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  1. Peace Corps volunteer from Palmetto dies in TanzaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Peace Corps volunteer from Palmetto dies in Tanzania Peace Corps volunteer from Palmetto dies in Tanzania Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1apa6V7 "David was a deeply compassionate and empathetic person, which in turn made him an extraordinary Peace Corps volunteer," said Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet. David Ripley, a 29-year-old Peace Corps volunteer from Palmetto, died Tuesday while in Tanzania, according to the agency.

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  2. Young artist's work lives beyond her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Courtney Alison Daniel's winning entry at the Crystal Beach Youth Art Show is acrylic on canvas, a silhouette of a woman with arms outstretched. She is about to ascend toward the sun, leaving behind an eerie mist topped with barren trees.

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  3. New Ideas Conference debuts at St. Pete CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    St. Petersburg College's Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions held its first New Ideas Conference March 27 at the Seminole campus. Congressman David Jolly served as the event's honorary host.

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  4. Community activism leaves little time for restRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    "My personal take on your life is, if you're not doing anything good for yourself or anybody else, then you are good for nothing," he said. "I want to be known as someone who is good for something."

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  5. State's Brightest College Students Honored as Part of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Capital Soup

    The Florida College System is pleased to announce the 2015 All-Florida Academic First and Second Teams and scholars. These students will be recognized at an awards ceremony on April 9 at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center in Tallahassee.

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  6. New effort to limit Florida colleges presses onRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The battle over how far Florida colleges should be allowed to go in offering four-year degrees, once largely the responsibility of state universities, has spawned a new effort to more strictly limit those opportunities. The newest measure is sponsored by Sen. Joe Negron, a Stuart Republican who could become Senate president after the 2016 elections and has worked before to limit college offerings that he says overlap with what four-year universities already provide.

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  7. The 4th Annual Gulf Coast MakerCon ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    Inventors, bring your gadgets and entrepreneurial spirit to the 4th annual Gulf Coast MakerCon, Sat., April 18, at the Florida State Fairgrounds.

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  8. Clearwater officer who lived on street as teen helps the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    On a recent Tuesday, dozens of men and women, some on bikes and others in wheelchairs or on crutches, formed a line and waited to receive plates of rice, beans and pasta salad from organizers with the Hearts on Fire Ministry. Mitchell was there as part of the Clearwater Police Department's bike team, which primarily focuses on homeless outreach.

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  9. Basketball: FSW moving closer on coaching searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Naples Daily News

    Florida SouthWestern State College athletic director Carl McAloose plans to have his program-building basketball coaches in place by the end of April, about a month before groundbreaking is to begin on Suncoast Credit Union Arena. The men's and women's basketball head coaching jobs will have been posted two weeks with the closing of the women's on Tuesday and the men's on April 7. The salary for each job will be approximately $65,000, which McAloose called "very competitive for our level."

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  10. Palladium Theater Presents 'Discover Davinci & Michelangelo' TodayRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The "Discover DaVinci & Michelangelo: Side by Side" original, national touring theater performance makes its Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL.

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  11. Ex-Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. Kirby ready for life after the podiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby speaks to reporters at a briefing last month.

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  12. Church choir director receives honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Marilyn Michael was honored March 15 for her 25 years as choir director and organist at Chapel-By-The-Sea, 54 Bay Esplanade, Clearwater Beach. More than 150 chapel members, current and former choir members, faculty from St. Petersburg College and friends were present at a reception in Chapel Hall after the worship service.

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  13. Former Pentagon spokesman John Kirby ready for life after the podiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby speaks to reporters at a briefing last month.

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  14. College notebook: Summer humanities camp, big promotion at SPC, art on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Florida Humanities Council will sponsor a week-long residential program at Eckerd College this summer for 30 rising high school juniors and seniors. It's called "Becoming Human in a Connected World."

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  15. Times Q&A: Rear Adm. John Kirby talks ISIS, Twitter and his mother's critiquesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Rear Adm. John Kirby has been called "the most visible face of the Pentagon in years," and his openness and availability as spokesman for the Department of Defense since December 2013 earned him an ovation from the rigid Pentagon press corps when he announced he was stepping down in early March.

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  16. Orlando program helps veterans find new careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Central Florida Disability Chamber of Commerce is helping veterans with new programs to find employment or start entrepreneurial ventures. The Central Florida Disability Chamber of Commerce is helping veterans with new programs to find employment or start entrepreneurial ventures.

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  17. Pasco-Hernando College appoints president, new foundation board membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Business Journal

    On Wednesday, Tampa Bay's fifth largest public college named its newest president. The college's foundation, its fundraising wing, named five new board members on Thursday.

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  18. College notebook: Two forums at SPC and a well-known graduation speaker at EckerdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions at St. Petersburg College will host two events next week. On Thursday, an institute initiative called the Village Square will host a forum, "Same-Sex Marriage: Saying 'I Do' Does Not End the Debate" from 6-8:15 p.m. The following day, March 27, the institute presents a "New Ideas Conference" hosted and moderated by U.S. Rep. David Jolly .

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  19. Review: Richard Blanco's memoir 'Prince of Los Cocuyos' a dance between two culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Poet Richard Blanco has never lived in Cuba, but his family's roots there shaped his life in countless ways as he grew up in a Florida suburb in the 1970s and '80s. He tells the story of that American boyhood in his engaging memoir, The Prince of Los Cocuyos .

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  20. Palladium Theater to Present 'Discover Davinci & Michelangelo,' 3/27Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The "Discover DaVinci & Michelangelo: Side by Side" original, national touring theater performance makes its Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL.

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