Saturday, November 18, 2017
News Roundup

Spend an evening with celebrated maestro Anton Coppola

RECOMMENDED READING


spend an evening with celebrated maestro coppola

"Musings with Maestro, an Intimate Evening with Anton Coppola," will feature the noted composer and conductor and founding artistic director of Opera Tampa at 6 p.m. Friday in the Marly Room of the Museum of Fine Arts St. Petersburg, 255 Beach Drive NE. Cathy Unruh of WEDU television will be the moderator. $60. (727) 896-2667, ext. 210.

Scholarship open to Pinellas daughters

The Suncoasters of St. Petersburg, producers of the Festival of States, are taking applications for the 56th annual Junior Sungoddess Scholarship. Applicants must be daughters of Pinellas County families, with plans to continue education after high school. They must be 16 by March 1. The deadline is Friday. Applications are available in the guidance offices at all Pinellas County high schools or by calling the Suncoasters at (727) 821-9888.

Nominate an iconic woman of influence

The St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for Iconic Women of St. Petersburg, an acknowledgement of Pinellas County women of influence. The honor once was known as the Women's Symposium/Women of Distinction Awards. Nominations should be submitted by Monday; forms are available at tinyurl.com/iconicwomen; email [email protected] or call (727) 893-8698.

Children's hospital hosts fashion show

The annual All Children's Hospital Guild, St. Petersburg Branch luncheon and fashion show features So Chic clothing and begins at 11 a.m. Jan. 16 in the All Children's Hospital Education and Conference Center, 701 Fourth St. S, St. Petersburg. $35. (727) 520-0286.

Comments

HomeTeam Hot Shots: Male nominations for Nov. 11-17

Each week, our HomeTeam staffers nominate male Hot Shots from each of the counties we cover. Then we turn the voting over to readers. These nominations span Saturday, Nov. 11-Friday, Nov. 17. Read up on all of our nominees then vote until noon Monday...
Updated: 29 minutes ago
Boater missing in waters north of Bradenton, dog found alive

Boater missing in waters north of Bradenton, dog found alive

CORTEZ — The Coast Guard and others are scouring the waters near Mead Point, just inland from Anna Maria Island, for a 63-year-old boater who has been missing since Friday evening. Fraser Horne, from Cortez, left Egmont Key on his 30-foot boat, Golde...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Bucs’ belief in Jameis Winston has been shaken

Bucs’ belief in Jameis Winston has been shaken

TAMPA — Belief is the biggest attribute a quarterback can bring to his team. Belief in his talent. Belief in his commitment to winning. Belief in his ability to bring everyone together and have his voice lead the path forward.But the belief the Bucs ...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Bucs-Dolphins: Things to watch in Sunday’s 1 p.m. game

Bucs-Dolphins: Things to watch in Sunday’s 1 p.m. game

TAMPA — Can the Bucs pull off back-to-back wins with a backup quarterback? Win a game on the road for the first time this season? Politely hand the unnamed trophy for the state’s worst football team back to the Dolphins?Mike Evans is back from his su...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Gerald McCoy or Ndamukong Suh: Who would you rather have?

Gerald McCoy or Ndamukong Suh: Who would you rather have?

In the crowd-pleasing sports-talk of game of "Who Would You Rather Have?’’ there might not be a more perfect match-up than this.Gerald McCoy vs. Ndamukong Suh.Both are defensive tackles. Both went to, what were at the time, Big 12 schools. Both were ...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Gerald McCoy to Ndamukong Suh: ‘Let them remember us’

Gerald McCoy to Ndamukong Suh: ‘Let them remember us’

TAMPA — In the spring of 2010, one of the biggest debates the week leading up to the NFL draft was which defensive tackle would be selected first? Nebraska’s Ndamukong Suh or Oklahoma’s Gerald McCoy.Both figured to be highly productive NFL players. S...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Tampa police: Drunk wrong-way driver caused major crashes on Courtney Campbell Causeway

Tampa police: Drunk wrong-way driver caused major crashes on Courtney Campbell Causeway

TAMPA — Police arrested a 26-year-old man they say drove the wrong way while drunk and caused a multi-vehicle crash Friday on the Courtney Campbell Causeway.Collin John Cole faces two counts of driving under the influence causing serious bodily injur...
Updated: 4 hours ago

AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64

NEW YORK (AP) — Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the Australian hard rock band AC/DC, has died. He was 64. AC/DC announced the death on their official Facebook page and website Saturday. The posts did not say when or where...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Cannon Fodder podcast: Bucs-Dolphins preview

Cannon Fodder podcast: Bucs-Dolphins preview

Greg Auman has a final preview of Sunday’s Bucs-Dolphins game in Miami in his latest Cannon Fodder podcast.He talks about key matchups to watch for, from perhaps the NFL’s best slot receiver in Jarvis Landry, to Miami’s vulnerabilities at right tackl...
Updated: 6 hours ago
Romano: Hunting for a deadly needle in the Seminole Heights haystack

Romano: Hunting for a deadly needle in the Seminole Heights haystack

During the day, you hear from the psychics and the kooks. The well-intentioned tipsters, and the unsolicited profilers. This is all part of serial killer spillover, a sort of cottage industry of macabre.It gets tougher at night when you’re hounded by...
Updated: 2 hours ago