TAMPA — Willie Pittman arrives early at Blake High School, eager to see his 10-year-old niece, Rynisea Crawford, cheer with her squad from Just Elementary.
TAMPA — Ashley Iovinelli of Woodridge, Ill., recently joked that she would do whatever it takes to see her beloved Chicago Blackhawks in the Stanley Cup final.
TAMPA — Community members will get a chance to weigh in on the federal government's review of the Tampa Police Department's policies related to stopping and ticketing bicyclists, most of them black, authorities said Monday.
TAMPA — For the third time in a year, an appellate court has issued an opinion rebuking Hillsborough Circuit Judge Chet Tharpe for improperly sentencing a defendant.
Somewhere along the line, we collectively decided to hate our government.
TAMPA — The doors to the Lightning locker room open and a ravenous media — a rambling herd of microphones, cameras and notebooks — race to the stall on the far side of the room.
A hole in the road closed multiple lanes of traffic on Park Boulevard at 78th Street in Pinellas Park on Monday.
America's GDP shrank in the first quarter. Awaiting more solid economic ground, the Federal Reserve keeps delaying its promise to start raising interest rates. And a few economic watchers of the 18,000 Dow are starting to whisper words like "bubble" and "recession."
PINELLAS PARK — Brittany Toner didn't intend to order Olive Garden's new Breadstick Bun Chicken Parmigiana Sandwich, but there it was. Like nearly all sentient beings, Toner, 17, has always been a sucker for OG's unlimited breadsticks. She has been known to eat 10 of the buttery, warm oblongs, sometimes making a …
Chabad of Clearwater is bringing Rabbi Chaim Mentz — best known as Paula Abdul's rabbi — for a talk called "Secrets from the rabbi to the stars." Mentz, who established the Chabad center of Bel Air in Los Angeles, is known for his charm and wit and built his congregation through his weekly TV show Basic …
LAND O'LAKES — Five teenage girls at a juvenile justice facility were charged Monday with inciting a riot after they attacked staff members, Pasco County sheriff's reports show.
Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri has a scenario for coastal residents and business owners to consider now that hurricane season is under way.
ORLANDO — I've sat in the sand on Clearwater Beach and have swum in the gulf on St. Pete Beach.
TALLAHASSEE — A contrite Legislature returned to the capital Monday with a series of concessions and the goal of quieting the bitter intra-party feud over health care that sent lawmakers into overtime.
TAMPA — Marcus Harris stood Monday on the street corner outside his family's Diana Street home, tears welling in his eyes.