| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:22 AM
Another horse's arse.
What is it about Floridians and their irresistible urge to slap police horses?
Olawale Ayodeji Agbede was seen smacking Rusty the police horse's hiney four times, according to Gainesville police, reports The Gainesville Sun....
| Nov 15, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Several sophomore students at Dallastown High School used Skype to connect with middle school students in St. Petersburg Russia early Thursday morning. The video conference was designed to bridge the gap between the two nations, and allow the students to...
| 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,...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:00 AM
It wasn't her finest moment for one of St. Petersburg's finest.
Deputies were dispatched about 3:45 a.m. on Sunday to an intersection near St. Petersburg after somebody reported a car stopped at a red light -- after the light had cycled a few times,...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 2:34 PM
Slowly but surely, I'm seeing the places in the world that have intrigued me. I have just returned from a fascinating journey to Russia, a place I have wanted to visit for a very long time.
The most important city for me to visit was St. Petersburg....
| Sep 2, 2011
| 6:36 PM
Officials for the IZOD IndyCar Series and the Baltimore Grand Prix are praying for sunny, dry weather Sunday, but they are prepared to change the format or schedule should heavy rains hit the city.
While Grand Prix CEO and president Jay Davidson said...
| Feb 14, 2012
The new production at the Lifeline Theatre is, in essence, the story of a group of people slowly starving to death. It is a measure of the quality of the acting here — and, looking at the ensemble as a whole, I don't think I've seen a better acted...