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Business digest

Published October 30, 2006


Who's news

New Port Richey resident Donna Redler, RN, BSN, nursing supervisor at Oak Hill Hospital, was one of the Star Associates for October. Redler came to Oak Hill in February 2006. She works in nursing administration as a house supervisor and covers the hospital from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. She and her husband, John, have a son, Charles, and two grandchildren.

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Dr. David W. Thompson, a partner in Shelton, Thompson and Van Sick, Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, New Port Richey, was honored by the University of Alabama in Birmingham. Thompson was presented with a plaque for his strong commitment to the prevention of oral cancer.

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Coldwell Banker F.I. Grey & Son Inc. Realtor, 9020 Ranch Del Rio Drive, Suite 100, New Port Richey, has announced its top Realtors for September: The Team of Fayling and Moore: Hazel Fayling and Glen Moore, top listing associates; Susanna Vizzari, top selling associate; Lynette Krull, top producing associate. The top Realtors at the other New Port Richey location at 6328 U.S. 19: Paula Gallagher, top listing associate; Kelly Smallwood, top selling associate; Jon "J.B." Bogdanowitz, top producing agent.

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The Good Samaritan Health Clinic Board of Directors has announced its new CEO/executive director, Melissa Fahy. She has been in west Pasco for more than 16 years and has an extensive health care background. She was with CARES for six years as a member of the management team, development director and Medicare Home Health Team Leader. Fahy is very involved in the community. For information on the clinic, call (727) 848-7789.

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Mary Gilliat, internationally acclaimed designer, world traveler and author of 39 books on interior design, has introduced the Best Dressed Bed Collection, a new line of five complete bedroom ensembles available through Decor & You, a nationwide network of professional interior decorators, and Milli Home, a leader in the U.S. home textiles industry. Customers in the New Port Richey area can purchase bedding exclusively through DecorDesigner Kristina Wirick.


Countrywide Home Loans and Coldwell Banker Action Realty is sponsoring a free real estate workshop from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at 8820 Belagio Drive, New Port Richey. For reservations or information, call (727) 372-9000.

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The Florida Cancer Institute is hosting the American Cancer Society's Look Good Feel Better program once a month at the center, 8763 River Crossing Blvd., New Port Richey. The next program will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 6. For reservations or information, call (727) 842-8411.

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KB Home has opened a three home model center in the Bridgeview neighborhood of WaterGrass, Wesley Chapel, a 998-acre community bordering Curley Road in southeast Pasco County.

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Marie Pagano, Edward Jones investment representative in New Port Richey, is hosting an educational seminar "How to Raise a Money Smart Child" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the New Port Richey Public Library on Main Street.

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Gulf Coast Hearing Institute Inc. had its grand opening at its new location, 7138 State Road 54, New Port Richey. In cooperation with Starkey Labs, Gulf Coast Hearing will offer Starkey Labs Destiny hearing aids using nanotechnology. Jim Moen, president, has more than 23 years experience in the hearing aid industry and specializes in difficult fittings. Call (727) 376-0089.

Send all business related items to Barbara Horr, Pasco Times, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey FL 34668.

[Last modified October 30, 2006, 00:46:59]

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