Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Pinellas News

Victim in fatal wrong-way crash was a veteran who died on Veteran’s Day

Victim in fatal wrong-way crash was a veteran who died on Veteran’s Day

He was fatally injured Monday while loading his bike onto the front of a bus on Gulf Boulevard. The wrong-way driver was impaired, deputies say.
Updated: 4 hours ago
FHP: Daytona Beach man killed crossing St. Petersburg street

FHP: Daytona Beach man killed crossing St. Petersburg street

The 59-year-old pedestrian walked into the path of an oncoming car, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Woman killed by stray bullet in St. Pete shooting was a nursing assistant, mother of 5

Woman killed by stray bullet in St. Pete shooting was a nursing assistant, mother of 5

Aesha Kendrick, 38, fell victim to a shooter who was firing at another target, St. Petersburg police said. Her death left family members reeling Monday and her five children, ages 1 to 17, without a m
Published: 11/12/18

Pinellas news briefs

Quick news from Pinellas County
Published: 11/12/18
Motorcyclist suffers life-threatening injuries in St. Petersburg crash

Motorcyclist suffers life-threatening injuries in St. Petersburg crash

A 38-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries after he ran a red light and crashed his 1998 Honda motorcycle into another vehicle early Monday morning.
Published: 11/12/18
Tampa millenial rescues Zeus, the missing kiteboarding dog, in most millenial way possible

Tampa millenial rescues Zeus, the missing kiteboarding dog, in most millenial way possible

A famous kiteboarding Jack Russell Terrier was stolen Sunday. He was rescused by a millenial armed with a phone and Facebook.
Published: 11/09/18
Get ready for another cold front this weekend in Tampa Bay, with no tornadoes this time

Get ready for another cold front this weekend in Tampa Bay, with no tornadoes this time

Some areas of dense, but patchy fog Friday morning will lead to a sunny, unseasonably warm day throughout the Tampa Bay area ahead of a brief weekend cold front.
Published: 11/09/18
A pet detective is helping track a famous dog missing from a Skyway beach

A pet detective is helping track a famous dog missing from a Skyway beach

Zues is a famous kiteboarding Jack Russell Terrier. A pet detective is looking for him.
Published: 11/08/18

Madeira Beach plans to add floor to City Hall

MADEIRA BEACH — The City Commission agreed to move ahead with adding a first floor to City Hall. Currently, the City Hall offices are at second-floor level, with vacant space below.The proposal came from the city Planning Department. Community...
Published: 11/08/18
Pinellas unlicensed contractor sting nets 35 arrests, 65 charges

Pinellas unlicensed contractor sting nets 35 arrests, 65 charges

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office conducted a recent sting of unlicensed contractors that netted 35 arrests and 65 charges, with the potential for more, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release
Published: 11/06/18