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New Port Richey- Premier Choice Fitness had a ribbon cutting event with the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce last week. We wish them the best in their new business.
Premier says that no matter what your goals are - weight loss, toning up, stress management, rehabilitation, sports specific training or just motivation - Premier Choice Fitness Club's Personal Training team have been handpicked to offer the best service and guaranteed results. Premier Choice just started a children's Martial Arts program for before and after school. They will drop off your child at his/her school and pick them (2 comments)
4983 Prince George Circle-Heritage Lake-New Port Richey-FL is for Sale. - 07/29/10 11:12 AM
New Port Richey-Trinity area. This lovely home has 2 bedrooms/2 baths and a 2 car garage and is located in the over 55 neighborhood of Heritage Lake. This is a single-family home with 1657 sq.ft. of heated/cooled area in a great floor-plan. The home has a formal living room, and a spacious family room. The kitchen has lots of cabinets, a pantry, breakfast bar, and pass-through to the screened lanai. Asking $129,900. To see more info/photos; click here.
A large master suite has his and her closets, and a large master bathroom with his and her sinks. The second (0 comments)
SPCA Suncoast in New Port Richey and Mezzaluna Pizzeria will hold Yappy Hour Saturday July 31 - 07/27/10 05:12 PM
Mezzaluna Pizzeria will hold a benefit at the restaurant for the SPCA Suncoast of New Port Richey on Saturday, July 31 from 11am - 1 pm. There will be live music, food, vendors including Jason & Trina of Doggie Cakes, and adoptable dogs. Please feel free to bring your social dogs along and visit with us. Mezzaluna's is located at 5749 Main Street in New Port Richey, FL. The SPCA Suncoast is located at 7734 Congress St., New Port Richey. 727-849-1048. Open Wed-Sunday 12 noon - 6pm. Join us for lots of fun.
Own your own piece of the island of Melbourne Beach- Florida at Outdoor Resorts-RV Resort Lot For Sale - 07/26/10 07:39 PM
wn your own piece of the island of Melbourne Beach- Florida at Outdoor Resorts-RV Resort Lot For Sale This was successfully sold by The Weidman Team. Melbourne Beach, Florida- Outdoor Resorts is a resident owned-RV Resort with 3 pools -one overlooking the Atlantic ocean; one overlooking the India-Atlantic River; and one in the middle of the park. Their are two clubhouses; one for residents only. Included are the boat-ramp, fishing pier and private beach. A lot is available to buy that you can use for weekend retreats, winter relief from the cold, or rent it out until you want to move there permanently. You can put (4 comments)
Twilight in Timber Greens-New Port Richey-Florida-All's quiet, well, sort of. - 07/24/10 04:55 PM
Timber Greens in New Port Richey. We were enjoying our back patio on a twilight evening a week or so ago. It was quiet, except for the woodpeckers laughing, peepers peeping, cardinals cheeping, hawks screeching, hummingbirds zooming by but you get the picture. As it became darker, it became quieter (but not much). The squirrel came out to see if we were diligently guarding the bird feeder. He peeked around the tree and I was waiting to capture him on film. I didn't realize how dark it was getting but I think it turned out well anyway. The chain on his left (7 comments)
Kittens are available at the SPCA Suncoast in New Port Richey-the halfprice rate continues through July. - 07/24/10 03:56 PM
New Port Richey, FL. The SPCA Suncoast still has lots of kittens available for adoption. The SPCA Suncoast is located at 7734 Congress St., New Port Richey, FL. 727-849-1048. www.spcasuncoast.org The shelter is a no-kill shelter and is in need of kitten and cat food. They receive no public funding and rely on voluntary donations of money and/or food. The shelter is open Wed-Sunday 12-6pm. This is Lennox; he's a charming orange/white kitten and has purrsonality.
These two haven't been named yet. They are really cute.
