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Be a Hero for Beach-nesting Birds this Holiday Weekend 

This Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) reminds beachgoers how to help protect vulnerable beach-nesting birds while enjoying Florida’s coastal habitats this holiday weekend. Each spring and summer, shorebirds and seabirds rely on Florida’s sandy beaches for critical nesting habitat. Everyone headed to our shorelines this weekend can make… Read More Read More

Home Front: The Civil War in Florida

The Florida Pioneer Museum and Village hosted presentations by Civil War enthusiastic “living historian” actors portraying different aspects of civilian life during the Civil War this past Saturday, June 25.  The performers and lecturers came from communities in the north and central Florida area. Lectures were provided on Chaplaincy and Medical… Read More Read More

Pasco County Offices to Close for Independence Day

Pasco Board of County Commissioners (BCC) offices will be closed Monday, July 4, 2022,in observance of Independence Day.  BCC government offices will reopen Tuesday, July 5, 2022. Pasco County Offices to Close for Independence Day Pasco County Parks, Recreation, and Natural Resources’ Offices, Recreation Complexes and… Read More Read More

Pasco County Pet of the Week

Hubert (ID: 50075901) is a special guy looking for a special home. He is about 2 years old and 35 pounds. He can be shy at first and leery of strangers, but he warms up once he makes a friend. This playful pup walks well on a leash; knows the… Read More Read More

SOS Food Bank Distributes Food and Love to those in Need

Story by Mary Krol Operating despite the countless problems facing the world, our country, the state, and Citrus County, asmall, grass roots organization is facing challenges and problems head on and succeeding. Each Thursday, rain or shine, a small army of dedicated volunteers arrive as early as 4 a.m. Read More Read More

Industrial Site to Bring Thousands of Jobs to Pasco

218-acre property to house large industrial company Industrial Site to Bring Thousands of Jobs to Pasco The Pasco Board of County Commissioners (BCC) approves a substantial industrial building project in Zephyrhills that will transform and revitalize the area.  The project, at the northeast corner of I-75… Read More Read More

Pasco Commissioners Name New County Leader

Mike Carballa promoted to County Administrator Pasco Commissioners Name New County Leader The Pasco Board of County Commissioners (BCC) unanimously names Mike Carballa to serve as Pasco’s next County Administrator.  Carballa has been part of Pasco County Government’s senior leadership team since 2014, most recently as… Read More Read More