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Law enforcement braces for spring break-Pinellas style

Law enforcement braces for spring break-Pinellas style

ST. PETERSBURG — While the 35 miles of Pinellas County’s Gulf Coast beaches don’t attract the same kind of spring break pilgrimage as Panama City or Daytona Beach, the extra hustle and bustle throughout March requires some planni...
Updated: 4 mins ago

FHP seeks driver in fatal Largo hit-and-run

A person standing in a Largo roadway Tuesday night was struck by a vehicle and killed, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Updated: 10 mins ago

Corcoran forms political committee; denies charter drive link

NEW PORT RICHEY — State Rep. Richard Corcoran, who has championed a move to make Pasco a charter county, formed a political committee Tuesday and moved $100,000 into the fund....
Updated: 11 mins ago
Tampa man rams pregnant girlfriend’s vehicle with car, deputies say

Tampa man rams pregnant girlfriend’s vehicle with car, deputies say

A Tampa man faces attempted murder charges after Pasco deputies say he purposely slammed his car into a vehicle occupied by his pregnant girlfriend several times on Sunday.
Updated: 18 mins ago
Genesis students pay tribute to father of our country

Genesis students pay tribute to father of our country

TRINITY — Frigid weather dipping toward the freezing mark might have evoked memories of Revolutionary War troops hunkered down at Valley Forge for the bleak 1777-1778 winter.
Updated: 18 hours ago
SPCA Suncoast benefits from birthday party fundraiser

SPCA Suncoast benefits from birthday party fundraiser

NEW PORT RICHEY — Lynn Tuttle wanted her birthday to go to the dogs.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Puppies and exercise just seem to go together

Puppies and exercise just seem to go together

NEW PORT RICHEY — We all know how difficult it can be to bring ourselves to go to the gym every week or to use that treadmill that collects dust in our house. A local event set out to prove that exercise doesn’t have to be dreaded. In f...
Updated: 18 hours ago
Ride for Hospice and Paulie Palooza coming Saturday

Ride for Hospice and Paulie Palooza coming Saturday

ZEPHYRHILLS — The Ride for Hospice and Paulie Palooza horseback ride and all-day music festival will be held Saturday to benefit Gulfside Hospice.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Bilirakis to hold Veterans Resource Fair

Bilirakis to hold Veterans Resource Fair

NEW PORT RICHEY — U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis is again staging his Veterans Resource Fair.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Dunedin loses best-water crown to Hernando

Dunedin loses best-water crown to Hernando

DUNEDIN — In an era of bottled water obsession, Friday’s event at Honeymoon Island State Park aimed to promote the tap.
Updated: 19 hours ago