| 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...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:53 AM
This Doomsday prepper is headed for some real serious bunker time after a federal judge sentenced him to eight years in prison on Tuesday, reports the Tampa Bay Times in St. Petersburg.
Convicted felon Jason Deon Thomas, 31, the owner of JT's The...
| May 5, 2013
| 7:11 PM
The Johnstown Symphony Orchestra (JSO) and the Somerset Auxiliary announce a very special Mother's Day concert to the community at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, at the Somerset Area High School auditorium.
Concert goers are invited to enjoy an inspiring afternoon...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:43 AM
There are several great events across Central Florida on Friday night and many more throughout the week. You won't be able to attend all the opening receptions tonight, but fortunately these shows will hang around for awhile.
Florida Craftsmen puts on...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Janet Fitch's first novel, "White Oleander," hit big when it was picked by Oprah for her book club. Before that happened, she was just another aspiring writer in this big city.
She sat down with me at the L.A. Times Festival of Books and talked about...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:00 AM
What does the cutting-edge, digital 3-D world of James Cameron have in common with the centuries-old Mariinsky Ballet in St. Petersburg, Russia?
For the last few years the venerated ballet company, which dates back to the 18th century, has been...
| 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...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:21 AM
1. Cocoa Beach, driving time: about 1 hour, 5 minutes. Read the guide.
2. Daytona Beach, driving time: about 1 hour, 7 minutes. Read the guide.
3. New Smyrna Beach, driving time: about 1 hour, 8 minutes. Read the guide.
4. Canaveral National Seashore,...