Sunday, May 24, 2015

1 dead, 2 injured in St. Petersburg crash

A woman was killed in a crash at 5th Avenue S. and 34th Street in St. Petersburg early this morning, police said.
Updated: 3 hours ago

St. Pete police investigating fatal shooting on I-275 ramp

Police in St. Petersburg are investigating an overnight shooting that left a man dead on an Interstate 275 exit ramp.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Residential project planned for Dunedin

DUNEDIN — An agreement being forged between the city and developers is the third attempt to build on a prime piece of real estate at downtown’s eastern edge.
Published: 05/23/15
Alcoholic drinks on beaches: Where’s line in the sand?

Alcoholic drinks on beaches: Where’s line in the sand?

ST. PETE BEACH — Drinking alcohol on the sand is illegal on this beach that is rated as one of the top family-friendly vacations in Florida.
Published: 05/23/15
COLUMN

Take time to honor America’s ‘Greatest Generation’

Last Tuesday, an Honor Flight with 80 veterans — 57 World War II, 20 Korean War and three Vietnam War — took off from St. Pete-Clearwater Airport for Washington, D.C. on a charter flight, courtesy of Allegiant Airlines, to visit war mem...
Published: 05/23/15
Family says teen killed after shooting officer hid his demons

Family says teen killed after shooting officer hid his demons

ST. PETERSBURG — Diana Goodner still finds her son’s socks, crusty with sand and muck from afternoons spent fishing, all over the house. She picks up bobbers, hooks and sinkers littering the carpet in the living room, where he would &#x...
Published: 05/23/15
St. Pete, Rays may cooperate on study of Trop site

St. Pete, Rays may cooperate on study of Trop site

ST. PETERSBURG — In another attempt to end the deadlock over Tropicana Field, city leaders and the Tampa Bay Rays want to partner in a study on how the Trop site could be redeveloped without a baseball stadium.
Published: 05/22/15
Updated: 05/23/15
Tampa-area boaters’ partying meccas draw scrutiny

Tampa-area boaters’ partying meccas draw scrutiny

MADEIRA BEACH — It only takes a little bit of sand to host a big party in Tampa Bay area waters.
Published: 05/22/15
Updated: 05/23/15

Man dies after being pulled from water off Clearwater Beach

An Oldmar man died this evening after being pulled from the water off north Clearwater Beach, officials say.
Published: 05/22/15
St. Pete residents: No development of city’s waterfront

St. Pete residents: No development of city’s waterfront

ST. PETERSBURG – Public pleas for the City Council to reject more private development on the waterfront, even as a small element of a popular master plan, were neither new nor unexpected.
Published: 05/22/15