TAMPA — Lyft officials say they will appeal a hearing officer's decision to uphold a citation against the ride-sharing company issued by Hillsborough County.
STRAND CONDO HAS ITS POWER CUT OFF
Clearwater officials cut off electrical power to the unfinished Strand condominium tower at 1100 Cleveland St. downtown. They also issued a stop work order to the building's owner for putting up a new fence without a permit.
CLEARWATER — Police have identified Charles J. Ferrell, 51, as the victim in a homicide reported Monday evening.
TAMPA — Hillsborough County Commissioners voted Wednesday to seek financial reimbursement from a Plant City winery owner who filed a failed ethics complaint against one of their own.
TALLAHASSEE — It's a start.
After dissolving the annual legislative session last week over a budget and health care impasse, House and Senate leaders on Wednesday agreed on one thing: the dates of the special session to finish their work.
Usually, it's money that divides us. We tend to get loopy over the origin and the destination of every dollar that passes through the doors of City Hall.
TAMPA — There are no concrete plans yet to move the Museum of Science and Industry, but the fate of its current site is already becoming a political football — literally.
TAMPA — A Pasco County school teacher who used Facebook to set up a proposed sexual liaison in Belize with two teen girls was ordered to prison Wednesday for 15 years.
TAMPA — A grassy lot next to a Catholic church on Cross Creek Boulevard caught fire Wednesday afternoon but was quickly extinguished, Tampa Fire Rescue officials said.
Walter Energy Inc., the Alabama coal company once spun out of Tampa's Jim Walter home building business, is dwindling fast. Its stock continued to plummet Wednesday, dropping 17 percent to 38 cents per share after the company said there's "substantial doubt" about its ability to continue as a going concern. Walter …
Several hundred supporters, many wearing attire celebrating their favorite sports teams, crowded the hallway outside the grand ballroom in the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, competing for hundreds of silent-auction items donated to support an accredited pediatric surgical fellowship at All …
ST. PETERSBURG — Thirty-five years to the day since the horrific accident that sent 35 people plummeting to their deaths from the Sunshine Skyway, a monument is to be dedicated to their memory.
Mike Anderson is supervisor of sea turtles and aquatic biology programs for the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, so you'd think finding a sea turtle nest is just another day on the job.
CLEARWATER BEACH — This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Ryan Wells Foundation's Evening with the Chefs. In a decade the foundation has awarded 75 high school students $514,000 in scholarship money and donated $283,000 to the culinary programs of Dixie Hollins High, Northeast High, Osceola High, Pinellas …
CAPE CANAVERAL — SpaceX chalked up another big test flight Wednesday, firing a capsule into the air to try out its new, super-streamlined launch escape system for astronauts.