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  • Local Computer Shop Offers Repairs with Help of Local Students

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 5:12 pm

    Anything Computers in Zephyrhills is repairing computers free of charge while offering students the opportunity to gain some hands-on experience. Located in the heart of Zephyrhills, Anything  Computers will be offering free computer repairs performed by local students who are interested in the IT and Technology Industries. “The company has successfully applied this on-the-job training program using students from Zephyrhills, as well as Pasco High Schools and plans to extend

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  • Cricket Wireless is NOW OPEN!

    Posted on January 5, 2015 at 4:12 pm

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    You’ve seen the ads on TV, now pay a visit to their latest location right here in Zephyrhills and see for yourself the savings that are available. Cricket Wireless is the no-annual-contract wireless experience you’ve been waiting for. They offer easy activation, first-class nationwide coverage, and some of the cheapest cell phone plans around. Why pay more when you have a choice? With Cricket Wireless, you can shop for a

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This quilt is the 10th Anniversary Quilt, named Sonia's Windows. Joanne Vandenhoek, and Evalyn Hill are two of the many quilters at Leisure Days RV Resort.

It’s Our Quilting Anniversary-Saturday, February 7th, 2015

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 6:33 pm

The quilters at Leisure Days RV Resorts are proud to announce that the club house will be open to visitors to enjoy the 10th annual quilt show on Saturday, February 7, 2015. The quilt show has grown into an event well attended by both quilters and non-quilters in the Zephyrhills area. Ten years ago, Margaret Aussant, a former resident and quilter, came up with the idea of, not only making a

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Local News

TAX TIPS: Top Five Reasons to E-file

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 6:18 pm

Are you still using the old school method of doing your taxes? Do you still mail paper forms to the IRS? If so, make this the year you switch to a much faster and safer way of filing your taxes. Join the nearly 126 million taxpayers who used IRS e-file to file their taxes last year. Here are the top five reasons why you should file electronically too: 1. Accurate and

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  • Senior Tech Day – Free Community Event!

    Posted on January 20, 2015 at 2:12 pm

    Did you get a new mobile device for the Holidays you don’t really know how to use? Frustrated that your friends and family don’t have the time to sit and teach you? Well, now’s your chance to get free help from the pros!  Come on down to Access Computer Training on Saturday, January 24th from 9am – 2pm and bring your mobile device with you.  We will have tutors on

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  • TAX TIPS: 3 Last-Minute Tax-Related Money Savers

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 3:44 pm

    Contribute to an IRA.  You have until April 15 to contribute to a 2014 traditional IRA, potentially reducing your taxable income.  The maximum deductible contribution is $5,500 for those under age 50 and $6,500 for those age 50 and older.  Your deduction will be limited based on income and whether you or your spouse has a retirement plan at work.  Do you own a small business?  Then you might be

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Sports

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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  • Shuffleboard Celebration

    Posted on December 2, 2014 at 1:34 pm

    The World of Shuffleboard is celebrating Joan Cook’s awesome feat of scoring 1000 Florida Shuffleboard Association points.   She has qualified for the coveted “Green Jacket”; the first women and only the second person ever to do so.  She completed the feat in Deland and will receive the Green Jacket at a reception dinner to be held at her Home Club of Betmar in Zephyrhills. The media is invited at

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  • 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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Lifestyles

Zephyrhills Art Club

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 10:27 am

The Zephyrhills Art Club will meet on Tuesday, February 10th at 7:00 pm at the First Christian Church, 6040 8th Street (behind the Post Office) in Zephyrhills.  The club of approximately 100 members is open to anyone interested in art.  The demonstration for this evening will feature artist Betty Fairbanks, who will show us some of her acrylic painting techniques.  The club has a member mini show of paintings at

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  • Community Fundraiser To Benefit Local Family Who Lost Home To Fire

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 6:20 pm

    A fundraiser to benefit Lewis and Diane Riggleman of Dade City, FL, will be held Sunday, February 1, 2015 in the City of San Antonio Park, San Antonio, FL from 12 to 5 p.m.  The event will include free live music plus food, a silent auction, basket raffle, and bounce house for the kids. Admission is free and open to the public. The Riggleman’s home in Dade City, FL was

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  • Sleek & Sexy

    Posted on January 20, 2015 at 2:06 pm

    Dress to impress as you sashay down the red carpet with your complimentary glass of champagne at the not to be missed 8th annual Sleek & Sexy! Be sure to have on that beautiful smile as you may be selected to participate in one of the “Sexiest Contests.”  Prizes will be awarded to men and women with the “Sexiest” Shoes, Eyes, Smile, Hair and Swagger! Premium hors d’oeuvres to be

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Entertainment

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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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  • Come Hear The Music Part 2!

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 10:31 am

    Come Enjoy The Classical Styling Of Dean Johnson (Guitar) And Amanda Raber (Violin) at Island Breeze Cuban Cafe 5518 Gall Blvd Zephyrhills on February 6th from 5pm to Closing. Free to the Public.  Call 813-782-4258 with questions.

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  • Come Hear The Music!

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 10:30 am

    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 February 1st from 12:15 – ? Free to the public. Call 813-782-4258 with questions.

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