Local news for Tampa, FL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times
An estimated 3,000 people will gather May 4 when the Tampa Jewish Community Center and Federation hosts Kibbutz Cohn, a festival honoring the 66th anniversary of the state of Israel being declared independent of Palestine.
Trending on the Topix Network
7 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany
A disabled Tampa veteran was brought to tears Tuesday when he was reunited with his service dog after she went missing in a car wreck.
11 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Tampa
Imagine being part of a large improv troupe where the entire cast gets replaced every night- except you.
15 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Tampa
Nobody is paying too much attention to the CD15 race just yet, and Alan Cohn is fine with that - for now.  The award-winning television journalist is running for office for the first time in his life, and it's not a local or state seat.
19 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Tampa
Tampa and two other Florida municipalities, Miami and Orlando, currently mandate minimum fares for limousines.
An expedition is setting out from South Carolina to recover the rest of the gold thought to be aboard the wreck of the S.S. Central America off the North Carolina coast.
The city is an unusual choice for the awards because it's not known for having one of the largest Indian-American populations in the U.S., but tourism officials hope it will be an economic boon.
Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much... In a story April 20 about new research showing biofuels made with corn leftovers are worse for global warming than gasoline in the short ... (more)
Police detectives in Portland, Ore., say a man fatally shot by an officer last month had been stalking young women in a van containing ropes, zip ties and pornographic magazines featuring teenage girls.
Earlier this month, JPMorgan Chase updated its environmental policy and revealed that it will be ending its financial relationships with Mountaintop Removal coal-mining companies, joining Wells Fargo and BNP Paribas/Bank of the West in doing so.
For the first time in almost 30 years, an American won the Boston marathon men's race.
How disgusting is it when you go to put some ketchup on your food and the first thing to squeeze out of the bottle is ketchup water? Yuck! Well, now thanks to these high school students the problem is solved.
On April 17, 2014, in Tampa, Florida, U.S. Army veteran Luke Macner was driving home with his new dog, Nina .
Drive by Rock Church of Tampa off 15th Street North and you will see those words boldly displayed on the church's sign.
Mark Haley, president of Smart City Networks, announced the company has been awarded an exclusive two-year contract with the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Fla.
Police arrested a man they say was carrying a gun near the scene of an Easter afternoon shooting that left two men dead in a Tampa park, but as of Monday no one had been charged with the killings.