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Sunday, Dec 21, 2014

Elections

Two have filed for Tampa council’s District 2

Two people are now running for the Tampa City Council District 2 seat being vacated by councilwoman Mary Mulhern.
Published: 12/08/14
FSU shooter heard voices laughing at him

FSU shooter heard voices laughing at him

TALLAHASSEE — A man who shot three people at a Florida State University library complained to police and property managers in New Mexico that cameras were watching him in his apartment and that he heard voices talking about and laughing at him...
Published: 11/22/14

Fort Myers teen accused of threats to ‘shoot up’ school

A Fort Myers teenager is accused of making threats on Instagram to “shoot up” a school.
Updated: 1 months ago
Republican Ed Gillespie concedes Virginia Senate race

Republican Ed Gillespie concedes Virginia Senate race

SPRINGFIELD, Va. — Republican Ed Gillespie on Friday conceded the Virginia Senate race to the Democratic incumbent, Mark Warner, and said he would not seek a recount in the tight race even though state law entitled him to one.
Updated: 1 months ago
Florida marijuana backers plot strategy after loss

Florida marijuana backers plot strategy after loss

WEST PALM BEACH – Supporters of medical marijuana may have lost their fight at the ballot box, but they’re promising to take it back to the statehouse.
Updated: 1 months ago
Statewide, local election results

Statewide, local election results

Here are the key election results around Florida and in the Tampa Bay area:
Updated: 1 months ago
Greenlight Pinellas mass transit initiative fails

Greenlight Pinellas mass transit initiative fails

Another Tampa Bay transportation initiative perished as Pinellas County residents overwhelmingly rejected a one-penny sales tax hike to pay for the Greenlight Pinellas mass transit plan.
Updated: 1 months ago
Builder to represent state House District 35

Builder to represent state House District 35

BROOKSVILLE — Homebuilder and Republican Blaise Ingoglia beat out his three opponents Tuesday and will represent constituents in Florida’s House District 35 for the next two years.
Updated: 1 months ago
Twine Thomas, Bauman win circuit court judgeships

Twine Thomas, Bauman win circuit court judgeships

TAMPA — Barbara Twine Thomas received the most votes in the August primary for Hillsborough County 13th Judicial Circuit and repeated that feat in Tuesday’s runoff election.
Updated: 1 months ago
Medical marijuana amendment fails; conservation passes

Medical marijuana amendment fails; conservation passes

With overwhelming support at the beginning of the campaign season dwindling to fatal levels, the push for medical marijuana in Florida came up short on Tuesday.
Updated: 1 months ago