Business Highlight

  • Nana Jo’s Cafe the Best Place to Eat in Town!

    Posted on September 9, 2014 at 9:07 am

    Nestled on the bypass on US 98 sits the latest cafe to open in Dade City. Owners Bobbi Jo and Vicki (Nana) Allbritton, serve up delicious home cooked meals daily. Bobbi Jo’s daughter, Shelby Mengersen and Vicki’s (nana) daughters Brittany & Tiffany Allbritton all pitch in to be sure customers experience their warm and friendly atmosphere while enjoying comfort food “just like mama makes”. Open 6 days a week, Tues-Fri 11AM-7PM, Sat

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  • Curves of Zephyrhills offering free workout and tour of the “All New” Curves during Curves National Open House Week September 15th-20th

    Posted on September 9, 2014 at 9:04 am

    Curves of Zephyrhills located at 37033 State Road 54, is hosting an Open House the week of September 15-20, 2014 and new members can receive 30 days free,* in addition to a free workout. The Open House week provides Zephyrhills women with the opportunity to check out their local “all-new” Curves and take some important “me time” for themselves. Curves offers an efficient, effective 30-minute option that allows women to

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Premier Appoints New Chief Executive Officer, Joseph D. Resnick

Posted on September 2, 2014 at 8:29 am

The Board of Directors for Premier Community HealthCare Group, Inc. (PREMIER) recently appointed Joseph D. “Joey” Resnick, MHA, FACHE as its new Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining Premier, Joseph served as the Division Administrator for Women’s Care Florida – Insignia Care for Women in Tampa, FL. Over the past sixteen years, he also held executive leadership positions at the Helen Ellis Memorial Hospital in Tarpon Springs, the Ankle +

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Local News

Renovation Celebration!

Posted on September 9, 2014 at 9:58 am

The Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce is celebrating their newly renovated offices at 38550 Fifth Avenue in Zephyrhills on October 1st between 4-6PM. Free and open to the public – family friendly and pet friendly! Refreshments and Giveaways! For more info: 813-782-1913. www.zephyrhillschamber.org.

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  • Lady’s Oriental Shrine of North America Cairo Court

    Posted on September 9, 2014 at 9:47 am

    Lady’s Oriental Shrine of North America Cairo Court is inviting the public to Lady Lillian Perkins, wife of Luther C. Perkins. .She was known as “Elgie” by her friends.  A memorial service will be held on the 24th of September, 2014 at 11:a.m. at the Zephyrhills Masonic Lodge at 5950 12th Street at the corner of North and 12th Street.  Elgie died on August 18th, 2014 in Zephyrhills, FL. .She

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  • XTREME BARBER SHOP HAS MOVED!

    Posted on September 9, 2014 at 9:16 am

    Richard, Alonzo, Lee and Peter can be found at our new location at 5018 Gall Blvd in Zephyrhills. Same great service and prices! Open Mon-Sat 9-6PM. Walk-ins Welcome! 813-715-6262

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Sports

Nonnative Fish Provide Exotic Fishing Alternatives; Most Have No Bag Limits!

Posted on September 9, 2014 at 10:11 am

Florida freshwater anglers target at least 25 species of native fishes. Most are within a 45-minute drive of anyone wanting to wet a line. In addition to those, the free Florida Big Catch angler recognition program (BigCatchFlorida.com) features six species of exotic fishes from other countries and several fish species that expanded their ranges from farther north. Of those nonnative fishes, only butterfly peacock bass were stocked intentionally by the

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  • Dade City Team Wins Karate Tournament

    Posted on August 13, 2014 at 9:45 am

    Grand Champions, front row (left to right) Logan Gilbreath, Adalee Kraus, Jonathan Terry: 2nd Joshua Penney. row; Makenzie Reed, Alex Myers

    Spivey Karate hosted the 36th Samurai Karate Tournament recently at the Ridge Manor Community Center. The Dade City Spivey Karate contingent won the Team Championship over 5 other teams. Other Spivey Karate teams from Zephyrhills/Wesley Chapel were 2nd San Ann/Lake Jovita was 4th with the Community Christian Karate (Spring Hill) team 6th City’s Adalee Kraus edged out Parker Creech & Yazan Samaaneh for the Grand Champion trophy in the Lil’

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  • Angela Cardenas Achieves Black Belt

    Posted on July 23, 2014 at 9:56 am

    Angela Cardenas being tested on the sai, during her Black Belt test.

    11 year old Angela Cardenas, a Pasco Elementary School student, recently reached her goal that she has spent the last 5 years training at Spivey Karate for, her Black Belt. In this day & age, when kids her age are sitting on the couch watching TV or playing games & feeding their face with potato chips, Angela has been choosing the way of the warrior. She has been diligently training

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Lifestyles

Nonnative Fish Provide Exotic Fishing Alternatives; Most Have No Bag Limits!

Posted on September 9, 2014 at 10:11 am

Florida freshwater anglers target at least 25 species of native fishes. Most are within a 45-minute drive of anyone wanting to wet a line. In addition to those, the free Florida Big Catch angler recognition program (BigCatchFlorida.com) features six species of exotic fishes from other countries and several fish species that expanded their ranges from farther north. Of those nonnative fishes, only butterfly peacock bass were stocked intentionally by the

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  • National Literacy Month is in September

    Posted on September 9, 2014 at 10:04 am

    ~Join Florida State Parks in celebrating National Literacy Month.~ September is National Literacy Month and Florida’s state parks are holding special events throughout the month to celebrate reading. In conjunction with National Literacy Day on Sept. 8 and National Library Card Signup Month, Florida’s state parks are offering a special way to receive free entrance into a park. Any visitor who brings a library card, a library book or donates

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  • AARP SMART DRIVER CLASSES

    Posted on September 9, 2014 at 10:01 am

    AARP Smart Driver Classes for drivers age 50 and over will be offered at the following locations in September. Most insurance companies offer a discount for completing the class and the certificate is valid for three years. The cost for AAPR members is $15.00 and non-members $20.00. Space is limited and registration is required. For additional information and class times, please contact the instructor listed. September 12, Sundance Community Center,

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Entertainment

Brewfest to Feature AHA Homebrewer of the Year

Posted on September 2, 2014 at 8:48 am

Skydive City in Zephyrhills will host the inaugural Skydive City Brewfest on Saturday, October 25th, 2014 with a beer pouring and sampling event featuring the award-winning brew of local homebrewer Mr. Robert Hilferding, up to 25 homebrewers from across Central Florida, and offerings from regionally licensed “Craft Breweries” provided by the Dade City Brass Tap and the Sunset Bar. Hilferding is a long-time Zephyrhills resident and businessman who took up

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  • Pioneer Florida Museum & Village

    Posted on August 27, 2014 at 4:16 pm

    Come join us Saturday, August 30, 2014 for a fun filled day that has enough excitement and entertainment to satisfy the entire family. Gates Open at 9 am -4 pm, admission is $8 Adults, $6 Seniors/Children and Children 5 and under Free. This one day event will take you back in time so you may experience what life was like in the early years of Florida’s history. Your day will

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  • Polk NatureFest 2014

    Posted on August 19, 2014 at 9:36 am

    “Save the Date” for NatureFest 2014 and you will be able to join us at this year’s event.  In working with the team at Polk County Environmental Lands we are excited about the format and direction that we are taking the NatureFest event this year: Three day Expo – Due to the overwhelming success of the one day Water Wings and Wild Things Expo the event unfortunately outgrew Circle B

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