| Apr 24, 2013
| 8:16 PM
According to news reports, Florida legislators have agreed to allocate $50 million to buy right of way to connect scattered trails to create a 275-mile trail network that would span the state from St. Petersburg to Titusville. The $50 million still...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 6:54 AM
The Jewish Federation of Greater Orlando has hired Olga Yorish as its Executive Director. Yorish has more than 20 years of experience within the Jewish Federation system.
"The search committee and board of directors chose Olga because of her proven...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 12:31 PM
The Miami Hurricanes are putting together quite an offensive line from the class of 2014.
A week after five-star OL Kc McDermott pledged to Miami, Catholic (St. Petersburg) four-star OL Reilly Gibbons has decided to join the Hurricanes as well. ...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:37 AM
Make your 50th trip to the pokey in the same city special.
Like this dude.
A manager at Red Mesa Cantina in St. Petersburg saw a man with six bottles of booze jump over the eatery's gate and hightail it down an alley, reports the Tampa Bay Times in...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 3:47 PM
I'm a safe driver; too safe, if you ask my wife. There's only one thing that's ever caused me to slam my brakes: red-light cameras.
Connecticut legislators have proposed three bills legalizing the use of cameras at traffic lights in larger cities and...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 10:32 PM
1. Keith Harrington, 5-8, 175, St. Petersburg Northeast: It was a little surprising that Harrington, the running backs MVP, did not get invited to Nike's "The Opening" because all he did was get open. Several were up for the challenge of covering...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Deputies arrested two men, both from Holiday, on Saturday and charged them with exposing their junk, the Tampa Bay Times in St. Petersburg reports.
Authorities said the two dudes exhibited their handiwork in a number of places.
Marcus Alan Harris, 30,...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:19 AM
UCF received a commitment from St. Petersburg Gibbs athlete Maurice Hall over the weekend after the 6-foot-1, 185-pound junior took an unofficial visit to the Orlando campus.
If things go as planned, Hall will eventually join his fellow Pinellas County...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Orestes De La Paz's exhibit at the Frost Art Museum in Miami in May recalled Chuck Palahniuk's novel and film Fight Club, in which lead character Tyler Durden's principal income source was making upscale soap using discarded liposuctioned fat fetched from...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 6:11 PM
Reba L. Souders, 86, of South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Holly Place in Hagerstown.
Born Nov. 14, 1926, in Keezletown, Va., she was the daughter of the late James G. and Ola V. (Line) Davis.
She was a...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his wife of nearly 30 years announced on state television Thursday that they are divorcing.
Those curious about what caused the breakup won't have to wait for a tell-all book: Lyudmila Putina dished the dirt on her...