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Ruskin, Florida is located in Hillsborough County. Zip codes in Ruskin, FL include 33570, 33575, and 33572. The median home price in Ruskin is $200,000 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Ruskin information.

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Tuesday Aug 26 | St. Petersburg Times

Several Hillsborough politicians faced no opponents for re-election

Well before voters went to the polls in Tuesday's primary, a number of politicians representing Hillsborough County residents were re-elected automatically this year when no one filed to run against them.

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Tuesday Aug 26 | The Miami Herald

US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,202

As of Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at least 2,202 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Daily Kos

IGTNT: Army paratrooper stabbed to death near Kabul airport

I Got The News Today is among the oldest series on Daily Kos and provides an opportunity and venue to remember and pay respect to those who have died as a result of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Stars and Stripes

DOD identifies US soldier stabbed to death near Kabul airport

Sgt. 1st Class Matthew I. Leggett, of Ruskin, Fla., died Wednesday after he was stabbed near the Kabul airport, according to Afghan police and government spokesmen.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Miami Herald

Fort Bragg paratrooper killed in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense said Thursday that Army Sgt. 1st Class Matthew I. Leggett died the prior day.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Weekly Largo market to debut Sept. 5

A new weekly produce market will open in Largo Central Park next month. Sunset Market will debut Friday, Sept.

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YourObserver

East County-Farmers market returns to Ranch

A couple from Ruskin is putting a fresh spin on a familiar concept - an idea that's headed back to Lakewood Ranch Main Street for a test run after a three-year hiatus.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Hillsborough opens 1st new school in 5 years

Hillsborough opens 1st new school in 5 years It was the first day ever for students at Vince Thompson Elementary School in Ruskin.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

District's first LEED school set to open in Ruskin

Like most new schools, J. Vince Thompson Elementary School boasts a playground, library and a cafeteria ready for hundreds of hungry kids.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Planning commission to hold SouthShore town hall meeting

The Planning Commission of Hillsborough County is updating the SouthShore Areawide Systems Plan and will hold a community meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the cafeteria at Riverview High, 11311 Boyette Road.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Mass Transit

FL: HART: Residents Should Participate in Transit Decisions

Aug. 05--TAMPA -- Residents should actively participate in deciding how transit should expand and operate in Hillsborough County, the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority urged on Monday.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

ABC Action News

Fire from unattended stove burns Ruskin home

A fire investigator with Hillsborough County said a grease fire on an unattended stove burned down a home Sunday night at 1302 Sweeney Dr in Ruskin.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

New Hillsborough schools bring changes after years of cuts

After years of stagnation, the Hillsborough County School District is turning shovels and opening doors to a generation of new schools.

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