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Farm Report – March 3, 2015

submitted 21 hours ago by in Agriculture Local

  Week of March 3, 2015 Abbreviated Weekly Farm Report From Friendship Farms & Fare http://www.fffsite.org/ A Community Service To the Local Farming Community For the full Farm Report, go to: http://www.fffsite.org/ Planting  & Harvest Notes Winter Seeding and Garden Starts This Week   Seedings: None this week Garden Starts: Japanese cucumbers Harvest Notes:  herbs, […]

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submitted 21 hours ago by in Agriculture Local Weather

Weekly Weather Report For Farmers and Others Week of March 3, 2015 From Friendship Farms & Fare A Community Service To the Local Farming Community 65 degrees at 4:00 AM, March 3, 2015 Historic Average (for 3/1): 74 HIGH, 56 LOW–Weather Underground: http://www.wunderground.com/ Historically, the average high temperature is now 74 degrees (four degrees higher […]

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Florida Loquat Festival News – March

submitted 21 hours ago by in Agriculture Events Local

Florida Loquat News No. 7 March  2015 Celebrating Florida’s Urban Fruit An Ecology Florida/Friendship Farms & Fare Annual Event Here is Your March issue of the Florida Loquat News Florida Loquat Festival: Celebrating Florida’s Urban Fruit Next Month April 4, 2015 – 9:00 – 2:00 – Market Off Main – 6214 Lincoln St, New Port Richey Our big event […]

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Rob Marlowe: The Arts

submitted 2 days ago by in Blogs Local

New Port Richey Mayor Rob Marlowe in his weekly blog on events and topics around town. This week he’s talking about the West Pasco Art Gallery.

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Main Street’s “Lunch & Learn” Promotes Clean Energy

submitted 2 days ago by in Events Local

LUNCH & LEARN MARCH 12 FEATURES CHARLES PUCCINI, PASCO ASSOC. FOR CLEAN ENERGY Greater New Port Richey Main Street is delighted to welcome Charles Puccini, President of the Pasco Association for Clean Energy as guest speaker to the monthly Lunch & Learn on Thursday, March 12th.  All Greater New Port Richey Main Street members, guests […]

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Sims Park “Ground Breaking” Event on March 14

submitted 3 days ago by in Events Local

There will be a Ground Breaking Ceremony for the Sims Park Improvement Project on Saturday, March 14th at 11:00 a.m.  The ceremony will take place in Sims Park located at 6431 Bank Street in New Port Richey.  Hot dogs and drinks will be served following the ceremony.  The Sims Park Improvement Project began with the […]

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Gulfcoast Networking March Business Newsletter

submitted 3 days ago by in Businesses Local

Local New Port Richey technology business Gulfcoast Networking has released its March newsletter.

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New Port Richey Rec Center Offers ‘Spring Camp’ – $60 per child

submitted 5 days ago by in Events Local

The New Port Richey Recreation & Aquatic Center will be hosting Spring Camp Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 20. The camp is for ages 5 – 12 and will take place from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.  The cost is $60 per child, which includes a field trip to Celebration Station in Clearwater where […]

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Rob Marlowe: An Enjoyable Weekend

submitted 5 days ago by in Blogs Local

New Port Richey Mayor Rob Marlowe in his weekly blog on events around town. This week, he’s discussing projects popping up around the city.

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New Port Richey Officials Negotiating for VA Facility at Empty Community Hospital

submitted 5 days ago by in Local News

New Port Richey’s City Manager, Debbie Manns, is currently keeping her eye on a bill presented in the United States Congress that is being supported by local Rep. Gus Bilirakis. That bill proposes a new project for a 114,000 sq. ft. outpatient clinic. The clinic would replace five other smaller facilities, all of which are […]

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Main Street program asks NPR to double contribution

submitted 6 days ago by in Local News

Suncoast News reports that New Port Richey’s Main Street program is asking for $20,000 for fiscal year 2015, up from $10,000 in 2014.

