School district prepares for Monday's eclipse
ST. PETERSBURG — All southbound lanes of Interstate 275 on the southern tip of Pinellas County were closed Wednesday afternoon due to a traffic crash with injuries, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
CLEARWATER — North of Clearwater Beach, beyond the last brown beach house, where the mangroves jut nearly out to the sea, lies seclusion.
USCG Safe Boating Program
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 78 hosts a 12-week repeating cycle of Safe Boating Program meetings every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at 1500 Pass-a-Grille Way, St. Pete Beach (at the Warren Webster Building, 1 mile south of the Don CeSar). September classes will be held at U.S. Coast …
PINELLAS PARK — An 82-year-old woman who wandered away from the customer area of a recycling center was killed Tuesday when a front-end loader knocked her down and ran her over, police said.
ST. PETERSBURG— The future of the iconic Manhattan Casino, which has been empty for more than a year, is back on Mayor Rick Kriseman's desk.
SEMINOLE — Two young males broke into the home of a 66-year-old woman Sunday night and beat her with a pistol in a home invasion robbery, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office.
A few times a week I drive my wife to work at the Dali Museum. Our preferred route is to take First Avenue S all the way and on most days, we can time it to get all green lights. In the past six weeks or so, the signals at 22nd Street and 20th Street have been retimed and stop us dead in our tracks. Can you explain …
When state Rep. Larry Ahern was tabbed earlier this year to craft a bill to reform the Pinellas County Construction Licensing Board, he said publicly there was no need to disband the agency.
Murdoch Tremblay recently made the 29-hour drive from Kansas to Florida for what he calls his annual family reunion.
SEMINOLE — It was a typical Publix trip, until the career criminal reached for her purse.
ST. PETERSBURG — An Uber driver punched his passenger during a fight, police said, leaving the man fighting for his life.
ST. PETERSBURG — The 40th Avenue Bridge, which connects the Northeast Park neighborhood and Shore Acres, was closed Friday for emergency repairs after an inspection revealed "accelerated deterioration" of the support structure, according to the city.
ST. PETERSBURG — If Tyrone Square Mall looks unusually busy early Friday morning, or is filled with police officers, don't be alarmed.
ST. PETERSBURG — A $65 million project to turn sewage into renewable energy poses no risk to public safety, the city's public works administrator told City Council members Thursday.