News - Greater Pasco County

Wesley Chapel Toyota of the Williams Automotive Group Awards Ronald McDonald House, Best in Town

Wesley Chapel Toyota of the Williams Automotive Group awards Ronald McDonald House, Best in Town on Friday, November 18, 2016. They would like to thank Betsy Wilkinson and Maggie Sommerville from Ronald McDonald House. [...]

Wesley Chapel Toyota of the Williams Automotive Group Awards The Pasco Education Foundation Best in Town

Pasco Education Foundation, accepted a check from Wesley Chapel Toyota on Friday, November 18, 2016. The Pasco Education Foundation is one of five of the community organizations that Wesley Chapel Toyota partners with, and makes yearly contributions to. [...]

Wesley Chapel Toyota of the Williams Automotive Group Awards Everyday Blessings, Best in Town

Wesley Chapel Toyota of the Williams Automotive Group awards Everyday Blessings, Best in Town. They would like to thank the Chairman of the Board, Tim Smith and Pam Bell [...]

 

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Florida Hospital Center Ice Announce Exclusive Partnership

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Florida Hospital Center Ice have entered into a multi-year partnership agreement for Busch Gardens to be the exclusive sponsor of the main NHL rink at the new facility under construction in Wesley Chapel, FL. When finished later this year, Florida Hospital Center Ice (FHCI) will be the largest ice sports facility in the southeastern United States.

Big Victory Party for Ron Oakley for Pasco County Commissioner

Pasco County Commissioner, of District 1, Ron Oakley won the election for Commissioner Seat on November 9, 2016. He and his wife, Deirdre, had a huge reception to celebrate his victory, and [...]

2016 Pasco County NOPE Candlelight Vigil (Photos by Various Photogs)

The 7th Annual Narcotics Overdose Prevention and Education Task Force Candlelight Vigil, was held on Thursday, October 27, 2016, from 5:30pm to 9:00pm, located at Next Level Church, 5015, Darlington Rd., Holiday, FL 34690. Over the course of the evening, they showed support for families and friends, [...]

Veterans Day Recognition Ceremony Recognizing Veteran Employees and Citizens of Pasco County

The Pasco County Board of County Commissioners and Pasco County Administration held a special ceremony Wednesday, November 9, 2016 to show our deepest sense of gratitude to Veterans employed by Pasco County and to those living in Pasco County.
The resolution and recognition ceremony was held during the Board of County Commissioners regularly scheduled board meeting in the West Pasco Government Center Board Room, at 8731 Citizens Dr., New Port Richey, Florida.  The event was followed by a group photo outside the building in front of the Pasco County Veterans Memorial.  Please click here to see the photo.
Pasco County is proud to recognize those who have served our great nation, both in their military service and now in their civilian service.  There are more than 50,000 Veterans living in Pasco County.
“Pasco County remains a community that has historically honored its Veterans,” said Pasco County Veterans Services Division Manager Don Stout.  “We have a community that is proud of those who served; and it is an honor to have the opportunity to bring together, in recognition, those Veterans who serve the citizens of Pasco County and those who represent the citizens of Pasco County.”
The ceremony featured Keynote Speaker Saint Leo University Director for the Office of Military Affairs and Services Pamela Martis.  The Ridgewood High School Chorus sang a beautiful rendition of the U.S. National Anthem.
Click here to learn more about Pasco County Veterans Services.
The Pasco County Board of County Commissioners and Pasco County Administration held a special ceremony Wednesday, November 9, 2016 to show our deepest sense of gratitude to Veterans employed by Pasco County and to those living in Pasco County. The resolution and recognition [...]

Wesley Chapel / New Tampa Chamber of Commerce 2016 Celebrating Excellence in Business Awards

Hope Allen and Jennifer Tussing of the Greater Wesley Chapel/New Tampa Chamber of Commerce wishes to celebrate the extraordinary things local community members, businesses, and organizations have done in Wesley Chapel/New Tampa. Bob Thompson was the Emcee [...]

Brian E. Corley, Supervisor of Elections, Pasco County Promises Pasco Voters "Smooth Voting Experience"

Brian E. Corley, Supervisor of Elections, Pasco County, wants to ensure voters are prepared for the upcoming election this Tuesday, November 8, 2016. The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. at 112 precincts throughout Pasco County.  A complete list of polling locations is [...]

Donald Trump Holds Rally at the Florida State Fairgrounds

Republican Presidential Nominee, Donald Trump held a rally at the Florida State Fairgrounds in the Special Events Center on Saturday, November 5th, 2016. The event started at 10:00 a.m. Doors opened at 7 a.m.

Check presentations to Local Charities from Proceeds from Ron Oakley's 4th Annual John Anderson Benefit Concert

The 4th Annual John Anderson Benefit Concert was held with proceeds helping out several local charities. The attire was Country Chic Western and 100% of this year's proceeds was distributed evenly among the following charities: Ron Oakley (left) Founder of the John Anderson... [...]

Pasco County Commissioner Jack Mariano donates remaining campaign funds to the R.O.P.E. Center

The R.O.P.E. Center gives people a hand up not a handout. Pasco County had let the R.O.P.E. Center lease a place that we had acquired years ago. That property was recently sold and will be going back on the tax rolls. The R.O.P.E. Center had been storing a lot of blankets for the homeless and need a new place to store them so [...]

Asturia Fall Festival, in Odessa

The Asturia Fall Festival was held on Saturday, October 15, 2016, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm, located at Asturia, 14575 Promenade Parkway, Odessa, Fl 33556. It was free and open to the public. You were able to build your own scarecrow, you had to bring your own old clothes & pillow case [...]

Wesley Chapel Toyota / Wesley Chapel Honda Interviewed by Morning Show about $60,000 Donation to Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation

Eric Johnson, Director of Community Partnerships at Wesley Chapel Toyota, Courtney Cox, Associate Director of Annual Giving for Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation, and Therese Percival Bottino, of Williams Automotive Group were interviewed by the Tampa Bay’s Morning Blend show on [...]

15th Annual 9/11 Memorial, in Sims Park, New Port Richey (Photos by Deirdre Oakley)

The people of Pasco County promised WE WILL NEVER FORGET after the 9/11 attacks on our country. The City of New Port Richey along with the 9/11 Committee hosted its 15th Annual 9/11 Memorial.  The event was held on Sunday, 9-11, at 5pm in Sims Park. [...]

Pasco Clerk & Comptroller’s Offices changes – and improves – with times

After a whirlwind renovation and reorganization, the west side office of the Pasco County Clerk & Comptroller’s Official Records Division has finally reopened, on Monday, Aug. 22, 2016.  “We’re changing with the times,” said Pasco County Clerk & Comptroller Paula O’Neil, PhD. [...]

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