CLEARWATER — The city should spend the money it will receive in its BP settlement on something that will have a lasting impact, City Manager Bill Horne told the City Council on Monday.
ST. PETERSBURG — The chief executive of Pinellas County's transit agency is being put on notice by some of his bosses, including one of his staunchest supporters.
In the Bible, Noah dealt with 40 days and nights of rain by building an ark. Tuesday will mark 20 days of liquid sunshine for Tampa Bay. Here are some questions and answers about our long, soggy ordeal and what it means.
How much rain has fallen?
ST. PETERSBURG — City officials confirmed rumors Monday that next year's Grand Prix of St. Petersburg will take place in early March, a couple weeks sooner than it has in past years.
TAMPA — A lot went into Tampa's trouble-free protests during the 2012 Republican National Convention: Intense planning. Lessons of past conventions. Big spending on extra officers, training and equipment. Even a tropical storm.
Sen. Marco Rubio stuck around Washington today to cast a vote to defund Planned Parenthood, a measure that failed to get 60 votes to advance.
TAMPA — Craig Latimer on Monday filed to run for another term as the Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections.
We could be nice. We could ease into this thing by talking about how hard Doug Martin worked in the offseason to become leaner, stronger and faster. • We could talk about that easy smile or his aw-shucks, I'm-just-here-to-help-the-team humility. Maybe throw in an anecdote about signing autographs to …
It's a good thing for Florida taxpayers that state legislators don't get paid by the hour.
TAMPA — Outraged by what he saw as a Tampa lawyer's underhanded tactics, a Miami chiropractor filed a complaint in 2010 against Robert Adams, a partner at the Adams & Diaco firm. The Florida Bar dismissed his concerns six days later.
ST. PETERSBURG — After decades as a renter, former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist has finally taken the plunge into home ownership.
TAMPA — Charities and event planners are on the verge of losing one of Tampa Bay's most popular venues.
PORT RICHEY — The Florida Highway Patrol on Monday identified Thomas Edward Howell, 41, of Weeki Wachee as the man who was killed in a Thursday night hit-and-run wreck on U.S. 19.
There may come a day when Publix Super Markets does not report solid quarterly gains in profits and revenues. But it was not Monday.
ST. PETERSBURG — Citing insufficient staffing levels, nurses at St. Petersburg General Hospital will hold an "informational picket and rally" outside the hospital at 6:30 p.m. today.