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  1. Editorial: Reasonable standards needed for rideshare companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | St. Petersburg Times

    Hillsborough County and the rideshare companies Uber and Lyft have a common interest in ending a yearlong standoff on passenger service. Uber and Lyft are increasingly popular, and they aren't going away -but they also cannot be allowed to thumb their noses at local regulations and operate at will in violation of reasonable safety standards.

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  2. Editorial: New EDC good for St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | St. Petersburg Times

    Johnson & Johnson's decision to bring a headquarters for corporate services and 500 jobs to Hillsborough County testifies to Tampa Bay's attractive climate and lifestyle - and to the value of vigorous business recruitment. A private-public partnership called the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. helped persuade the pharmaceutical giant to expand to an office complex near Fletcher Avenue and Interstate 75. With its bustling downtown, Tropicana Field, the Gateway area, the Dome Industrial District and the Skyway Marina District, St. Petersburg is also ripe for aggressive business recruitment.

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  3. Teacher shirts in Hillsborough strike a nerve when they advertise a churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    More than 2,000 Hillsborough County public school teachers received t-shirts this week that advertise a megachurch with conservative values, fueling a backlash from some who said the gesture was inappropriate. The back of the shirts say "Staff" in large letters, and underneath are the words, "In Partnership with Idlewild Baptist Church."

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  4. Ten reasons to love high school football in Hillsborough CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | St. Petersburg Times

    Friday marks the official start to the 2015 football season - one that promises up to 16 weeks of competition, culminating in the chance for teams to bring home a state championship, which hasn't been done in Hillsborough County since 2011. But outside of the X's and O's, playoff favorites and highly touted recruits, there are a lot of fun things that Hillsborough County high school football has to offer.

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  5. Deputy-Involved Shooting In Hillsborough CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WFLA-AM Tampa

    Two people are dead, one of whom was shot by a Hillsborough Sheriff's deputy during a confrontation Tuesday afternoon. The Hillsborough sheriff's office says deputies arrived at a house on Smoken Gun Lane in Thonotosassa, in northeast Hillsborough County, on a domestic call.

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  6. Hillsborough: Share your first day photos using #TBTBackToSchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    Chase Stone, 5, of Holiday, is welcomed to Gulfside Elementary School in Pasco County, moments before the first bell during the first day of school on Monday. Hillsborough County goes back to school on Tuesday.

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  7. Hillsborough: Disciplinary changes begin as school startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Hillsborough: Disciplinary changes begin as school starts As students in Hillsborough County head back to school, there are lots of new changes happening this year. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1Eh1xJD These changes have to do with the student handbook, and how your child is disciplined if he or she gets in trouble.

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  8. Speed a factor in fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... of Cynthia Dokmo, a former Republican member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives who represented the Hillsborough 6 District from 1994 to 2010. She has also been a school board member and worked as an attorney for the firm Dresher & Dokmo. ...

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  9. Hillsborough working to improve grad ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | ABC Action News

    Kids in Hillsborough County schools are heading back to school Tuesday morning facing a serious budget crisis. Now, District leaders say they're working to make sure those money problems do not affect the classroom.

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  10. Eakins on the day before Hillsborough schools start: "It's way more than just academics"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | St. Petersburg Times

    Jeff Eakins had good reasons for choosing Leto High School for Monday's back-to-school news conference - an annual tradition for the Hillsborough County district but his first ever as superintendent. The school has a child development center, Little Leto.

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  11. Prep Football Preview: Hillsborough teams could benefit from changing landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Tampa Bay Online

    High school football in Florida has a different landscape with the changing of districts and classifications for several teams. With the regular season starting Friday, we begin a five-day series previewing the districts involving teams from Hillsborough and Pinellas counties.

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  12. Roadside shrines are stark remindersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | UnionLeader.com

    ... of love, loss and the choices that people make. "That's where Sean got his wings," says Marilyn Powers of Hillsborough. Her son, Sean Powers, was a Hopkinton police officer who had served two tours of duty with the Marines in Iraq. He was heading ...

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  13. Editorial: Hillsborough should fund land-buying programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    Hillsborough County has no excuse for starving its popular environmental lands program for money - especially now, as the recovering economy has put local government in a strong position to buy endangered lands and as developers look to build anew in far-flung areas. County commissioners should commit to an adequate revenue stream to the conservation program and look more broadly at matching grants and development changes that could help put more sensitive properties into public hands.

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  14. Editorial: Smart move on Hillsborough probation servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    Hillsborough County commissioners rightly rejected a for-profit company to handle misdemeanor probation services this week in favor of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. This is a wise move that turns over the services to a capable government agency that is well equipped to handle the job.

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  15. Editorial: Time for courts to take over redistrictingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... not budge much or continue to negotiate. The real casualties of this debacle are the voters, particularly in Hillsborough County. Sen. Tom Lee, R-Brandon, had persuaded the Senate to adjust congressional districts so that Hillsborough voters would ...

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  16. Scott Walker 2.0 hits the comeback trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Washington Post

    U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker talks to voters during a campaign stop at Morse Sporting Goods in Hillsborough, New Hampshire August 20, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder Those probably aren't the words most voters attending rallies in the early months of his campaign might have chosen.

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  17. Tallahassee's re-dysfunction junction; Jeb's 'anchor baby'...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Politico

    ... Matt Dixon : The biggest sticking point is over "consistency." The upper chamber's plan reduces splits in Hillsborough County, but pushed the Orlando-based seat of Republican Dan Webster into Lake County, which House redistricting chairman Jose ...

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  18. Region's oldest bus fleet slowly improvingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | ABC Action News

    Flood Warning issued August 20 at 11:18AM EDT expiring August 24 at 11:00PM EDT in effect for: Hillsborough Flood Warning issued August 20 at 11:18AM EDT expiring August 21 at 11:18AM EDT in effect for: Sarasota Flood Warning issued August 20 at 11:18AM EDT expiring August 21 at 11:18AM EDT in effect for: Pasco Flood Warning issued August 20 at 11:18AM EDT expiring August 21 at 11:18AM EDT in effect for: Hernando, Pasco Flood Warning issued August 20 at 10:26PM EDT expiring August 22 at 5:00AM EDT in effect for: Manatee Flood Warning issued August 20 at 11:18AM EDT expiring August 21 at 11:18AM EDT in effect for: Hardee Flood Warning issued August 20 at 11:18AM EDT expiring August 21 at 11:18AM EDT in effect for: DeSoto Flood Warning issued August 19 at 9:57PM EDT expiring August 22 at 5:00PM EDT in effect for: Hillsborough Flood Warning issued August 18 at 10:33AM EDT expiring August 21 ... (more)

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  19. Joseph M. Joeb, former Hillsborough teacher, beloved curmudgeon, pens his own obituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... all, survived an earlier bout with lung cancer, and so he was already past his "sell-by" date. Employed by Hillsborough County schools for 22 years, Mr. Joeb wrote that his high standards for the junior high and high school students he taught got ...

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  20. Meals on Wheels gets $50,000 boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... adults in New Hampshire. NHCAS members offer services in six counties: Belknap, Carroll, Coos, Grafton, Hillsborough and Merrimack. This service area includes more than 50 percent of the state's population. Last year, coalition agencies served more ...

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