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Weekly Weather – February 23, 2015

submitted 1 week ago by in Agriculture Local Weather

Weekly Weather Report For Farmers and Others Week of February 23, 2015 From Friendship Farms & Fare A Community Service To the Local Farming Community 54 degrees at 3:30 AM, February 22, 2015 Historic Average (for 2/20): 73 HIGH, 55 LOW–Weather Underground: http://www.wunderground.com/ Historically, the average high temperature is now 73 degrees (three degrees higher […]

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Farm Report – February 23, 2015

submitted 1 week ago by in Agriculture Local

Week of February 23, 2015 Abbreviated Weekly Farm Report From Friendship Farms & Fare http://www.fffsite.org/ A Community Service To the Local Farming Community For the full Farm Report, go to: http://www.fffsite.org/ Planting & Harvest Notes Winter Seeding and Garden Starts This Week Seedings: None this week Garden Starts: none Harvest Notes:  herbs, arugula, eggplant, collards, […]

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Movies in Sims Park – Big Hero 6 – February 28, 7 PM

submitted 1 week ago by in Events Local

The New Port Richey Parks and Recreation Department, will be hosting Movies in the Park on Saturday, February 28th  at 7:00 p.m. in Sims Park, located at Grand Boulevard and Bank Street in New Port Richey.  The feature presentation will be Big Hero 6.  There is no charge for this event; however concessions will be […]

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New Port Richey Reigns in Nuisance Motel

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Crime Local

ABC Action News reports on the recent closing of the Travel Inn on US19 in New Port Richey by court order after the hotel has been plagued by crime issues.

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NPR fire chief bids emotional farewell

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Local News

Suncoast News reports that New Port Richey Fire Chief Alex Onishenko spoke in front of council on Tuesday night and bade a heartfelt goodbye.

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Gulf High School and Marlowe Elementary in Modified Lockdown

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Crime Education Local

New Port Richey police officers have set up a cordon at Cecelia Drive and Voorhees Road searching for a suspect, according to police sources. UPDATE: “Officers are clearing buildings in search of fleeing felon” – Suspect was apparently fleeing parole officers after battering an officer. UPDATE (2): Gulf High School and Marlowe Elementary have both been […]

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New Port Richey’s East Madison Area Sprouting Burgeoning Gardens

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Agriculture Local News

A group of gardeners and organic agriculture enthusiasts has started an agriculture club in New Port Richey called the East Madison Growers. The club already boasts a number of member gardens, including an official community garden recognized by the City of New Port Richey along Illinois Avenue. The group plans to continue expanding the gardens […]

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New Port Richey Council Race Uncontested, Election Canceled

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Local News Political

New Port Richey reports that the two Council seats currently held by incumbents Bill Phillips and Judy DeBella Thomas were uncontested during the registration period last week, and consequently the April 2015 election has been canceled. Mr. Phillips and Mrs. Thomas will retain their council seats for an additional three year term of office. The […]

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Weather Report – February 17, 2015

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Local Weather

Weekly Weather Report For Farmers and Others Week of February 17, 2015 From Friendship Farms & Fare A Community Service To the Local Farming Community 64 degrees at 5:00 AM, February 17, 2015 Historic Average (for 2/16): 71 HIGH, 53 LOW–Weather Underground: http://www.wunderground.com/ Historically, the average high temperature is now 71 degrees (one degree high […]

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Farm Report – February 17

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Agriculture Local

Week of February 17, 2015 Abbreviated Weekly Farm Report From Friendship Farms & Fare http://www.fffsite.org/ A Community Service To the Local Farming Community For the full Farm Report, go to: http://media.wix.com/ugd/643592_2269b1bf058943e8bd3be9f99a5fc46e.pdf Planting & Harvest Notes Winter Seeding and Garden Starts This Week Seedings: Cucumbers 90 (Japanese Climbing, 45; Stupice, 45); Peppers, Charleston Belle, 46. Garden […]

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Rob Marlowe: Downtown Detours

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Blogs Local

New Port Richey Mayor Rob Marlowe in his weekly blog on events around town. This week he’s talking about construction downtown that has led to road closures.

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NPR Rotary to Host ‘Purple Pinky Day’ at Southgate Publix

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Events Local News

New Port Richey, FL  (Feb. 10, 2015) – Rotarians know about the work Rotary International does all around the world to banish polio, and they know they cannot stop until the disease that kills and cripples is eliminated. So, the Rotary Club of New Port Richey will participate in the 2015 Purple Pinky Day in […]

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New Port Richey Company, Savealator, Earns First Customers for New Product

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Businesses Local

It all started, according to business owner Greg Smith, when he was watching his wife clean out the fridge of expired items. He wondered if there was a program to track food expiration dates. Fast forward eight years, as smartphone and web apps have become integral to daily life and the economy, and Greg’s company, […]

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New Coffee Shop to Open – 6322 Bank Street

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Local

Suncoast News is reporting that a new coffeeshop will open in downtown New Port Richey.

