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Bicyclist killed in Palm Harbor accident

Hit by vehicle near McMullen Booth-Curlew intersection
Updated: 2 hours ago

Pinellas tourism director leaves for Kissimmee

ST. PETERSBURG — After seven years at the helm of Pinellas County’s tourism promotion arm, Visit St. Pete-Clearwater Executive Director D.T. Minich announced Monday he is moving on.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Pinellas tech centers consider adding ‘college’ to name

Pinellas tech centers consider adding ‘college’ to name

ST. PETERSBURG — Pinellas County School Board members hope changing the name of Pinellas Technical Education Centers to Pinellas Technical College with boost the school’s enrollment and reputation.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Group: St. Pete needs breakwaters in any pier plan

Group: St. Pete needs breakwaters in any pier plan

ST. PETERSBURG — Water taxis, kayaking and courtesy boat slips all made the short list for the city’s new pier, reflective of a community eager to turn its signature waterfront into a maritime playground.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Pasco Fire Station 30 to serve as prototype

Pasco Fire Station 30 to serve as prototype

NEW PORT RICHEY – From its birth in the early 1970s, the former Magnolia Valley Volunteer Fire Department blazed a path through the annals of West Pasco history.
Published: 07/25/14
Updated: 07/26/14
Dollar General to open standalone NPR store as replacement

Dollar General to open standalone NPR store as replacement

NEW PORT RICHEY — A standalone Dollar General store will replace the location that has been a fixture in the East Richey Square shopping center, across the street.
Published: 07/25/14

PR man in Pasco jail accused of inmate ID thef

LAND O’ LAKES — Even jail inmates aren’t safe from identity theft.
Published: 07/25/14

School tax rate goes down, bills up

LAND O’ LAKES — Pasco County residents could see a drop in the rate they pay for school property taxes.
Published: 07/25/14
New St. Pete police chief to meet public Saturday

New St. Pete police chief to meet public Saturday

The public will have to have the opportunity to meet St. Petersburg’s new police chief on Saturday.
Published: 07/25/14
Pinellas schools rally to boost performance

Pinellas schools rally to boost performance

ST. PETERSBURG — It had a new principal and an almost completely new staff last school year in hopes of boosting student achievement. But when it comes to reading, Melrose Elementary in South St. Petersburg ranks the lowest in all of Florida. ...
Published: 07/25/14

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