News Roundup


Two killed, two injured in Tampa park shooting

TAMPA Bullet casings and plastic Easter eggs lay scattered in the grass after a gunfight broke out Sunday in a park crowded with families and children celebrating the holiday. When police arrived at Alfred "Al" Barnes Jr. Park around 5 p.m., two young men were dead and two others were rushed to Tampa General Hospit …


    Winner and loser of the week in Fla politics

    Winner of the week
    Patrick Murphy.
    After narrowly defeating outspoken Republican congressman Allen West two years ago in a Palm Beach area district, Murphy looked mighty vulnerable - especially in the climate that appears to favor the GOP. But the respected The Rothenberg Political Report last week shifted its rating to “leans Democrat” based on Murphy’s formidable money-raising....


    Dunedin: Blue Jays architect to calculate spring training upgrade needs, costs

    DUNEDIN| It will be at least another month or so before the Toronto Blue Jays submit a spring training facilities wish list and cost estimate to the city....


    Florida education news: Prom-posals, job cuts, computer testing and more

    PROM-POSALS: A St. Petersburg High junior perfects the art of inviting his date to the prom....