25 new schools tops district's wish list
||Fantasy no longer
[Times photo: Janel Schroeder-Norton]
A car accident and her husband's open-heart surgery convinced Sheri Grueneberg, 41, to do work that made her happy. The couple opened Plantasia Nursery about three months ago in the USA Flea Market. Sheri said she and Frank thought the nursery would be a therapeutic career for both of them.
Educators call for at least $858-million in projects, including 25 new schools, to add space and upgrade facilities the Penny for Pasco would help fund.
Airport to offer for-sale hangars
WESLEY CHAPEL - The owner of Tampa North Aero Park airport is preparing to launch a $5-million project that will bring 100 for-sale airplane hangars to Pasco County.
The planet's preservation is her calling
Sue Gould backs the Earth Charter, a compact to respect human rights, the environment, and pursue peace.
Some things you let go, but others you keep
One downside of signing up for the new "Do Not Call" list is that my faithful daily callers, "Unknown Name, Unknown Number" and all the rest, will not be able to call me all day long. At present, they wake me early Saturday mornings when I've been out the night before until the wee hours. They rouse me out of that rare afternoon nap on Sunday. They summon me from clipping my hedges, cleaning my gutters or washing my car. They beckon me to the phone in the middle of cozy dinner parties.
Two brothers charged in golf club attack
Two brothers were arrested in an attack with golf clubs that left two 16-year-old boys badly beaten.
Police: Roof scam costs woman $900
DADE CITY - Police were searching Friday for three men who they suspect swindled a 78-year-old woman out of $900 on a bogus roof job.