Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015

St. Pete unveils diversion program for young offenders

St. Pete unveils diversion program for young offenders

ST. PETERSBURG — The St. Petersburg Police Department is offering a chance for juveniles who commit minor offenses to keep their criminal records clean through service in the community.
Updated: 11 mins ago
St. Pete council won’t vote on revised Rays’ stadium plan

St. Pete council won’t vote on revised Rays’ stadium plan

ST. PETERSBURG — Mayor Rick Kriseman’s revised deal to allow the Tampa Bay Rays to look for a new stadium will not go before the City Council any time soon.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Madeira Beach begins city hall demolition

Madeira Beach begins city hall demolition

Demolition of Madeira Beach’s decades-old city hall began Monday. City officials have moved into the partially completed, $10 million dollar City Centre, which in addition to a new City Hall will have a fire station and recreation center.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Boy, 12, missing in Bradenton

Boy, 12, missing in Bradenton

A 12-year-old boy has been reported missing in Bradenton, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
Updated: 10 hours ago
What Terri Schiavo has taught us, 10 years after death

What Terri Schiavo has taught us, 10 years after death

CLEARWATER - Terri Schiavo, who lived her life quietly, died amid a public storm of court hearings, moral and ethical debates about the right to live and right to die, and even controversy regarding the boundaries and authority of a governor....
Updated: 23 hours ago
Tarpon Springs ‘hemp house’ owner an ambassador for the crop

Tarpon Springs ‘hemp house’ owner an ambassador for the crop

Florida farmers are banned from growing the plant due to its association with marijuana. But the stalk also has an industrial use that doesn't produce a high. One engineer sees its potential as an Earth-friendly fiber for construction.
Published: 03/29/15
Updated: 03/30/15
Development finally coming to Largo’s business district

Development finally coming to Largo’s business district

A boom in rental housing construction in communities throughout the Bay area at last may be coming to the city’s core business district. Sales agreements are in the works for land the city has held since the recession.
Published: 03/29/15
Updated: 03/30/15
Man shot to death during drug deal in Gulfport, police say

Man shot to death during drug deal in Gulfport, police say

Police are investigating a fatal shooting during a drug deal early Sunday in Gulfport.
Published: 03/29/15

Terri Schiavo timeline

Terri Schiavo Timeline:
Published: 03/29/15
Terri Schiavo players: Where are they now?

Terri Schiavo players: Where are they now?

The Terri Schiavo drama played out for more than a decade, ending 10 years ago this week. It included pathos and compassion, dignity and acrimony. The ordeal involved regular people and lawyers, judges and lawmakers. Self-righteous television and rad...
Published: 03/29/15