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Fall Fashion Show for Old Homosassa Veteran's Memorial

Fall Fashion Show for Old Homosassa Veteran's Memorial

Crystal River, Florida-- Check out the latest fashions from Jcpenney and Belk, and help make a difference at the Old Homosassa Veteran's Memorial, all by attending the September 23 Fall Fashion Show at the Crystal River Mall. 

The Veteran's Memorial will benefit from the fashion show, as proceeds will go towards purchasing slabs of black granite, which will list the names of Purple Heart recipients at the Old Homosassa Veteran's Memorial. 

Shop Local Expo

Shop Local Expo

 

Inverness, Florida-- On Saturday, September 29, local businesses will gather to remind residents of the benefits of shopping local.

The event will feature free Zumba classes, weight loss screenings, hearing tests, health screenings, raflles, contests and much more!

Local business owners with an interest in hosting a both are encouraged to call Necia Ratliff at 352-489-0099, or email Necia@boomtownmedia.net.

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"Get in the game" in Inverness

"Get in the game" in Inverness

Inverness, Florida-- Interested in Volunteering in Inverness?

The citiy's website says they accept volunteers to "assist Sunny Cooter at live performances, help set up/clean up during an event, or cover a reception area during busy times." 

They say they are grateful for all volunteers, and encourage you to "Get in the game" and help out!  

Steak & Polo Night to benefit Citrus County kids in need

Steak & Polo Night to benefit Citrus County kids in need

Weirsdale, Florida-- Steak, polo, and helping kids in need; get ready for a classy and charitable event!

The Grand Oaks Resort in Weirsdale will host the "Steak & Polo Night for Kids" on Saturday, September 8, where guests will enjoy a steak dinner and live polo at the cost of $40 a person. 

Proceeds will go to benefit Kids Central, a not-for-profit organization selected by the State to oversee services for Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Marion and Sumter County kids in need. 

Shoes & Socks Drive

Shoes & Socks Drive

Citrus County, Florida-- Citrus County Cares! Now through September 7, the Nature Coast Volunteer Center and Retired and Senior Volunteer Program are sponsoring the "Two Good Soles" drive, collecting new shoes and socks for children in need.

There are drop off centers around the county including thw following locations:

Kickball Tournament August 25

Kickball Tournament August 25

Inverness, Florida-- The City of Inverness promotes a kickball tournament at the end of this month. 

Here's what their website had to say about the event:

"Kickball athletes & fans, get your team(s) together for some fun and rewarding play. Saturday, August 25th, Whispering Pines Park will host a Kickball Kickoff Tourney. Team registration must be completed by August 18."

Purple Heart Recognition Day

Purple Heart Recognition Day

Citrus County, Florida--The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners proclaimed Tuesday, August 7 as "Purple Heart Recognition Day" in Citrus County.

The Purple Heart is a combat award exclusively for those members of the Armed Forces of the United States who are killed, died of wounds or wounded by an enemy of war.

It is the oldest military decoradion in the world.