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  1. Keiser appoints new library directorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Keiser University Clearwater recently announced that Jim Evans has joined the university as library director to further develop the growing library resources and to enhance services to the university and all communities in Pinellas County. Evans comes with a wealth of experience within the profession, having spent 15 years in college, public and corporate library environments.

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  2. Clearwater business newsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Rx Return Box Service announces CADCA membership CLEARWATER - RxReturn Box Service, a division of Red Bag Service, recently announced its membership and attendance at the week-long Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. RxReturn Box Service was developed as a new concept in the safe collection and disposal of excess or unused pharmaceutical materials.

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  3. Clearwater ferry service offers more beach stopsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Clearwater Ferry Services has announced new stops along several locations in Clearwater. The new stops include the following: * North Beach - Employees and patrons of the north end of Clearwater Beach can now be picked up or dropped off just behind the recreation center.

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  4. Clearwater approves red-light camera contractRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Clearwater city council members voted Aug. 20 to approve a clarification agreement for the operation of three red-light cameras maintained by RedFlex Traffic Systems. The 4-1 split decision, with Mayor George Cretekos casting the dissenting vote, extends the city's agreement with the company for an additional two years.

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  5. Clearwater receives funding for Stevenson Creek projectRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    After years in financial limbo, the city of Clearwater can finally put to bed a project that has been years in the making. City officials learned earlier this month that a request to the Army Corps of Engineers seeking an exception for a greater financial responsibility for the dredging of Stevenson Creek has been approved.

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  6. Help for workout newbies - Experts share tips for those starting their fitness journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Having a clear set of goals, with your trainer or on your own, is a key to longterm fitness success. Whether you want to drop a few pants sizes or sculpt your muscles into something that Arnold Schwarzenegger would be proud of, the first step of reaching a fitness goal is just to get up and get moving.

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  7. Alternative sources of produceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Tami Eiseman, left, shows off a package of tomatoes ready for delivery from the garage headquarters of Queen Bee Foods, run by her mother, Nancy Eiseman. Nancy Eiseman was standing in the aisles of a grocery store, dismayed at the options for organic produce, when she had an idea.

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  8. Pinellas Commissioners allocate a unanticipateda bed tax moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas County's Tourist Development Council fund has more than $6.7 million extra to spend this year, thanks to record bed tax collections. County commissioners unanimously approved a resolution Aug. 18 that appropriates $4,735,601 in 'unanticipated' Tourist Development Tax, aka bed tax, and reallocates $944,380 from the TDC reserve fund.

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  9. Clearwater transient charged with fleeing crash, resisting arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Clearwater transient about 3 p.m. Aug. 22 after he reportedly crashed into a mailbox and two other vehicles, causing bodily harm. He then fled the scene on foot.

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  10. Clearwater council starts 2016 budget talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Clearwater City Council members met on Aug. 17 in a special meeting to discuss upcoming budget issues. Among the items discussed were the addition of a number of full-time employees and future capital projects.

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  11. Clearwater hosts meeting on North Marina Area Master PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The city of Clearwater Planning and Development Department will host three public meetings at the North Greenwood Recreation Center, 900 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., designed to help develop the North Marina Area Master Plan. The first meeting is on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Refreshments will be provided.

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  12. Transient in jail on 3 bank robbery chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Clearwater police say Clinton Archer Wells is the man under the black fabric, which was stretched over his head as he robbed the Wells Fargo Bank Aug. 18. A 31-year-old transient remains in the Pinellas County Jail in lieu of bonds totaling $300,000 in connection with three bank robberies. Pinellas County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday afternoon that a man linked to a Dunedin bank robbery had been identified and charged.

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  13. Humane Society offers adoption specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Humane Society of Pinellas, at 3040 State Road 590 in Clearwater, is offering reduced adoption fees for cats and kittens. After the recent storms, the Humane Society of Pinellas finds itself flooded with cats and kittens.

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  14. Tax collector fast tracks concealed weapon license renewalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Beginning Tuesday, Aug.18, residents will be able to fast-track the renewal of their Florida concealed weapon license at the Pinellas County Tax Collector's main office at 315 Court Street in downtown Clearwater. There will be a $12 convenience fee in addition to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services' renewal fee.

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  15. Lita Ford and Kip Winger coming to the Capitol TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Lita Ford and Kip Winger will make their Capitol Theatre debut on Saturday, Aug. 29, at 8 p.m. A British born rocker who grew up on the streets of L.A., Lita Ford, is considered one of the most important female representatives of the rock genre. Ford is a founding member of the Runaways , one of the first girl groups who unexpectedly broke down barriers in the punk era as well as the male-dominated world or rock music, causing a stir with their six rebellious releases.

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  16. Classic rock double bill - Yes, Toto bring co-headlining summer tour to Ruth Eckerd HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The YES album 'Like It Is,' released in July, is a partial recording of the band's August 2014 concert at the Mesa Arts Center in Mesa, Arizona. CLEARWATER - Two of the world's most esteemed and treasured rock bands have joined forces this summer for a co-headlining North American tour.

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  17. Pinellas dedicates new Central Energy PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Elected officials, community leaders and construction professionals gathered Aug. 11 to dedicate Pinellas County's downtown district cooling Central Energy Plant, 501 Bay Ave. The plant is the heart of a system of generating and delivering chilled water through an underground distribution piping network to provide air conditioning to several county buildings throughout downtown Clearwater. The result is a state-of-the-art energy efficient chilled water system that provides low-energy cost air conditioning and a reduced carbon footprint.

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  18. YAC invites high school students to get involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Students who serve on the Pinellas County Youth Advisory Committee invite high school students who live in Pinellas County to attend an open house on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 3 p.m., in the fifth-floor Commissioners Conference Room in the Pinellas County Courthouse, 315 Court St. in Clearwater. The open house will provide teens with information about the YAC and ways that they can participate in local government.

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  19. Agencies assist after suspect flees into Gulf of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Coast Guard, Pinellas County Sheriff's Office and Clearwater Fire and Rescue assisted Clearwater police after a man reportedly ran into the Gulf of Mexico to avoid arrest the night of Aug. 12. The incident started when a Clearwater police officer observed a suspect involved in a drug deal on South Gulfview Boulevard, according to a post on the Department's Facebook page. In the officer's arrest affidavit, he states that he saw Allen Gary Smith, 36, a transient, involved in a 'hand-to-hand' drug deal about 9:49 p.m. When the officer approached, Smith ran between two buildings.

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  20. Clearwater man claims $2 million Mega Millions prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Florida Lottery announced that Robert Powers, 52, of Clearwater, claimed a $2 million Mega Millions prize from the drawing on Tuesday, Aug 4. The winning Quick Pick ticket matched all five of the white ball numbers, but did not match the Mega Ball. Powers added Megaplier to his ticket for $1, which multiplied his prize from $1 million to $2 million with the 2X Megaplier drawn.

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