Monday, Dec 22, 2014

Local Breaking News

Hernando sheriff’s official resigns over used cellphone

A Hernando County sheriff’s official has resigned after giving a department-issued cellphone to a relative, the sheriff’s office said.
Published: 12/12/14
Bicyclists celebrate launch of bike share program in Tampa

Bicyclists celebrate launch of bike share program in Tampa

TAMPA — Sunday morning marked the official start of Tampa’s Coast Bike Share bicycle rental program, and Mike Edgerly seemed as happy as the skies over Water Works Park were overcast.
Published: 12/07/14
Glen Campbell’s Alzheimer’s film strikes chord with former Tampa legislator

Glen Campbell’s Alzheimer’s film strikes chord with former Tampa legislator

TAMPA — Glen Campbell, the “Rhinestone Cowboy,” won nine Grammy Awards, sold over 45 million records, hosted his own television variety show and starred alongside John Wayne in “True Grit.”
Published: 11/30/14

LeBlanc: Helpful suggestions for caregivers

First and foremost, I would like to thank Hernando Today for faithfully running my column for the past six-plus years. Together we have reached out and helped many families and caregivers take better care of their loved ones living with dementia.
Published: 11/30/14

Vipond: What Medicare plans are good at

As we move to the close of the annual open enrollment there still are many people who have not decided which plan to select. But there is some easy information you can gather by knowing what each type of plan is best at doing. Just like some cars are...
Published: 11/30/14

Brittle diabetes patient deals with daily challenges

At age 35, Laurie Arnold’s body is breaking down. The gastrointestinal challenges she has had most of her life are getting worse. She is going blind in both eyes, and neuropathy is settling in to her fingers and toes.
Published: 11/30/14

Preventing the epidemic of diabetes Mellitus

During a casual conversation, a friend mentioned he was feeling very tired toward the end of the day. Physically active but a little overweight he didn’t have any vices and had felt good until now. “Why don’t you check your blood...
Published: 11/30/14

Reiniers: In memoriam

Many readers were greatly saddened to read the Hernando Today will cease publication — the demise of a piece of local culture. A record of local history will be lost forever.
Published: 11/30/14

Just say no to Cemex

I am writing to ask Hernando County commissioners to follow the professional advice from the county planning and zoning department (which voted 4 to 1 in opposition to the expansion) and please say no to more mining expansion by Cemex.
Published: 11/30/14

Letters to the editor

Say it ain’t so
Published: 11/30/14

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