Florida Is The Freest State In America: Report The U.S. is one of the freest countries in the world. Here’s how Florida compares to rest of the states. By Don Johnson, Patch National Staff Florida has been ranked the freest state in America, according to a new report from a libertarian think tank. The right-leaning Cato Institute published its “Freedom in the 50 States” report this month. The study is based on how each state’s policies promote fiscal, regulatory and personal freedom. The researchers collected data on more than 230 state and local public policies that impact individual freedom. Florida...Read More
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Red Tide, Watercraft Strikes, and the ESA Under Attack: Tough Year for the Florida Manatee Op Ed by Anne Harvey Holbrook, JD, MS Save the Manatee Club Manatees are imperiled from all sides. In downlisting manatees from “endangered” to “threatened” under the Endangered Species Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service asserted that threats are under control. As this summer has sadly demonstrated, nothing could be further from the truth. The biggest threats manatees continue to face are the result of human impacts. As of August 12th, 97 manatees are believed to have died from red tide in...Read More
Hernando County Little Free Pantries Please Visit Hernando County Little Free Panties on Facebook. From the idea that started out as Little Free Libraries has turned into Pantry Boxes for the community to help enhance the quality of life for our neighbors. With these pantries, neighbors can come to take what they need and donate when they can. Thank you to everyone who is supporting the Little Free Pantry movement here In Hernando County. Pantry Locations: 12185 Coronado Drive – Megan Barr Giles 10511 Maderia Street – Vanessa Clancy 10285 Lafoy Road – Rachel Burge Please help spread the...Read More
Early Voting Information for Hernando County Brought to you by; Shirley Anderson, Supervisor of Elections, Hernando County OFFICE: 20 North Main Street, Room 165, Brooksville, FL 34601 PHONE: (352) 754-4125 • FAX: (352) 754-4425 EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org HOURS: Monday-Friday: 8am – 5pm What is Early Voting? Early Voting is an eight day voting period that occurs beginning 10 days prior to an election and ending 3 days prior to that election. Where is Early Voting held in Hernando County? Click here to view Early Vote Locations When is Early Voting held in Hernando County? Primary Election 8/18/2018 – 8/25/2018...Read More
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