Places

  • New Port Richey is also known as: Pasco County / New Port Richey city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Mike Rabelo (baseball player), Austin Rogers (actor), and Heather Philipsen (actor and casting director).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: West Pasco Suncoast News.

History

It is a suburban city included in the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area. By 1914 the area around Orange Lake was being called "new Port Richey" and the older part of Port Richey was called "old Port Richey. " In 1915 a separate post office was established for the residents of the southern part of Port Richey. The post office was named New Port Richey, and the name became official. The first postmaster was Gerben DeVries. The growth of the city came about after George Sims purchased the Port Richey Land Company. He built a home in New Port Richey in 1916. The first Chasco Fiesta was held in 1922 to raise money for the local library. The event was revived in 1947 and has been held annually since then. It includes a large street parade and a boat parade on successive Saturdays. In 1924 New Port Richey was incorporated. The first mayor was one of the city's leading citizens, Dr. Elroy M. Avery, an author and educator who came to New Port Richey from Cleveland after he retired in 1919. The first act of the...

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New Port Richey Obituaries

It was reported by Tampa Tribune on January 24th, 2016 that Lois Geraldine Hanson passed on in New Port Richey, Florida.  Hanson was 92 years old and was born in Amesbury, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lois Geraldine's life.

It was written on January 16th, 2016 that Betty Jane Rudicil (Thrift) perished in New Port Richey, Florida.  Ms. Rudicil was 83 years old and was born in Cleveland Co, NC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Betty Jane's life.

It was written by Tampa Tribune on September 25th, 2015 that Richard C Sr Murgittroyd died in New Port Richey, Florida.  Murgittroyd was 88 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Richard C Sr's life.

It was written by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on August 21st, 2015 that Florence Mary Carlson perished in New Port Richey, Florida.  Carlson was 89 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Florence Mary's life.

It was disclosed on August 7th, 2015 that Warren "Sonny" Ronske died in New Port Richey, Florida.  Ronske was 83 years old and was born in Elmhurst, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Warren "Sonny"'s life.

It was reported on July 31st, 2015 that Rosina Elizabeth Gallop (Simm) passed away in New Port Richey, Florida.  Ms. Gallop was 91 years old and was born in Florence, .  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Rosina Elizabeth's life.

It was written on April 3rd, 2015 that Jacqueline Bosco passed away in New Port Richey, Florida.  Bosco was 57 years old and was born in Cincinnati, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jacqueline's life.

It was reported on April 1st, 2015 that Ray Rowles passed away in New Port Richey, Florida.  Rowles was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ray's life.

It was disclosed on February 24th, 2015 that Homer "Pat" Hammond perished in New Port Richey, Florida.  Hammond was 90 years old and was born in Mayville, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Homer "Pat"'s life.

It was reported by Tampa Tribune on February 18th, 2015 that Shirley Jo Fitzgerald (Fletcher) passed away in New Port Richey, Florida.  Ms. Fitzgerald was 63 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley Jo's life.

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New Port Richey man dies in multi-car crash
NEW PORT RICHEY A 59-year-old New Port Richey man was killed after driving the wrong way on State Road 54 early Monday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The accident occurred about 7:16 a.m. as the man, whose identity had not been revealed, was ...
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New Port Richey man, 59, dies in multi-vehicle crash
NEW ... old New Port Richey man was killed this morning in a multi-vehicle crash on State Road 54. The man was driving a four-door Dodge east on SR 54 when he struck the front of a Ford pickup driving west, causing both vehicles to spin, a Florida Highway ...
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Missing cows, cheap Rays gear, new massage competition and other happenings from the retail world
When Harold Seltzer re-opens two former Sam Seltzer's Steakhouses in St. Petersburg and Port Richey under his name this week ... Row Your Boat . The Florida Marlins will undergo a major brand overhaul when they move into a $515 million retractable roof ...
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One in four candidates running for a seat in the Florida Legislature is unopposed
S Senate, governor and the Florida Cabinet, but for 32 incumbent lawmakers ... that was removed from the ballot by the Supreme Court, and Rep. John Legg, R-Port Richey, who sponsored the controversial bill to end teacher tenure and tie salaries to student ...
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Crist vows to end strong as governor, as new legislature ponders veto overrides
It's not in his nature," Susan MacManus, a political science professor at the University of South Florida, said of the prospect of ... Mike Fasano, a Republican from New Port Richey who backed his longtime friend in the U.S. Senate race.
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