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5 New Houses For Sale In The New Port Richey Area
NEW PORT RICHEY, FL — Looking for a new home, and want to get a better understanding of what's available near you? Need some help finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? Thanks to our weekly list of new properties in your area, you can be sure you're not missing anything.
New Port Richey police looking for information on low flying plane over Christmas parade
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (WFLA) – New Port Richey police are looking for information and video footage of a low flying plane over a Christmas parade on Dec. 8. According to police, the plane was observed between 6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
One Dead, Two Seriously Injured in State Road 52 Crash
PASCO COUNTY – A Hudson man is dead and two others are in serious condition after a head-on crash Friday (Dec. 14) on State Road 52, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Gerald Leon Sellas, 60, of Hudson, died at the Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point where he was taken after the crash. It is unclear
Authorities find credit card skimmers at seven Pasco gas stations
Authorities in Pasco County found a dozen credit card skimmers on area gas pumps this week. The devices, placed on pumps to record credit and debit card details, were found at seven gas stations during a Wednesday operation by Pasco County Sheriff's Office deputies and the state Department of Agricu
2 hospitalized after a pit bull attacked them in New Port Richey
PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - A pit bull attack sent two people to the hospital on Thursday, officials said. The incident occurred in the 4300 block of Otter Way in New Port Richey.
Deputies identify skeletal remains found in New Port Richey
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- Pasco County deputies have identified the skeletal remains recently found on a 60-acre parcel of land off Barbara Street -- not far from Eagle Point Park in New Port Richey.
Florida veteran dies after genitals become gangrenous; family blames nursing home: report
An 84-year-old Army veteran in Jacksonville, Florida, died after he reportedly developed a gangrene infection in his genitals. Now his family members allege the nursing home where the veteran lived ignored his condition until it was too late.
This Amazing Seafood Festival In Florida Is The Best Way To Start The New Year
It’s never too early to start planning for the unique events that take place throughout Florida. In fact, just a mere month away is one of the most spectacular seafood festivals that our great state has to offer. We’re talking fresh seafood, nautical vendors, live music, a boat show, and so much mor
Pasco Sheriff Recovers 12 Credit Card Skimmers From Gas Pumps
NEW PORT RICHEY, FL -- The Pasco County Sheriff's Office have recovered 12 credit card skimmers that were placed on gas station pumps by thieves intent on stealing residents' credit card information.
Free concert series in Sims Park back Saturday
NEW PORT RICHEY – The city’s free concert series gets back to jamming out at Sims Park this weekend. The Shawn Brown Band, a smooth jazz and R&B group boasting impressive credentials, will headline Saturday’s concert that also features opening tunes from the students of jazz at Mullins Music.
Multiple bite marks lead to child abuse and child neglect charges
TARPON SPRINGS – Pinellas County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a man and woman Dec. 13 in connection with abuse and neglect of two boys ages 2 and 3 at a private residence in Tarpon Springs.
New Port Richey: Don't Miss These 5 Open Houses
NEW PORT RICHEY, FL — If you're searching for a new home, odds are you've already combed through all the online listings for your area. And while you may have learned roughly what these houses are like from the images, you just can't beat an in-person encounter with the real thing.
81 year old Pasco man falls victim to "sophisticated" iPhone selling scam
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (WFLA) - The internet's anonymity makes it the ideal place for fraud. Unfortunately, that's a lesson that an 81 year old New Port Richey man had to learn the hard way.
Florida man arrested for biting boys out of frustration
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — A Florida man is accused of biting his girlfriend's two young boys, and their mother is charged with neglect. The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office says Rashawn Davis was arrested Thursday. He faces two charges of aggravated child abuse and was being held in
Home invasion suspect shoots at deputies in Pasco County
PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - A home invasion suspect shot at deputies after leading them on a pursuit in Pasco County on Thursday night, officials said. Neither the officers nor the man, who was not identified, were hurt, according to the sheriff's office.
Strong storms move through Central Florida; cooler weather to follow
ORLANDO, Fla. - Strong to severe storms are moving through Central Florida, chief meteorologist Tom Terry said Friday evening. The storms are producing a lot of wind, so the main threats are damaging straight-line winds and isolated tornadoes, Terry said.
No baloney: Florida deputies seek man who stuffed sandwich down pants
LAKELAND, Fla. - No crime is too small for deputies in Central Florida. Polk County Sheriff’s Office officials said they are searching for a man they say stuffed a foot-long submarine sandwich down the front of his pants.
Top things to do for Dec. 13
Jess Hilarious: The social media star known for her Jess with the Mess segments appeared on MTV’s Wild ‘N Out. 21 and older. 7 p.m. Improv Comedy Theater and Restaurant, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $35, $45 VIP. (813) 864-4000. improvtampa.com.
VIDEO: 14-year-old suspect crashes stolen car, flees from Pasco County deputy
HUDSON, Fla. (WFLA) – A 14-year-old suspect was arrested after fleeing from a Pasco County deputy and crashing a stolen car on Sunday. The chase and crash were caught on the deputy’s body cam video.
Pinellas Events Sure To Get You In The Christmas Spirit
PINELLAS COUNTY, FL -- Revelers of all ages will celebrate the holiday season in Pinellas County as venues host lights, parades, caroling, visits with Santa and other seasonal events.