Thursday, November 22, 2018

Hillsborough News

Hillsborough deputies: Video may provide clues to triple murder

Hillsborough deputies: Video may provide clues to triple murder

Two surveillance videos from a nearby property may provide clues into the triple homicide.
Published: 11/21/18
Forecast: Get ready for a dry, pleasant Thanksgiving eve across Tampa Bay

Forecast: Get ready for a dry, pleasant Thanksgiving eve across Tampa Bay

A cold front that passed through the area Tuesday has set the Tampa Bay area up for a dry, pleasant Thanksgiving eve and near perfect weather for the holiday, according to forecasters.
Published: 11/21/18
Demolition work reveals first opening in 20 years to Ybor City’s infamous tunnels

Demolition work reveals first opening in 20 years to Ybor City’s infamous tunnels

Tearing down a warehouse at 12th Street and Sixth Avenue revealed a brick-lined tunnel tall enough to walk through with rounded ceilings and walls but a flat floor of dirt.
Published: 11/20/18
Updated: 11/21/18
The time a dead Cuban revolutionary was seen in Tampa

The time a dead Cuban revolutionary was seen in Tampa

Cuba’s revolutionary hero Camilo Cienfuegos was reportedly sighted in Tampa 59 years ago this month despite dying weeks earlier in a plane crash.
Published: 11/21/18
The Prime Time Sister Circle celebrates 15 years in Tampa

The Prime Time Sister Circle celebrates 15 years in Tampa

Two female doctors celebrates more than a decade of improving the health of circles of African American women all over the world.
Published: 11/20/18
Holiday 5K races emerge across Hillsborough County

Holiday 5K races emerge across Hillsborough County

Hillsborough County gears up for Turkey Day with numerous road races and turkey trot events. Here’s a list.
Published: 11/20/18
Inside the newsroom: Tampa Bay Times project team takes a deep dive inside a notorious Florida death penalty case

Inside the newsroom: Tampa Bay Times project team takes a deep dive inside a notorious Florida death penalty case

A project team at the Tampa Bay Times explores the death penalty in Florida through a notorious 1975 murder case.
Published: 11/16/18
Updated: 11/20/18
Hooper: ‘Hope sightings’ replenish Metropolitan Ministries’ holiday effort

Hooper: ‘Hope sightings’ replenish Metropolitan Ministries’ holiday effort

Staff, volunteers at the nonprofit have come to cherish serendipitous moments of love
Published: 11/15/18
Updated: 11/20/18
The would-be blockbuster shot in Tampa was supposed to combat racism. That was a century ago.

The would-be blockbuster shot in Tampa was supposed to combat racism. That was a century ago.

The producers of The Birth of a Race hailed the silent movie shot in Tampa more than a century ago as a great cinematic achievement, one they said would help race relations. It was a major bust.
Published: 11/16/18
Updated: 11/20/18
Who’s selling sports goods after midnight on Black Friday? Where do you go to get a tie at 3 a.m.?

Who’s selling sports goods after midnight on Black Friday? Where do you go to get a tie at 3 a.m.?

This holiday overview of area retail outlets guides you to the answers
Published: 11/19/18
Updated: 11/20/18