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Pasco schools send letter about safeguarding against measles

Pasco schools send letter about safeguarding against measles

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco schools this week sent letters home to parents about safeguarding children against measles and where vaccinations are available.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Arts Xchange soon will take shape in south St. Pete

Arts Xchange soon will take shape in south St. Pete

ST. PETERSBURG — From the street, this collection of old warehouses looks like a sprawling hodgepodge of concrete, overgrown shrubs and rusting metal.
Updated: 6 hours ago
NFL Beat: Kelly-Mariota tie makes Eagles a draft focal point

NFL Beat: Kelly-Mariota tie makes Eagles a draft focal point

It’s rare when a team holding the No. 20 pick commands this much attention heading into the NFL draft.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Bolts Beat: Some trades only about managing salary cap

Bolts Beat: Some trades only about managing salary cap

TAMPA — Plenty of waves were made Thursday when a trade between Columbus and Toronto saw David Clarkson shipped from the Maple Leafs in exchange for injured forward Nathan Horton.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Police ask for help to find Haines City girl

Police ask for help to find Haines City girl

The Haines City Police Department is asking for the public’s help to find a girl who hasn’t been in contact with her family since Sunday.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Bucs Beat: Psych eval will be Winston’s biggest pre-draft test

Bucs Beat: Psych eval will be Winston’s biggest pre-draft test

For Florida State QB James Winston, the most important part of the pre-draft process is yet to come.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Cash to Rays as camp opens: Continue winning culture

Cash to Rays as camp opens: Continue winning culture

Kevin Cash addressed the Tampa Bay Rays as manager for the first time this morning as the team opened full-squad workouts at the Charlotte Sports Park in Port Charlotte.
Updated: 10 hours ago
USF’s Allen suspended over benefits at previous school

USF’s Allen suspended over benefits at previous school

Corey Allen Jr., the Bulls' leading scorer, has been rendered ineligible after an internal inquiry discovered that he had received impermissible benefits on tuition payments at a previous school.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Rain bolsters message at Apryl Foster farewell service

Rain bolsters message at Apryl Foster farewell service

TAMPA — In August, Apryl Foster called her parents to tell them how excited she was about her job at Ulele, a new restaurant in Tampa Heights, just north of downtown.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Miami Gardens police chief fired after arrest in prostitution sting

Miami Gardens police chief fired after arrest in prostitution sting

The police chief for the city of Miami Gardens was released from jail Saturday after he was arrested in a prostitution sting.
Updated: 11 hours ago