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Federal money means more space for planes at St. Pete-Clearwater

Federal money means more space for planes at St. Pete-Clearwater

CLEARWATER – St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport, in a three-year period of record growth, is about to create space for two more commercial airplanes.
Published: 05/27/15

One dead, one injured in Clearwater shooting

A 38-year-old man was shot to death in Clearwater this morning during a robbery or home invasion, police said.
Published: 05/26/15
Flags found in fire station trash may have been stolen from St. Pete

Flags found in fire station trash may have been stolen from St. Pete

American flags found in a trash bin behind a Tampa fire station may belong to a man who sets up tributes to fallen service members around Memorial Day, firefighters said Tuesday.
Published: 05/26/15
Pinellas veterans park monument gains Battlefield Cross

Pinellas veterans park monument gains Battlefield Cross

The Battlefield Cross — created with a helmet, rifle and boot — has been used for centuries to honor fallen soldiers.
Published: 05/26/15

Residential project planned for downtown Dunedin

DUNEDIN — An agreement being forged between the city and developers is the third attempt to build on a prime piece of real estate at downtown’s eastern edge.
Published: 05/26/15
Forty-two years after her death, authorities ID missing teen

Forty-two years after her death, authorities ID missing teen

ST. PETERSBURG — A “Jane Doe” teenager buried in an unmarked St. Petersburg grave has her name back after 40 years.
Published: 05/22/15
Pinellas transit officials weigh pros, cons of electric bus

Pinellas transit officials weigh pros, cons of electric bus

ST. PETERSBURG — The “bus of the tomorrow” made a stop at the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority headquarters Thursday, where transit, energy and environmental officials got a look at its modern-day possibilities and price tag....
Published: 05/22/15

Troopers to prowl for drunken divers over weekend

Troopers will be on the prowl for drunken drivers over the Memorial Day weekend.
Published: 05/21/15
Duke Energy unveils solar power project at USF St. Pete

Duke Energy unveils solar power project at USF St. Pete

ST. PETERSBURG — Even the Sunshine City gets intermittent clouds.
Published: 05/21/15
Pinellas waitress altered bills to increase tips

Pinellas waitress altered bills to increase tips

A Pinellas County waitress who apparently thought she deserved bigger tips than her customers gave faces grand theft charges after altering bills to increase her gratuity, deputies said.
Published: 05/21/15