Saturday, January 27, 2018

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Gasparilla Invasion and Parade of Pirates

Gasparilla Invasion and Parade of Pirates

Members of Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla wait in line to have their makeup done the morning of Gasparilla at Tampa Yacht and Country Club in Tampa, Fla., on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. LOREN ELLIOTT | TimesThe Jose Gasparilla pirate ship is filled wit...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Gasparilla and the Stanley Cup

Gasparilla and the Stanley Cup

The NHL Stanley Cup is loaded onto the "Jose Gasparilla" pirate ship at the end of the Ballast Point Park pier in Tampa, Fla., on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. The ship carried the cup for the annual invasion. LOREN ELLIOTT | TimesYe Mystic Krewe of G...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Budweiser Clydesdales preview in Riverview before this weekend’s Gasparilla Parade Of Pirates (w/video)

Budweiser Clydesdales preview in Riverview before this weekend’s Gasparilla Parade Of Pirates (w/video)

The Budweiser Clydesdales were first introduced to the public on April 7, 1933, to celebrate the repeal of Prohibition. August A. Busch, Jr. presented the group of horses as a gift to his father, August Anheuser Busch, Sr., who was guided outside the...
Published: 01/24/18
Tampa International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament

Tampa International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament

Wheelchair rugby players pause during a game at the 26th annual Tampa International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at All People's Life Center, in Tampa, Fla.Cody Kingsland, (12), of the Tampa Generals, protects the ball during a ...
Published: 01/19/18
Low temperatures led to frost Thursday morning

Low temperatures led to frost Thursday morning

A very small patch of frost formed in Palm Harbor where the temperature fell to 25 degrees at daybreak on Jan. 18, 2018. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | TimesIce is seen on a hibiscus plant in a Clearwater garden Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Frost formed Thursday ...
Published: 01/18/18
The magnanimous Martin Luther King, Jr.

The magnanimous Martin Luther King, Jr.

An undated file photograph of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthplace is shown at 501 Auburn Avenue N.E. in Atlanta, Ga. Dr. King was born here on January 15, 1929. AP Martin Luther King, with wife Coretta and daughter Yolanda.National Portrait Gal...
Published: 01/15/18
Photo of the Day for January 12, 2018

Photo of the Day for January 12, 2018

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from Times Staff Photographer Douglas R. Clifford.To download or order reprints of this and other Photo of the Day images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post for January 10...
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Gallery: Foggy morning before cold front arrives

Gallery: Foggy morning before cold front arrives

The region was under a dense fog advisory until 10 a.m. The fog was accompanied by a thin mist and low clouds, which eased throughout Thursday morning.Still life in fog. Birds are grounded as heavy fog shrouds the down town Clearwater city marina bel...
Updated one month ago
Photo of the Day for January 10, 2018

Photo of the Day for January 10, 2018

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from Victor Troia of Tampa, FL.To download or order reprints of this and other Photo of the Day images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post for January 9, 2018.Send us your ...
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Gallery: Gov. Scott delivers farewell State of State

Gallery: Gov. Scott delivers farewell State of State

Facing the end of his tenure and weighing a U.S. Senate bid, Gov. Rick Scott delivered a farewell State of the State address to a joint session of the Florida Legislature Tuesday.“The results speak for themselves,” Scott said, touting his...
Updated one month ago