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  1. Ex-Mitchell star Clippard gives A's some reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Online

    ... all-conference and, on top of that, was another one of Mitchell's many good golfers, even one of the best in Pasco County as a sophomore. “To be honest,” Clippard said, “in high school, I have more fond memories of my golf ...

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  2. Pasco's nudist resorts draw global tourism dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    This May 12, 2015 photo shows the swimming pool at the clubhouse at Caliente Resort & Spa, an internationally known clothing optional resort in Land O' Lakes, Fla., on May 12, 2015. The work at Caliente was being conducted a week after Pasco County officials issued a news release saying the county is on pace to rake in more tourism dollars than it has since 2008, when the economic recession was at its worst.

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  3. Nudist resorts draw global tourism dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... Day traditionally "kicks off our season," Dorsey said. The work at Caliente was being conducted a week after Pasco County officials issued a news release saying the county is on pace to rake in more tourism dollars than it has since 2008, when the ...

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  4. Hernando commission to discuss tax increases to pay for public transit, road improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Hill Drive and to Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport. The second is connecting the existing Purple Route to Pasco County Public Transportation along U.S 19. The third is operating all routes every 60 minutes; currently riders must wait 75 ...

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  5. St. Pete, Rays may cooperate on study of Tropicana Field siteRead the original story

    Friday | Tampa Bay Online

    ... . St. Petersburg used a ULI panel to provide input into the development of its downtown waterfront master plan. Pasco County called on ULI to come up with recommendations for future land use and economic growth of the county.

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  6. Man charged with advertising for child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News 4 Jax

    A Pasco County man has been indicted by a federal grand jury and charged with eight counts of advertising for child pornography, U.S. attorneys said Friday. If convicted, Russell Lee Orr, 39, faces a mandatory minimum penalty of 15 years in federal prison, according to U.S. attorneys.

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  7. Man Accused in Father's Death Now Behind Bars in PascoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    A 22-year-old Holiday man wanted in connection with the shooting death of his father is now behind bars in Land O' Lakes on first-degree murder charges. According to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office, Patrick Clarke Jr. was booked into the county jail Thursday night after being transported from Key West.

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  8. Pasco County Pools Set To Open For Memorial Day WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    It's that time of year! Get out the sunscreen and find your bathing suit, the Pasco County pools are opening. The pools will be open this Memorial Day weekend, May 23rd - 25th, at both the Land O Lakes Recreation Complex and Veterans Memorial Park .

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  9. Abduction case goes straight to grand juryRead the original story

    Friday | New Jersey Herald

    ... to report the boys missing, Hughes Dohm has said. A six-week investigation ended on March 18 when officers in Pasco County, Fla., located and arrested Dohm in a motel room with his two sons and known fugitive Edward Tarras, who was on Tennessee's 10 ...

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  10. River Ridge hopes last year's district crown was just the start of successful runRead the original story

    Thursday | Tampa Bay Online

    ... we face each other and it should be a great game.” A big reason for River Ridge's ascension to one of Pasco County's top teams last season was running back Chris Schwarz. He rushed for a county-record 2,689 yards and scored 27 touchdowns, ...

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  11. Memorial Day Party: How to get a safe ride homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC Action News

    ... Hillsborough County: Yellow Cab, 813-253-0121 Cab Plus, 813-288-8888 United Taxi Car Service, 877-288-2672 Pasco County: Express Cab 727-226-3822 Signature Car Service 727-834-4444 Adventure Cab Express 727-637-1069 Pinellas County: United Taxi ...

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  12. Despite some reservations, Pasco to seek $27 million for wider SR 56 extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pasco County wants to borrow $27 million for a road connecting Wesley Chapel to Zephyrhills, but only if the repayment plan doesn't jeopardize road construction projects planned elsewhere in the county. County commissioners agreed unanimously Tuesday to seek the added funding from the state Department of Transportations's revolving loan program to build two additional lanes on the eastward extension of State Road 56 from Meadow Point Boulevard to U.S. 301.

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  13. Bowen: Trash debate colored by indifference to residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... of companies incapable of winning a franchise agreement. However, nobody mentions the number of haulers serving Pasco County has shrunk from nine to six since the franchising dialogue first surfaced in 2008. In other words, market forces already are ...

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  14. May 22: Pasco class notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    a Kids 'n Art 2015, an exhibit featuring artwork submitted by Pasco County art instructors from public, charter, private and homeschool networks, runs through Tuesday at the Pasco Fine Arts Council, 5744 Moog Road, Holiday. For information on center ...

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  15. After starting with one van, non-emergency transportation service celebrates 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... 18 employees. Sixteen of them are drivers. The cost for the service is often covered by insurance companies, Pasco County Public Transportation or the Veterans Administration, depending on the client, Smith said. The cost when a client pays ...

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  16. 800 miles to raise awareness for people with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Twenty-one cyclists with the Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity pedaled into the parking lot of the Disability Achievement Center, 12552 Belcher Road S. in Largo, May 13, making a stop in the group's 16-day, 800-mile trek across Florida. The group had started in Sarasota that morning, biking about 50 miles in total, through Pinellas County and into Largo.

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  17. Longtime Firefighter Needs Community's HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    Pasco County Fire Rescue Capt. Maria Silva has made a career out of rushing into dangerous situations to help people in need.

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  18. Hundreds of math exams invalidated as Florida hits another school testing snag: wrong calculatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    Adding to the growing list of miscues for Florida's school-testing system, nearly 800 Pasco County students had their state math end-of-course exams invalidated Tuesday because proctors gave them the wrong calculators. The action affected every student who took the exams at Anclote High School.

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  19. 3 Pasco Kidnapping Suspects Remain on the LooseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Patch.com

    The Pasco County Sheriff's Office has made one arrest in the Sunday crime, but the search continues for other suspects. A friend who answered a Sunday morning call for help found himself the target of a brutal attack in Hudson after Pasco County deputies say that call was meant to lure him in for what would become a multi-hour ordeal that spanned two locations.

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  20. Search Continues for Missing Pasco TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Patch.com

    Pasco County Sheriff's deputies are asking area residents to keep their eyes open for a teenage boy who has been missing since earlier this month. According to the sheriff's office, Kyle Murphy, 16, was last seen at his home in New Port Richey around 11:30 a.m. May 4. While it's believed he may be in the Brooksville area, authorities have not been able to locate him as of yet and are concerned for his welfare.

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