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Thursday, May 28, 2015
Don Vicente in Ybor celebrates last day as an inn
The 120-year-old Don Vicente property was acquired in July by Darryl Shaw, founder of the Blue Pearl veterinary hospital chain, for $2.2 million.
The Don Vicente de Ybor Historic Inn celebrated its last day as a boutique hotel today, closing its doors to prepare for its transformation to apartments.
Double duty helps Bucs’ Winston make up for missing workout
A criminal complaint charges Capt. Christopher Everding with using the Internet and a cellphone to attempt to persuade, induce and entice a minor to engage in sexual activity. MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE
Officer based at MacDill AFB arrested in teen-sex sting
One of the many Chinese lanterns illuminated and showcased at Lowry Park Zoo as part of Zoominations, running through May. credit: LOWRY PARK ZOO
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Legislature will best serve Floridians by addressing these issues in special session

Paula Dockery I’m willing to bet the majority of Floridians are not anxiously awaiting the upcoming 20-day special session of the Florida Legislature. In fact, I’m pretty sure the vast majority of the state’s residents don’t even know it is occurring.

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