1. Officials from the city of Tampa, Related Group and Invictus Development LLC attend a protest hearing about the Rome Yard bid Wednesday.
  2. House Speaker Chris Sprowls, R- Palm Harbor, far left, and  Senate President Wilton Simpson, R-Spring Hill, far right, listen as Gov. Ron DeSantis delivers his address during the joint session of the Florida Legislature at the Capitol in Tallahassee on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.
  3. Tampa's Quality Carriers is being sold to the CSX Corp., creating a sprawling new multimodal liquid chemical shipping network.
  4. Carole Baskin with Dutchess the tiger at Big Cat Rescue in 2020.
  5. Traffic backups like this one at  Interstate 275 and I-4  near downtown Tampa could be eased via a $140 million state construction project to add lanes and improve safety. [Times (2008)]
  6. Longtime foster mother Amanda Gary, 43, of Wimauma, left, becomes emotional while recalling her experiences while being charged with aggravated child abuse in 2018 during a press conference at her attorney’s office on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, in Tampa. This week, the state dropped the charges against Gary. At right is Gary’s boyfriend, Bill Burnes, 49, of Wimauma.
  7. Tampa Mayor Jane Castor waves as she exits the polls after she cast her ballot in person during early voting at Amalie Arena, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 in Tampa. On right is Castor's partner Ana Cruz. Also present was Castor's son Seely Bevan. After talking with reporters, Castor took photos with the Stanley Cup, won by the Tampa Bay Lightning, that was on site at Thunder Alley for people to see.
  8. The land at the southwest corner of W Waters and N Himes Avenues in Tampa that is slated to be the site of a new marketplace.
  9. Hillsborough County school superintendent Addison Davis is pictured at left and on the video display as he addresses the School Board on April 23. His performance was among the topics discussed at a board meeting Tuesday.
  10. Corey Ellis Pujols, 27, was arrested Friday on a charge of aggravated manslaughter of an elderly person. Pujols was working at a Dunkin' store in a Tampa gas station on May 4 when he punched a 77-year-old man, causing the man to fall and hit his head, according to a police report. The man died in the hospital three days later. The report says Pujol told police he punched the man after he called Pujols a racial slur.
  11. Angel Hernandez-Tellez, 29, has been arrested in Alabama in connection with a shooting on Sunday that critically injured a man in Gibsonton.
  12. Mark Ackett, 52, a former Bloomingdale high teacher is pictured during a sentencing hearing. Ackett faces life in prison for secretly videotaping 125 victims as they undressed at the high school.
  13. A destroyed Hyundai Elantra sits in the parking lot of Gator Ford off Interstate 4 following an April 25 crash that left one dead and three injured. Jennifer Carvajal faces charges that include DUI manslaughter related to the crash.
  14. Brandi Carlile performed at the last Gasparilla Music Festival on March 7, 2020.
  15. Bill Maher from HBO's "Real Time With Bill Maher" will perform at Ruth Eckerd Hall in June.
  16. Hillsborough County School Superintendent Addison Davis addresses the school board during a special meeting of the Hillsborough County School Board, at the Hillsborough County School Board auditorium, 900 E Kennedy Boulevard, on Friday, April 23, 2021 in Tampa.
  17. Government lawyers are suggesting a plan to reimburse the public for the penny on the dollar sales tax paid for 27 months before the Florida Supreme Court ruled it unconstitutional.   TIMES (2018)
  18. Angel Hernandez-Tellez, 29, is wanted in connection with a shooting that critically injured a man on Lula Street in Gibsonton early Sunday.
  19. Collard greens will be available for free to festival visitors at the Tampa Bay Collard Green Festival at the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum in St. Petersburg on May 15.
  20. An unidentified boater runs circles around a flaming vessel at the Lowery Park boat ramp in Tampa, nudging the craft toward firefighters on shore.
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  23. Aerial photo of the construction site of the Sarah Vande Berg Tennis and Wellness Center. Courtesy of the Sarah Vande Berg Tennis and Wellness Center