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  1. Man drives car into Tampa retention pond, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Officials said at 12:14 a.m., the unidentified man did not turn on a curve at W San Rafael Street and S Clark Avenue.

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  2. Florida seeing highest number of new HIV cases in the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    At the height of the epidemic, the nurses wouldn't touch him. His mother had to give him a sponge bath in his hospital bed.

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  3. House District 63 race heating upRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Mike Reedy is building momentum with big-name endorsements toward becoming the Democratic nominee for House District 63, considered one of the Democrats' best chances statewide to flip a GOP seat. But Reedy may not have an unhindered primary.

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  4. Pat Frank launches campaign for fourth term as Clerk of the Circuit CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Hillsborough County Clerk of the Circuit Court Pat Frank is officially running for a fourth term, kicking off a primary showdown with Commissioner Kevin Beckner. Frank, 85, filed the paperwork to run Thursday.

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  5. Ruth: Jolly draws opposition from both sides of Tampa BayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Perhaps former Tampa City Council member Mary Mulhern expected to arrive in Pinellas County with all the adoration and folderol of Elizabeth Taylor sitting upon a massive sedan chair atop the shoulders of slaves entering Rome in Cleopatra. Instead, Mulhern, D-Candidate for , found the reaction to her nascent plans to run for the U.S. congressional seat held by Republican Rep. David Jolly to be a combination of single-digit hand gestures, raspberries and more rolling eyes than Milli Vanilli announcing a reunion tour.

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  6. Tampa opens Sulphur Springs center to Idlewild Baptist's program for at-risk youthRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Sulphur Springs has an old community center with space available and more than its share of teenagers who have had scrapes with the law. Hope Street of Tampa, a nonprofit group based at the big and suburban Idlewild Baptist Church, recently received city approval to bring a multi-part program for at-risk youth to the George Bartholomew North Tampa Community Center.

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  7. Coffee company's past financial problems not discussed by aviation boardRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The Hillsborough County Aviation Authority board had a full house for its regular meeting on Thursday at Tampa International Airport, as many anticipated that board members would discuss a concessions contract involving a local coffee shop owner with a history of financial troubles. Board members stayed quiet during public comments at the beginning of the meeting Thursday.

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  8. Former Tampa cop gets a top job in Pinellas County governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    John Bennett, then a Tampa assistant police chief, kneeled in front of a group of protesters and, as they blew smoke and tossed insults, he patiently explained that they were blocking a main route to the hospital. Eventually, they moved to the sidewalk.

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  9. Ex-commissioner Brian Blair named to Professional Wrestling Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Blair was unanimously voted into the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame and will be receiving the Lou Thesz Award. "To be unanimously picked by the board to receive the Lou Thesz Award and become an inductee is humbling and it's the epitome of my sports career," said Blair, who was a Hillsborough County commissioner from 2004-08.

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  10. In Tampa Heights, Community Roots Collective offers unique support for families, expectant parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    She places a microphone on the woman's slightly swollen stomach and an amplified heartbeat pumps from a set of speakers. There's a thump as a tiny foot kicks against the microphone, and then another.

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  11. New restaurants in Brandon, SoHo, new attorneys in New TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Standing behind the bar mixing drinks with names like Mustang Mary, Bootlegger and Antifreeze Cooler, bartenders Stephanie Lozada and Laura Robaina occasionally stop what they're doing to step on a service station hose that rings the ahooga horn on the Model A Ford hanging overhead. That's just a little of what patrons can expect to experience at the Ford's Garage restaurant that opened June 23 in the former Buca Di Beppo location at 11105 Causeway Blvd. Set in a 1920s service station with a poke at prohibition, the restaurant features a seven-page craft beer menu and prime burgers.

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  12. Reading programs help kids fight summer learning lossRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The group of grade school students ranging in age from 9 to 12 gathered in a circle for the second session of the Summer Literacy Club. In the middle of the circle, longtime Valrico Elementary School teacher Julie Sparks read the kids an article about children who fought in the Civil War.

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  13. Coffee company awarded spot at Tampa airport has history of financial woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Today, Herb Colvin runs a coffee stand inside a Hillsborough County Public Schools building, sells organic teas and coffees at farmers markets and other locales, and has a record of financial problems, including federal and state tax liens, evictions, a foreclosure and a bankruptcy. By 2017, Colvin will have a $1.3 million stake in the restaurant operations of the $953 million renovation of Tampa International Airport.

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  14. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Dierks Bentley performs during day one of the 2015 FarmBorough Music Fest on Friday, June 26, 2015, in New York. NYAK104 Dierks Bentley : The Country Music Award winner brings his Sounds of Summer Tour to Tampa with Kip Moore, Maddie & Tae and Canaan Smith.

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  15. Tampa woman strikes 8-year-old pedestrian running across streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    An 8-year-old pedestrian was transported to a hospital Tuesday evening after he was struck by a car, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Christine Lee Aug, 48, of Tampa was driving in the inside lane on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard approaching the westbound Interstate 4 entrance ramp when Jayvius Hall darted across a crosswalk at 6:47 p.m., authorities said.

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  16. Tampa police searching for missing teenagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Police were searching Wednesday for a 19-year-old man who left his home on E Floribraska Avenue at about 12:40 a.m. Officials said Cordell Lloyd Francis, who has "diminished capacity," recently moved with his family to Tampa, and he is not familiar with the area. He was last seen in a long-sleeved black T-shirt with red writing, white undershirt, red and black shorts and prescription glasses.

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  17. Free and cheap fun: 5 things to do under $5 June 25-July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Courtney Campbell Causeway Trail: With much fanfare, the final connection between Pinellas and Hillsborough counties opened June 22. Now joggers, cyclists and skaters can enjoy panoramic views of Upper Tampa Bay and safe passage between Clearwater and Tampa on the Courtney Campbell Causeway Trail. The Hillsborough portion of the trail, completed in 2013, consists of 5.5 miles of paved sections and bridge along the south side of the causeway that runs to the Pinellas County line.

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  18. Festivals, parties around Tampa Bay celebrate Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Here's everything you need to know to have a safe and festive Fourth. After budget cuts forced the cancellation of the annual fireworks, the city of Port Richey and area businesses decided to light up the sky over Waterfront Park with a one-hour laser light show.

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  19. Developers buy Ybor City land from Tampa taxpayers, then sell it for moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    On June 16, the Intown/Framework Group - a partnership between Tampa developers Phillip A. Smith and Greg Minder - paid the city of Tampa $660,000, the appraised price, for about 1 acres in Ybor City. Their proposed project: apartments.

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  20. Top Tampa Fire Rescue official retires after quarrelling over evaluation, missing moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | St. Petersburg Times

    A high-ranking Tampa Fire Rescue assistant chief retired last week after quarreling with Chief Tom Forward about a performance evaluation and a cash fund that the assistant chief said was missing thousands of dollars. Forward issued a special order on June 26 announcing that Assistant Fire Chief for Administration Michael M. Gonzalez had retired after 30 years with the department.

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