BELLEAIR — Police officer Roy Olsen feared for his life when he saw Jamaal Bishop's weapon Monday, according to an arrest affidavit.
I read your recent article regarding the construction on Gulf Boulevard in St. Pete Beach. As a resident of SPB who travels the length of Gulf Boulevard daily, I was happy to hear about the transition to night-time road construction/paving. But I wonder if anyone else has commented on the terrible paving job. There …
DUI charge follows sip taken in traffic
A deputy stopped in traffic Nov. 20 looked at the car next to him and saw the driver sip from a 12-ounce bottle of Coors Light, according to an arrest report.
CLEARWATER — It wasn't the economic recession or market competition that caused sales at Jim Towers' appliance store to plummet more than 50 percent over the past six years, he says.
CLEARWATER — Police are still searching for the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash that left one woman injured.
OLDSMAR — A new website promoting the Oldsmar Trail is up and running. The idea for the website came about several months ago as the communications staff, together with the city clerk's office, was creating a glossy map of the trail that includes all 10 of the city parks. Ecotourism has long been on the minds of …
CLEARWATER — Jerry and Carol Rubin of Orlando could keep their Hinckley 44 Fly boat docked anywhere they'd like.
INDIAN ROCKS BEACH — Luigi de Marchi, 22, took down the first mini Eiffel Tower from the front of Cafe de Paris, 2300 Gulf Blvd., several weeks ago. It had grown old and lost its luster, after 13 years of service at the French bakery owned by his parents, Valerie and Xavier.
Throughout most of its history, Williams Park served as St. Petersburg's front lawn. In another time, presidents spoke in the park. Residents gathered to listen to concerts. Nice place. Very Norman Rockwell. But that was a while ago.
CLEARWATER — The Clearwater Police Department is hosting a gun buyback event Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. inside the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex at 2450 Drew St.
SAFETY HARBOR — Tickets are on sale for the annual Mayors' Breakfast. The fundraiser, hosted by Doug Bevis, mayor of Oldsmar, and Andy Steingold, mayor of Safety Harbor, provides holiday meals and gifts to needy families in Oldsmar, Safety Harbor and Clearwater.
CLEARWATER — A 19-year-old man was arrested Tuesday, charged with having sex with a 14-year-old girl, authorities said.
Max Kligman's job description on the football field this season reads linebacker/defensive lineman/offensive lineman/long snapper/fullback/tailback.
PALM HARBOR — The widow of a man who died while trying to cross U.S. 19 last year is suing the company she hired to care for him.
A packed ballroom at the Hilton St. Petersburg Carillon Park for the AchieveHERs Signature luncheon was inspired by keynote speaker Maj. M.J. Hegar, highly decorated Medevac helicopter pilot.