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  1. Clearwater police to get assigned cars, take-home privilegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    When Clearwater police Chief Dan Slaughter advertised six open positions in his department recently, only nine applicants were worth considering. One of those was mulling an offer from another department that gave a generous relocation stipend and something Clearwater hadn't always offered - a take-home cruiser.

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  2. Pinellas Park approves development of 41-home gated subdivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    A chunk of vacant land in the heart of the city has seen a lot of developer interest, yet no movement over the past decade. A 29-lot subdivision, halted by the housing market crash.

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  3. St. Petersburg police detective suspended one month following DUI arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    A detective has been suspended for 30 days without pay after he pleaded no contest to driving under the influence last month, police announced Wednesday. Detective Michael Egulf, who has served with the St. Petersburg police department for nearly three decades, will also have to avoid drinking alcohol for the rest of his career and submit to random drug and alcohol testing for 18 months.

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  4. Pinellas Park police search for 59-year-old missing manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | St. Petersburg Times

    Carl Dearing was last seen at Arlington Gardens, 7550 60th Way N, just before 6:30 a.m. Police say the facility's surveillance shows him leaving on foot, wearing a white T-shirt with an unknown design on the front, red shorts and flip-flops. Police describe Dearing as a 5-feet-8, 206-pound white male with gray hair and brown eyes and say he usually wears glasses.

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  5. 5 things to do under $5, April 7-13: Beach music, Pepper Fest, Chasco Fiesta Boat ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | St. Petersburg Times

    There will also be pepper plants for sale, live music, a car show, a pepper eating contest and hot sauce competitions. Benefits Elizabeth's Animal Rescue Sanctuary.

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  6. 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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  7. FHSAA requires athletes to study up on concussionsRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    For the past five years, the Florida High School Athletic Association has made sure its coaches were educated about concussions. Now it's making sure student-athletes are as well.

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  8. New football season brings new faces to varsity teamsRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    After a freshman season on Pinellas Park's junior varsity, Foster was told he couldn't join the varsity for the final few games because his grade-point average was too low. "I was kind of like everyone else and didn't take high school seriously," Foster said.

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  9. Hillsborough, Pinellas students offer solutions to boost graduation ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Had it not been for some extra grammar lessons in a college prep support program called AVID, Ignahi Gonzalez would have struggled to earn a seat on the graduation stage this June. The 17-year-old senior at Pinellas Park High emigrated from the Dominican Republic as an eighth grader who only spoke Spanish.

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  10. Some Tampa Premium Outlets contractors still waiting to be paid five months after facility openedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pearl Court at the Tampa Premium Outlets is seen on the morning of the grand opening in Lutz, Fla. on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015.

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  11. Gandy Boulevard project ahead of scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    We are snowbirds and wondering what workers are doing on Fourth Street N in St. Petersburg between the Howard Frankland Bridge and Gandy Boulevard and when the repairs will be completed? This is the Gandy Boulevard Project, which runs along Gandy from Fourth Street to 16th Street. The good news is that the project is currently running ahead of schedule, according to the latest from the Pinellas Planning Council/Pinellas County Metropolitan Planning Organization.

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  12. Pinellas Park boys basketball coach Nick Miller steps downRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pinellas Park boys basketball coach Nick Miller stepped down after two seasons to pursue a better opportunity in private business. "The decision basically was about money," Miller said.

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  13. Pinellas news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    PROM DRESS FOR GIRLS IN NEED: Belle of the Ball Project will provide prom dresses and accessories to in-need, low-income high school girls on four Saturdays this spring: March 19, April 9, April 23, and May 7, at its new location, 1210 Holt Ave., Clearwater. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. No appointment needed.

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  14. New football season brings new faces to varsity teamsRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    After a freshman season on Pinellas Park's junior varsity, Foster was told he couldn't join the varsity for the final few games because his grade-point average was too low. "I was kind of like everyone else and didn't take high school seriously," Foster said.

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  15. Action! Cobb Luxury 10 Theatre to open at St. Petersburg's Tyrone Square Mall in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    For years, residents of southwestern Pinellas County have had to drive to Sundial in downtown St. Petersburg or to the mall in Pinellas Park to catch a movie. That's about to change, as the Cobb Luxury 10 Theatre is poised to open at Tyrone Square Mall in St. Petersburg in mid April.

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  16. Pinellas Park ballot measure considers tax exemptions for new and expanding businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Voters will decide March 15 on a city referendum aimed at bringing jobs that could exempt qualifying businesses from paying property taxes. City officials think the program will serve as an incentive for businesses to create more jobs and bring their business to Pinellas Park, said Shannon Coughlin, the city's economic development manager.

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  17. Food & Dining Indian food options expand with Curry Leaves, another Gateway to IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    That seems to be the mantra with local Indian eateries these days, as restaurants shift to new locales only to have new restaurants open in their old spots, continuing to grow the number of spicy options outside of Tampa's Fowler Avenue Indian restaurant corridor. Such is the case with Curry Leaves, which opened in the gas station spot vacated by India's Grill's move farther down Kennedy, and a third Gateway to India location, which opened in the Pinellas Park building that formerly housed Clay Oven.

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  18. St. Petersburg man killed in fiery Pinellas Park crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    A St. Petersburg man died in a fiery crash early Monday when his pickup struck a pillar supporting the U.S. 19 overpass at Bryan Dairy Road, police said. Michael Hester, 60, was driving his Ford F-150 pickup at high speed before the 3 a.m. crash, authorities said.

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  19. Pinellas Park boys basketball coach Nick Miller steps downRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pinellas Park boys basketball coach Nick Miller stepped down after two seasons to pursue a better opportunity in private business. "The decision basically was about money," Miller said.

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  20. FHSAA requires athletes to study up on concussionsRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    For the past five years, the Florida High School Athletic Association has made sure its coaches were educated about concussions. Now it's making sure student-athletes are as well.

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