Dinorah Prevost, Digital Producer

Dinorah Prevost

Digital Producer

I found journalism through music because I wanted to be a music critic in high school. Two years on staff at USF St. Petersburg’s campus newspaper re-routed me and I discovered features and public radio. I joined the Times as a web fellow in May. When I’m out of the office, you can find me with my earbuds in, usually listening to a new album or a culture podcast. And probably in a coffee shop around beautiful St. Pete.

News at noon: Apollo 11 through the eyes of the Florida men and women; St. Pete PD unit tackles homelesness; 'Beautiful Downtown Lutz;' and more

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News at noon: Activists plan Markeis McGlockton vigil; Florida has no reported ‘sanctuary city’ violations; and more

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Florida man kicks gator in snout, saves dog

Osi was attacked by an 8-foot gator near a retention pond Tuesday morning. After the incident, Buddy Ackermann, who was watching Osi for his daughter, took this photo of the dog next to an alligator warning sign. (Courtesy of Buddy Ackerman)
Buddy Ackerman was taking his daughter’s golden retriever Osi out for a walk near his Palm Harbor condominium when an alligator came attacking.

Here are the top 10 most expensive homes sold in the Tampa Bay area in June

The view of Tampa Bay from the second floor balcony of 5130 W San Jose Street in South Tampa. It was the third most expensive home in Tampa Bay for June.  (Courtesy of Judson Brady/Photo Studio Solutions)
All but one is located in Hillsborough County. The most expensive sold for $6 million.

A bottlenose dolphin was found impaled with a spear in Florida. Now a $38,000 reward is being offered for information about the killer.

Wildlife officials are offering the reward after the adult male bottlenose dolphin was found dead in the waters off Upper Captiva Island. The animal was alive when impaled in head with a spear-like object. [Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission]
The animal was found dead in the waters off Upper Captiva Island.