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  1. Those three letters: Daughter's fall helps her see the mom she should beRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    She sits outside the sewing circle, her plastic chair tipped toward the door. Like all the other inmates, she wears gray scrubs.

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  2. St. Petersburg review commission rejects woman's carport requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Pamella Settlegoode stands in front of her St. Petersburg home, where she has been trying for 11 years to add a carport to her grand Spanish style home in the Allendale neighborhood. A review commission rejected her request for a variance for the carport on Wednesday.

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  3. Epilogue: Tasker Beal gave his life a " and love a " to Ridgecrest communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | St. Petersburg Times

    He was at the office by 6:30, ready for a full day of work as a physicist. He came home at 4 for a few sweet moments in the recliner.

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  4. Police: Driver may have suffered medical issue before driving into lake in LargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    The driver who was found dead after driving a car into a lake on Friday may have suffered a medical issue before the crash, police said. Toni Wallace, 32, was pronounced dead at the scene near Lake Judy Lee Drive.

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  5. Vehicle drives into lake in Largo, one person escapes, one rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | St. Petersburg Times

    One woman escaped from a vehicle that drove into a lake south of East Bay Drive in Largo on Friday while a second woman was rescued from the submerged vehicle by Largo Fire and Rescue. Officials responded to the scene at about 8:30 p.m. when they found the vehicle completely underwater, according to Largo Police Department Lt.

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  6. Tampa Bay area personnel appointments, promotions and announcementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    CBIZ & MHM, Clearwater, announces the addition of Marie Streetman and Deborah Holden as bookkeepers at the firm. Streetman most recently served as a bookkeeper at Prida Guida & Co.

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  7. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for April 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    APRIL 15: Musician Esperanza Spalding attends the Tiffany & Co. Blue Book Gala at The Cunard Building on April 15, 2016 in New York City.

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  8. 'Forbes' names Largo among best places for retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    Forbes released this month its annual list of best places to retire, and one Tampa Bay city made the cut: Largo, nestled in the middle of Pinellas County with a population of about 80,000. Forbes assessed several economic and quality-of-life factors to land on the group of 25 cities, including three others in Florida.

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  9. Pinellas news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    TOURISM LUNCHEON: The Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual Tourism Luncheon at the TradeWinds Island Grand Resort, 5500 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, on May 5. Guest speaker will be Kelly Frailey Covato, travel lead for Facebook and Instagram. She'll share her experience with driving destination awareness and increasing visitation.

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  10. Clearwater man accused of stealing mail from drop box in LargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | St. Petersburg Times

    A man is accused of stealing mail from a drop box outside the post office on 8th Avenue SW, police said. Gustavo Eduardo Nunez Suarez, 33, of Clearwater, faces a charge of scheme to defraud, according to investigators.

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  11. Largo woman arrested for attempted murder after stabbing man in Walsingham ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pinellas County sheriff's deputies arrested a Largo woman for attempted murder after detectives said she stabbed her drug dealer Saturday evening in Walsingham Park. According to authorities, Erin R. Jackson, 26, pulled a pocket knife just after 6 p.m. on 21-year-old Richard Richardson, who was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

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  12. Parents, others help out after a Pinellas charter school management company disappearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | St. Petersburg Times

    A management company responsible for running four Pinellas County charter schools has disappeared from the scene after recently being challenged about financial and operational problems. The sudden absence of Newpoint Education Partners has forced parents and members of the two volunteer boards overseeing the schools to pick up the pieces.

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  13. County agrees to fund EMS jobs in three fire departments to reduce workloadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | St. Petersburg Times

    Three of the county's major fire departments have become so overloaded with emergency medical services calls and paperwork that the county has agreed to fund three administrative jobs to help manage the workload. If Pinellas commissioners approve the funding this month, the county will distribute a total of about $800,000 to Clearwater, Largo and Pinellas Park to fund the positions, called EMS coordinators, through this year and next year.

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  14. Largo man twice accused of impersonating an officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Largo police arrested a 35-year-old man twice last weekend on charges that he posed as an undercover narcotics investigator and tried to conduct a traffic stop while driving more than 100 mph, according to arrest reports. The first time officers arrested Todd Blumencranz, he was in his apartment complex at 601 Rosery Road NE on Saturday and introduced himself to one of the residents as Todd Miller, a Pinellas Sheriff's Office narcotics deputy, and asked him to follow him out to his "unmarked" 2007 silver Nissan Altima.

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  15. Pinellas sheriff: Nine overdose deaths in 2016 linked to counterfeit XanaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Counterfeit Xanax pills laced with Fentanyl likely have killed nine people in Pinellas County this year, Sheriff Bob Gualtieri said Monday. "People need to immediately stop buying Xanax on the street because their life literally depends on it," he said at a news conference.

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  16. Police: 91-year-old man dies from fall during turn on PSTA busRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    An elderly man has died from injuries he suffered when he tipped over on a mobility scooter while riding a Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority bus earlier this month, St. Petersburg police said Monday. Police said the driver stopped after the 91-year-old man fell during a turn, but neglected to call authorities or his PSTA dispatcher to report the incident.

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  17. Pinellas school news: Many seats remain open for school choice programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Pinellas County School District this week began accepting late applications for magnet, fundamental and career programs for the 2016-17 school year. Of the district's 70 choice programs, 46 still have open seats in the entry-level grades - kindergarten, sixth grade and ninth grade.

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  18. Book events: Florida Antiquarian Book Fair continues through SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    St. Petersburg's second annual SunLit Festival concludes today. For a complete list of events go to sunlitfestival.blogspot.com or facebook.com/SunLitFestival .

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  19. Pinellas news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    JELLY BEAN FLING EVENT: Join the Junior League of St. Petersburg as it hosts its annual Jelly Bean Fling from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 26 at Vinoy Park, 701 Shore Drive NE. The event will feature an Easter egg hunt, the Easter Bunny, photo opportunities and prizes.

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  20. Largo mourns death of former longtime commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    It had been years since Jean Halvorsen lived in Palm Hill Country Club, a mobile home park in Largo. But her friend and neighbor at the time, Ellen Jensen, could still hear her whistle as she drove by in a golf cart, letting Jensen know she was thinking of her.

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