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Tarpon again holds line on property tax

Tarpon again holds line on property tax

TARPON SPRINGS — City Commissioners needed all of 10 minutes last Wednesday to approve the city’s final tax rate and budget for the fiscal year that started Oct. 1.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Beatles tribute show coming to Tarpon

Beatles tribute show coming to Tarpon

TARPON SPRINGS — Resident Beatlemaniacs will have an opportunity to re-live seeing a live performance from the iconic foursome next weekend.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Clearwater Marine Aquarium releases two sea turtles

Clearwater Marine Aquarium releases two sea turtles

Indiana Jones is back in the wild.
Updated: 3 hours ago
St. Pete artists’ growing gallery opens Countryside location

St. Pete artists’ growing gallery opens Countryside location

CLEARWATER — A pair of St. Petersburg artists’ recent opening of 1-of-1 Customs art gallery at Westfield Countryside Mall may seem incongruous among the variety of chain stores.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Clearwater mansion on block with $8.5 million reserve

Clearwater mansion on block with $8.5 million reserve

Buyers in the market for an opulent waterfront property in Pinellas County may be able to find a great deal during an auction next week.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Hudson native aboard USS McCain gains promotion

Hudson native aboard USS McCain gains promotion

A 1996 Hudson High School graduate and Hudson native is serving aboard the USS John S. McCain, living and working at a Navy base in Yokosuka, Japan.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Lawmakers target Duke Energy billing practices

Lawmakers target Duke Energy billing practices

LARGO — State lawmakers promised a series of new regulations Tuesday to curb Duke Energy’s controversial billing practices and make the utility more accountable to its Florida customers.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Standoff with ex-inmate ends peacefully

Standoff with ex-inmate ends peacefully

SHADY HILLS — A former prison inmate claimed to have weapons and hostages after deputies tried to arrest him on a warrant Tuesday morning, leading to a four-hour standoff that ended with no injuries and no shots fired, the Pasco County Sheriff...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Water bill for empty house hits $3,386

Water bill for empty house hits $3,386

NEW PORT RICHEY — Louise Gritmon and Gene Foy had not yet moved into their New Port Richey home when they got a rude welcome from Pasco County Utilities: a water bill for $3,386.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Wrong-way Oldsmar driver arrested on Veterans Expressway

Wrong-way Oldsmar driver arrested on Veterans Expressway

An “extremely intoxicated and disoriented” wrong-way driver on the Veterans Expressway was arrested on a DUI charge early Wednesday, officials said.
Updated: 5 hours ago

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