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  1. A camera captures the last glimpse of the James Webb Space Telescope as it heads to its final destination 1 million miles from Earth. Tampa Bay libraries and museums such as MOSI and Great Explorations will have special events this summer to glimpse Webb's first pictures from outer space.
  2. An oriental fruit fly rests on a leaf at a park in the Philippines in May 2021.
  3. Abortion-rights marchers hold signs during a rally Friday in St. Petersburg.
  4. Pro life signs are seen outside the All Women's Health Center of Clearwater on May 3. The Supreme Court has struck down the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade case that recognized a Constitutional right to an abortion. States can now ban the procedure.
  5. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis holds up a 15-week abortion ban law after signing it, Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Kissimmee.
  6. Cameron Taylor, 21, left, faces charges of aggravated child abuse and child neglect in connection to injuries his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter sustained, while the girl's mother, 21-year-old Cheyenne Gray, right, faces child neglect charges, according to the Clearwater Police Department.
  7. Detectives were investigating a fatal shooting Tuesday on the 1600 block of Flagler Driver in Clearwater, police said.
  8. Erik Castillo, of North Andover, Massachusetts, traverses an area of rocks at Oasis Beach at Honeymoon Island State Park on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, the site of a $2 million beach renourishment project.
  9. Kevin Hendrick, currently the Pinellas County school district's chief academic officer, begins his new role as superintendent on July 1.
  10. A 65-year-old St. Petersburg man died Thursday after a car struck him as he tried to cross Gulf-to-Bay Boulevard in Clearwater, police said.
  11. A rendering provided by The Bluffs, a group that was chosen Thursday to negotiate a development deal with the city of Clearwater. The rendering shows a hotel in the top center of the frame and two apartment towers to the right with both projects surrounding the future Coachman Park.
  12. Assistant manager Cristian Jimenez, left, helps Randall Conley of St. Petersburg locate fireworks on Tuesday at Phantom Fireworks in Tampa. Sales of personal fireworks exploded during the pandemic and it looks like people haven’t leveled off even though big city shows are back on this year.
  13. Elon Musk tweeted that he is leaning toward supporting a 2024 presidential bid by Gov. Ron DeSantis. Musk has a history of donating to both Republican and Democratic candidates.
  14. Walter Evans teaches Shotokan, a traditional form of karate, and Sanuces Ryu jiujitsu to beginner students on Monday, May 9, 2022, at the North Greenwood Recreation Center in Clearwater. Evans founded the Shihan School of Survival in 2005 and provides programs that combat the increase in youth obesity, diabetes, violence, bullying, gang activities, criminal behavior, suicide, drug use and other societal issues.
  15. This photo from May 2020 shows a Clearwater police SUV on Clearwater Beach. Law enforcement officers have three times run over sunbathers on Pinellas beaches over the last two years. Some experts say driving SUVs on the beach is a risk and departments should consider switching to all-terrain vehicles.
  16. Kyle Peter and Sidney Green, both 22, were together for more than four years after meeting in high school. This photo was taken just hours before Green's death on May 8.
  17. Six people were injured when a truck hit Building Blocks at Clearwater, a private day care, on Monday, according to Ayman Saed, the owner of the day care.
  18. The Pinellas County school district is offering $1,000 hiring bonuses as it seeks to fill dozens of school bus driver vacancies in advance of the 2022-23 school year.
  19. A rendering from The Bluffs development group shows a hotel in the top center of the frame and two apartment towers to the right, with both projects surrounding the future Coachman Park on the downtown Clearwater waterfront. The Bluffs is one of three groups vying to develop two city-owned sites adjacent to the park.
  20. Clearwater Gas System’s headquarters, on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, at 777 Maple Street in downtown Clearwater. The utility is headed for changes, including more oversight from City Hall.
  21. Lightning struck the roof at the Opal Sands Resort in Clearwater. No one was injured.
  22. A rendering from The Bluffs, one of three development groups bidding to build on two parcels along the downtown Clearwater waterfront. The image shows a hotel in the top center of the frame and two apartment towers to the right, with both projects overlooking a revitalized Coachman Park.
  23. An artist rendering shows the entrance of the Majeed Discovery Garden, a children’s learning and play area set to open in March 2023 at the Florida Botanical Gardens in Largo.
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