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  1. Man arrested in Brandon apartment for Louisiana murder, robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    A man wanted in Louisiana on murder and armed robbery charges was arrested in a Brandon apartment Tuesday morning, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff's deputies located Thomas Fefee, 26, at 808 Tealwood Drive in the Woodberry Woods Apartments complex.

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  2. Brandon man critically hurt in shooting at crowded Dade City wakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    A 36-year-old Brandon man was shot and critically hurt while attending a large wake in Pasco County on Friday night, Dade City police said. Bilal Adurraheem Belle, of Brandon, was at a wake at a house in the 37000 block of Moceri Avenue, where the crowd had spilled out across "a number of yards," police said.

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  3. Bloomingdale welcomes Chick-fil-A, still miffed about WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Now that the dust has settled and some nearby homeowners' tempers have tempered a bit following the highly contentious March 2016 opening of the Walmart Supercenter in Crest Pointe Towne Center, owners of an upcoming newcomer on the 43.5-acre site have high hopes for a warm welcoming. Chick-fil-A Brandon South, a 4,971 square-foot fast-food restaurant fronting Bloomingdale Avenue just east of Blowing Oak Street, will open Thursday with inside seating for 130 diners and a two-lane drive through to accommodate grab-and-go customers.

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  4. Neighborhood news calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    SouthShore Uncorked, 1432 Apollo Beach Blvd, will host a charity cornhole contest from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday . Tournament entry fee is $10.

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  5. March column: Lee again faces decision about which office to seekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Depending on the office he seeks next, state Sen. Tom Lee may face Hillsborough County Commissioners Victor Crist, Tom Hagan, or whoever seeks the statewide chief financial officer post. [WILL VRAGOVIC State Sen. Tom Lee, once R-Brandon but now R-Thonotosassa, is again facing a decision about his political future and one that could create substantial local political complications - whether to run for state chief financial officer in 2018, and if not, whether to stay in the state Senate or come home and seek a Hillsborough County commissioner's seat.

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  6. Whitman: Pope lends support to breastfeeding womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pope Francis recently promoted breastfeeding in church, encouraging mothers to, "feel free to nurse your babies, without fear, as usual. Just as Our Lady nursed Jesus."

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  7. County will temporarily close Sanders Park for makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    The county will replace almost all the playground equipment at Paul Sanders Park, located on the corner of Bloomingdale Avenue and Kings Avenue. But the renovation will require the park to close from Feb. 1 to March 1 while construction is under way.

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  8. March column: Higginbotham departure stirs pot of potential successorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Al Higginbotham's announcement this week that he won't seek re-election to his countywide District 7 Hillsborough County Commission seat set off a flurry of chatter among local politicos about who might run for what in next year's elections. But the chatter expanded because starting in 2018, Hillsborough County will see three years of elections that could sharply alter the cast of political characters in the county.

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  9. USF's Osher institute extends lifelong learning to Brandon areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Learning, the adage says, is a lifelong process, and it's getting a boost in the coming months from the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of South Florida. The Osher institute is hoping to add six unique courses during its winter term - January through April - to foster curiosity and healthy mental aging.

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  10. Rule No. 1 of video voyeurism? Don't record a detective in the bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    A man was arrested in a Publix Super Market women's restroom Wednesday after attempting to take a cell phone video of a plain-clothed female detective in an adjacent stall, officials said. James Michael McEwen, 28, was under surveillance when he drove to the Publix at 3863 S. U.S. Highway 301 in Riverview about 2 p.m. He was a suspect in another case of video voyeurism, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. Shooting death of Brandon High basketball player followed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    A New Year's Day shooting that killed a 17-year-old varsity basketball player at Brandon High School was the result of a "drug transaction," the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday. Little else about the shooting has been released from the agency as it continues it's investigation.

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  12. Walker Brothers team for annual bluegrass concert in BrandonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    As they grew up in East Hillsborough, you rarely found silent moments in the home of Cory, Jarrod and Tyler Walker. The sons of David and Stacey Walker typically left guitars, banjos and mandolins lying on chairs and couches.

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  13. Lawsuit: Investment scam in Bahamian crab company nets $200,000 from Tampa businessmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Brett Ory visited the Bahamas in May 2015 to see the crabbing company in which he and his father, Ronnie Ory, had invested $100,000. Brett Ory, 38, said he inspected a processing facility, fishing and stone crab trapping boats and 45 acres of prime property on the Bahamas Long Island, all supposedly controlled by Ruskin-based High Cotton Bahamas.

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  14. Live nativity scenes add realism to Christmas in Brandon areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    A schnauzer's light barking added to the mix of sounds as many of Brandon's residents rushed to finish their last-minute holiday shopping or headed out to the dinner. Slowly, folks gathered on the northwest corner and took their place in steel folding chairs.

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  15. Teacher of special-needs students faces molestation charge in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    A Hillsborough County teacher for special-needs students is under arrest, accused of molesting a disabled teenage student at his school. Tampa police said George Summers Jr., 68, of Tampa was arrested at his home Wednesday in connection with the Dec. 1 incident at LaVoy Exceptional Center.

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  16. Book chronicles Brandon's historic rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    There is John Brandon staring from the 1850s, around the time he rumbled 700 miles from Mississippi by horse, oxen and covered wagons, through rivers and forests, worried all the while about an Indian attack. After two years on the move south, Brandon built a log cabin on the 40 acres he bought for $50 near the corner of present-day Lithia Road and State Road 60, and in essence... On the page next to John Brandon is his son, a handsome dude with a ZZ-Top beard, James Henry Brandon.

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  17. Gas prices jump almost overnight at stations across Tampa BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Gas prices were expected to increase in late 2016, but they have jumped almost a dime over the last several days in the Tampa Bay area. NYBZ109 Gas prices have jumped as much as 15 cents on the gallon at gas stations around Tampa Bay over the last several days.

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  18. Sincerely Santa brightens holiday for underprivileged Hillsborough kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Sylvia Moten handed several folded bills to Nellie Taracido, who manned the Sincerely Santa booth with 16-year-old son Zachary in the Westfield Brandon adjacent to the Dillards entrance. When asked if they were familiar with the organization's mission the Tampa couple nodded in the negative, saying they simply assumed by the name it involves granting wishes to children at Christmastime.

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  19. Fresco Foods could bring 50 jobs to east HillsboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Fresco Foods Inc., a Tampa-based company that makes and sells healthy prepared meals, will open a new commercial kitchen and food service production facility in eastern Hillsborough County next year. A company that makes a line of fresh-prepared meals, packaged for sale within stores, is building a new commercial kitchen and food service production facility in eastern Hillsborough County that is expected to create up to 50 jobs.

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