1. Spring Breakers, written and directed by Harmony Korine and rated R, was largely filmed in Pinellas County.
  2. Exterior view of the century old St. James House of Prayer Episcopal Church pictured in Tampa.
  3. People take in the festivities at the Florida Strawberry Festival in Plant City on Thursday.
  4. Contestants participate in the Deep Fried Strawberry Shortcake on a Stick Relay at the Florida Strawberry Festival on Thursday, in Plant City.
  5. Hillsborough County NAACP President Yvette Lewis speaks during an unveiling of a memorial and historical marker at Ridgewood Cemetery on the edge of King High School  in Tampa on Monday.
  6. The iconic sign at the historic Sunken Gardens is lit up after a new version which more closely resembles the original, was installed last week Thursday in St. Petersburg.
  7. Tony "Doc Dog" Baker poses for a portrait at his Las Vegas Tattoo Company in Ybor City. Doc Dog celebrates 60 years in the tattoo business with 20 years in Ybor City.
  8. In this Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, file photo, a car travels down historic Route 66 toward Albuquerque, N.M.
  9. Strawberry shortcakes are topped with whipped cream at Parkesdale Farm Market in Plant City.
  10. One of many camera-trap photographs of a wild Florida panther captured by Carlton Ward Jr. You can watch "Path of the Panther" in theaters across Florida beginning Friday. The film will be released on Disney+ and the National Geographic Channel this spring.
  11. A 2020 aerial photo of Memorial Park Cemetery, the East Tampa segregation-era Black burial ground.
  12. The Banned Book Library at American Stage started Feb. 18.
  13. Margot Benstock, left, and Irene Weiss, together with a scale model replica of a fishing boat on exhibit behind them at the Florida Holocaust Museum in St. Petersburg. Benstock's parents escaped the Holocaust by fleeing Denmark on fishing boats. She believes she found the boat that transported her father. She obtained it and donated it to the Florida Holocaust Museum.
  14. Rescuers search for victims and survivors in the rubble of buildings in Turkey. International organizations are rushing to provide relief.
  15. The sign that Sunken Gardens put up in 2003 changed some of the colors and the V-shaped chevron. This sign recently came down and is being replaced with one that more closely resembles the original.
  16. Robert Holsopple, a building contractor, left, and Charlie Hettinger, Water Tower Holdings managing partner, give a tour of the construction going on at the Perfecto Garcia Cigar Factory in Tampa.
  17. Alex Gomez, on left, takes a picture of a group of French Canadien cyclists in front of the pink trumpet tree in bloom on 23rd Ave. NE. and Coffee Pot Blvd NE on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023 in St. Petersburg. Gomez, a local who lives part time in St. Petersburg, was helping out the group of eight cyclists from Nicolet, Quebec. The group is cycling though parts of the west coast of Florida and has already completed about 1000 kilometers.
  18. Aerial of the lost College Hill Cemetery, which is now a parking lot for the Italian Club Cemetery.
  19. Kids hang on to their ride at the 2022 Florida State Fair, which will return Feb. 9-20. It was founded more than 100 years ago and now sports the nation's largest midway.
  20. Demolition of downtown Tampa's former Tarr Furniture building began on Saturday.
  21. Members of the Krewe of Sant’ Yago pass out beads to people along Bayshore Boulevard during the Gasparilla Parade of Pirates on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, in Tampa. The krewe will host their signature event, The Krewe of the Knights of Sant’ Yago Illuminated Knight Parade, on Feb. 11.
  22. Convicted drug smuggler Angelo Bedami holds a photograph of his father Joe Bedami Sr., a mobster and alleged Santo Trafficante hitman.
  23. Fossil restorers Elia Smaniotto, of Trieste, Italy, left, and Tomas Stark, of Sezana, Slovenia, remove the skull of Big John from a crate on Wednesday at the Glazer Children's Museum in Tampa. The complete triceratops skeleton will be the center of an exhibit opening Memorial Day weekend.
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