You could always take two. I've had two sisters before and they are so (6 comments)
Here is a county-by-county list of links to evacuation zones and routes in our viewing area
Pinellas County: Evacuation zone click hereEvacuation route map click hereSpecial needs assistance click here Hillsborough County:Evacuation zone click here Evacuation route map click hereOr call Hillsborough's Citizen Action Center at 813-272-5900 Pasco County:Evacuation zone click here (This Pasco link is not working; Pasco County's fault not 10Connects)Evacuation (4 comments)
There is a gluten-free bakery, Your Fresh Chef, now in Hudson, and it has fresh-baked goodies, and cooking classes so you can learn how to make your own gluten-free products. They are located in the Pavillions of Pasco. Your can check out their website www.yourfreshchef.net . Your Fresh Chef Bakery says it is a dedicated Gluten-Free bakery which is located in the Pavillions of Pasco at 7135 S.R. 52 in Hudson FL. We serve the most delicious fresh baked goods, and use only the finest ingredients available!!!! (2 comments)
What's the number one weather-related killer in the US? Heat says NOAH - 07/20/10 04:48 PM
According to the experts at NOAH, heat is the #1 killer weather-related killer in the U.S. (and, you thought it was those frog-choker rains we get here in Florida). In the 1980 heatwave, over 1250 people died. In 1995, more than 700 deaths occured in the Chicago area heat-wave, and the European heatwave of 2003 claimed an estimated 50,000 lives. We all know that children, and pets should not stay in parked vehicles without a/c for any length of time, and yet, we still read about children and dogs dying in cars. Even if the a/c is on when you leave (6 comments)
Lot Price Reduced in Harbour Watch in the Gulf-front Community of Pointe Alexis-Tarpon Springs - 07/19/10 04:56 PM
Building site for sale in the Tarpon Springs Gulf-front community of Harbour Watch at Pointe Alexsis. This fabulous area has homes worth millions. The lot has been reduced to $114,900. Build your dream home! The homesite is situated on a pond with a fountain. Located close to the clubhouse with it's pool, fitness center, lighted tennis, playground, fishing pier (love those sunsets) and shuffleboard.
Sasha is hinting that we should go on vacation....She's all ready. - 07/18/10 11:26 AM
Sasha is all dressed up and hinting at a vacation. Where do you think she wants to go? I'm not sure she even knows what she's wearing but she's always so happy to accommodate our silly stuff. I think it looks so good on her cream background, don't you? Sasha is a 14 year old Blue-point Himalayan. Lots of fur and pretty blue eyes. They have a great temperament, and are very loving but need lots of brushing. (10 comments)
Beautiful Red-Shouldered Hawk is back in Timber Greens-Trinity, FL - 07/18/10 10:31 AM
Trinity, FL -Timber Greens. Our Red-shouldered Hawk is still here, I think this is Mrs. Hawk because she's darker than he is, not so many pretty white and brown spots on front. She was sitting up in the tree, looking around for a snack; stayed there quite a while too (even when I went out to take her picture). She just gave me that Hawk-eye and then decided I was much too big for her! See previous post For Info on Timber Greens: Call Craig or Toni Weidman 727-359-9518 or 727-237-0083 (8 comments)
Sallie D. Skipper for Pasco County School Board District 3 - 07/17/10 11:37 AM
New Port Richey- Florida Sallie D. Skipper is running for Pasco County School Board District 3. www.sallieskipper.com I grew up in Florida and attended Duval County public schools for more than ten years. It was a time when the City of Jacksonville was small enough that residents enjoyed a sense of belonging - and my leaning toward community service probably began there. I attended Wolfson High School (Tim Tebow's aunt Patti was a classmate and friend), but I dropped out of public school at age 16 to become a teenage bride. After my daughter, Lynn, was born, I received my high school (0 comments)
Community Service Council of West Pasco - 8th Annual Bachelor, Baskets and Services Auction-July 23 - 07/17/10 10:40 AM
New Port Richey, FL - The Community Service Council of West Pasco presents the 8th annual Bachelor, Baskets and Services Auction at Spartan Manor in New Port Richey on July 23rd. This event promises to be a fabulous evening for all who attend. Area bachelors will once again hit the stage providing unique dates to be auctioned off. In addition, awesome service packages such as handyman services, fishing excursions and dinner packages will be available for those not interested in a date. A Chinese Auction will also take place to give guests the opportunity to win some amazing baskets valued at a minimum (0 comments)
Pasco County Schools-School Supplies Needed - 07/16/10 09:42 AM
Trinity -New Port Richey-Pasco County Schools has released this list of student-needed school supplies for the new school year. Also on the page; is the Wish List for needed items that go directly to the classrooms. The first day of school in Pasco County is Monday, August 16. Pasco County Schools website is www.pasco.k12.fl.us You can view or download the calendar from the student page. Please consider donating some of these items to the schools.
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4928 Bostonian-Heritage Lake-New Port Richey-FL is SOLD-Closed - Toni Weidman - 07/15/10 02:58 PM
New Port Richey, FL - The 1204 sq.ft. free-standing villa located in Heritage Lake has a new family. Heritage Lake is a 55+ with a lovely clubhouse, jacuzzi and pool, lots of activities for everyone, tennis courts, shuffleboard courts, a pool room, library, kitchen facilities for parties. You can see more about this home here.
Yappy Hour-Saturday July 17 at Mezzaluna Pizzaria in New Port Richey, FL - 07/14/10 02:34 PM
New Port Richey, FL at Mezzaluna Pizzaria -Yappy Hour is Saturday, July 17 starting at 12 noon till 4pm. There will be a dog wash, adoptions, food, venders, and a live band. Come out and support S.A.F.E. Society (Saving Animals from Euthanasia). Doggy Cakes will be there with fresh-baked treats for your four-legged buddy. Your social dogs are welcome to come too. Mezzaluna is located at 5749 Main Street. It will be lots of furry fun.
