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  1. Editorial: Out with outdated alcohol lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pinellas County took a big step out of the past when commissioners unanimously approved an ordinance updating the county's rules on Sunday alcohol sales. No longer will stores and restaurants have to wait until 11 a.m. on Sunday to sell alcoholic beverages.

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  2. First meeting to kick off campaign to renew Penny for Pinellas sales tax is Wednesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Penny for Pinellas 1-cent sales tax helped East Lake Fire Rescue buy three fire engines from Pierce Manufacturing at a cost of $1.6 million. The county's voters will choose whether to renew the tax for another 10 years in 2017.

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  3. Food Network star Katie Lee filmed in Gulfport, St. Petersburg for her Cooking Channel showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | St. Petersburg Times

    When Tampa Bay Times food critic Laura Reiley published a review of Stella's Deli in September 2012, she touted the corned beef hash and fried green tomatoes that have made the Gulfport restaurant famous. But it was her mention of a liverwurst and onion sandwich that started a frenzy.

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  4. Today is election day in 10 Pinellas communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | St. Petersburg Times

    Some mayor positions as well as city commission and council seats are open in Gulfport, Indian Rocks Beach, Madeira Beach, North Redington Beach, Redington Shores, Safety Harbor, South Pasadena, St. Pete Beach, Tarpon Springs and Treasure Island. In Madeira Beach, the future of the city is at stake as incumbents in favor of redevelopment face off against a ticket aiming to reverse many of the actions taken by elected officials recently and maintain the city as a small residential and fishing community.

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  5. Man falls off parasailing boat after medical episode, drowns in GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | St. Petersburg Times

    A Gulfport man apparently drowned Saturday after suffering a "medical episode" and falling overboard as he operated a parasailing boat, the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said. Howell was operating a Sun Sports Para-sail boat in the Gulf of Mexico about 300 yards offshore near the Trade Winds Island Grand Resort in St. Pete Beach, deputies said.

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  6. Church set to launch legal battle over Gulfport's historically-black Lincoln CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | St. Petersburg Times

    An African-American church whose efforts to take over a neglected cemetery have been thwarted by a 23-year-old woman now appears set to launch a legal battle to claim the historic property. "We do not believe that this particular piece of property should be in private hands.... We are striving for community ownership," the Rev.

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  7. Colorful cast vies for Gulfport Council seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | St. Petersburg Times

    When voters go to the polls on Tuesday, they will decide whether to reward two City Council incumbents with another two-year term. Linda Bailey filed to run in Ward 2 in November, then essentially disappeared.

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  8. Treasure Island explores selling sewer system to Pinellas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | St. Petersburg Times

    The city is considering a preliminary offer from Pinellas County to purchase its sewer system, which could mean lower rates for residents. City Manager Reid Silverboard said he has talked with Mark Woodard, Pinellas County administrator, and Mayor Robert Minning has spoken with county Commissioner John Morroni, who expressed an interest in the county taking over Treasure Island's sewage system.

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  9. Can you solve the mystery of this afflicted St. Petersburg statue?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | St. Petersburg Times

    She slumps beside the sidewalk on a plaster stump, right arm resting on her thigh. Her right hand fell off long ago.

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  10. Development, upcoming priorities are keys to Gulfport electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | St. Petersburg Times

    City Council elections are a few weeks away, and the race is drawing its share of attention. On the ballot this year, council member Christine Brown faces challenger Linda Bailey to represent Ward 2, and Ward 4 incumbent Michael Fridovich is running against Richard Fried, Bobby Reynolds, and Ernie Stone.

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  11. Partnership to save historic African-American cemetery ends when one side takes controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    The effort to rehabilitate Lincoln Cemetery, a historic burial ground for prominent African-Americans established in 1926, was a team effort: A black congregation, Greater Mount Zion AME Church in St. Petersburg, wanted to take over the neglected property. A white volunteer, Vanessa Gray, organized clean-ups.

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  12. Retrial of former Jabil executive facing death penalty can move forward, Florida Supreme Court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Florida Supreme Court ruled Monday that the retrial of a former Jabil executive charged with killing his estranged wife and her friend can move forward. Patrick Evans' case came to a halt last year after the state's highest court ruled only unanimous juries can sentence defendants to death and that the current law requiring a 10-2 jury vote for the death penalty can't be applied to pending trials.

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  13. Deadline for Pinellas voters to register for March municipal elections is Feb. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    New voters in Gulfport, Indian Rocks Beach, Madeira Beach, North Redington Beach, Redington Shores, Safety Harbor, South Pasadena, St. Pete Beach, Tarpon Springs and Treasure Island must register by this deadline to take part in the March 14 elections in their respective cities. Voters who are already registered don't need to worry about the Feb. 13 deadline, but they should update their voter registration addresses.

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  14. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Feb. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Festival attendees paint on the NOMAD art bus during Localtopia on Saturday February 7th, 2015 at Williams Park in Downtown St. Pete. NOMAD stands for Neighborhood-Oriented Mobile Art ' Design.

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  15. Buddhist monks draw a crowd as sand mandala gets under way in St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    By week's end this is what the mandala will look like that monks from the Drepung Gomang monastery in India are constructing at Florida CraftArt in St. Petersburg. Fine grains of sand are laid down through metal tools to create the World Peace Sand Mandala.

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  16. Family pleads for help in fatal Gulfport hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Almost a month after Frankie McCray was hit by a car and killed while crossing the street, his family pleaded with the public Thursday for help in finding the driver. "This is unbearable pain.

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  17. EditorialsEditorial: Kriseman's sewage claims smell funnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Sewage flows into Tampa Bay in September. More than 200 million gallons of sewage was released into the bay and other watersheds last year.

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  18. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Treasure Island Kite Festival : Competitors send their kites to the sky in this festival featuring dual-line and multi-line sport kite flying set to music. The weekend long show features tricks, precision flying, huge patriotic themed kites, kite games, kite making classes and a lighted night fly.

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  19. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    Times 08/23/2011, Gulfport). Agnes Shovlin , searches for the right banana during her morning shopping at the Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market.

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  20. Searching for a school in Pinellas? Here are five things to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Kindergarten student Carlos Pennington, 5, left, plays with Samantha Haines and her son Niel, 4, a potential student, during Discovery Night at Gulfport Elementary on Dec. 9. If you are one of the thousands of Pinellas County families searching for a school for 2017-18, you have come to the right place. Our annual "School Search" special section is built around the Jan. 4 start of the application period for magnet, fundamental and high school career programs in the Pinellas public school system.

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