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Tarpon police thank Lightning owner for support

Tarpon police thank Lightning owner for support

TARPON SPRINGS — Much of Jeffrey Vinik’s attention may be focused on reshaping the Channel District of downtown Tampa, but the Tampa Bay Lightning owner has shown an affinity for reaching out to communities around the region since buyin...
Published: 07/21/15

Clearwater woman drowns in backyard pool

A 49-year-old woman drowned in a backyard pool in Clearwater on Monday, police said.
Published: 07/21/15

Allegiant adds flights from Memphis to St. Pete beginning Oct. 1

Low-fare carrier Alliegiant Airlines will add twice-weekly nonstop flights from Memphis, Tennessee, to St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport, beginning Oct. 1.
Published: 07/21/15
Pinellas Pet of the Week

Pinellas Pet of the Week

PINELLAS PET OF THE WEEK
Published: 07/20/15
Crist says he’ll run for U.S. House if he’s in new district

Crist says he’ll run for U.S. House if he’s in new district

Just hours after U.S. Rep. David Jolly announced he’s running for Senate, former Gov. Charlie Crist said on Twitter he intends to run for Jolly’s seat.
Published: 07/20/15

Car crashes into porch in Treasure Island

Three people were injured in a two-car crash in Treasure Island Sunday night in which one of the vehicles left the road and struck a porch and building.
Published: 07/20/15
Clearwater firefighters use crane to assist worker hurt at construction site

Clearwater firefighters use crane to assist worker hurt at construction site

Clearwater fighters used construction equipment this morning to rescue a man who was injured at a job site on Clearwater Beach.
Published: 07/16/15
PSTA replacing 13 diesel buses with hybrids

PSTA replacing 13 diesel buses with hybrids

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority’s push to create a cleaner, more environmentally friendly fleet of buses continues this week.
Published: 07/16/15
Palm Harbor duo pools talent to craft locally made beer

Palm Harbor duo pools talent to craft locally made beer

PALM HARBOR — Ten years ago, Sam Price brewed a batch of beer with a friend just for the fun of it. The beer didn’t taste all that good, but the brewing process fascinated him.
Published: 07/16/15
Clearwater-based Coast Guard helicopter in on marijuana seizure

Clearwater-based Coast Guard helicopter in on marijuana seizure

A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Clearwater helped seize more than 5,000 pounds of marijuana from a go-fast boat near the Bahamas.
Published: 07/16/15