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Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014
Red-light cameras shut down today in St. Petersburg
A camera looms over the eastbound approach to 34th Street (U.S. 19) along First Avenue South in St. Petersburg.Touted by city officials as a safety measure, 22 red-light cameras were installed at 10 intersections in 2011.
Roughly three years after the city first started snapping photos of traffic-light runners, cameras will be shuttered permanently, bringing a controversial city program to an end.
One Direction performs at the iHeartRadio Music Festival on Sept. 20 in Las Vegas. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Taking kids to One Direction concert? Dropoff is at HCC
Sewage spill to linger, fouling yards and streets
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Mike Glennon (8) plays in the NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014 in Pittsburgh. The Bucs won 27-24.(AP Photo/Don Wright)
Smith non-committal about Bucs’ starting QB


People should put foot on the gas for Greenlight Pinellas

Joe Henderson Pushing a boulder up the side of a mountain would have seemed like a good cardio workout for Sisyphus compared to the effort it takes to get voters to approve a tax increase these days. When that includes funding for something spelled r-a-i-l, well, we talk about something with a more realistic chance of happening — say, an invasion of little green body-snatchers from Mars.

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Setting standards for others
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