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A rendering of what 2nd & Second diner will look like when it opens. [Image via Fraze Design Inc.]

Two 24-hour diners are opening this spring in downtown St. Petersburg

Two new diners will open in downtown St. Petersburg this spring and eventually never close — not even for an hour. At least, that's the plan. The upcoming 2nd & Second, at the corner of and Second Street and Second Avenue N, and Diner24 DTSP, on First Avenue N across the street from Williams Park, are aiming to bec …


And they're off: Dem race for governor is underway

Politico speculated the other day that Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum could announce for governor Friday at an appearance in Orlando for the Central Florida Urban League's Cornerstone Awards. Seems unlikely that a mayor would announce formally for office outside his own city, but it's a safe bet that both Gillum and Miami Beach Beach Mayor Philip Levine will sound very much like gubernatorial candidates when they address the gathering tomorrow....


Congressman Charlie Crist says he supports St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman's stance on protecting undocumented immigrants

Crist wonders who will be affected next by Trump's immigration policies

Congressman Charlie Crist joked Friday that the news coming out of the White House these days is so fast and furious that he has trouble keeping up....


USF's Fulbright Scholars for the 2016-2017 year put it ahead of other top research institutions.

USF leads nation in producing prestigious Fulbright Scholars

With 12 faculty members named as Fulbright Scholars in the 2016-2017 year, the University of South Florida led the nation in producing winners of the prestigious awards....