Monday, October 22, 2018

Hillsborough News

Record-setting hot streak continues across Tampa Bay, but not for long

Record-setting hot streak continues across Tampa Bay, but not for long

Friday will be another record-breaking day for Tampa Bay.
Published: 10/19/18
Another homicide under investigation in St. Petersburg's Midtown

Another homicide under investigation in St. Petersburg's Midtown

For the second time this week, police are investigating a shooting death in Midtown.
Published: 10/19/18
Pascal's Artisan Bistro & Gourmet Coffee brings art, upcycling, and elevated comfort food to Davis Islands

Pascal's Artisan Bistro & Gourmet Coffee brings art, upcycling, and elevated comfort food to Davis Islands

Three friends combine experiences to collaborate on lifelong dream of owning and operating a restaurant. The result- a French-inspired bistro that upcycles and displays local artwork.
Published: 10/18/18
Opposition rises against Temple Terrace's charter amendment proposals

Opposition rises against Temple Terrace's charter amendment proposals

The proposals would alter the power of the city council, allowing the mayor to be a full-time vote
Published: 10/15/18
Updated: 10/18/18
Joe Henderson: Will Hillsborough school tax be overshadowed by other items on ballot?

Joe Henderson: Will Hillsborough school tax be overshadowed by other items on ballot?

I’m a vote-by-mail guy, and the other day it was time to thoughtfully go through the lengthy 4-page ballot prepared by the Hillsborough Supervisor of Elections office.So, I’m filling in the ovals with the required black ink – so ...
Published: 10/17/18
Daniel Ruth: For Hillsborough voters, transportation tax is leap of faith they can ponder while stuck in trafffic

Daniel Ruth: For Hillsborough voters, transportation tax is leap of faith they can ponder while stuck in trafffic

Perhaps one way to approach the ongoing community-wide debate over imposing a one-cent sales tax to pay for a variety of transportation needs is to think of all this dickering as a sort of family Thanksgiving dinner that has suddenly turned into a Th...
Published: 10/17/18
ArtLAB Festival highlights local artist competition, auctions for family to enjoy

ArtLAB Festival highlights local artist competition, auctions for family to enjoy

The Thornhill Foundation for the Arts has partnered will multiple local nonprofits and for profits to bring the event to the Carrollwood Cultural Center.
Published: 10/15/18
Updated: 10/17/18

St. Petersburg police investigating double-homicide

Midtown residents believe violence is on the rise in their neighborhood.
Published: 10/16/18
Updated: 10/17/18
Epilogue: Eric Feinstein, 64, founder of Internet Junction, remembered as caring visionary

Epilogue: Eric Feinstein, 64, founder of Internet Junction, remembered as caring visionary

Those who knew Eric Feinstein, remembered him as ahead of time. If he set a goal, they said, he accomplished it.In 1996, he founded the Internet Junction. He invested his own savings to start it, and with a group of mostly fresh-out-of-high-school st...
Published: 10/17/18
Little Alexa, who lost her legs and won hearts in Miami, will learn to walk through Shriners in Tampa

Little Alexa, who lost her legs and won hearts in Miami, will learn to walk through Shriners in Tampa

TAMPA — A 3-year-old girl whose legs were amputated because of an infection made it to Miami for treatment earlier this year thanks to reporting by a television journalist in Miami.But it was Shriners Hospital for Children in Tampa that steppe...
Published: 10/16/18