Design business debuts Friday with reception
Lisa Smith's L Smith Designs debuts Friday on the ground floor of the historic Princess Martha hotel, across the street from Williams Park. The business will carry handcrafted jewelry and vintage and global accessories. To kick things off, Smith is hosting a wine and hors d'oeuvres reception and fashion show at 5 p.m. Friday at the storefront, 104 Fourth St. N. The event precedes the 6 p.m. tree lighting and Last Friday concert in the park.
Voting supervisors offering scholarships
If you are majoring in political science, public administration or business administration, journalism or mass communications, you may be eligible for a scholarship. Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections Deborah Clark, along with the 66 other supervisors in the Florida State Association of Supervisors of Elections, will award three scholarships statewide this year valued at $1,200 each. Applicants must be registered voters who have lived in Florida at least two years and must be majoring in political science, public administration, business administration, journalism or mass communication at an accredited senior college or university. Other requirements are listed on the application and in the scholarship guidelines, which are available at www.votepinellas.com. Scholarship applications must be returned by March 20 to the Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections offices at 315 Court St., Room 117, Clearwater; 13001 Starkey Road, Largo; or 501 First Ave. N., St. Petersburg. For a mailed application or information, call the Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections Office at (727) 464-6108.