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  1. Deputies: Driver kills Brandon cyclist, 73, in hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    A cyclist died in what authorities said is a hit-and-run crash, according to the Hillsborough County Sherrif's Office. John Dilgard, 73, was riding a mountain bike southbound on Kings Avenue S about 12:42 a.m., the agency reported.

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  2. If it's a sellers' market, why are so many Tampa Bay sellers cutting their prices?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    This four-bedroom house on John Moore Road on the Alafia River in Brandon originally was listed at $609,000. It has had several price reductions, most recently to $449,000 on Aug. 16..

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  3. Sears at Tampa's University Mall among closing 46 storesRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Sears at the Citrus Park Mall, shown here in late May, closed in the summer. Now the retailer plans to close its location at University Mall in Tampa.

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  4. Lawsuit: Realtor sold urine-soaked home that sheltered feral catsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    The owner of this Valrico home filed a lawsuit accusing the realtor who sold it to him of using it to house feral cats, then attempted to cover up the stench of cat urine that had seeped into everything. [realtor.com] It was early April.

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  5. Fifty for the ages: The top coaches in Tampa Bay historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    We're always looking for the next great sports debate, something fresh to discuss and deliberate, a subject or list invoking contemplation and cross-examination. This wasn't some list we slapped together over lunch.

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  6. East Tampa woman arrested in the death of her roommateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    A woman is facing a second-degree murder charges after her roommate was found stabbed to death Monday morning, police said. Carol Handa-Dobis, 65, was found with multiple wounds to her neck they believe came from a knife just before 10 a.m. in a home at 3902 E 21st Ave. Tampa police received descriptions of her roommate while investigating.

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  7. St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman doesn't believe allegations against Kevin KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman speaks to the crowd at St. Petersburg City Hall after he was sworn in for a second term.

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  8. In need of deputies, Hillsborough sheriff loosens college, tattoo and drug use rules for new hiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Cadet Cody Gibb , of Brandon, listens to Detective Xavier Palacios during class Friday at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa.The Sheriff's Office has relaxed some its hiring requirements to address a deputy shortage. [MONICA HERNDON] An uncle who retired from a career in law enforcement suggested he follow in his footsteps, and Gibb, a 24-year-old Brandon resident, liked the idea.

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  9. Group homes brace for radical overhaul of federal foster care fundingRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Several cottages, both for girls and boys, can be seen on campus at Lake Magdalene group home in Tampa on Thursday, July 19, 2018. The group foster home is owned by Hillsborough County where teens have been seeking refuge since the 1940s.

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  10. Rays 2020 brings 'road show' to Sun City Center ChamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Business leaders and volunteers determined to help the Rays baseball team find a new stadium home in Ybor City are willing to go to every corner of Tampa Bay to raise awareness and support. Tampa Bay Rays 2020 brought its road show to the Sun City Center Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Thursday with the expressed purpose of getting members in this 55-plus community to embrace the proposed $892 million Ybor City stadium and support the local team.

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  11. Tampa provocateur charged in fracas over racist slur returns to corner, claims self-defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Tony Daniel stands at the corner of Kennedy and South Hyde Park Park Avenue on Monday, three days after he was arrested on the same corner and charged with assault. The charge stems from a physical altercation with two Brandon women who objected to the use of the n-word on his sign.

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  12. Woman killed by Tampa garbage truck wore hearing aids, not earbudsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    A confused witness reported that Marcia Woodside Rivers wore earbuds the day she was crushed to death on Davis Islands by a city garbage truck. One was in her ear and the other had fallen to the ground, after the big blue truck hit her on a sidewalk June 26 and dragged her 20 to 30 feet into the street, the report states.

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  13. Deputies: Tampa man charged with murder after burglary accomplice shot dead by homeownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Earnest Cherry Jr., 36, is charged with second-degree felony murder in connection to the Nov. 28 death of 40-year-old Chike Tim. [Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office] TAMPA - A Tampa man has been charged with murder after a November break-in attempt resulted in the death of his accomplice, deputies said.

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  14. Police identify woman struck, killed by garbage truck on Davis IslandsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    A female pedestrian was struck and killed by a city garbage truck Tuesday morning on Davis Islands, Tampa police said. Police received a call at 9:14 a.m. about an accident involving a pedestrian on Davis Boulevard near Aegean Drive, on the north side of Davis Islands near Seaborn Day School.

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  15. Couple leased someone else's home to 12 families at same time, Largo police sayRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    A couple leased this Largo home to a number of families at the same time in a fraud scheme police learned of Tuesday. The 1,400-square-foot home has three bedrooms, two baths and a pool, and a market value of about $233,000 [Douglas R. Clifford LARGO - At least 12 families leased the same Largo home at the same time and lost as much as $4,300 each in a fraud scheme run by a couple who portrayed themselves as owners of the property, Largo police said.

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  16. St. Pete police investigating social media threat against Pride eventRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Police are investigating a threat against St. Pete Pride weekend based on a social media comment left on a Tampa Bay Times story. A Facebook commenter used an alias to post the threat on a story about a pop-up gay club planned for the EDGE district Friday and Saturday nights.

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  17. A scam targets Catholics. Can you do a favor for a priest?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Several Catholic churches in the Tampa Bay area have been targeted in a scam that tries to get people to believe they are doing a favor for a priest and helping someone in need. "It's really aggravating, but it is obviously very clever, because they are targeting faithful people who are typically generous people and using a public figure in the pastor," said John Boyle, IT administrator for area three parishes.

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  18. Caps' Backstrom back for Game 4 of East final vs. LightningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Nicklas Backstrom returned to the Capitals' lineup for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference final against the Tampa Bay Lightning. He missed Washington's past four games with a right hand injury.

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  19. Clearwater neighborhood wonders: Who shot a peacock with an arrow?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Suncoast Animal League executive director Rick Chaboudy wrote about the incident on the organization's Facebook page on May 12. He said three days prior he was called out to the Greenbriar Estates neighborhood, where neighbors have long been at odds over the peacocks that roam the neighborhood. Chaboudy said he saw a peacock perched on a roof along Timber Lane with a nearly 3-foot-long arrow sticking out of its body.

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  20. Dry no more: Tampa Bay is set to get soaked this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    A low-pressure system churning its way up the Gulf of Mexico doused the region with up to three inches of rain Monday, according to the National Weather Service. The potential tropical system brought soaking rain and thunderstorms to the region, with areas of Brandon and East Hillsborough seeing three inches of rain and parts of Pinellas getting a little over two inches, said meteorologist Andrew McKaughan.

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