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  1. Explore all things Italian at Tasty VenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    As an only child growing up in Sorrento, Italy, Cinzia Cripe recalls her parents' mandate that she grow up to be "someone important." To them that meant she needed to earn a doctoral degree.

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  2. Boomtime developer poster boy Grady Pridgen is back, but lower-keyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    A few months ago, the newsletter of Tampa's Westchase Community Association ran a story about plans for 38 new townhomes. The project described was a modest one, nothing like the headline-making deals that once characterized its developer.

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  3. Fourth of July celebrations firing off all around HillsboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Waterset by Newland Communities is hosting a Fourth of July food truck festival from 5-9 p.m. on July 4 at the Waterset Community, 7250 Parkshore Drive. There will be a concert and is featuring food trucks like Sawdee Thai Food, In the Middle Food Truck, The Poutine Truck and Big D's Grub Wagon.

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  4. Tampa Bay woman, 11-year-old boy had sex up to 20 times the year their baby was born, detectives say.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    A woman sexually battered an 11-year-old Brandon boy, got pregnant and raised the baby for three years before a tip led to her arrest, Hillsborough County sheriff's officials said. Marissa Mowry, 25, was jailed in Tampa late Tuesday, first on a capital sexual battery charge punishable by life in prison.

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  5. Fourth of July in Tampa Bay: parades, hot dog parties, concerts and more things to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    The annual Independence Day parade in Brandon kicks off at 10 a.m. on July 4 at 101 E Lumsden Road. [EVE EDELHEIT Looking for things to do on the Fourth of July in Tampa Bay? There is no shortage of patriotic events, from the Hot Dog Party concerts and eating contest in Tampa, to the parades in Land O' Lakes and Safety Harbor, to the swinging dance party at St. Petersburg's Museum of Fine arts, there's an abundance of things to do around the Independence Day holiday.

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  6. Texas boy dead, sister critical after both pulled from Brandon hotel poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    A 12-year-old boy died and his sister is in critical condition after they were pulled from a hotel pool on Sunday, authorities said. Deputies responded to the Clarion Inn Hotel, 9331 E Adamo Drive, about 3:20 p.m. after a call about a possible double drowning, according to information released by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday.

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  7. HART will improve bus service for most riders, but cut service for more remote areas of HillsboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Justin Willits of Tindale Oliver uses an interactive map at a workshop Monday in Ruskin to show how the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority's new bus route system will affect riders. Users can click a spot on the county map and see how far they can get within a 15-minute ride versus and hour-long ride.

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  8. Chad Chronister surprised to be tapped by Sheriff Gee but now aims to succeed himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    About a year and a half ago, Hillsborough Sheriff David Gee called in Col. Chad Chronister for what would be a career-changing talk.

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  9. Area churches provide summer fun for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Participants in last year's Vacation Bible School held at Hyde Park United Methodist perform as the weeklong event wrapped up last July. The majority of camps and vacation Bible schools offer free or low cost entertainment options for bored school-agers. Volunteers work hard to make these annual adventures a success, preparing for weeks or months in advance.

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  10. Hooper: As a father, I've been there, done that and I miss itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    When my two sons, born 16 months apart, were preschoolers, taking them out came with an expected amount of challenges. Perhaps my years as a wordsmith leads me to choose favorable words, but I'm compelled to write that when my kids were tiny tots, they weren't bad, they were energetic.

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  11. Brandon-area affordable apartments fill up fastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    A sizeable flock of low income families who've struggled with everyday needs recently found new homes at the Blue Sky Brandon apartment complex. Blue Sky Communities celebrated the recent opening of the new 120-unit affordable housing community just north of West Brandon Boulevard on Thursday.

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  12. Memorial service sparks wistful memories for daughter of slain Hillsborough deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    She wondered if her dad, Hillsborough Sheriff's Deputy Mark Longway, was looking down on her as she sat in the Sheriff's Office memorial plaza in Ybor City, steps away from the glass panels commemorating her father and 15 other Hillsborough deputies who have died in the line of service. Longway thought about the memories they could be making if the 48-year-old father of two hadn't been killed that September morning in 2010 when his cruiser collided with a semitrailer truck in downtown Tampa.

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  13. Hillsborough teacher survey finds trouble spots amid rosy overall resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    McLane Middle School in Brandon, where 83 percent of the teachers say on a new survey that they enjoy working there. The numbers were lower in previous years when the school was struggling with violence.

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  14. Ban on puppy sales approved in Hillsborough but not for existing storesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    There won't be any new puppy stores opening in Hillsborough County, commissioners decided Wednesday in an attempt to crack down on puppy mills. However, three stores already operating here can remain open if they keep close tabs on their breeders and don't run afoul of state or federal law.

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  15. No age limits on arm strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    It's 10 a.m. on a typically humid May morning when Don Miller pulls into the parking lot behind Brandon High's football field. He takes out a bag full of discuses, a shot put, two hammers and a few softballs, grabs his orange javelin and heads to the north end zone.

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  16. Fires strike two residential complexes in East HillsboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Before she saw the flames, before the smoke permeated through the windows and became embedded in her belongings, before her walls were ruined with water damage, Cindy Overstreet heard the voices of the neighborhood children: The noise interrupted the quiet weekend afternoon Overstreet was having with her family last Saturday . She was at home with her boyfriend, Mike Persails, and her children when she heard the yelling.

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  17. Here's where to take Mom for high tea this Mother's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Afternoon high tea is about as Mother's Day-appropriate as it gets. Little pinkie extended.

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  18. Fire damages eight units at Brandon condo complexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Firefighters, responding just after 2 a.m. to The Hamptons complex at the 500 block of Golden Raintree Place, found heavy smoke and fire coming from the roof of the two-story building. The building was evacuated, according to Hillsborough County Fire Rescue, and it took firefighters about 30 minutes to bring the blaze under control.

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  19. Event to benefit Curry FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Curry family set up the Trey Curry Foundation in honor of Trey Curry who died in 2008. The foundation will host its annual Vine to Wine fundraiser on May 12. Pictured above are Clif, Terry, Colton and Mary Beth Curry from 2014.

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  20. Henderson: Julia Moseley, 98, keeps alive a bygone era in the middle of BrandonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Nestled just a few yards off State Road 60 in the middle of Brandon, there exists a portal to Florida's distant past. Obscured by trees and overgrowth, it is likely passed every day by thousands of commuters who don't know something marvelous is just out sight.

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