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  1. Irma 5 mins ago 10:34 p.m.Raw sewage floods Polk neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Two days after power failures left Polk County lift stations unable to function, toilet water was still leaking from underground on International Bass Boulevard in Davenport. Utility crews raced from one lift station to another, pumping excess waste water.

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  2. Trinis ride out storm in closetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | Trinidad Guardian

    A Trinidadian who evacuated her Clearwater, Florida, home to flee Hurricane Irma still ended up facing the storm's fury yesterday. Glenda Maiden and her family woke up to a tornado warning in Davenport, Florida, at a safe haven house.

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  3. Floridians exploring Huntsville as they wait for Irma to passRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | WTVM

    ... place so we decided while we are here, let's go visit the most important areas of Alabama," said Jorge Monroy from Davenport, Florida. They, like so many other Floridians jumped in their car and made the long trip North. As people wait out the storm ...

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  4. Providence Team Announces Fundraising Schedule for Making Strides...Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 9 | PR.com

    ... There is also a casino night and other events, all of which lead to fundraising that breaks records every year. Davenport, FL, September 09, 2017 --( PR.com )-- Organizers, sponsors, residents, and participants for the events to raise funds for ...

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  5. HFF announces $26.75M financing for garden-style apartments in the Orlando MSARead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 5 | PressReleasePoint

    September 5, 2017 - Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. announces the $26.75 million acquisition and bridge financing for Village at Town Center, a 240-unit, garden-style apartment community located in the Central Florida community of Davenport, Florida, within the Orlando MSA. The HFF team worked on behalf of Beachwold Residential to secure the acquisition and bridge loan, which was provided by NXT Capital.

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  6. TheatreWorks finds a home, 'Grindr' set to premiere, Null-state has concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Desiree Montes , Ali Molnar, Bethany Hafer and Frida SA derdahl star in "The Marvelous Wonderettes," the first show in TheatreWorks Florida's new home in Davenport. Desiree Montes , Ali Molnar, Bethany Hafer and Frida SA derdahl star in "The Marvelous Wonderettes," the first show in TheatreWorks Florida's new home in Davenport.

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  7. Judge permits eviction orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | Altoona Mirror

    ... Milby and his wife, Violet, sometimes reside in one of the seven mobile homes at the park but primarily reside in Davenport, Fla. Court records also indicate Milby is the sole trustee of SCM, a trust that Milby said was set up to help working ...

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  8. Man who 'stabbed aunt to death' hangs himself in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | Daily Mail

    Florida man, 46, who 'stabbed his aunt to death and launched a frenzied knife attack on his father' hangs himself in jail A Florida man who was arrested for fatally stabbing his aunt and knifing his father 23 times in front of a young relative before breaking into his estranged wife's house was found hanging in his jail cell on Sunday. Pedro Vega Jr, 46, was arrested on Wednesday in connection to the stabbing death of 59-year-old Rosa Iris Vega in a home near Davenport.

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  9. Man accused of murdering aunt in Davenport found dead in jail after apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | WFLA

    ... and was arrested last week after deputies say he stabbed his aunt to death and stabbed his father 23 times in Davenport. An unharmed 4-year-old was also found at the gruesome crime scene covered in blood. Vega was arrested on several charges, ...

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  10. Kenneth James CrowlRead the original story

    Friday Sep 1 | Salem News

    ... an active member of First United Methodist Church in Columbiana as well as the Citrus Ridge Neighborhood Church in Davenport, Fla. He volunteered with He is survived by his wife, the former Suzanne Heintzelman, whom he married June 16, 1956; two ...

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  11. Florida man 'fatally stabs aunt and injures his father'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Daily Mail

    'He's evil in the flesh': Police arrest violent ex-convict who 'stabbed to death his aunt and knifed his own father 23 times' Pedro Vega Jr, 46, is accused of killing Rosa Vega, 59, and injuring his father Pedro Vega Sr, 70, in Davenport, Florida Vega also alleged had tried to break into the home of his estranged wife but was shot twice in the process Officials say Vega had been in hiding at his aunt's house over another assault case, and that Rosa Vega had been protecting him Authorities in Florida today apprehended a man wanted for fatally stabbing his aunt and knifing his father 23 times in front of a young relatives before breaking into his estranged wife's house.

