Last mission to repair the Hubble telescope Hubble space telescope discoveries have enriched our understanding of the cosmos. In this special report, you will see facts about the Hubble space telescope, discoveries it has made and what the last mission's goals are.
For their own good
Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
- Barbecue ribs or half chicken dinner: 1 to 4 p.m. Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday, (727) 937-9030. Donation: $5.95. Music by "Juke Box."
- Music by Maurice: 4 to 7 p.m. VFW Randolph Ford Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, (727) 847-6277. No fee.
- St. Patrick dinner-dance: 12:45 to 2:15 p.m. Polish American Club, 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson, (727) 862-1520. Donation: $12, members; $14, guests. Dancing to Music Blenders from 2:30 to 5:15 p.m. Corned beef or chicken parmesan.
- Dinner: 2 to 5 p.m. AMVETS Auxiliary Post 16, 9638 State Road 52, Hudson, (727) 868-7391. Donation: $5.
- Dinner-dance: 4 p.m. VFW Post 10167, 4619 Bartelt Road, Holiday, (727) 938-5977. Scalloped chicken. Donation: $7. Music by Sharon.
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NARFE meets: National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meets 1 p.m. Monday at Seven Springs Presbyterian Church, 4651 Little Road, New Port Richey. Call (727) 267-9062.
Christian Women's Club: 11:30 a.m. Monday.Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey, (727) 376-2757 or 863-2605. Donation: $14. Fashion show and speaker Joyce Schneider.
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Card party luncheon: Doors open 11 a.m. Wednesday.Our Lady's Guild will host a spaghetti lunch and card party in the Family Life Center, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. Door prizes. Donation: $6. For tickets call (727) 375-7765.
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Clearwater Deanery luncheon: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. The Episcopal Church Women of St. Martin's, 15801 U.S. 19 in Hudson, (727) 863-8560, are hosting this luncheon. Menu: Corned beef. Bring a salad or dessert to share. No fee. For information, call Roslyn (727) 868-4016.
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Treatment for irregular heart rhythm: 3:30 p.m. Thursday. Heart Surgeon Ravi Sharma, M.D., and Electrophysiologist Luis R. Annoni, M.D., are featured speakers for an upcoming lecture on "Atrial Fibrillation - Treatment for Irregular Heart Rhythm." This present ation is sponsored by The Heart Institute at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point Conference Center in the rear of the hospital campus, 14000 Fivay Road in Hudson. Free. Refreshments. Limited seating. Reservations required. Call (727) 869-5498, or toll-free, 1-888-741-5119.
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Sunset Serenade: 7 p.m. Saturday.South Buena Vista Civic Center, 4212 Buena Vista Lane, Holiday. Donation $4. Ticket information (727) 938-0897.
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Bambang Sunshine fundraiser: 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday.Filipino-American Social Club is hosting this event at Leisure Lanes Bowling Center, 12519 U.S. 19, Hudson, (727) 868-0204. Charity event for Philippine children with disabilities. Donation: $15 includes three games, shoes and ball. Call Nena Schwartz (727) 992-5492.
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St. Urho's Day Majakka Dinner:6 p.m. Saturday.Finnish-American Club, 6016 Delaware Ave., New Port Richey, (727) 849-9391. Guests welcome. Donation: $8. Reserve by calling (727) 849-9391 or 846-0749.
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Military Officers Wives Club luncheon: Social time begins 11:30 a.m. March 19. Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey. Donation: $14. Scheduled Speaker: Sheriff Bob White. Reserve by calling Bea (727)376-1455 or Elaine 942-1153.
Send all events with group name, address and public telephone number at least 14 days in advance to Lucille Lazich, West Happenings, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey 34668, fax (727) 869-6233 or e-mail to email@example.com.