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Tim Fanning - 2018 summer intern

2018 summer intern

Tim Fanning was a 2018 summer intern for the Tampa Bay Times.

  1. With its Falcon Wing doors, front trunk or "frunk," and hatchback, the Tesla Model X SUV is a far cry from the elongated golf carts that riders of the Downtowner free shuttle had grown accustomed to during the service's two years of operation. [SKIP O'ROURKE   |   Times]
  2. Colonel, center, who to many was a local celebrity, was found dead last week. Dylan Breese, founder of the Ybor Chicken Society, said he was "killed by human hands." [CHERIE DIEZ   |   Times]
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  4. Shakayla Denson is in custody after she is accused of killing her four-year-old daughter. The girl was pronounced dead at St. Joe's Hospital. (Photo by Bronte Wittpenn, mugshot courtesy of Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office)
  5. Tampa City Hall, historic and modern
  6. Birds of prey, like this red-tailed hawk at the Boyd Hill Nature Center in St. Petersburg, got the blame during a recent City Council meeting for the disappearance of chickens in Ybor City. [DIRK SHADD   |   Times (2016)]
  7. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is looking for two men who loaded an estimated $1,200 worth of wood in an axle trailer attached to a  large white SUV, believed to be a 1992 to 1999 Chevrolet or GMC Suburban. [Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office]
  8. City of Tampa water customers may notice a slight difference in taste and odor to their drinking water this month. The Tampa Water Department is temporarily converting its water disinfection from chloramine to chlorine disinfection.  [National Resources Defense Council]
  9. Supporters started gathering before sunrise at the Florida State Fairgrounds ahead of President Donald Trump's visit later in the night.
  10. Workers spruce up a garden at Tampa Bay Technical High School in preparation for President Donald Trump's visit. [TIM FANNING   |   Times]
  11. Students gathered in the courtyard of Tampa Bay Technical High School this spring during a student-led walk out to protest gun violence. Some of these students will hold a rally on Tuesday ahead of President Trump's visit to the school. [Facebook]
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  13. MONICA HERNDON   |   Times Veterinarian Mallory Offner holds a parvo infected puppy, who hadn\u2019t been named yet, at the Pet Resource Center in Tampa, Fla. Canine parvovirus is very contagious for puppies and unvaccinated dogs. At the Pet Resource Center, the parvo infected dogs are isolated from the rest of the population. Anyone who enters the isolation room has to wear protective gear including rubber boots, gloves, and a disposable gown.
  14. A dance hall in northwest Tampa where security guards at a New Year's Eve teen party fatally shot two people in self defense. Hillsborough County Comissioners on Wednesday revised a county ordinance that would add hefty punishment to property owners who allow unpermited pop-up parties. [TONY MARRERO   |   Times]
  15. Photos by BRONTE WITTPENN   |   Times  Above, members of the Hillsborough County Sheriff\u2019s Office SWAT team run toward the entrance of a hallway during active shooter training Tuesday at Strawberry Crest High School in Dover. The training involved Sheriff\u2019s Office first responders as well as aerial, left, and K-9 units. Paint rounds were also used during the exercise to create a more realistic scenario. School resource officers, teachers and faculty members will train next week.
  16. Key West Police Department issued a warrant for Robert Marve's arrest on Wedesday. He faces a charge of domestic battery by strangulation. [Key West Police Department]
  17. Times (2013) Robert Marve talks to the media after participating in the Bucs\u2019 rookie minicamp as a tryout in 2013. He never played in the NFL and after two CFL seasons retired from football in 2015.
  18. Andre Mitchell, 32, drove his pickup truck through a wall and into a swimming pool early Sunday morning, police said. Bloomingdale taxpayers  are on the hook for whatever the driver's insurance doesn't cover. [Courtesy of Sean Arnst]
  19. Beverly Mulville has filed a lawsuit in Hillsborough Circuit Court over the harvesting of her husband Duane's heart by LifeLink of Tampa after he died suddenly in June 2017. [Courtesy of Beverly Mulville]
  20. Whether they're ready to go or still being processed, all the 600-plus pets at the Hillsborough County Pet Resources Center can be adopted for free through Tuesday. A grant from an animal welfare group is paying the fees, from $20 to $125 for each animal. [TAILYR IRVINE   |   Times]
  21. Wanda Janiszewski, left, and Zhenya Nichols, both Bayshore residents, move flowers into a larger pot at the small memorial on Bayshore Boulevard dedicated to the mother and her 21-month-old daughter who were killed last month by a speeding while they tried to cross the road. [Tim Fanning | Times]