at Strong Tower Vineyard on Saturday, October 28 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.  Tickets are $20.00 per person and include Wine Tasting at Strong Tower Vineyards along with a variety ...read more
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      Media Release       Media Contact: Dianne Hafleigh(850) 898-3486Dianne.Gross@FloridaSBDC.org  October 3, 2017For Immediate Release    Florida SBDC Network Deploys Mobile Assistance Centers to Florida KeysMACs to Provide Onsite Recovery Assistance for Small Businesses Impacted by Hurricane Irma  Florida ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASE October 6, 2017 Hernando County activates additional storm debris removal contractor (Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Government has contracted with an additional hauler to help expedite the Hurricane Irma debris removal process. Starting the week of October 9, Tag Grinding will begin collecting storm debris on the west side of the Suncoast Parkway.CLICK HERE FOR MORE ...read more
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 MEDIA RELEASEOctober 10, 2017  Hotline now available for Hurricane Irma cleanup(Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Office of Emergency Management announces that through October 15, 2017, residents can call 1-800-451-1954 to receive help with home cleanup due to Hurricane Irma. This service is comprised of reputable and vetted relief agencies who work for free and provide the tools and equipment ...read more
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Headline: CareerSource Pasco Hernando Helps Return nearly $51 Million Back into the Community through Workforce Programs.  Dade City, Florida- During the 2016/2017 program year, CareerSource Pasco Hernando had expended nearly $6.2 million on 4 programs in order to assist the local labor market. The investment returned nearly $51 million to the two county region, measured by payroll gains. Each ...read more
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 12, 2017Current Events Forum @ Your Library(BROOKSVILLE, FLORIDA) – Join us to talk about what is happening in the world during our Current Events Forum. We’ll provide some topics to get the discussion started, but everything is on the table. Come to your Library to engage in discussions on politics, foreign affairs, and world, national, and local news. Please join ...read more
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FEMA assistance available(Brooksville, FL) The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be operating from the East Hernando Branch Library on Saturday, October 14, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. FEMA personnel will be available to provide disaster assistance information and provide help with the registration process. Once the center closes, residents may still register online at ...read more
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 13, 2017   20th Anniversary Sale at the Little Red Schoolhouse Bookstore(BROOKSVILLE, FLORIDA) – For the entire month of October, the Friends of the Library of Hernando County are celebrating their 20th Anniversary with a big sale at their Little Red Schoolhouse Bookstore. Proceeds from bookstore sales help to support the Hernando County Public Library System. You ...read more
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