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Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014
Documents detail officer’s ties to informant
Court documents shed new light on the strange relationship between police informant Rita Girven and former Tampa Police officers LaJoyce and Eric Houston.
Only 39 percent of those polled said they thought Charlie Crist was honest, and only 40 percent said Gov. Rick Scott was trustworthy.
Poll shows voters aren’t happy with Crist, Scott
4-year-old’s death now called hit-and-run
Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Odorizzi homecoming nets Rays sixth straight win


Light rail plan needs to be regional

Joe  Brown It started as a casual conversation in a bar but morphed into a public-policy discussion. The guy I was talking to lives in Tampa but works in Pinellas. He complained about how the booming tourism this spring made his daily commute miserable, adding an extra 15 to 20 minutes onto his drive home.

Tribune endorsement: Keep Luikart on Pasco School Board
Editorial: Putin’s bloody hands
Editorial: The right deal for Channelside
Letters to the editor: Rooting out terrorists
Letter of the Day: Persuade your representatives