James Butler was a Marine captain who piloted helicopters in Vietnam and flew 988 missions there.
There are certain jobs in elective office that carry with them a slightly higher expectation when it comes to how one behaves in public.
TAMPA — A new leader has been installed at one of East Tampa's leading nonprofit agencies following reports that money is going out faster than it's coming in.
Tom Hall has traveled the world and developed a sense of what works, what doesn't, and what is to come.
Those piles of branches snapped off by the hurricane finally are disappearing from the front of homes in the Tampa Bay area, one last reminder of the bullet many dodged by not preparing properly for the day when a storm may hit the region head on.
"The end justifies the means" is a slogan you won't see used by a single candidate seeking public office.
It's the month of October, and it's also Friday the 13th.
If you are the parent of a public-school student in Hillsborough County, your life might become more complicated.
The most active mud-slinging committee in the Republican primary for East Hillsborough's vacant state House District 58 seat has reported to state officials that it didn't raise or spend any money before Sept. 30 — even though it sent out at least four mailers attacking Yvonne Fry before that date, according to …
TEMPLE TERRACE — As Mel Jurado takes up the gavel as mayor, she joins a City Council determined to get construction started on city-owned downtown redevelopment property even if it isn't the Downtown Temple Terrace people once envisioned.