Monday, January 22, 2018
Free clinics respond as more people head to the ER with dental problems
Volunteer dentist, Dr. Shazia Malik, examines the mouth of new patient Roosevelt Jones on Thursday at the Community Dental Clinic in Clearwater. Low-income adult patients aren't charged for the services. The nonprofit organization just asks for a donation. [DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD   |   Times ]
Charles Lee had been dealing with an excruciating toothache for days. The pain made it hard to eat or sleep or focus on work. But Lee, 54, didn’t have dental insurance. His job as a delivery truck driver offered only a supplemental policy that was...
Signs at North Shore Park in St. Petersburg warn people in September 2016 to stay out of the water due to contamination from partially treated sewage from the city's overwhelmed sewer system. The 1-billion spills of 2015-16 led to a state-mandated, $326 million fix of the city's sewage system. [LARA CERRI   |   Times]
St. Pete spilled 266,000 gallons of waste into Smacks Bayou
Hillsborough diver who died in Eagle’s Nest Cave was adventurous but experienced
Crisco, dune buggy and a face-plant: Fired-up Philly fans take to the streets