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Brooksville Shines Again with ‘Stills’ Premiere

Sunday, January 22 was certainly a day to remember for Kyle Marra, Lief Thomason, Tommy McTague and James McTague. Their 30-minute film, ‘Stills’, premiered at their hometown theater on the big screen. Local residents, the actors, the production crew, their friends, families, sponsors and media gathered at the Beacon Theaters… Read More Read More

Hiking the Withlacoochee Bay Trail on the Nature Coast

“Let’s take a hike,” my sister said. We sipped a morning cup of coffee at Cattle Dog Coffee Roasters, a cozy wooden coffee house in historic downtown Crystal River on Florida’s Nature Coast. She and her husband were visiting from Florida’s west coast. They never miss the opportunity to explore… Read More Read More

Tickets Now Available for the Save Crystal River Shamrock and Roll Fundraiser

Non-profit conservation organization SAVE CRYSTAL RIVER announces the annual fundraiser “Shamrock and Roll,” a charity gala taking place from 6-10 PM on March 17, 2023, at Plantation on Crystal River. Co-hosted by Crystal Harley Davidson and Plantation on Crystal River, with generous support from aquatic restoration experts Sea & Shoreline,… Read More Read More

Congressman Gus Bilirakis Opens offices in Inverness and Brooksville

As a result of legislative redistricting, Florida’s 12th Congressional District now comprises Citrus, Hernando and parts of Pasco counties.  As such, Congressman Bilirakis has closed his Tarpon Springs office.  The New Port Richey office will remain open and fully staffed. Anyone seeking assistance on a federal matter may call this… Read More Read More

Citrus County Animal Services Suspends Dog Intakes until Further Notice

Citrus County Animal Services (CCAS) has suspended all dog intakes until further notice, including stray dogs, in response to a continued upper respiratory outbreak at the shelter. Locally and nationally, there is an increase in upper respiratory disease in dogs seen by private veterinarians and shelters. Affected dogs must stay… Read More Read More

Hernando Audubon February Activities

Hernando Audubon Meeting about Imperiled Shorebirds and Seabirds of Florida with speaker Holley Short. In her presentation, Audubon Florida staff member Holley Short will discuss monitoring, management, and stewardship of imperiled shorebirds and seabirds in the Tampa Bay region on both beaches and rooftops. The meeting will be held on… Read More Read More

Pet of the Week – Millie and Poinsettia

Millie (ID: A003514) is the sweetest girl! This 5-year-old weighs about 70 pounds. She is friendly and affectionate, enjoying hugs and being near her person. She gives kisses and likes to run and play. She is learning to make friends with other dogs but can be a bit forward. She… Read More Read More