State wipes out Independent Party of Florida

Lynn Dierksen of Orlando was surprised to get a new voter ID card in the mail this week which revealed she was suddenly without a party. The Independent Party of Florida, founded in 1992, was stripped of its official status because it didn’t use a certified public accountant to audit its …

ACTION ALERT! Be there! Hernando County Commission Tues. Feb. 14

ACTION ALERT! Be there!  Hernando County Commission Tues. Feb. 14 Help Preserve Current Super Majority Vote Rule on Comp Plan Amendments   What:  At their next meeting, county commissioners will vote on the issue of how many votes it takes to amend the county land use plan.  The existing rule for amendments …

Stephen Bittel elected Chair of the Florida Democratic Party

A dramatic race to be the next Chair of the Florida Democratic Party came to it’s conclusion on Saturday morning in Orlando, with members of the state party electing South Florida Businessman, Stephen Bittel to lead the party into the 2018 mid-terms. A capacity crowd filled the room with supporters …

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR Events Planned

  We, the residents of Hernando County, will be hosting our annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Celebration throughout the weekend of January 13 – January 16, 2015. Our theme for this year is “Keeping the Dream Alive”.  In the past years, businesses and non-profit organizations, locally and from …

DEMOCRATIC PARTY ELECTION RESULTS

The Hernando County Democratic Party held its election on December 1, 2016 for the new four year period.  Following are the new officers: Chair: Deborah Montgomery Vice Chair: Steve Zeledon Committeeman: Raymond Fones Committeewoman: Rebecca Fones Treasurer: Harvey Martin The position for Secretary and 2nd Vice Chair remain open.