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  1. Red tide blooms detected off of PinellasRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... Researchers take water samples and gather data of an 80-mile stretch between Sarasota and the bloom's edge in Pasco County. Researchers take water samples and gather data of an 80-mile stretch between Sarasota and the bloom's edge in Pasco County. ...

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  2. Times recommends: Florida LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... the chairman of the Pasco Republican Executive Committee, is making his third run at this seat based in west Pasco County. He faces Chris Gregg, who ran unsuccessfully for Pasco County Commission in 2012 and for the Legislature 14 years ago. The ...

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  3. Mote scientists study red tide bloom08/01/14 The recent red tide...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | YourObserver

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reported the bloom last week in the area of a large fish kill.

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  4. Bus aide accused of slapping autistic boy pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

    LAND O' LAKES -- It's been nearly two months since surveillance video showing a Pasco County school bus aide slapping an autistic child went public.

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  5. Mote Marine researchers study red tide bloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Mote Marine researchers study red tide bloom Mote Marine researchers take samples of red tide bloom Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1n8oTBL Researchers take water samples and gather data of an 80-mile stretch between Sarasota and the bloom's edge in Pasco County.

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  6. Pasco says group home for immigrant boys violated contract two years agoRead the original story

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    Pasco County officials say a nonprofit agency housing immigrant children violated the terms of a 2005 federal grant when it closed a group home for elderly disabled adults two years ago.

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  7. Florida Standards bringing changes for students, teachers alikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Her teaching style relied too heavily on lecturing. "We used to teach procedure," said Colella, a 12-year Pasco County educator. "It was our thinking. This is what you do first. This is what you do second." Those new expectations, which come along ...

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  8. Letters: Don't buy home near Interstate 75 if you don't like noiseRead the original story

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... while you were looking at buying) or sell the house and move. As a resident, business owner and taxpayer of Pasco County I am personally offended by the article about the SunWest Park. It stated Commissioner Jack Mariano "found dozens of allies in ...

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  9. Times recommends: Re-elect Luikart to Pasco School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    The Pasco County School District is finally emerging from a prolonged period of cutting budgets and limiting expansions of its academic offerings.

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  10. Pasco schools look to build on what they have startedRead the original story

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    Having made several big changes in his first 18 months as superintendent, Kurt Browning has promised no major districtwide strategy changes this year for Pasco County schools.

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  11. 10 Pasco County schools welcome new principalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    Sharon Sacco Slusser joined the Pasco County School District as a teacher in 2004.

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  12. Zephyrhills keeps property tax rate same as last yearRead the original story

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... broader declining property values. They are also preparing for a roughly $300,000 loss in gas tax revenues if Pasco County commissioners decide to go through with a proposal to change the way such revenues are distributed to the county's six ...

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  13. U.S. 19 redevelopment a long-term pursuit for PascoRead the original story

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... I like," she said, explaining she went to Penney's at Gulf View Square Mall only because it was closing. As Pasco County officials mull landscaping choices, traffic patterns and plenty of other options in a bid to spruce up the busy corridor, one ...

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  14. Dade City officials upset after stopped train wreaks chaosRead the original story

    Thursday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... homes by police trying to control the scene. Velboom said the incident tied up numerous Dade City officers and Pasco County sheriff's deputies, who also assisted in controlling the scene. Velboom added it was lucky that the train was empty, as there ...

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  15. Hyundai RecallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDUV-FM Saint Petersburg

    ... diagnosed cancer in the country and one that is often preventable. (Richard Graulich / The Palm Beach Post) The Pasco County Sheriff's office calls Mark Eisenberg the biggest pill dealer in Zephyrhills and he's in their custody after an undercover ...

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  16. This year's LAMECon is bigger, better and freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... "We now have the largest free con in the state of Florida," said Paul Stonebridge, teen services manager of the Pasco County Library System, who started LAMECon with Karen Correa, head of youth services, and representatives of the Land O'Lakes ...

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  17. Hernando church events, weekend of Aug. 1Read the original story

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Unitarian Universalist Church of Brooksville , 131 S Main St., will offer a free video presentation of the 2015 Ware Lecture by Sister Simone Campbell, organizer of Nuns on the Bus, tours that highlight specific social issues, at 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

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  18. Hometown Pasco for Aug. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... fax (352) 754-6133, or jhayes@tampabay.com. Nearly $10,000 raised for Sertoma Speech and Hearing Foundation: Pasco County Tax Collector Mike Fasano recently announced that $9,937.86 was raised during the office's May promotion on behalf of the ...

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  19. Red tide bloom heading south from HernandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... will board a research boat and head north taking water samples between Sarasota and the bloom's edge in Pasco County. Researcher Vince Lovko says scientists want to know what's happening below the surface because this bloom runs at least 100 feet ...

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  20. John Green's novels will stay in Wisconsin, Florida schoolsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Tampa Bay Times . Green's book "Paper Towns" was taken off an eighth-grade list for John Long Middle School in Pasco County in June after the mother of an eighth-grader objected over what she described as language and sexual content, according to ...

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