Savor a slice of ‘Old Florida’ beauty

Residents who live on the eastern side of Pasco County don’t have to travel far to get an idea of what “Old Florida” was like. They can find evidence of that loveliness all around the locale’s corners and bends. Perhaps that’s why those with deep ties to this part of the county fight so fiercely to protect their piece of paradise, and why the area attracts newcomers who want to put their … [Read more...]

Zephyrhills poised to name Spillman permanent fire chief

Four months after being named the interim fire chief, the Zephyrhills City Council is set on Monday to make Daniel Spillman's job at the head of the city's fire rescue department permanent. Spillman took over the department in June when Verne Riggall — under fire for how he had run the agency over a two-year period — resigned before city council members could vote on whether to terminate … [Read more...]

Main Street Zephyrhills earns national accreditation

Main Street Zephyrhills Inc. has received accreditation from the National Main Street program after meeting commercial district revitalization performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. To become accredited, Main Street Zephyrhills had to meet 10 standards of performance. They include: • Have broad-based community support for the commercial district revitalization process, … [Read more...]