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Tuesday, Jun 30, 2015
Grandmother shot dead in bed prompts new call to end Tampa violence
Tampa police announce the use of federal grant money to increase patrols to curtail a rise in violence, while expressing frustration over the lack of public cooperation in helping solving these crimes.
Curtis Reeves, left, looks on as his attorney Richard Escobar reviews notes Tuesday during a pretrial hearing in Reeves' murder case. Reeves is accused of fatally shooting Chad Oulson in The Cobb Grove 16 movie theater in Wesley Chapel in 2014. ANDY JONES/STAFF
Movie theater shooting case delayed until January
New boats slips and a kayak and  paddle board launch have opened at Water Works Park.JASON BEHNKEN / STAFF
Mindful of manatees, city opens new Water Works Park boat slips
Sun City Center residents will celebrate  Independence Day in a big way tomorrow with a pancake breakfast, afternoon picnic and evening lots of fireworks.
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Historic week ends with overdue decision on gay rights

Joe Henderson I remember sitting in the pews at the Church of God one Sunday morning in my small hometown in Ohio. This was a holy-roller church with lot of shouting, praying and praising.

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