Allstate Insurance joined the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce-Trinity- FL - 07/13/10 03:27 PM
Trinity- Florida - Allstate Insurance Company joined the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce. Sue Baumann is the Exclusive Agent in the company. Located at 2517 Seven Springs Blvd, Trinity, FL, you can reach them at 727-264-8947; toll-free at 877-728-1852. Or email Sue at firstname.lastname@example.org. The company has 24-hour customer service Allstate sells auto, home, life, and retirement plans. Sue and her partner, Norman Miller are active in the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce. You can reach them at 727-412-1341.
That's Sue Baumann with the scissors.
Recent Posts by Toni Weidman Volkswagen of New Port Richey - a Toys for Tots (0 comments)
TampaBay360-An Internet Marketing Company-Joined the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce - 07/13/10 02:29 PM
New Port Richey - TampaBay360, an internet marketing company, joined the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce. TampaBay360 says locally-based, online marketing is a fast-growing advertising strategy. More and more consumers are going online to research local businesses prior to making purchasing decisions. TampaBay360.com provides premium SEARCH RESULTS by using an interactive, highly visual, online directory . We are part of the growing 360Directories network with over 60+ cities across the US and Canada. Our experience in the internet marketing business has catapulted our Search Engine Results to the top of the internet directory market. You can email them at email@example.com The (0 comments)
The Shops at Wiregrass had a cruise-in Car Show Saturday - 07/11/10 12:14 PM
Wesley Chapel-The Shops at Wiregrass had a classic car show yesterday in their main street area. There were lots of cool cars but it was a really hot day. What's great about it is that you can pop into some great shops like Pottery Barn, Chico's, Talbots, and get a blast of really cold air-conditioned air and see some nice things too. I love Wiregrass at Christmas, too, when they have the musical Christmas Tree. (5 comments)
Pileated Woodpeckers in Timber Greens-Trinity-FL-Woody is here. - 07/11/10 11:07 AM
Trinity, FL-Timber Greens - We have a mating pair of Pileated Woodpeckers every year. It is very difficult to get pictures of them because they usually don't come close to our home but if you look really carefully, you will see the two of them looking for bugs on the tree. Mainly you can see their red cockades. They raise their young in a hole in a tree. I have also seen their two offspring who look almost identical to them at this point. For more info about Timber Greens call Craig or Toni Weidman 727-359-9518 or 727-237-0083. The Pileated is the largest woodpecker (6 comments)
Tarpon Springs-A Beautiful Older Home and Tarpon Springs Fine Art Festival on the Bayou - 07/09/10 04:26 PM
Tarpon Springs, FLorida - This elegant home is in Tarpon Springs. We were down in the area for the annual Tarpon Springs Fine Art Festival on the Bayou: a juried show with over 500 applicants every year. It is always a great event; we've been going for 25 years or more. You can find more info on the Fine Art Festival at the Tarpon Springs Chamber website. You can also find more info on Facebook; just look for Tarpon Springs Fine Art Festival. (The Festival is usually held in April) The home was built in 1885, it has 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 baths and 4,780 Sq.Ft. It (3 comments)
Progress Energy Art Gallery Second Friday Reception is July 9 in New Port Richey - 07/08/10 02:43 PM
Join us at Progress Energy Art Gallery at 6231 Grand Blvd. in New Port Richey on Friday July 9 starting at 6pm. The Gallery is hosting a Second Friday Reception- Welcome to the Annual Artist Members Exhibit. Over 20 Artists will be participating in this highly anticipated event. You won't want to miss this kaleidoscope of artwork. Oils, photography, watercolors, acrylics, mixed media and more! From portraits to abstracts..wearable art and more! We have something to satisfy every creative soul! All artwork is available for purchase, so this doesn't have to be a one time event! You will also have the opportunity to hear (0 comments)
Kittens, we've got kittens at the SPCA Suncoast in New Port Richey, FL - 07/07/10 10:38 AM
The SPCA Suncoast in New Port Richey has lots of kittens for adoption. They are all bright-eyed and bushy-tailed and waiting for a home. This week the SPCA is having a special: Pay for one kitten and they will give you a second one to take home as a companion. Or, if you only need one kitten (remember cats are like potato chips....you can never have just one), the kittens are half-price this week. There are all kinds, and all colors, boys, girls, lots of choices. The SPCA is located at 7731 Congress St. in New Port Richey. 727-849-1048 or www.suncoastspca.org. The shelter is a (5 comments)
330 Square Foot Apartment in Hong Kong changes into 24 different rooms! - 07/07/10 09:48 AM
This tiny apartment in Hong Kong has been redesigned by Gary Chang, an architect, to be able to be used as 24 different rooms. Amazingly, this was his family's home where he and his parents lived along with a tenant. Quite a contrast to the 35,000 square foot California castle I recently posted about. Just goes to show that smaller might really be better. (0 comments)
Hudson Florida Sales Statistics Year to Date by Subdivision - 07/06/10 04:16 PM
Hudson, Florida - Sales statistics for the following subdivisions: Beacon Woods, Beacon Woods East, Barrington Woods, Beacon Woods Golf & Country Club, Fairway Oaks, Preserve at Fairway Oaks, Lakeside Woodlands, Shadow Ridge, SummerTree. These are year-to-date numbers for 2010 from January 1 to today.
