Sunday, Nov 23, 2014

Largo hospital expands into Clearwater
Jerry Rodriguez, above right, radiology department manager for the new Clearwater Largo Medical Center, is seen in the reflection of a window as he looks into the hospital’s X-ray room on Thursday.
Largo Medical Center is expanding into Clearwater with a full-service emergency care facility scheduled to open on Monday.
Visit St. Pete/Clearwater has been advertising the county’s sun and beaches in frigid cities in the North.
Pinellas to court tourists from U.K.
Pinellas County deputies take an oath during a swearing-in ceremony at the sheriff’s administration building in Largo on Friday. Sheriff Bob Gualtieri officially welcomed 38 new deputies into the sheriff’s office in front of friends, family members and colleagues.
Pinellas sheriff’s ranks swell by more than 3 dozen
Chillounge returns to St. Pete as upscale, acrobatic Cirque du Chill

Motorcycle passenger dies after St. Pete crash

A motorcycle passenger died of injuries she received in a crash Saturday morning, St. Petersburg police said.
Updated: 9 hours ago

Gulfport teenager assaulted, robbed, police say

A teenager was assaulted and robbed while she was walking this afternoon, Gulfport police said.
Updated: 12 hours ago

Pedestrian hit by SUV on Largo road dies

A man walking across a Largo street was struck by a sport utility vehicle and killed late Friday, police said.
Updated: 20 hours ago
Largo hospital expands into Clearwater

Largo hospital expands into Clearwater

Largo Medical Center is expanding into Clearwater with a full-service emergency care facility scheduled to open on Monday.
Updated: 21 hours ago
Pinellas to court tourists from U.K.

Pinellas to court tourists from U.K.

CLEARWATER — No one may have booked a vacation to seek out the mythical half dolphin-half manatee creature cooked up by tourism marketers as an April Fools’ prank earlier this year, but the advertising ploy certainly brought unexpected ...
Published: 11/22/14

False alarm fines could increase

ST. PETERSBURG — City police officers have spent less time responding to false alarms from home and business security systems since the city began fining repeat offenders in 1995.
Published: 11/22/14
Pinellas sheriff’s ranks swell by more than 3 dozen

Pinellas sheriff’s ranks swell by more than 3 dozen

Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri welcomed 38 new deputies to his ranks during a swearing-in ceremony Friday at the sheriff’s administration building in Largo.
Published: 11/22/14

Clearwater woman charges in shooting; two suspects sought

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an afternoon shooting today where one person has been arrested and two more people are being sought.
Published: 11/21/14

Diamond ring stolen from Clearwater mall

Clearwater Police Department is investigating a ring stolen this morning from a jewelry store at an area mall.
Published: 11/21/14

Clearwater police seek help in locating car in fatal motorcycle crash

Clearwater police are seeking the public’s help in locating a vehicle that may have been involved in a crash that killed a motorcyclist Thursday night.
Published: 11/21/14