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Reminder: Loquat “Tree Spotting” Walking Tour – Feb. 15, 11 AM

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Events Local

Supporting this year’s festival is a neighborhood association in New Port Richey – the East Madison Growers (EMG).  The association is comprised of residents of the East Madison neighborhood of New Port Richey who have committed to improving the natural and cultural ecology of the community.  In support of the festival, on February 15, EMGC […]

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Rob Marlowe: NPR Parks are Great

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Blogs Local

New Port Richey Mayor Rob Marlowe in his weekly blog on events and happenings around town. This week he’s talking about the city’s many, and very valuable parks.

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When Dulcet Opened, New Port Richey Upgraded

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Businesses Local News

New Port Rickety, New Port Roxy, New Port Nowhere. Favorite euphemisms for a retirement town on the western end of Pasco County, the County’s largest city. New Port Richey has had a lot of identity changes in its time, but fine cuisine was never on the menu. Until this winter, that is, when Dulcet opened […]

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Sertoma Asks Drivers to “Check the Box” for Kids, Donate $1

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Charity

New Port  Richey, FL  – Time to renew your driver’s license again? While you’re at it, maybe you can do just a little something that will make a big difference in a child’s life. The state has a voluntary check-off program on your driver’s license and motor vehicle renewal that once checked can help kids […]

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City Manager Debbie Manns to Speak at Lunch & Learn – February 12

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Events Local

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL – Greater New Port Richey Main Street is delighted to welcome back New Port Richey City Manager, Debbie Manns, to the  monthly Lunch & Learn on Thursday, February 12th.  All Greater New Port Richey Main Street members and guests are invited to attend the luncheon hosted at Mezzaluna Restaurant & Lounge, […]

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Movie in Sims Park – March 14 – 7:45 PM

submitted 2 hours ago by in Events Local

The New Port Richey Parks and Recreation Department, will be hosting Movies in the Park on Saturday, March 14th  at 7:45 p.m. in Sims Park, located at Grand Boulevard and Bank Street in New Port Richey.  The feature presentation will be Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.  There is no charge […]

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Farm Report – March 3, 2015

submitted 21 hours ago by in Agriculture Local

  Week of March 3, 2015 Abbreviated Weekly Farm Report From Friendship Farms & Fare http://www.fffsite.org/ A Community Service To the Local Farming Community For the full Farm Report, go to: http://www.fffsite.org/ Planting  & Harvest Notes Winter Seeding and Garden Starts This Week   Seedings: None this week Garden Starts: Japanese cucumbers Harvest Notes:  herbs, […]

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submitted 21 hours ago by in Agriculture Local Weather

Weekly Weather Report For Farmers and Others Week of March 3, 2015 From Friendship Farms & Fare A Community Service To the Local Farming Community 65 degrees at 4:00 AM, March 3, 2015 Historic Average (for 3/1): 74 HIGH, 56 LOW–Weather Underground: http://www.wunderground.com/ Historically, the average high temperature is now 74 degrees (four degrees higher […]

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Florida Loquat Festival News – March

submitted 21 hours ago by in Agriculture Events Local

Florida Loquat News No. 7 March  2015 Celebrating Florida’s Urban Fruit An Ecology Florida/Friendship Farms & Fare Annual Event Here is Your March issue of the Florida Loquat News Florida Loquat Festival: Celebrating Florida’s Urban Fruit Next Month April 4, 2015 – 9:00 – 2:00 – Market Off Main – 6214 Lincoln St, New Port Richey Our big event […]

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Rob Marlowe: The Arts

submitted 2 days ago by in Blogs Local

New Port Richey Mayor Rob Marlowe in his weekly blog on events and topics around town. This week he’s talking about the West Pasco Art Gallery.

