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  1. Open house scheduled on bridge projectRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas County is kicking-off a project development and environment study to evaluate the rehabilitation or replacement of the San Martin Boulevard Bridge over Riviera Bay in St. Petersburg in July. An open house is scheduled on Tuesday, July 14, from 5 to 7:30 p.m., in the Diffley Hall of the Holy Family Church, 200 78th Ave. NE in St. Petersburg to provide an opportunity for community input during the early stages of the project development process.

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  2. Mayor joins Challenge to End Veteran HomelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Clearwater Mayor George N. Cretekos is joining the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness, a national campaign created by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development . The campaign's goal is to solidify partnerships and secure commitments from mayors across the country to end homelessness among our veteran population.

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  3. Seminole Middle School creates Joey Miazga awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Seminole Middle School choral director Chavis Cook created the Joey Miazga Character Award in honor of Miazga, his predecessor and an influential music teacher during her time at SMS from 1981 to 2003. Miazga, front left, was surprised by the award during the school's May 27 spring choral concert at Seminole High School.

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  4. For this father, preventing infant deaths is a passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    An exhausted mother crawls out of bed in the middle of the night to comfort her screaming newborn. She cradles the infant in her arms, bottle in hand, until the baby is quietly sucking down the formula.

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  5. Sponsors sought for annual Golden Paw galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Humane Society of Pinellas will host its annual Golden Paw Awards Dinner and Trivia Gala on Thursday, Oct. 8, 6 to 9 p.m., at Sheraton Sand Key Resort, 1160 Gulf Blvd., Clearwater Beach. The proceeds from the annual event will benefit the operation of the Humane Society of Pinellas, the county's largest no-kill animal shelter.

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  6. PSTA presents draft budget for FY 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A first look at the fiscal year 2016 draft budget shows financial stability for the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority over the next six years. 'It's really important that we have a solid multi-year sustainable plan,' said PSTA Board Chair Bill Jonson in a press release.

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  7. Chihuly Collection celebrates fifth anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Chihuly Collection presented by the Morean Arts Center is celebrating the fifth anniversary of the collection's opening Friday through Sunday, July 10-12. The Chihuly Collection, which opened in 2010, continues to be a major arts attraction in the Tampa Bay area and is a major contributor to the transformation of St. Petersburg into the No.

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  8. LitSpace institute offers writing classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    With everything from murals to museums to independent art galleries dotting the city, St. Petersburg's visual arts scene is unquestionably vibrant. Now, one local nonprofit aims to elevate writing and literary arts to a similar scale.

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  9. Pinellas County selects Charter Review CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas County Commissioners unanimously approved 13 appointments to the Charter Review Commission June 23. The CRC is scheduled to convene in August. The 13-member commission consists of four elected officials and nine members from the public.

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  10. Local projects axed from FY 2015-2016 state budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Gov. Rick Scott vetoed a record $461 million in budget requests June 23, including nearly $7 million from Pinellas County. But the news wasn't all bad, Mary Scott Hardwick, the county's intergovernmental liaison, reported at a June 23 commission meeting, with money in the budget for an Upham Beach project, prescription drug monitoring and homeless services.

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  11. Man charged with leaving scene of fatality crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A St. Petersburg man was arrested Saturday morning and charged with a first-degree felony in connection with a fatal hit and run crash that occurred May 8 in the area of Gulf Boulevard and 129th Avenue in Madeira Beach. According to Pinellas County Sheriff's deputies, Emma M. Keown, 20, of Clermont was traveling on a skateboard northbound on Gulf Boulevard when a truck struck her from behind.

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  12. Middle school students selected for state STEM campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Katherine Boyd, Katelyn Haber and Amanda Nachman were selected from over 246 Florida girls nominated by their math or science teachers statewide to attend the AAUW National Tech Trek Program, a weeklong camp from June 27 to July 3 at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, designed to help girls find their passion in science, technology, engineering and math . Nachman wants to 'create technology to help people using math and science to build robotics and create a safer environment.'

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  13. Thomas Michalski - Is recycling really saving our planet?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A few weeks ago the City of St. Petersburg delivered to my driveway a bright blue 95-gallon recycling container. It is part of the so-called Universal Curbside Recycling program that requests residents to sort through their trash to separate newspapers, aluminum cans and other debris.

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  14. Man charged with leaving the scene of an injury crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas Park police charged a St. Petersburg man with leaving the scene of an injury crash June 22. A passenger in the vehicle was transported to a local hospital with serious non-life threatening injuries. According to a media release, a witness observed a red 1999 Ford SUV traveling erratically about 3 a.m. June 22, as it headed southbound on U.S. 19. At some point, the SUV left the roadway, struck the west curb line, sending the vehicle in a southwest direction, reportedly rolling over before crashing into a vehicle signal sign at the southwest corner of U.S. 19 north and 70th Avenue.

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  15. freeFall to stage Mame July 11-Aug. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Performances are Wednesday and Thursday, 7 p.m.; and Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. Matinees will be Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m. Matthew McGee - Tampa Bay's glamorous, madcap comic genius - plays everyone's favorite madcap aunt in the hilarious and heartwarming musical comedy. The show will mark the end of freeFall's 2014-15 season at the St. Petersburg venue.

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  16. Pinellas Trail section reopens in ClearwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A half-mile stretch of the Fred Marquis Pinellas Trail in Clearwater has reopened following a seven-month project to repair erosion problems in the surrounding area. The segment of the trail from Woodlawn Street/Woodlawn Avenue south to Ponce De Leon Boulevard had been closed since November.

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  17. Sheriff's narcotics detectives arrest 3 in meth lab bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Detectives assigned to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Narcotics Division executed a search warrant at the King of the Road Mobile Home Park, 5701 Haines Road in unincorporated St. Petersburg, about 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 16. Detectives arrested Christopher Shawn Matthews, 30, Lottie Jean Cannon, 40, and Kip Aaron Gibson, 40. A child under the age of 16 was in the home with Matthews and Cannon at the time the search warrant was executed. An investigation began in March of 2015 after detectives received an anonymous tip that the suspects were manufacturing methamphetamines.

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  18. Pedestrian killed in Pinellas Park crash on U.S. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas Park police are withholding the name of a man killed when struck by a car about 9:20 p.m. Monday until notification of next-of-kin. According to information from the Pinellas Park Police Department, Judy Lorraine Carrier, 71, of St. Petersburg was driving southbound in the 8800 block of U.S. 19 North in a 2014 Dodge Charger when she struck the man.

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  19. MFA presents Five Decades of PhotographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Timothy O'Sullivan : 'Shoshone Falls, Snake River, Idaho' , albumen print. Gift of Dr. Robert L. and Chitranee Drapkin ST.

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  20. Police identify motorcyclist killed in June 11 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas Park police have identified the motorcyclist who died in a crash June 11 in the 10200 block of 49th Street North. Alfonso G. Leo, 24, was thrown off his 2005 Suzuki motorcycle about 9:27 p.m. after it struck a 2004 Maxima about 9:27 p.m., according to a media release from the Pinellas Park Police Department.

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