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Busch Blvd. accident that killed Chamberlain High student, 17, is no surprise to nearby businesses


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Eckerd president blasts St. Petersburg sewer study


Tarpon Springs High principal to transfer after questions over his handling of threat


  1. Editorial: Fog of war in Afghanistan


    Fourteen years ago today, the United States started bombing Afghanistan in hopes of flushing out Osama bin Laden. It is America's longest war, and in the latest sad chapter, the United States now must explain its fatal error in attacking a hospital operated by Doctors Without Borders, a mistake that killed 22 people and …

  2. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 7


    Haunted Angelus House: Situated on 25 acres of land, the PG-13 rated haunt features The Child's Nightmare Haunted House in 3D, Rhett Butler's Haunted Hay Ride, Little Pigs Children's Haunt and fire dancers. 7 p.m., The Angelus, 12413 Hudson Ave., Hudson. $12, $6 ages 5-10, 4 and younger free. (727) 364-2868.

    PT_329828_LINS_ANGELUS 1 OF 2 (10/22/2010) The fourth annual haunted Angelus house in Hudson will be operating next weekend, October 29th thru the 31st. In addition to the 18-room haunted house, there is also a hayride and an enchanted forest. Admission is $7 and those in wheelchairs are free.
  3. 5 things to do under $5 Oct. 8-14: Roboticon, Tampa Bay Lightning pep rally, fall plant sales


    1 Eat at Joe's Lunch and Concert Series: This monthly lunch and concert party turns into a Tampa Bay Lightning pep rally when the Bolt Brigade shows up with alumni players, the Lightning Girls, ThunderBug and the team's Rolling Thunder Truck with giveaways. Food trucks will be on site and there will …

    Fans and the Lightning Girls celebrate a Tampa Bay Lightning win over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals in June. The Lightning Girls, ThunderBug and the team’s Rolling Thunder Truck will be at the monthly Eat at Joe’s Lunch and Concert Series for a Lightning pep rally Wednesday in the Joe Chillura Courthouse Square.
  4. Comedy series points toward SouthShore Music Festival


    RIVERVIEW — It began innocently enough as a fundraiser to become Riverview's honorary mayor in 2010 and concurrently fulfill a dream to be in the music business.

    On Oct. 16, magician/comedian Nathan Coe Marsh will headline the final chapter in a series of comedy nights at the Regent
  5. Wednesday's letters: Sorting out bacteria in our water supply


    Tests after spill show high fecal bacteria level | Sept. 26

    Sorting out bacteria in our water

    Bucs promote DE Howard Jones, put Fatinikun on IR

    Tuesdays have become a busy day of comings and goings on the Bucs roster, and this week is no different -- in addition to the signing of kicker Connor Barth and the promotion of receiver Donteea Dye, the Bucs have promoted defensive end Howard Jones from the practice squad to the 53-man roster....


    Rays manager Kevin Cash, during an end of season press conference Tuesday at Tropicana Field.

    Disappointed Rays see busy off-season, bright future ahead

    Rays baseball operations president Matt Silverman and manager Kevin Cash wrapped up what both called a disappointing 80-82 season today with a media session at the Trop....


    Gov. Rick Scott authorizes first execution since January

    Gov. Rick Scott has authorized the execution of Jerry Correll, a man convicted in the stabbing deaths of four people in 1985, and the first death warrant the governor has signed in nine months....