ST. PETERSBURG — Mayor Rick Kriseman's administration has once again found itself defending its controversial choice of the Callaloo Group to open a "Floribbean" restaurant in the historic but currently empty Manhattan Casino.
ST. PETERSBURG— As the city recovers after spending two weeks dealing with Hurricane Irma, the campaigns of incumbent Mayor Rick Kriseman and former Mayor Rick Baker are slowly ramping back up.
ST. PETERSBURG — Rick Baker and Rick Kriseman have insisted this week that after Hurricane Irma they’ve put politics on hold in their contentious race for mayor.
ST. PETERSBURG — Remember the battle of the two Ricks? Something may have interrupted that. But it’ll be back.
ST. PETERSBURG — Rick Baker wasn't the most lovable candidate when he was winning the mayor's race. In his first campaign speech, he sourly cast St. Petersburg as a disaster zone under Mayor Rick Kriseman, and in their only televised debate, he smugly declared, "I just don't like" Kriseman.
Rick v. Rick 2.0 has its first match scheduled.
ST. PETERSBURG— Mayor Rick Kriseman's narrow victory in Tuesday's primary energized his base and handed him momentum in the race after trailing in the polls and fundraising.
ST. PETERSBURG — The Rick vs. Rick showdown in Tuesday's mayoral primary was even closer than anticipated. Just 69 votes separated incumbent Mayor Rick Kriseman and former Mayor Rick Baker, and neither candidate broke 50 percent.
Mayor Rick Kriseman’s narrow victory in Tuesday’s primary has definitely given the mayor a boost.
ST. PETERSRBURG — The most expensive — and perhaps the most contentious — mayoral race in city history is headed to a runoff.
ST. PETERSBURG — The amount of cash raised and spent leading up to Tuesday's mayoral primary by the top two candidates was staggering, and the race isn't even over yet.
But what has all that dough bought them?
ST. PETERSBURG— Despite trailing in the polls and fundraising throughout the summer, incumbent Mayor Rick Kriseman made it a very tight race against former Mayor Rick Baker in Tuesday night's mayoral primary.
ST. PETERSBURG — The city experienced a minor sewage spill the night before Tuesday’s hotly-contested mayoral primary.
ST. PETERSBURG— The city's historic primary is finally here.