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Pasco deputies investigating suspicious incident in Parking lot

NEW PORT RICHEY, FLA- Pasco Sheriff deputies are currently investigating a suspicious incident which occurred Monday evening in the parking lot of a business in the 1500 block of Little Rd. in Trinity. A juvenile was walking through the parking lot around 6 p.m. when an adult man sitting in...

Cotee River Bike Fest rides again this weekend

NEW PORT RICHEY – The Cotee River Bike Fest will be held on Oct. 7-9 with music on two stages, food, drinks, and vendors. Fire & Iron MC will again lead the poker run starting at Harley-Davidson on Saturday, Oct. 8. This year’s bands will include Jasmine Cain, Symmetry,...

Ahfachkee ‘Spirit Week’ includes traditional Seminole stories

BIG CYPRESS — The Ahfachkee School celebrated “Spirit Week” from Sept. 19-22 with a host of activities, including Native fashion day, “Our Past is Our Future” memory sharing, storytelling and a traditional game of stickball. Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum educator Van Samuels told traditional Seminole stories to...

A List of Places in Pinellas Accepting Hurricane Ian Supplies

In comparison to places like Fort Myers and Sanibel Island, Pinellas avoided much of Hurricane Ian’s wrath. Maybe it has something to do with location, maybe it’s the rumored blessing of the Tocobaga Indian tribe, but regardless, some Pinellas residents may have excess hurricane supplies to pass on to those less fortunate.

Teen dead, one other not expected to survive following carjacking

ST PETERSBURG, FL– — One teen is dead and two others are left with life-threatening and critical injuries following an early morning carjacking in Pinellas County. The incident occurred around 3:20 a.m. on Sunday. The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office says they were called to the area regarding a...

Deputies searching for man that broke into Hudson business

HUDSON, FLA- On Aug. 3, around 12:30 a.m., a suspect broke into a business near the intersection of US 19 and Bolton Ave. in Hudson and stole a cash register drawer. If you have any information on this case, or know the identity of the suspect, submit a tip to the Pasco Sheriff’s Crime Tips Line at 1-800-706-2488 and refer to case number 22026679. You can also submit a tip online at
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Drummer Billy Cobham to play Central Park Performing Arts Center

LARGO — Billy Cobham will bring his Crosswinds Project Tour to the Tampa Bay area Thursday, Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m., with a performance at Central Park Performing Arts Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. Tickets start at $34.50 plus service fee. Visit or call 727-587-6793. One of jazz...

Tampa Bay area pets available for adoption

Wiggle Worm is a 5-year-old male dog of unknown breed. Despite his name, he is quite well behaved. He is calm, gentle, walks well on a leash, knows basic commands and politely takes treats. He likes being petted and giving kisses. Although he’s loving with humans, Wiggle Worm would do best as the only animal in the home. He was recently diagnosed with a heart murmur, and shelter staff will discuss managing this. For more information, call Pasco County Animal Services at 813-929-1212.