By Matt Wiley As the school year comes to a close and Wesley Chapel students embark on summer break, preliminary FCAT 2.0 (Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test) Reading, Math, Science and Writing scores have been released and the results for both the Pasco County School District (PCSD) and Wesley Chapel’s schools are mixed.
By Matt Wiley You never know what your neighbors are up to. As it turns out, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) has made a major drug and weapons bust, right here in Wesley Chapel.
By Gary Nager A New Tampa & Wesley Chapel Neighborhood News Exclusive! The Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce and New Tampa Chamber of Commerce are set to join forces to better serve the business community in our area.
By Matt Wiley Living in Florida, one of the most important skills your child needs to have is the ability to swim. For many in our area, homes often come with pools, so the skills can even be taught right at home. But, for some families, access to a pool is a luxury not available […]
By Gary Nager If you weren’t one of the thousands of people on hand when the Rotary Cub of Wesley Chapel (noon, which meets Wednesdays for lunch at Ciao! Italian Bistro in the Shops at Wiregrass mall) hosted its third annual Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel (FHWC) Freedom Festival on July 3 at the mall, you […]
By Matt Wiley If planning on running from the law, it’s usually a good idea to leave the kids at home. One Pasco man has learned this lesson the hard way.
By Matt Wiley The latest road “rage” isn’t violent frustration. Instead, it seems to be drunkenly driving the wrong direction on a major interstate highway in Tampa, as yet another man has been arrested for the dangerous driving behavior.
By Matt Wiley Residents of northern Wesley Chapel could have a much easier time heading north or south on I-75 in coming years, as the proposed interchange at I-75 and Overpass Rd. officially has received approval from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
By Matt Wiley After years of housing his Seven Oaks Pet Hospital veterinary practice in the Cypress View Square Shopping Plaza on S.R. 56 (the same plaza as Goin’ Postal), Dr. Sree Reddy, DVM, is looking to open a new retail plaza less than half a mile to the west on S.R. 56 in Wesley […]
By Gary Nager I’ve been a member of the Rotary Club of Wesley Chapel — which meets Wednesdays at noon at Ciao! Italian Bistro in the Shops at Wiregrass mall — for about a year now. And, as you can tell from all the publicity this eclectic group of now more than 90 members (and […]