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Main Street’s “Lunch & Learn” Promotes Clean Energy

submitted 2 days ago by in Events Local

LUNCH & LEARN MARCH 12 FEATURES CHARLES PUCCINI, PASCO ASSOC. FOR CLEAN ENERGY Greater New Port Richey Main Street is delighted to welcome Charles Puccini, President of the Pasco Association for Clean Energy as guest speaker to the monthly Lunch & Learn on Thursday, March 12th.  All Greater New Port Richey Main Street members, guests […]

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Sims Park “Ground Breaking” Event on March 14

submitted 3 days ago by in Events Local

There will be a Ground Breaking Ceremony for the Sims Park Improvement Project on Saturday, March 14th at 11:00 a.m.  The ceremony will take place in Sims Park located at 6431 Bank Street in New Port Richey.  Hot dogs and drinks will be served following the ceremony.  The Sims Park Improvement Project began with the […]

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Gulfcoast Networking March Business Newsletter

submitted 3 days ago by in Businesses Local

Local New Port Richey technology business Gulfcoast Networking has released its March newsletter.

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New Port Richey Rec Center Offers ‘Spring Camp’ – $60 per child

submitted 5 days ago by in Events Local

The New Port Richey Recreation & Aquatic Center will be hosting Spring Camp Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 20. The camp is for ages 5 – 12 and will take place from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.  The cost is $60 per child, which includes a field trip to Celebration Station in Clearwater where […]

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Rob Marlowe: An Enjoyable Weekend

submitted 5 days ago by in Blogs Local

New Port Richey Mayor Rob Marlowe in his weekly blog on events around town. This week, he’s discussing projects popping up around the city.

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    1

New Port Richey Officials Negotiating for VA Facility at Empty Community Hospital

submitted 5 days ago by in Local News

New Port Richey’s City Manager, Debbie Manns, is currently keeping her eye on a bill presented in the United States Congress that is being supported by local Rep. Gus Bilirakis. That bill proposes a new project for a 114,000 sq. ft. outpatient clinic. The clinic would replace five other smaller facilities, all of which are […]

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Main Street program asks NPR to double contribution

submitted 6 days ago by in Local News

Suncoast News reports that New Port Richey’s Main Street program is asking for $20,000 for fiscal year 2015, up from $10,000 in 2014.

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Weekly Weather – February 23, 2015

submitted 1 week ago by in Agriculture Local Weather

Weekly Weather Report For Farmers and Others Week of February 23, 2015 From Friendship Farms & Fare A Community Service To the Local Farming Community 54 degrees at 3:30 AM, February 22, 2015 Historic Average (for 2/20): 73 HIGH, 55 LOW–Weather Underground: http://www.wunderground.com/ Historically, the average high temperature is now 73 degrees (three degrees higher […]

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Farm Report – February 23, 2015

submitted 1 week ago by in Agriculture Local

Week of February 23, 2015 Abbreviated Weekly Farm Report From Friendship Farms & Fare http://www.fffsite.org/ A Community Service To the Local Farming Community For the full Farm Report, go to: http://www.fffsite.org/ Planting & Harvest Notes Winter Seeding and Garden Starts This Week Seedings: None this week Garden Starts: none Harvest Notes:  herbs, arugula, eggplant, collards, […]

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Movies in Sims Park – Big Hero 6 – February 28, 7 PM

submitted 1 week ago by in Events Local

The New Port Richey Parks and Recreation Department, will be hosting Movies in the Park on Saturday, February 28th  at 7:00 p.m. in Sims Park, located at Grand Boulevard and Bank Street in New Port Richey.  The feature presentation will be Big Hero 6.  There is no charge for this event; however concessions will be […]

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New Port Richey Reigns in Nuisance Motel

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Crime Local

ABC Action News reports on the recent closing of the Travel Inn on US19 in New Port Richey by court order after the hotel has been plagued by crime issues.

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    1

NPR fire chief bids emotional farewell

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Local News

Suncoast News reports that New Port Richey Fire Chief Alex Onishenko spoke in front of council on Tuesday night and bade a heartfelt goodbye.

