Commission on Status of Women elects officers

The Commission on the Status of Women met recently to elect officers and begin exploring issues that they want to pursue in coming months. Pasco County commissioners established the 15-member commission in September 2016 as an advisory board. The commission will make periodic reports and recommendations on matters that promote women’s issues. Amanda Colon, president of the Women Lawyers … [Read more...]

New schools, new programs on tap for 2014-15 school year

The days of relatively easy rush-hour commutes are approaching an end as students, teachers and other employees gear up for a new school year. Students in Pasco County Schools begin the 2014-15 school year on Aug. 18, and Hillsborough County public schools begin classes a day later. Wiregrass Ranch High School already is urging students and parents to give themselves ample time to … [Read more...]

Pepin Academies expands into Pasco County

Pepin Academies, an institution that educates students with learning disabilities, is accepting applications for its new charter school location in Pasco County. The school, which will begin classes Aug. 18, serves students who have learning or learning-related disabilities. The Pepin Academies Inc. of Pasco County has been receiving applications from all over Pasco County, and is open to … [Read more...]