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  1. Fennelly: Coach Steve Nunno seeks an Olympic returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    "You've got to land it!" Steve Nunno said, loudly, clearly. "Your mindset can't be I don't want to make a mistake.

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  2. SoccerGeorgi Hristov's game sizzles for RowdiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | St. Petersburg Times

    Midfielder Georgi Hristov is stopped on his scoring attempt in the first half. The Tampa Bay Rowdies played the Carolina Rail Hawks in N.A.S.L. action at Al Lang Stadium in St Petersburg, FL on Saturday evening, April 23, 2016.

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  3. Tampa police to hold three community forums in response to DOJ bike-ticket reportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Ronald L. Davis, Director of Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, and Mayor Bob Buckhorn joined Tampa police Chief Eric Ward to speak to the media regarding the Department of Justice's COPS review of the Tampa Police Department's bike stopping and ticketing practices. Next month police will hold three community forums to gather public feedback about its operations.

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  4. Bucs rookie Danny Vitale shows versatility againRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Danny Vitale 's position at Northwestern was called "super back" as a nod to his unique athletic versatility, and the sixth-round draft pick hopes to continue that hybrid Swiss Army knife role as a Bucs rookie. "I think I actually fell into a great situation - I did this pretty much in college," said Vitale, enjoying his first practice at rookie minicamp.

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  5. Tampa police plan outreach in response to federal critique of bike ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Watch for a public outreach campaign soon from the Tampa Police Department in response to a yearlong Justice Department review that pointed to flaws in the agency's bike ticketing practices. Police Chief Eric Ward told the City Council on Thursday that in coming months he plans several community meetings and is looking to create an app residents can use to give the department feedback on the report and ways police can improve.

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  6. Ex-Gators, Jefferson High star Deiondre Porter faces chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Former Florida cornerback and Jefferson High star Deiondre Porter was arrested late Monday at his home in Riverview on a warrant related to the armed robbery of a cell phone shop in Jacksonville this month. According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, two black males with handguns approached a T-Mobile store just after employees were closing it on April 4. The suspects told the store's employees to reenter the building and ordered them to open the safe.

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  7. No single solution to problems on Tampa's S Howard AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Parts of it are poorly lit. Parking is scarce. It floods. Traffic crawls. The sidewalks are narrow, uneven and overcrowded.

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  8. MedicineExperts say research shows promise for a breast cancer vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    That's exactly the technology a Florida-based company is hoping to bring to the market in the not-so-distant future. The company, TapImmune Inc., is teaming up with the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville to test two vaccines that could help the body fend off certain types of breast, ovarian and lung cancers.

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  9. Final free throw sends DePaul to Sweet 16 in upsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Jessica January's strong start put her team ahead but it was her last point that sent DePaul to the Sweet 16. January had 18 of her season-high 25 points in the first half and No. 6 seed DePaul held off third seed Louisville 73-72 Sunday in the second round of the women's NCAA Tournament in the Dallas Region.

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  10. Sunken Gardens wedding continues family traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    On Friday night, Lee, 26, married Alysa Gibes in the same garden, sliding his grandmother's vintage ring on her finger. Gibes, 26, walked down the aisle to Christina Perri's A Thousand Years , wearing an empire-waisted gown with lace overlaying the palest of pink underneath.

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  11. Music Planner: Rihanna ready to 'Work,' Adam Lambert glams it up, Coheed and Cambria get realRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    On the surface, it would seem the singer has it all going on - a chart-topping new album, Drake on speed dial and, as of February, the third-most No. 1 singles in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, surpassing Michael Jackson and trailing only Mariah Carey and the Beatles.

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  12. Hawkers Asian Street Fare brings sidewalk peddler's food to St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    You can when Hawkers Asian Street Fare opens its new restaurant on Central Avenue in St. Petersburg's Edge District on March 15. Hawkers, which is what those street peddlers are called, will serve dishes like roti canai and stir fry udon , made from scratch and from the founders' family recipes. The 5,000-square-foot restaurant at 1235 Central Ave., which formerly housed Taps and Tequila, has been completely rebuilt.

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  13. USF women beat Temple to reach AAC tournament finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    USF's Courtney Williams, right, tries to knock the ball away from Temple's Feyonda Fitzgerald during the first half of their American Athletic Conference tournament semifinal. Williams scores 20 of her 22 in the second half as the Bulls pull away for a 64-46 victory that sends them to today's championship game against unbeaten UConn.

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  14. USF's Laksa named AAC women's basketball freshman of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    USF 6-footer Kitija Laksa, a Latvian long-range specialist whose 70 3-pointers led the American Athletic Conference, was named Friday the league's freshman of the year in women's basketball. Laksa joins Jessica Dickson as the only Bulls players to win league freshman of the year honors.

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  15. Take it Outside Planner: Visit Big Talbot Island, look for cranes and fish for sheepsheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    If you have never been to a maritime forest, northeast Florida's Big Talbot Island is well worth it. This state park near Jacksonville is one of the last undeveloped "sea islands" in that area of the state.

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  16. Allegiant Air had five emergency landings out of Florida during holiday weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Allegiant Air closed out 2015 with five emergency landings on flights departing Florida in just one week, capping a difficult year from a public relations standpoint for the airline. One of the five was a Dec. 26 flight that departed St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport bound for Missouri that declared an emergency for an undisclosed "maintenance issue."

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  17. Villanova puts emphatic end to Xavier's undefeated startRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Ryan Arcidiacono clapped as he hustled back on defense after hitting another 3-pointer that pushed the Big East opener toward a rout and got another packed Villanova crowd on its feet. Arcidiacono had 27 points including seven 3-pointers and showed No.

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  18. Tropic Ocean Air to begin commercial service at Albert Whitted Airport in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Fort Lauderdale-based private jet company is bringing commercial air service back to Albert Whitted Airport beginning in February with nonstop flights to and from St. Petersburg and Fort Lauderdale International Airport. It's the first of what Tropic Ocean Air CEO, Rob Ceravolo predicts will be many flights coming to Albert Whitted, which for decades has only been a private general aviation airport.

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  19. Florida Supreme Court approves new congressional mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Saying it was putting "much needed finality" to Florida's congressional redistricting process, the Florida Supreme Court on Wednesday approved a congressional redistricting map nearly five years after lawmakers began the process. The 5-2 decision validated the map drawn by the challengers and approved by Leon District Court Judge Terry Lewis after the Florida Legislature tried and failed to agree to a map in a special redistricting session.

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  20. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Times Thousands of LED Christmas lights greet visitors into Christmas Town at the front gates of Busch Gardens. Busch Gardens Tampa Bay offered the Times a behind the scenes look at the setup for their newest feature Christmas Town.

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