Home Sales for year to date 2010 in the following subdivisions in Hudson, Florida
Holiday, Florida Home Sales Statistics Year to Date - 07/06/10 10:54 AM
Homes Sales in Holiday, Florida in the following subdivisions: Holiday Lake Estates, Aloha Gardens, Gulf Trace, Key Vista, Beacon Square, Colonial Hills, Tahitian Gardens, LaVilla Gardens, Forest Hills. These numbers were compiled on July 6, 2010 and represent the total actives, pendings at that date, sales for the year so far. Home Sales for year to date 2010 in the following subdivisions in Holiday, Florida
Okay, it was the Fourth of July in Timber Greens and you were expecting maybe an eagle, but this beautiful Red-shouldered Hawk was prancing around on my neighbors bushes. He had a hawk-eye out for the anoles hiding in them. I took a picture of him on the bushes but then he decided to give me an even better picture to take. I think he's gorgeous (so does he). He was our Fourth of July gift.
Home Sales Statistics for Year-to-Date 2010-New Port Richey area by Subdivision - 07/05/10 01:48 PM
New Port Richey Homes sales year-to-date in New Port Richey in the following subdivisions: Fairway Springs, Heritage Lake, Long Leaf, Timber Greens, Deer Park, River Crossing, Hunters Ridge, River Ridge, Mill Pond Cyprus Lakes, Wood Trail Village, Seven Springs Country Club and Severn Springs Homes. Home Sales for year to date 2010 in the following subdivisions in New Port Richey, Florida
Harbour Watch at Pointe Alexis in Tarpon Springs, FL - Lot for Sale in Waterfront Community - 07/03/10 12:37 PM
Tarpon Springs, FL - Harbour Watch at Point Alexis. Fabulous waterfront and gated (with a guard) community of Harbour Watch at Pointe Alexis. Plan your new dream home in this waterfront community. You will love this million dollar area with it's own dock on the water, a clubhouse and pool, and lots of shore birds, and natural areas surrounding it. The price is reduced to $125,000. Harbour Watch at Pointe Alexis is located on the coast of Tarpon Springs, a lovely town with its historic downtown and sponge docks. No oil here. The lot is $125,000.
Picture taken from the community dock. (5 comments)
Got $58 Million-then this California Castle is for you! - 07/02/10 01:49 PM
California- If you have a cool $58 million just sitting around; waiting to be used, how about this castle on the coast of California? Zillow's Content Manager Diane Tuman just put this opulent home up on Zillow. How about 11 bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, a theatre, a marble & crystal Grand Ballroom, a helipad, equestian facility, an automotive pavillion that holds 30 cars and motorcycles. All this and much, much more in only 35,000 sq.ft. on 80 acres. Click to see the pictures.
Home Sales Statistics for June, 2010-New Port Richey, Hudson, Holiday, Trinity Areas - 07/02/10 11:38 AM
Homes closings were stronger in Trinity, New Port Richey, Hudson, Holiday and Port Richey in June due to the $8,000 sales tax credit. Home buyers needed to be under contract by April 30th in order to qualify for the Tax Credit. Home pendings since the end of the Tax Credit have definitely decreased. Most of the 568 still pending should have closed by June 30th, but did not due to the overload on the banks. Fortunately, Congress has extended the closing deadline for those people who were in contract by April 30. The extension is now until 9/30/2010.
Shadow Ridge-Hudson-FL- Pool home for Sale at 12629 Cedar Ridge Dr - 07/01/10 09:35 AM
Shadow Ridge-Hudson-FL- Pool home for Sale at 12629 Cedar Ridge Dr This home is no longer available. Please call or check our website atwww.toniweidman.com Hudson, FL - 12629 Cedar Ridge Dr in Shadow Ridge is for sale. Can't you just see yourself on a floatie in the pool. The home has a sparkling pool that needs a family to buy and enjoy it. The 2 bedroom/2 bath home is located in a family neighborhood with schools nearby. The home had a new roof in 2006, new washer and dryer in 2007, new pool screens, new solar heater for the pool 2007. The (2 comments)
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