St. Petersburg Newswire (Page 10)

St. Petersburg Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for St. Petersburg, FL. (Page 10)

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  1. Three companies compete to manage St. Petersburg's Pier DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Three companies will compete for a chance to manage, operate and program the city's new Pier District. Thursday was the deadline to respond to the city's request for proposals seeking companies whose responsibilities will include marketing, leasing, parking, security and building maintenance for the district that will stretch from the city's new $46 million waterfront landmark - Pier Park - to Bayshore and Beach drives.

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  2. Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic mayors diverge on acceptance of Syrian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    As in the rest of the nation, the issue of accepting Syrian refugees has exposed a divide between Florida's Republican governor and Democratic big city mayors. While Gov. Rick Scott is opposing the relocation of 425 Syrian refugees to Florida, the Democratic mayors in Tampa and St. Petersburg are welcoming the arrivals.

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  3. Stage Planner: 'The 39 Steps' at American Stage, Sinatra tribute and Sebastian ManiscalcoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The 39 Steps , a spy thriller immortalized by Alfred Hitchcock and later turned into a stage comedy, is going to stay at least 39 steps ahead of you. Well, maybe just two or three - but enough to keep you on the edge of your seat and often laughing, if the folks at American Stage have anything to say about it.

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  4. Dining Planner: It's Beaujolais nouveau time, plus two new openingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Like clockwork, on the third Thursday of November, Beaujolais nouveau arrives. And just as reliably, the snarking begins.

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  5. Art Planner: Florida CraftArt festival, Morean show, photography exhibits in St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Not street art but art in the street: That's the annual Florida CraftArt event, now in its 18th year, this weekend outside its headquarters at 501 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. More than 100 craft artists will present their handiwork that includes the purely whimsical and the whimsically utilitarian.

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  6. Column: Images from Times photographers and artists stand on their ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Here in the office, some of us were drooling over Cameron Cottrill's breathtakingly nerdy illustration of the grand dames of geekdom - Carrie Fisher, Linda Hamilton, Lea Thompson. Cameron, one of our staff news artists, conceptualized and created the illustration to run on the cover of Weekend.

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  7. Albert Whitted Airport looks to expand runway into deeper Tampa Bay watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Stretching a runway into the waters of Tampa Bay from Albert Whitted Airport is an idea embraced by Mayor Rick Kriseman. Yes, the council unanimously approved a $50,000 feasibility study, mostly paid for with state funds, at its Nov. 12 meeting.

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  8. Investigators say man shot by trooper fired firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The police chase that led to the shooting of a convicted felon on Monday began with two unbuckled seat belts, according to arrest reports. A Florida Highway Patrol trooper heading south on Interstate 275 Monday morning spotted a male driver and female passenger not wearing seat belts.

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  9. FBI arrests Seminole man accused of calling in threats to two Pinellas mosquesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    A man accused of leaving threatening voicemails at two Pinellas County mosques was arrested by the FBI Tuesday morning and charged with using a telephone to make violent threats, according to the United States Attorney's Office in Tampa. Martin Alan Schnitzler, 43, of Seminole, admitted to calling the Islamic Society of St. Petersburg and the Islamic Society of Pinellas County in Pinellas Park during the weekend, according to an arrest report.

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  10. Russia: Plane brought down by homemade explosive deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    A homemade explosive device brought down a Russian passenger plane over Egypt last month, the head of Russia's FSB security service said Tuesday, telling Russian President Vladimir Putin it's now clear the bombing that killed 224 people was a "terrorist" act. The FSB also offered a $50 million reward for information leading to the arrest of those responsible, appealing to the "Russian and international communities for cooperation in identifying the terrorists."

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  11. Taste test: refrigerated mashed potatoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Ten years ago, our tasters tried refrigerated mashed potatoes and instant gravy mixes. They immediately decided to spend that Thanksgiving making gravy from scratch but heating up store-bought potatoes in the microwave oven.

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  12. Pita Pit arrives in St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pita Pit is coming to town. The Idaho-based chain of made-to-order pitas with a slew of ingredients that's popular on college campuses and urban hubs is opening on 66th Street at 30th Avenue N next to Dairy Queen.

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  13. One arrested in McDonald's drive-through shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    A woman in the passenger seat of a car in a McDonald's drive-through was shot on Wednesday, St. Petersburg police said. A team of bail bondsmen from Kyle's Kwik Bail Bonds was trying to box in a felon, police said, when violence broke out at the restaurant at 4585 34th St. S. The woman who was shot is expected to live.

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  14. What you need to know for Thursday, Nov. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    All that will clear up fairly quickly, giving way to "plentiful sunshine," according to WTSP 10Weather. Look for a high in the mid-80s.

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  15. North Pinellas HometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Women with Purpose founder receives grant: Royal Neighbors, one of the oldest, female-led life insurers in the country, and Women With Purpose joined forces to help women with cancer. Jane Morse-Swett, founder of Women With Purpose, was a recipient of a $10,000 grant from Royal Neighbors' Nation of Neighbors program.

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  16. Hometown South PinellasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Raymond James donates to St. Pete Free Clinic: Raymond James donated $500,000 to the St. Petersburg Free Clinic to complete the capital campaign to build the Virginia and David Baldwin Women's Residence. The home is to serve about 150 women per year who are working toward self-sufficiency.

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  17. College notebook: 'The Glass Menagerie,' prison reform in Florida, poetry at SPC and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    It's hard to imagine a more appropriate venue for A Simple Theatre's staged reading of The Glass Menagerie than the gallery of glass artist Duncan McClellan in St. Petersburg's Warehouse Arts District. The audience will be surrounded by glass works in the covered outdoor space of the gallery.

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  18. Editorial: New performance measures for Tampa policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Tampa police Chief Eric Ward is on the right track as he moves to reverse a 14-year-old department policy that rewards officers for writing tickets and punishes those who don't. Tampa police Chief Eric Ward is on the right track as he moves to reverse a 14-year-old department policy that rewards officers for writing tickets and punishes those who don't.

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  19. Stage Planner: Chamber music and full orchestra, a St. Pete dance...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Palladium Chamber Players , a quartet that sometimes invites other musicians to perform with them, launches its third season Wednesday. The group was formed in 2013 by violinist Jeffrey Multer , the concertmaster for the Florida Orchestra.

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  20. Dining Planner: Heavy-hitting chefs at Food for Thought, Chowder...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    As the second lecture in the Food f or Thought series, four heavy-hitting Tampa Bay chefs and restaurateurs come together for the evening starting at 7 p.m. Monday at Studio@620 in St. Petersburg. The first one in the series with award-winning food photographer Penny De Los Santos was an amazing look at how food is a magnifying glass for examining cultures around the world.

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