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    1

Gulf High School and Marlowe Elementary in Modified Lockdown

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Crime Education Local

New Port Richey police officers have set up a cordon at Cecelia Drive and Voorhees Road searching for a suspect, according to police sources. UPDATE: “Officers are clearing buildings in search of fleeing felon” – Suspect was apparently fleeing parole officers after battering an officer. UPDATE (2): Gulf High School and Marlowe Elementary have both been […]

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    1

New Port Richey’s East Madison Area Sprouting Burgeoning Gardens

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Agriculture Local News

A group of gardeners and organic agriculture enthusiasts has started an agriculture club in New Port Richey called the East Madison Growers. The club already boasts a number of member gardens, including an official community garden recognized by the City of New Port Richey along Illinois Avenue. The group plans to continue expanding the gardens […]

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New Port Richey Council Race Uncontested, Election Canceled

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Local News Political

New Port Richey reports that the two Council seats currently held by incumbents Bill Phillips and Judy DeBella Thomas were uncontested during the registration period last week, and consequently the April 2015 election has been canceled. Mr. Phillips and Mrs. Thomas will retain their council seats for an additional three year term of office. The […]

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Weather Report – February 17, 2015

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Local Weather

Weekly Weather Report For Farmers and Others Week of February 17, 2015 From Friendship Farms & Fare A Community Service To the Local Farming Community 64 degrees at 5:00 AM, February 17, 2015 Historic Average (for 2/16): 71 HIGH, 53 LOW–Weather Underground: http://www.wunderground.com/ Historically, the average high temperature is now 71 degrees (one degree high […]

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Farm Report – February 17

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Agriculture Local

Week of February 17, 2015 Abbreviated Weekly Farm Report From Friendship Farms & Fare http://www.fffsite.org/ A Community Service To the Local Farming Community For the full Farm Report, go to: http://media.wix.com/ugd/643592_2269b1bf058943e8bd3be9f99a5fc46e.pdf Planting & Harvest Notes Winter Seeding and Garden Starts This Week Seedings: Cucumbers 90 (Japanese Climbing, 45; Stupice, 45); Peppers, Charleston Belle, 46. Garden […]

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    1

Rob Marlowe: Downtown Detours

submitted 2 weeks ago by in Blogs Local

New Port Richey Mayor Rob Marlowe in his weekly blog on events around town. This week he’s talking about construction downtown that has led to road closures.

no comments.
    1

NPR Rotary to Host ‘Purple Pinky Day’ at Southgate Publix

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Events Local News

New Port Richey, FL  (Feb. 10, 2015) – Rotarians know about the work Rotary International does all around the world to banish polio, and they know they cannot stop until the disease that kills and cripples is eliminated. So, the Rotary Club of New Port Richey will participate in the 2015 Purple Pinky Day in […]

no comments.
    1

New Port Richey Company, Savealator, Earns First Customers for New Product

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Businesses Local

It all started, according to business owner Greg Smith, when he was watching his wife clean out the fridge of expired items. He wondered if there was a program to track food expiration dates. Fast forward eight years, as smartphone and web apps have become integral to daily life and the economy, and Greg’s company, […]

no comments.
    1

New Coffee Shop to Open – 6322 Bank Street

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Local

Suncoast News is reporting that a new coffeeshop will open in downtown New Port Richey.

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Reminder: Loquat “Tree Spotting” Walking Tour – Feb. 15, 11 AM

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Events Local

Supporting this year’s festival is a neighborhood association in New Port Richey – the East Madison Growers (EMG).  The association is comprised of residents of the East Madison neighborhood of New Port Richey who have committed to improving the natural and cultural ecology of the community.  In support of the festival, on February 15, EMGC […]

no comments.
    1

Rob Marlowe: NPR Parks are Great

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Blogs Local

New Port Richey Mayor Rob Marlowe in his weekly blog on events and happenings around town. This week he’s talking about the city’s many, and very valuable parks.

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    1

Sertoma Asks Drivers to “Check the Box” for Kids, Donate $1

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Charity

New Port  Richey, FL  – Time to renew your driver’s license again? While you’re at it, maybe you can do just a little something that will make a big difference in a child’s life. The state has a voluntary check-off program on your driver’s license and motor vehicle renewal that once checked can help kids […]

no comments.
    1

City Manager Debbie Manns to Speak at Lunch & Learn – February 12

submitted 3 weeks ago by in Events Local

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL – Greater New Port Richey Main Street is delighted to welcome back New Port Richey City Manager, Debbie Manns, to the  monthly Lunch & Learn on Thursday, February 12th.  All Greater New Port Richey Main Street members and guests are invited to attend the luncheon hosted at Mezzaluna Restaurant & Lounge, […]

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