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Nearly 600 adult housing apartments planned for area

An announcement of three new adult housing communities is expected to bring nearly 600 apartment units to the Tampa Bay area all the way down to South Naples. FK Architecture is the brains behind the new projects' designs, which include Solea Wellen Park in Venice, Amberlin Wiregrass Ranch in Wesley Chapel and Amberlin South Naples in Collier County. The 55-plus communities are designed to be “resort-style” with modern home designs and amenities.
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Firefighters: 20 residents displaced in Odessa apartment fire

ODESSA, Fla. - A lightning strike likely caused a fire that displaced families in an Odessa condominium complex, Pasco County firefighters said Tuesday. A 911 caller around 4:15 p.m. said lightning hit the Tuscano at Suncoast Crossings complex, sending smoke and fire through the roof of one building. "I was...
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Homosassa man arrested for ramming SUV into motorcyclist during road rage

Authorities took a Homosassa man into custody for allegedly ramming his vehicle into a motorcyclist during an act of road rage on a highway north of Crystal River. Citrus County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested 35-year-old Kristopher Alan Hite on Monday, Aug. 8, under charges of attempted vehicular homicide and child neglect. Hite was jailed at the county detention facility with a total bond of $17,000.
HOMOSASSA, FL
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Trial date set for Crystal River woman accused of murdering husband

A date was set for a jury to hear the case of Victrina Crites-Worley, the Crystal River 52-year-old accused of stabbing her husband to death at their local home. “We’re coming to a point of final resolution pretty soon,” Citrus County Circuit Court Judge Richard Howard told Crites-Worley Tuesday, Aug. 9, in court before scheduling her murder trial for the week of Nov. 7.
CRYSTAL RIVER, FL
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Lake Panasoffkee woman seriously injured in crash on State Road 44

A Lake Panasoffkee woman was seriously injured in a crash early Tuesday morning on State Road 44 in Sumter County. The 64-year-old woman was at the wheel of a pickup truck at 6:42 a.m. heading westbound on State Road 44 east of County Road 247 near Rutland when she lost control of the vehicle, according to an accident report from the Florida Highway Patrol. Her truck rotated to the center median, overturned and came to rest in the eastbound lanes.
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Porter’s Wiregrass Ranch Keeps Taking Shape

JD Porter isn’t looking to develop Wiregrass Ranch with just anything. He wants earth-shakers and difference-makers. He wants heart-stoppers and jaw-droppers. AdventHealth Wesley Chapel? That was a unicorn. “No one believed that was happening,” he says of Wesley Chapel’s first hospital. The Shops at Wiregrass?. “I don’t...
WESLEY CHAPEL, FL
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I met John Murphy at the Rotary Club of Inverness over 7 years ago. John was past president of the Club and did an outstanding job not only for the Club, but for the community and the world. He has been instrumental in making the Club's annual Brew Festival fundraiser a major success for the Club.
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Will candidates contest election if they lose?

I completely agree with the excellent letter by Mark Stolz, "Candidates should explain their beliefs.”. Winn Webb and Diane Finegan should explain to voters why they believe the 2020 presidential election was stolen. I, too, was disappointed that the issue was not addressed at the candidates' forum. The Chronicle should...
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Helping monarchs is even more important now

News of the addition of the monarch butterflies to the “endangered” species list has caught the attention of the Dade City Garden Club. The garden club is the group that spearheaded efforts that led to Dade City being declared a Monarch City USA in 2019. The club’s work...
DADE CITY, FL
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