Tree house tutoring blossoms in nature

Teaching is not a profession that Sarah Christiansen expected to pursue. As a child growing up in the Virgin Islands, she hated going to school. “I had a difficult time listening and writing. I struggled with comprehension.” She couldn’t picture herself as a teacher. Times change. Christiansen, these days, lives in rural Pasco County where she tutors students – usually working with … [Read more...]

Mortgage company closes doors in Wesley Chapel

A corporate decision to leave the mortgage services business has put 10 people out of a job in Wesley Chapel. Springleaf Financial has filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification, or WARN, with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, saying it plans to cut those jobs beginning in October. The office, according to the notice, is located at 2533 Windguard Circle, Unit 101, in … [Read more...]