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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.

Macy's Family Day Parade, at The Shops at Wiregrass, in Wesley Chapel

Thursday, Nov 24, 2016 | On Target Page: Wesley Chapel, New Tampa, Lutz, Land O'Lakes, Zephyrhills, The Shops at Wiregrass

Macy's Family Day Parade was held on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at The Shops at Wiregrass. Children of all ages were able to meet Rudolph and Clarice after the parade in the Macy's Children's Department and enjoy exciting activities, goodies galore and special surprises [...]

Pasco Hernando State College Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch Hosts Community Awareness Series with a Focus on Bullying

PHSC hosted a Community Awareness Series with a focus on bullying, on Wednesday, November 16, 2016, from 2:00pm to 3:00pm, located at Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch. Mark Davis of Aetna discussed how to recognize when someone is being bullied and provided insight [...]

Golden Corral Holds National U.S. Military Appreciation Night, on Veteran's Day (Photos by Jake Tyyrell)

Golden Corral held a “U.S. Military Appreciation Night, on Monday, November 14, 2016, from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. All active and former US military members were invited to enjoy a free "Thank you" dinner. Vets met up and hung out while being able to eat free at Golden Corral. A veteran’s [...]

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 [...]

Parks Lincoln of Tampa Ribbon Cutting (Photos by Steve Miller)

Thursday, Nov 10, 2016 | On Target Page: Wesley Chapel, New Tampa

Parks Lincoln of Tampa celebrated a Joint Ribbon Cutting on Thursday, November 3 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm, located at Parks Lincoln of Tampa, 10505 N Florida Ave, Tampa, Florida 33612.  The Brand New Facility held the Joint Ribbon Cutting with the Carrollwood Area Business Association & The [...]

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.

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 [...]

The 9th Annual Early Learning Conference

The 9th Annual Early Learning Conference was held on Saturday, October 15 at 8:00am to 3:45pm, at Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School, 13651 Hays Rd, Spring Hill, Florida 34610. The Early Learning Coalition of Pasco and Hernando Counties, Inc. once again host [...]

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 [...]

Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel opened the first patient rooms of their $78 million expansion

Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016 | On Target Page: Land O'Lakes, Lutz, New Tampa, Wesley Chapel, Zephyrhills, Florida Hospitals

Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel will nearly double the size of patient rooms, operating rooms and emergency rooms, increasing the square footage of the hospital over 50% to continue to serve the growing community. [...]

Women-n-Charge Annual Murder Mystery Tea

Women in charge celebrated their annual fundraising Tea. This year’s Tea was held Saturday, September 17, 2016, at The Groves Golf and Country Club. The Tea was catered by Dash of Salt n’ Pepper, and John Jay the DJ provided the music and microphones. It was the generous [...]

Wesley Chapel Athletic Association Launches its Flag Football Season

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 | On Target Page: Wesley Chapel, New Tampa, Wesley Chapel Athletic Association

The Wesley Chapel Athletic Association Flag Football held its opening night on September 9, 2016. and Troy with Acme On the Go and WC Nissan were there supporting local youth sports at the WCAA flag football opening night ceremonies. About Wesley [...]

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. [...]

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