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  12. Police: Florida man fatally stabs aunt, injures his fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... and digital newspaper replica. Please click here to select a subscription, or login if you are already a member. DAVENPORT, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a 45-year-old Florida man stabbed his father 23 times and fatally stabbed his aunt before ...

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  13. Trail of blood found in manhunt leads to violent crime sceneRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 30 | CBS News

    A man accused of killing his aunt and stabbing his father 23 times at a home near Davenport, Florida was found bleeding on the side of a road Wednesday morning, reports CBS affiliate WKMG . Police say they were called just after midnight to the home of the estranged wife of suspect Pedro Vega Jr., who had allegedly tried to force his way in before being shot by someone inside.

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  14. Deputies: Troopers in Osceola County arrest man who fatally stabbed aunt near DavenportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | WFTV Orlando

    ... POLK COUNTY, Fla. - A 46-year-old man who fatally stabbed his 59-year-old aunt early Wednesday at a home near Davenport was arrested by troopers in Osceola County, the Polk County Sheriff's Office said. Deputies said troopers found Pedro Vega Jr. ...

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  15. Deputies: Manhunt underway for man who fatally stabbed aunt near DavenportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | WFTV Orlando

    ... manhunt is underway for a 46-year-old man who fatally stabbed his 59-year-old aunt early Wednesday at a home near Davenport, the Polk County Sheriff's Office said. Investigators said Pedro Vega Jr. broke into the home of his estranged wife, ...

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  16. Man stabs aunt to death, injures father in Polk County, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Polk County Sheriff's deputies say a 46-year-old man stabbed his aunt to death and also stabbed and bound his father this morning in a home near Davenport. Deputies responded around 12:30 a.m. to a home in the 1600 block of Davenport Boulevard near Davenport after receiving a call about a man later identified as Pedro Vega Jr. breaking into his estranged wife's house.

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  17. Man arrested in connection with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Polk County deputies arrested a man who was on the run, wanted in connection with a violent stabbing and homicide in Davenport. Deputies responded to a home in the 1600 block of Davenport Blvd around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday after neighbors heard gunshots being fired, said Scott Wilder with the Polk County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. BOLO: Deputies search for murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | ABC Action News

    Flood Warning issued August 29 at 9:31PM EDT expiring August 31 at 9:00PM EDT in effect for: Hillsborough Flood Warning issued August 29 at 9:31PM EDT expiring August 30 at 9:30PM EDT in effect for: DeSoto Flood Warning issued August 29 at 9:31PM EDT expiring September 2 at 3:30AM EDT in effect for: Hillsborough Flood Warning issued August 29 at 9:31PM EDT expiring August 30 at 9:31PM EDT in effect for: Sarasota DAVENPORT, Fla. - The Polk County Sheriff's Office has issued a 'Be On The Lookout' for a homicide suspect after a woman was killed inside a home early Wednesday morning in Davenport.

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  19. Cops turned away from eateryRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Fox News

    On the evening of August 26, bars and restaurants from coast to coast were flooded with patrons eager to watch the highly anticipated boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. However, "The Money Fight" soon sparked a showdown in real life when a Davenport, Fla.

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  20. Deputies allegedly turned away at restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | ABC Action News

    Flood Warning issued August 28 at 9:59AM EDT expiring September 1 at 5:00PM EDT in effect for: Hillsborough Flood Warning issued August 28 at 9:59AM EDT expiring August 31 at 7:00AM EDT in effect for: Manatee Flood Warning issued August 28 at 9:59AM EDT expiring August 28 at 6:45PM EDT in effect for: Manatee Flood Warning issued August 28 at 9:59AM EDT expiring August 29 at 9:59AM EDT in effect for: DeSoto Flood Warning issued August 28 at 9:49AM EDT expiring August 28 at 10:49PM EDT in effect for: Sarasota Flood Warning issued August 28 at 9:49AM EDT expiring September 2 at 1:00AM EDT in effect for: Hillsborough DAVENPORT, Fla.

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