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  1. Pinellas colleges notebook


    Tilar Mazzeo, the bestselling nonfiction author and biographer, will speak at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg on Thursday at 11 a.m. Mazzeo teaches English at Colby College and has written several books, including the New York Times bestseller The Widow Cliquot (2008), about the widow who built a champagne empire. Join her in Lynn Pippenger Hall at 700 Fourth St. S. …

  2. Pinellas news briefs


    Palm Harbor Rotary Charity Golf Tournament  …

  3. Hometown Pinellas


    Miss St. Petersburg 2017 winner crowned …

    Olivia Fiss of Tampa was crowned Miss St. Petersburg 2017. (Photo Courtesy Ellen Fiss).
  4. Pinellas applies for grant to strengthen, expand magnet programs

    The Gradebook

    The Pinellas County school district has applied for a $15 million, five-year federal grant through the Magnet Schools of America program to enhance and expand existing magnet programs. …

  5. Meeting on Pinellas Bayway project cancelled


    The Florida Department of Transportation has cancelled a meeting scheduled for Thursday to talk about the Pinellas Bayway project. The project will run from south of Madonna Boulevard on Tierra Verde to State Road 682 (the east/west 3.7-mile-long road that carries traffic over three bridges known as the Pinellas Bayway System). …

  6. Pinellas County Commission: There were no kickbacks in ambulance contract


    CLEARWATER –– After agreeing to pay $92,700 toward a federal lawsuit involving ambulance-service kickbacks in Texas, Pinellas County commissioners on Tuesday delivered a message to residents: No kickbacks took place in their county. …

    Pinellas County on Tuesday agreed to pay $97,200 settlement related to a federal whistleblower lawsuit in Texas involving its ambulance service but denied any wrongdoing. [DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD   |   Times]
  7. Pinellas news briefs


    Early registration for summer camps open  …

  8. Hometown North Pinellas


    Xcenda assembles comfort kits for All Children's  …

    Olivia Fiss of Tampa was crowned Miss St. Petersburg 2017. (Photo Courtesy Ellen Fiss).
  9. Who, and what it takes to make a difference in South Pinellas


    3.10.17 …

  10. Unofficial Pinellas municipal election totals


    2017 Municipal Election Results * GULFPORT Council Ward 2 Christine Anne Brown 81% 1,407 Linda Bailey 19% 331 Council Ward 4 Michael Fridovich 54% 959 Bobby L. Reynolds 22% 389 Ernest Stone 16% 292 Richard Fried 7% 131 INDIAN ROCKS BEACH City Commission (top 2 win) Philip M. Wrobel 31% 577 …

  11. Pinellas-Hillsborough all-star basketball games set for Friday

    Home Team

    The Hillsborough- Pinellas boys and girls all-star games will be held Friday at Eckerd College. The girls game starts at 6 p.m., followed by the boys. Admission is $5. The teams were selected based on their previous performance in county all-star games. Here are the rosters for both games. Boys …

  12. Rick Scott calls out Richard Corcoran, Pinellas state lawmakers

    The Buzz

    From Times staff photographer Scott Keeler: The Gov. Rick Scott Road Show continues. On Wednesday, Scott's tour defending his key agencies, Enterprise Florida and Visit Florida, landed him at Allen Sports Center in Seminole, where 75 business officials greeted him. …

    Rick Scott, with Visit Florida CEO Ken Lawson, during a Wednesday appearance at Allen Sports Center in Seminole.
  13. Pinellas businesses look forward to end of blue law on Sunday mornings


    Greg Lore, manager of Clear Sky Beachside Cafe in Clearwater, was thrilled when he heard the county might allow alcohol sales starting at 8 a.m. on Sundays. …

    Diners and pedestrians enjoy a pleasant Sunday morning, March 19 on Central Avenue in downtown St. Petersburg  In early March of 2017 the Pinellas County Commission unanimously passed an ordinance that allows restaurants and stores to sell alcohol at 8 a.m. The vote brought uniformity to alcohol sales for each day of the week: 8 a.m. to 3 a.m.Local breakfast and brunch spots are impacted by the ordinance allowing morning alcohol sales.
  14. Catapult Academy, a school for at-risk students, may open in Pinellas

    The Gradebook

    Another school option for Pinellas County's at-risk youth may be available beginning in August. …

  15. Pinellas Sheriff: No death penalty for Markeith Loyd 'reprehensible'

    Bay Buzz

    Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri rebuked in a statement Thursday the decision by Orlando’s top prosecutor not to pursue the death penalty for Markeith Loyd, accused of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend and Orlando Police Lt. Debra Clayton in January. …

    Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri.
  16. Pinellas news briefs


    St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center offers life guard training  …

  17. Lawmakers can request state money for transportation, but Pinellas and Hillsborough legislators aren't asking

    The Buzz

    Each year, legislators ask the state to pay for projects in their communities. Some of those requests make it into the budget, others don't. But this year, Hillsborough and Pinellas lawmakers aren't asking for nearly as much money for transportation projects as their counterparts in other parts of the state. …

    State Senators from Pinellas and Hillsborough Counties asked for less money for transportation projects than many of their peers.
  18. Pinellas firefighters battling large commercial fire in Oldsmar


    OLDSMAR — Fire crews from across Pinellas County were called in to battle a massive fire at a commercial facility on Thursday night. The fire was reported at 8:16 p.m. at a commercial building at 100 Dunbar Ave. Smoke and flames could be seen escaping the building, according to news reports. …

  19. Former Pinellas teacher acquitted in ex-husband's slaying faces wrongful death lawsuit


    Two months ago, a jury acquitted Cara Ryan of murdering her ex-husband, a former St. Petersburg police officer. But Ryan may go to court again for the 2015 shooting — this time because of wrongful death lawsuit recently filed by the daughter of Sgt. John "J.J." Rush. …

    Cara Ryan, a former Clearwater High School teacher, was acquitted of second-degree murder in January in the 2015 shooting death of her ex-husband. Now the daughter of former St. Petersburg police Sgt. John "J.J." Rush is suing her in civil court. [SCOTT KEELER   |   TIMES]
  20. Tax blooper: Nielsen Co. says it overpaid Pinellas taxes by $1.2 million


    Oops. …

    The Nielsen Co. has filed suit in Pinellas County seeking an $800,000 refund on property taxes it mistakenly paid to the Pinellas County Property Appraiser.

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