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  1. Brandon & SouthShore neighborhood news calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Attendees sit in front of an illuminated Marvel sign during the second day of Comic-Con 2016 on July 21, 2016 in San Diego. 1187628 Celebrate I Love Lucy at 1 p.m. Friday at the Brandon Senior Center, 612 N Parsons Ave. The event will feature a look-alike contest, so guests are encouraged to show up in their best Ethel, Lucy, Fred or Ricky costumes.

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  2. Decades after summertime fling at camp, Tampa couple reunites on Match.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    A long bus ride home from summer camp sparked a Tampa love story that needed 25 years to reach its next chapter. Kim and Evan Leach, both 43, married in Paris this March.

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  3. One year later, Bass Pro has become center of burgeoning development in BrandonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    Last July, the parking lot to Bass Pro Shops was flooded with hundreds of people welcoming the outdoors retailer to Tampa Bay. A year later, customers are still hard-pressed to find a slow day at the 130,000- square-foot retailer on Palm River Road.

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  4. Sewage smell empties Brandon tax collector's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Hillsborough County Tax Collector's office at 3030 N Falkenburg Rd was evacuated and remained closed through the day Thursday because of the odor of sewage. The source of the smell was a sewer construction project on Falkenburg Road, said George Cassady, director of the Utility Department.

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  5. News at Noon: Candidate deals with affair, Buckhorn unveils budget,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    "I made a mistake,'' Gary Joiner said. "Obviously, I paid a price for it. I apologized for it to everybody and moved on.

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  6. Downed power line hampers efforts to fight Brandon house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    A downed power line forced firefighters to stay outside while they battled a fire just after midnight at a Brandon home. Fire investigators are looking into the cause of the fire at 1103 Alpine Drive, in a residential neighborhood north of Brandon Boulevard near Parsons Avenue.

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  7. Peck's founder scratches retirement, returns to grilled chickenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    George Kontakos couldn't stay away from the draw of the flame. He tried to enjoy retirement for 2 years, even vacationing in his native Greece.

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  8. Dining planner: 5 of the best places to get a milk shake in Tampa BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    You feeling it yet? Car seats like the surface of the sun; house windows sweating from within. I think it's officially the dog days of summer in Tampa Bay, time for something quenching, cooling and refreshing.

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  9. Draught duo to operate combo brewery and pub in BrandonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | St. Petersburg Times

    Mike Pitts is the first to acknowledge that he has never brewed an entire batch of beer by himself, but he understands the methodical science behind the three-hour-plus process. They are Valrico cul-de-sac neighbors who have been home brewing together for more than 12 years.

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  10. Gibsonton neighborhood prays for toddler after pickup backed over himRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | St. Petersburg Times

    James Holliday, left, and his son Brandon live across the street from the family whose toddler was critically injured when a pickup backed over his stroller. The Hollidays said about 10 kids live and play in their small neighborhood.

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  11. Missing St. Petersburg man found dead at site of single-car crash in RiverviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | St. Petersburg Times

    The weekend search for a missing 21-year-old man came to a close Sunday when authorities found his car, wrecked, in a dense patch of brush. Nicholas Adam Behringer left a Riverview party at 11:30 p.m. Friday and texted a friend in Brandon that he was coming over, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said.

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  12. Seffner gets new fire stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | St. Petersburg Times

    Hillsborough County celebrated the completion of a $2.4 million project to replace Armwood Fire Station No. 4 with an opening ceremony Thursday morning.

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  13. Brandon chamber mixes up events with military, political, family themesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | St. Petersburg Times

    Christine Michaels says she and her staff at the Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce have shifted into high gear because of the organization's new slate of events. Between now and March, the chamber will stage at least five major events: a political hobnob in August, a "Valor Breakfast" in September, a veterans fishing tournament in November, a Christmas light display in December and a Kansas City Barbecue Society cook-off in March.

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  14. Brandon's Velez, Saladinos bonded beyond awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Before Sunday evening, Tony Saladino II had presented 45 previous Tony Saladino Awards, given every year to Hillsborough County's top prep baseball player. He said this award was about the stats, as it always is, but for him it was also about the character of the young man who won, Brandon senior Antonio Velez.

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  15. Teen impaled by guardrail following crash in BrandonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Two teenagers were hospitalized Sunday morning after the car they were in hit a guardrail that tore through the car and impaled the front seat passenger, according to authorities. At about 2:30 a.m., Bradley Penny, 16, was driving a 1999 Honda Accord at 45 mph west on Bloomingdale Avenue, said Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office spokesman Larry McKinnon.

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  16. Road Warrior: Traffic flow determines use of four-way stops, traffic lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    The west side of Brooker Road is closed as the county prepares to install a traffic light at its intersection with Bryan Road. Question : "How does the county decide where to install traffic signals and when are signals more effective than four-way stops?" Answer: You're sitting at a four-way stop waiting to turn left for what seems to be a lifetime.

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  17. Renovation transforms Riverview bank into brewhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Where a small banking customer service window once sat, now perches a pass-through bar adjacent to 20 beers and six wines on tap. After more than a year of renovating a former bank space, Barrett and his business partner, Scott Smith, have opened Tap's Deli & Brewhouse, a restaurant that offers deli-style lunch and dinner as well as craft beers and live music on weekends.

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  18. Soil and Water District launches county-wide conservation challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    In 1937, toward the end of the near decadelong Dust Bowl that caused widespread soil erosion coupled with a debilitating water shortages due to accompanying drought, President Franklin D. Roosevelt initiated legislation that led to the formation of soil and water conservation districts. Today those districts number more than 3,000 nationwide, including the Hillsborough Soil and Water Conservation District, based in Plant City and led by executive director Betty Jo Tompkins.

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  19. Tampa motorcyclist killed in Brandon crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    A Tampa motorcyclist was killed Wednesday night when a car turned into his path in Brandon, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Troopers say Ryan Lundy, 30, was riding westbound on State Road 60 around 11:40 p.m. when 18-year-old Katrina Taylor of Brandon, driving a 1998 Ford Escort, traveled in front of him while turning left onto Limona Road.

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  20. Faith helps new Valrico pet salon find a homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Grisel Robles couldn't believe who the voice on the other end of the phone belonged to when she called the landlord of a building where she wanted to open a new business. Robles, and her business partner, Carmen Carrasco, traversed the greater Brandon area for more than six months in search of an affordable location to open a pet salon.

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