2 hrs ago
Retiring baby boomers are selling their small businesses
Roberta Bonoff, new owner of Creative Kidstuff, a toy store chain based in Minneapolis.
6 hrs ago
The Miami Herald
Gov. Rick Scott to veto tuition hike
Gov. Rick Scott on Monday will veto a 3 percent increase in Florida college tuition and approve $65 million in extra Medicaid funding to hospitals that provide much of the care to the poor, including Jackson Memorial in Miami and Broward Health in Fort Lauderdale.
11 hrs ago
Kids Invited to Explore Florida's Prehistoric Side
Kids are invited to learn about Florida's past through archaeology and the clues left behind by ancient societies Monday, May 20 at 6 p.m. at the North Tampa Branch Library, 8916 N. Boulevard, Tampa.
Sun May 19, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Partisan fight likely on push for Hillsborough Hispanic seat
Republicans on the Hillsborough County Commission have twice refused in the past two years to even discuss changing their district boundaries to make it easier for a Hispanic to win a seat.
Jamie Dimon under pressure ahead of investor vote
It's been just more than a year since his bank, JPMorgan Chase, revealed a surprise trading loss that tarnished its usually stellar reputation in Washington and on Wall Street, and what a difference it has made.
St. Petersburg Times
Human Interest Zephyrhills revels in sale of winning $590M Powerball ticket
Some time in the weekend's wee hours, as Saturday segued into Sunday, the pecuniary bombshell shaped like a Powerball landed about 300 yards from their adjacent porches.
ABC Action News
Winning Powerball ticket sold in Pasco
UPDATE: The single winning ticket in Saturday night's Powerball drawing worth an estimated $590 million was sold at a Zephyrhills Publix.
Want to Donate to the Creation of a Dog Park in Seminole Heights?
Seminole Heights residents met with City of Tampa officials earlier this week t o talk plans for a neighborhood amenity they say is missing from the landscape: a dog park.
Parents Of Toddler Arrested For Leaving Him In Car
Hillsborough County deputies have arrested the parents of a 23-month-old boy left in an SUV for eight hours.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Florida Times-Union
Governor nixes Amazon jobs, Tampa battles squirrels
Gov. Rick "Let's get to work," "It's working," "Jobs, jobs, jobs" Scott has put the kibosh on a deal with Amazon that would have brought 2,500 jobs to the state.
WDUV-FM Saint Petersburg
The Latest On The Lens
St Pete City Council decided to fund only half of the $1.5 million requested for the next phase of the Lens Project.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Black bear captured in Tampa neighborhood
Eloy Perez first spotted the bear in the backyard home at 2817 Broad Street W. after letting his dog outside.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Bad DUI arrest from cop who arrested "MJ/Schnitt's" attorney
A high profile DUI arrest involving a Tampa Police officer, who is already in the middle of another huge DUI controversy after he arrested radio personality M-J's attorney, is bringing charges of overzealous officers.
Tea Party Targeting, AP Phone Taps: What's Up with Government Lately?
Tampa Bay residents who keep up with the headlines coming out of Washington, D.C., have likely found themselves scratching their heads more than a few times this past week.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Bucs Moving on to Phase III of Offseason
The Buccaneers will use the first of their 10 allotted OTA days next Monday, kicking off the third and final phase of the nine-week offseason workout as prescribed by the NFL The opening of free agency in early March marks the beginning of a new league year, and the annual draft in late April seems to bisect the NFL's long offseason.
Fri May 17, 2013
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Unemployment continues downward trend
The unemployment rate for Pinellas County dropped to 6.5 percent in April, according to the May 17 report from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity.
The Orlando Sentinel
Busch Gardens celebrates opening of 'Madagascar' show
Busch Gardens is celebrating the opening of its stage show " Madagascar Live! Operation: Vacation" with special events at the Tampa theme park Saturday and Sunday.
Tampa federal agents arrest student for murder of girlfriend's unborn child
On May 15, 2013, the reported indictment of John Andrew Welden, 28, a pre-med student at the University of South Florida , Tampa, Fla ., sent shockwaves not only locally but nationwide.
Bank boss Dimon faces leadership vote
JPMorgan Chase chief, Jamie Dimon, faces a major challenge to his leadership next week in the wake of the "London Whale" debacle.