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In Tarpon Springs, voters will also decide whether the city should sell a long-vacant former nursing home to a developer who wants to renovate and reopen it.
More than three years after Robert Niedbalec was hurled from his bicycle by two cars going more than 90 mph on Fletcher Avenue, one of the people responsible for his death sat before a judge Friday and wept into shackled hands.
A Tampa family - including a pregnant woman who had to be induced - was hospitalized after eating meat laced with LSD.
The loud, thumping bass of a car stereo could soon get you in trouble driving through Polk County if a local resident is successful in his push for a new ordinance.
The Rev. Dr. Bartholomew Banks Sr. fulfills his passion for helping people as pastor of St. John Progressive Missionary Baptist Church and director of Aging Services for Hillsborough County.
Hillsborough County Administrator Mike Merrill has poached the city manager of Plant City to be his No.
Authorities say a Tampa Bay area family was hospitalized after eating meat tainted with LSD.
Hillsborough County Code Enforcement is investigating neighborhood complaints that a vacant home in Seffner has become a magnet for squatters.
High Surf Advisory issued March 7 at 3:32AM EST expiring March 7 at 10:00PM EST in effect for: Pinellas Lake Wind Advisory issued March 7 at 3:17AM EST expiring March 7 at 6:00PM EST in effect for: DeSoto, Hardee, Highlands, Pinellas, Polk, Sumter A man who a 28-year-old Tampa woman thought was impersonating a police officer was actually a border ... (more)
The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office was seeking information about a suspected police impersonator this week after the person stopped a woman and yelled at her.
A state appeals court decision last week could spell trouble for prosecutors pursuing charges against Edward Covington, the former state prison guard accused of killing his girlfriend and her two children in a Lutz mobile home on Mother's Day in 2008.
A Tampa man was arrested early Wednesday, accused of committing a sex act with a pit bull in his yard as shocked neighbors pleaded with him to stop.
State lawmakers will look more closely than ever at a group of citizens who may have been less than precise in reporting personal information so they could obtain certain government benefits.
Cheers of students and staff greet Beth Shields Middle School teacher Julia Sarmiento, as she emerges from a complimentary limo ride.
At approximately 8:45 am this morning, Jefferey Stafford who was being held in the Hillsborough County Jail on a Polk County warrant for reckless driving, escaped from the Orient Road Jail, police said.
The sixth and final article in a series on South County food banks benefiting from the "Have A Heart Caring Castle" community food drive co-sponsored by JSA Medical Group and The Observer News, The SCC Observer and The Current.