More programs, initiatives, on tap at PHSC, provost says

Pasco-Hernando State College — which recently has been recognized as one of the top schools in the nation for its return on educational investment — continues to add new programs and initiatives. That was the message that Dr. Stan Giannet, the college’s provost, delivered to a crowd at a recent Greater Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce breakfast at the Golden Corral. The state college … [Read more...]

Florida ranks fourth in best taxpayer state survey

There are a lot of reasons to live in Florida: sunshine, beaches, Walt Disney World ... and taxes? When it comes to the best states to be a taxpayer, Florida is ranked among the best with an average annual state and local tax payout of $3,648. That makes Florida fourth in the nation, according to a new survey from WalletHub. Only Wyoming, Alaska and Nevada are better. It's some good news, at … [Read more...]

Tampa one of nation’s top cities for job seekers

The job market is on the slow road to recovery, but living in the Tampa Bay area still has its advantages. A new report from WalletHub lists Tampa as the third best metropolitan area in the country for job seekers, behind only Fort Worth, Texas, and Washington, D.C. WalletHub, a company that provides insurance information and finances for business owners, analyzed 60 of the country's largest … [Read more...]