Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015

Blast Friday concert in Clearwater moved indoors

Due to expected weather conditions, the Blast Friday concert with John Cafferty has moved indoors to Ruth Eckerd Hall.
Published: 03/26/15

Forty high-tech jobs coming to St. Pete

ST. PETERSBURG - A software tech company is coming to the city's Arts Warehouse District, bringing 40 new jobs to the rapidly redeveloping neighborhood south of Central Avenue and a few blocks west of Tropicana Field....
Published: 03/26/15
Suspect in fraudulent Craigslist deal made purchases in St. Pete, police said

Suspect in fraudulent Craigslist deal made purchases in St. Pete, police said

A suspect in a Craigslist theft was seen using prepaid debit cards to purchase more than $3,000 in money orders and gift cards in St. Petersburg stores, police said.
Published: 03/26/15
MLB commissioner: Stadium is Rays’ biggest issue

MLB commissioner: Stadium is Rays’ biggest issue

PORT CHARLOTTE — New baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said Thursday morning the biggest issue facing the Tampa Bay Rays is the need for a new ballpark that would attract more fans and generate a bigger revenue stream.
Published: 03/26/15
WTFork: These Gulf Blvd. restaurants are the best by the beach

WTFork: These Gulf Blvd. restaurants are the best by the beach

Who, besides me, wants to go to the beach? (Preferably every weekend.)
Published: 03/26/15
Teacher, in phone calls, acknowledged killing ex-husband, detectives say

Teacher, in phone calls, acknowledged killing ex-husband, detectives say

CLEARWATER - A Clearwater High School teacher accused of shooting to death her ex-husband made telephone calls after doing so, investigators say, and those conversations included admissions that she shot the former St. Petersburg police officer....
Published: 03/25/15
Updated: 03/26/15
St. Pete mayor to pitch new Rays exploratory deal

St. Pete mayor to pitch new Rays exploratory deal

TAMPA — In what seems a last ditch effort to salvage a deal before opening day, Mayor Rick Kriseman will this week unveil a revised agreement to let the Tampa Bay Rays explore new stadium sites across Tampa Bay.
Published: 03/25/15
Updated: 03/26/15
Tribune Pinellas Athletes of the Week: March 16-21

Tribune Pinellas Athletes of the Week: March 16-21

PINELLAS COUNTY
Published: 03/25/15
Sulfur dioxide leak patched at Pinellas wastewater facility

Sulfur dioxide leak patched at Pinellas wastewater facility

A sulfur dioxide leak was contained inside a Pinellas County water treatment facility Wednesday, the Lealman Fire Department said.
Published: 03/25/15

Camera catches men stealing liquor from Elks Lodge in St. Pete

Two men broke into an Elks Club Lodge in St. Petersburg and stole liquor from the bar, police said.
Published: 03/25/15