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  • Five Guys, 100% Fresh!

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 3:25 pm


    At Five Guys Burgers & Fries, the burgers are different than what you get at most fast-food restaurants. Hand made every morning, they use only fresh ground beef in their burgers. There is no freezer at Five guys stores. There are no preservatives or fillers in ground beef. Five Guys cooks and prepares burgers to order and no two burgers are alike. In fact, Five Guys proclaims that there are

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  • The Market Place Hibiscus Park in Dade City

    Posted on February 24, 2015 at 1:28 pm

    Saturday, March 7th (7th Street Bougainvillea; In Front of the Dade City Garden Club) 9 am – 2 pm This is our 7th month anniversary where we have great vendors displaying their interesting wares for sale which include orchids and roses, birdfeeders, produce from The Glavich’s, jewelry, wonderful soap offered by Dade City Soap Company, Quilts, delicious food from Hillbilly Farms, honey and homemade bread from Heritage Bee Company and

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General Federation Women’s Club (GWFC) of Zephyrhills

Posted on March 2, 2015 at 3:54 pm

The GFWC Woman’s Club of Zephyrhills was organized on November 11, 1915 by fifteen civic-minded ladies, and federated the same year. Through the efforts of Walter R. Gail and Mayor B.F. Parson, The WPA (Works Progress Administration) built the Clubhouse from native rock hauled from a quarry on the Hillsborough River. The Women’s Club first met here in April 18, 1941. Dues in 1915 were one dollar a year. The

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Local News


Posted on March 3, 2015 at 10:36 am

Put your keys in the ignition and head to THE MARKET PLACE at Hibiscus Park located at 7th Street and Bougainvillea Avenue (in front of the Dade City Garden Club) on Saturday, March 7th from 9 am – 2 pm. The weather forecast is a beautiful day. What a great opportunity to relax in a vendor-driven environment where creative items are offered for your purchase. We have new vendors every

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    Posted on March 3, 2015 at 10:32 am

    K9 PROCLAMATION: Tuesday, March 10th @ Moore Mickens Education Center (instead of City Hall)  On March 13, 1942 the United States Canine Corp was begun. Since that time thousands of Military Working Dogs (MWDs) have served, protected and defended our troops. We’ll honor Them by proclaiming K9 Veterans Day in Dade City. (For more information: Call Pat Gavros @ 630-788-6964 or Email: K9 Veterans Day Celebration –Free event Friday,

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  • TAX TIPS: Keeping Your Tax Records

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 3:28 pm

    When it comes to your taxes, good records are the best protection you can have if the government decides to audit your returns. But just as important as your effective recordkeeping are the measures you take to make certain that your records are kept safe. While it may cause a chuckle to picture a mythical taxpayer confessing to an IRS auditor that tax records were destroyed by the family pet,

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Dade City Wins Winter Warrior Tournament

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 1:58 pm

The Dade City Spivey Karate contingent took top honors at the recent 36th Annual Spivey Karate Winter Warriors Tournament. The powerhouse unit won the Team Championship over the other Spivey Karate teams from Ridge Manor/Bushnell (2nd), Zephyrhills/Wesley Chapel (3rd), and San Antonia/Lake Jovita (4th). The Overall Grand Champions were: Yazan Samaaneh (Lil’ Dragons), Sean Flanagan (Karate Kids), Megan Parish (8-12 female), Emiliano Campos (8-12 male), Josh Penney (teen/adult) & Alex

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  • Tai Chi Going Strong In Dade City

    Posted on February 18, 2015 at 11:18 am

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    The Tai Chi class at Spivey Karate is celebrating their 18th year of sharing the many benefits of the centuries old Chinese martial art. Ms. Linda, the Tai Chi instructor of the Year in the World Martial Arts League, is the leader of the dedicated group of practitioners. Several of the students (Joy McKinney , Ray Fones & Dr. Juan Otero) are nearing the level of Black Sash after years

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  • Spivey Karate Holds Holiday Benefit Tournament

    Posted on December 9, 2014 at 11:17 am

    Spivey Karate recently held their 16th Annual Holidays Benefit Tournament at the Ridge Manor Community Center. All competitors contributed toys and spectators gave can goods in place of admission. Overall Grand Champions of the event were Adalee Kraus (Lil’ Dragons), Paisley Murphy (Karate Kids), Harley Chaney (8-12 female), Karson Mathis (8-12 male), Cherish Fields (teen/adult) & Alex Myers (Black Belt). The local Ridge Manor team took the Team Championship. All

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Posted on March 3, 2015 at 10:29 am

AARP Smart Driver Classes for drivers age 50 and over will be offered at the following locations in March. 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 class times, please contact the instructors listed. March 16, Meadow Pointe I Community Center, Bldg.

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  • LOS Card Party to Benefit Children of Shriners’ Hospital of Tampa

    Posted on March 3, 2015 at 10:11 am

    A card party hosted by the Ladies Oriental Shrine of North America Cairo Court #97 will be held in the clubhouse of Bahr’s Mobile Home Park on Thursday, March 12 at 11:30 a.m.Lunch will be served at 12:30.  The cost per person is only $5.  All proceeds will benefit the children of Shriners’ Hospital of Tampa. There are 22 Shriners’ Hospitals for Children in North America.  Children with scoliosis, cleft

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  • Watercolor Workshop with Artist Lian Quan Zhen

    Posted on February 24, 2015 at 1:23 pm

    The Zephyrhills Art Club with be featuring a workshop with Chinese Artist Lian Quan Zhen on March 12 and 13 at 9 AM to 4 PM located at the Frist Christian Church, 6040 8th Street (in back of Post Office). For more information please call (813) 782-2723. Artist Lian Quan Zhen is the bestselling author of “Chinese and Painting Techniques” for exquisite watercolors. A former physician and native of China,

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Feel The Music!

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 1:17 pm

Dean Johnson And Friends With K’lynn Wright, Phil Sarlo And Bill Brack Will Be Playing At The Island Breeze Cafe 5518 Gall Blvd Zephyrhills On March 1St From 12:15 – 3:30.  Free To The Public. Call 813-782-4258 With Questions.

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  • Are You Ready For Some Great Country Music?

    Posted on February 2, 2015 at 3:14 pm

    Saturday, Feb. 7th at the  Lions Club on Dean Dairy Rd., in Zephyrhills the dance floor will be rockin’ to the great sounds of some of the best country music entertainment you can find.   Our show kicks off at 6:10 PM with a 15 minute comedy act and Chet’s  Gatorland Band at 6:30 PM sharp!  Chet Cutshall on Pedal steel, Glenn Johnson on lead guitar and vocals, Tommy Devane

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  • Who’s The Dummy?

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 10:36 am


    Master ventriloquist and comedian, Virgil Norgrove will be opening our great Country Music Show Saturday, Feb. 7th, at 6:15 PM  and the Country Memories variety show, Feb. 8th at 1:15 PM  at the Lions Club in Zephyrhills.  Virgil’s talent takes us  back to the “Good Old Days” when you will remember the NESTLES Chocolate Commercial and so many more.  So come early, have some Pizza, Strawberry Shortcake, or homemade pies,

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