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The Dixie Melody Boys

The Dixie Melody Boys will be featured at the Lake Gibson Church of the Nazarene in Lakeland, FL. The Dixie Melody Boys will be featured on Sunday, March 18 during the 6:00pm musical event. Since their original formation decades ago, the Kinston, NC-based quartet known as The Dixie Melody Boys has enjoyed tremendous success, including a Grammy nomination and numerous Fan Award nominations from The Singing News Magazine, Southern Gospel Music’s leading fan and trade publication. This talented quartet, led by 50-year veteran and recent Southern Gospel Music Hall of Fame inductee Ed O’Neal, has enjoyed over 20 Top 40 … Continue reading The Dixie Melody Boys

Pasco Tax Collector Essay Contest for Middle School Students

Pasco County Tax Collector Mike Fasano, as part of Clerk & Comptroller Paula O’ Neill’s annual Constitutional Officers Essay Contest, announced that his office is accepting entries in the month-long challenge. The competition begins March 1 and runs through the final day of March. The essay contest is for Pasco County’s middle school students (Grades 6-8). Students of Pasco’s public/charter, private, parochial, non-public and home schools are all welcome to participate. In 500 words or less students will answer the question: “Which taxes impact you the most: local, state, or federal? Why?” Entries will be judged by a panel of … Continue reading Pasco Tax Collector Essay Contest for Middle School Students

Florida Native Plant Society

The Nature Coast Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society meets the second Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm at the Land O’ Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd./US 41, Land O’ Lakes, 34639, between SR 52 and SR 54. The subject of the Tuesday, March 13, 2018 meeting is “Landscaping for Pollinators” presented by Jackie Rolly. It’s not just about landscaping for butterflies! This program will introduce us to other pollinators, what we should plant, and how to create a proper habitat. There will also be information on the problems with cultivars and invasive exotics. Jackie is … Continue reading Florida Native Plant Society

Pasco County Extension Seminars

Container Gardening Date: March 6, 2018 (Tuesday) Time: 6:30-7:30pm Location: Land O’ Lakes Branch Library • 2818 Collier Pkwy. • Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639 Come to this FREE Pasco Extension seminar and learn the “how-tos” of planting flowers, foliage and herbs in containers, and watching them flourish! Registration required at Eventbrite. Bamboo: The Good, Bad & Ugly Date: March 10, 2018 (Saturday) Time: 9:00-10:30am Location: Land O’ Lakes Community Center 5401 Land O’ Lakes B lvd./US 41 • Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639 Learn which bamboo species are an asset to your landscape, which are invasive and should not … Continue reading Pasco County Extension Seminars

Women-n-Charge January Meeting

Join the vibrant ladies of Women-n-Charge on Friday, February 2nd from 11:15am-1:15pm at Pebble Creek Country Club (10550 Regents Park Dr., Tampa, 33647). The meeting includes lunch, a presentation, and time to network. We share our talents, build relationships, and share our resources with other women in business. Please note the change in meeting costs. The cost is $15 for members and $18 for guests who RSVP by Tuesday prior to the meeting. On Wednesday and after, the cost is $20 for members and $23 for guests. Please register at For more information or to RSVP, please contact Judy … Continue reading Women-n-Charge January Meeting

Silver Sneakers Fitness

Silver Sneakers Fitness will be starting up again on Monday, February 5th at the Oakstead Club House located at 3038 Oakstead Blvd, Land O’ Lakes. There will be a 9:00am “Sit & Get Fit” class on Mondays and Fridays and a 10:00am “Dance & Be Fit” class on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Only $3.00 for Non-Silver Sneakers! For more information and to sign up, call the Oakstead Clubhouse at 813.949.6591. Continue reading Silver Sneakers Fitness

Daughter Tells Parents’ Survivor Story

Daughter tells parents’ amazing life saga as Holocaust and atomic bomb survivors at Harvester United Methodist Church in Land O’ Lakes. Roslyn’s mother survived the concentration camps in Nazi Europe. Her father survived the Nagasaki atomic bomb as a prisoner of war in Japan. They survived years of captivity in opposite sides of the world in the most extraordinary of circumstances and found everlasting love against all odds. Their incredible life saga is now being told by their daughter, Roslyn Franken, in a book she wrote and multimedia presentation she delivers entitled, Meant to Be: A True Story of Might, … Continue reading Daughter Tells Parents’ Survivor Story

Land O’ Lakes Music Festival

The Land O’ Lakes Music Festival is being held Saturday, March 24 at Land O’ Lakes Heritage Park (formerly Land O’ Lakes Community Center) located at 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd., Land O’ Lakes, Florida. The event boasts an impressive line-up of popular musicians: Solar Exposure, Marlon Boone, Actual Bank Robbers, Trigger City Trio, Stonegrey, Sowflo, and Fred Chandler. General admission to the festival is FREE! Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs. For those wanting seats closer to the stage, preferred seating tickets are available for $20 the day of the festival. The festival is 12pm to … Continue reading Land O’ Lakes Music Festival

Speaker Richard Corcoran Appoints Pasco’s Assistant Tax Collector Greg Giordano to Florida Public Service Commission Nominating Council

Pasco Tax Collector Mike Fasano announces that Assistant Tax Collector Greg Giordano has been appointed to the Florida Public Service Commission Nominating Council for a four-year term expiring in 2022. Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives Richard Corcoran made the appointment to fill a spot that opened up upon the expiration of a previous member’s seat. “I believe that Greg is an excellent choice for this important role,” states Pasco Tax Collector Mike Fasano. “During our 19 years working together in Tallahassee, much of his time was spent on utility-related issues.” “I am excited about the opportunity Speaker Corcoran … Continue reading Speaker Richard Corcoran Appoints Pasco’s Assistant Tax Collector Greg Giordano to Florida Public Service Commission Nominating Council