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Hernando companies bring bright ideas to airport safety

Hernando companies bring bright ideas to airport safety

Brooksville, Fla. -- Neubert Aero Corporation (NAC), a leading supplier of airport safety products, recently collaborated with LED International Lighting Inc., an advanced commercial lighting manufacturer, to develop the next generation of runway closure systems. Both of these companies are headquartered at the Hernando County Airport and Business Complex in north Tampa Bay.

Phone Bill Doctor hosts free seminar

Phone Bill Doctor hosts free seminar

Sebring, FL -- Don Robertson, owner of Cost Recovery Services, a new addition to the Greater Sebring Chamber of Commerce, is hosting a free seminar on Tuesday, Jan. 10 for business and government phone customers.

The seminar covers local and land line bills, long distance, data, Internet and wireless bills.

Attendees will:

Deaf and hearing connection in South Tampa

Deaf and hearing connection in South Tampa

Tampa, FL -- People who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech impairments are invited to attend a meeting by Florida Telecommunications Relay.

FTRI provides equipment to help them receive and make phone calls.

The meeting takes place Thursday, Dec. 22 from noon to 3:30 p.m. at Jan Platt Library in the story time room.

County to celebrate Electric Car Charging Station Initiative

County to celebrate Electric Car Charging Station Initiative

Hillsborough County, FL -- Join Hillsborough County to celebrate the installation of the County’s first electric car charging station, located at the Bloomingdale Regional Public Library, 1906 Bloomingdale Ave. in Valrico.

The ribbon cutting ceremony will begin at 9 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 12. This electric car charging station is the first of several to be installed at County facilities over the coming months.

Solar company reaches agreement with Hardee County

Solar company reaches agreement with Hardee County

Avon Park, Florida -- Renewable energy supplier National Solar Power has announced an agreement with Hardee County to establish a series of solar farms valued at $700 million near Avon Park.

The company will begin construction on ten 200-acre farms in the Holly Hill Grove area near Avon Park Executive Airport.

Hernando County debuts first Facebook page

Hernando County debuts first Facebook page

Hernando County -- The Hernando County Government has entered the social media age.

On Nov. 22, their new Facebook page was unveiled and as of Saturday morning, 184 people have "liked" it.

According to the "information" section, the pages will be used to provide information about the services, events and programs of Hernando County. It has already been updated to include public notices, community events and projects, and pictures of the historic courthouse along with much more.