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  1. An armed, masked robber storms into a Plant City gas station and store Sunday night. The robber stole cash, shot the clerk and fled on foot. [Plant City Police Department]
  2. A construction worker wears a protective mask as he stops traffic at a construction site in downtown Miami on Thursday. The city of Miami mandated Wednesday, that all construction workers on job sites, employees and customers in grocery stores, restaurants, pharmacies and convenience stores must wear masks at all times. [WILFREDO LEE  |  AP]
  3. Hialeah city employee Tatiana Fernandez, right, distributes printed unemployment forms to Miami-Dade County residents outside of the John F. Kennedy Library on Tuesday in Hialeah. [MATIAS J. OCNER  |  Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald/TNS]
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  5. Mike Gandolfo, president of the Pinellas Classroom Teachers Association, posted a video this week telling teachers to remember "less is more" while teaching students online. [YouTube]
  6. Iris Pastor of South Tampa turned yarmulkes into face masks for her neighbors on Tuesday. [Courtesy of Iris Pastor]
  7. Gov. Ron DeSantis discusses changes to Florida's education system because of coronavirus, during a 75-minute roundtable on April 9, 2020. [The Florida Channel]
  8. A scooter sits outside of the Publix store on West Platt Street, Tampa, Thursday, April 9, 2020. Some members of the Hillsborough County Emergency Policy Group shared concerns over the ability for scooters to transfer the coronavirus, but the group decided Thursday to defer to the City of Tampa to allow the scooters to keep operating. [SCOTT KEELER  |  Times]
  9. This recent photo shows an arrangement of Hydroxychloroquine pills in Las Vegas. President Donald Trump and his administration are keeping up their out-sized promotion of the anti-malaria drug not yet officially approved for fighting the new coronavirus, but scientists say more testing is needed before it's proven safe and effective against COVID-19. [JOHN LOCHER  |  AP]
  10. Lakeland City Commissioner Scott Franklin (left) has filed to challenge U.S. Rep. Ross Spano, R-Dover, in a Republican primary. [City of Lakeland/Courtesy of Ross Spano]
  11. A Florida Highway Patrol officer is seen driving south along U.S. 19 Thursday, April 9, 2020 in Largo. As Floridians remain at home to slow the spread of the coronavirus, traffic citations across the state plummeted 92 percent in March 2020 compared to March 2019. [CHRIS URSO      |  Times]
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  1. Jimmy Fallon, shown here during the March 30, 2020 episode of 'The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon,' has been broadcasting from home during the coronavirus pandemic. [NBC]
  2. A member of the artistic group Cirk La Putyka performs on a trampoline to entertain residents as the movement remains restricted in affords to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus called COVID-19 in Prague, Czech Republic, Thursday, April 9, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. Prague Castle is in the background. [PETR DAVID JOSEK  |  AP]
  3. Tampa-based Whitney Transport hauls bulk materials to construction sites. [Courtesy of Whitney Transport.]
  4. Second-grader Avayah Sharp works on a lesson with her mom, Janelle, during distance learning. It hasn't been easy, Janelle Sharp says. [Courtesy of Janelle Sharp]
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  6. Mabry Elementary School teacher Jennifer Buckley brought a birthday surprise to her student, kindergartener Lily Wolfe. [Courtesy of Sherry and Adam Wolfe]
  7. Fox Hollow Elementary teachers paraded through their students' communities on March 25, 2020, to remind children they will miss them during remote learning because of coronavirus. [Handout]
  8. The YMCAs of Tampa Bay have closed normal operations and reopened as childcare facilities for essential workers. [Courtesy of Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA]
  9. Washington, D.C. company BreakingT created this T-shirt picturing new Buccaneer Tom Brady as the Bucs' old logo Bucco Bruce. Through a family connection to the company, Tampa sports bar and restaurant Social House is receiving a portion of the proceeds from sales of this shirt. The proceeds will go to Social House employees that have been laid off as a result of the service industry's shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. [Social House via BreakingT]
  10. Jeff Vinik and Penny Vinik have given $50,000 to the University of South Florida United Support Fund, established to help students pay for basic necessities through the coronavirus. [Courtesy of Tampa Museum of Art]
  11. In this Nov. 29, 2018 file photo, actor-writer-director John Krasinski poses at the premiere of the film "Mary Poppins Returns" at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Brown University announced Tuesday, April 23, 2019, that Krasinski will be among those to receive honorary degrees at Brown's commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 26, in Providence, R.I. [CHRIS PIZZELLO  |  Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP]
  12. Lara Goldstein (middle, with Heather Meglino and Jennifer Petrash) graduated from the University of South Florida in 2008 and found work quickly. But after a year, her freelance production work dried up. [Courtesy of Lara Goldstein]
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