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1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times
Tampa Bay Water's massive reservoir, which was drained so it could be repaired, has begun filling back up again, the utility announced Thursday.
5 hrs ago | New York Daily News
Three-month-old Emanuel Murray Jr. pictured, was killed instantly after his mother's ex-boyfriend, Richard McTear, threw him out of a moving car in 2009.
5 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
We're getting answers after a local gymnastics teacher is arrested, accused of having sex with a 13-year-old student.
7 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Tampa
Is this how the reconfiguration of the HART board begins? The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority announced today that County Commissioner Les Miller will replace Anne Madden on their board, after Madden announced her departure from the board earlier this month.
9 hrs ago | ABC Action News
A tip received by Crime Stoppers has led to the arrest of a serial bank robber, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.
Dog days of August got you down? Let Ranger share the bright side! This 10-month old, medium-sized mixed terrier was dumped -- literally.
The taxi cabs here might not be the newest, swankiest ones on Earth. But are they really the "deplorable, embarrassing" pigsties that one critic alleges? Hotel developer Lou Plasencia blasted the city's taxi industry during a recent meeting of the Hillsborough County Hotel Motel Association.
A Lakeland gymnastics coach was arrested Wednesday after deputies say he was caught hiding in the bedroom of a 13-year-old girl.
The flesh-eating bacteria discovered in the salt water at some Florida beaches has claimed the life of a man who contracted the bacteria while swimming.
Rooftop solar panels installed at the Hillsborough County Courthouse in Tampa, Florida are producing less than half their promised power, county records reveal.
Hillsborough County, FL - You may notice the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission setting out traps today.
One criticism that even some of his Democratic supporters have acknowledged about Charlie Crist is his lack of digging into the details of public policy, so at a news conference in St. Petersburg on Tuesday the once and possibly future governor of Florida released his  First Day of Fairness plan detailing the executive actions he will take on ... (more)
While a 4-year-old boy wandered outside a Riverview home and was mauled to death by two dogs earlier this month, his mother and two relatives were inside smoking marijuana, records released Tuesday show.
The winner of this race is virtually certain to represent east Hillsborough on the commission for the next four years and faces only a write-in candidate in November.
Leaders in Hillsborough County today unveiled a detailed multi-billion dollar transportation plan for the county that would require asking the voters to approve a one-cent sales tax in 2016.
Terrace Tower USA Inc. sold The Fifth Third Center, a 19-story 281,187-square-foot office building.
A plan to tackle Hillsborough County's huge backlog of old school buses will go before the school board Tuesday.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 09:52 pm
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