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  1. Firefighters stalled by nonworking hydrant at recycler in LargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... Keith Daliendo, Largo Fire Chief. Two hours of a water fight pouring in from six agencies -- Largo, Pinellas Park, Belleair, Seminole, Clearwater and Pinellas-Suncoast -- and the fire was finally out. "Not sure about damage. We have inspector coming ...

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  2. Fire at recycling company in LargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... ze at Angelo's Recycling Materials, 1755 20th Ave. SE. As of 8 p.m., no flames were seen. Crews from Pinellas Park, Belleair, Seminole, Clearwater and Pinellas-Suncoast are working on it along with fire trucks from Largo.

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  3. Tim Burton films 'Peregrine' scenes in Tampa Bay neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... occasionally dropped off staff and supplies from dozens of trucks, tents and trailers parked beneath the nearby Belleair Causeway span. Pinellas County deputies and private security agents discouraged gawkers. "It isn't inconvenient at all," said ...

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  4. Clearwater Hispanic population growingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... elementary-age population in Clearwater, and 27 percent of the population when combined with surrounding schools. Belleair, Skycrest and Eisenhower elementary schools have been at or near 50 percent Hispanic student population for four years, Gomez ...

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  5. Belleair Bluffs OKs plans for fire stationRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The City Commission is moving ahead with plans to build a new fire station on Bay Way Avenue across from city hall. The commission's vote Feb. 23 gives Mayor Chris Arbutine and city staff members the authority to continue to meet with representatives from Belleair and Pinellas County and proceed with the planning, design and construction of the new station.

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  6. Early voting starts Monday for Tampa electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... or they'll have to cast a provisional ballot. In Pinellas County, municipal elections are scheduled March 10 for Belleair, Belleair Beach, Indian Rocks Beach, Kenneth City, Oldsmar, Safety Harbor, St. Pete Beach and Treasure Island. There will not ...

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  7. New record low set at Tarpon SpringsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... reported a low of 40 degrees at 6:53 a.m. Feb. 20, 2015. Below freezing temperature of 31 degrees was recorded in Belleair and southeast Highpoint early Friday morning. Temperatures dropped to freezing, 32 degrees, in southwest Clearwater and ...

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  8. Three candidates compete for two Belleair commission seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... said, "this will mean a relief of the heavy tax burden that the abandoned hotel currently places on every family in Belleair." "There's not enough left to do the kind of Legg Mason restoration and tourist destination that they brought to the town" ...

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  9. Belleair OKs plans for Biltmore propertyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    At special commission meetings in October and December, Belleair commissioners heard hours and hours of testimony regarding the plans for the Belleview Biltmore hotel property. The plans included tearing down the century old hotel and replacing it with condos and townhouses.

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  10. Belleair Bluffs fire station on the agendaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The building of a new fire station in the city of Belleair Bluffs to replace aging Station 43 on Indian Rocks Road will be the main agenda topic when the city commission meets next on Feb. 23 at 6 p.m. The meeting promises to be a lively one, as the proposed station has been an ongoing subject of controversy. The need for a new station is unquestioned.

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  11. 2015-02-16 01:07 AM. Burglary on 300 BLOCK OF SHIRLEY AVE BELLEAIR, Pinellas County, FLRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | SpotCrime

    BURGLARY - IN PROGRESS. (This report is from Pinellas County Sheriff's Office active 911 call log. Information may be subject to change after law enforcement responds to the incident.)

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  12. Sundays in Belleair features The TamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Belleair Parks and Recreation Department and Pinch a Penny will present the first event in a new season of Sundays in Belleair concerts. This year's first Sundays in Belleair will feature a performance by The Tams, Sunday, Feb. 22, at Dimmitt Community Center, 918 Osceola Road.

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  13. Belleair agrees to sell donated propertyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Property that was bequeathed to the town of Belleair by a long-term resident will be sold for $250,500. John Osborne died in November 2012 and left the town more than $3.5 million.

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  14. Life's not a beach in Belleair ShoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Re: 'Beach rule violations continue in Belleair Shore,' by Wayne Ayers, Jan. 29 Editor: Wayne Ayers' informative piece about the snarky rules of Belleair Shore opened my eyes and pained my heart so deeply that I had to pick up my pen to voice my dissent. As it turns out I am one of those ignorant violators who regularly bicycle up Indian Rocks Beach and continue on my merry way into the verboten zone of the Belleair Shore.

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  15. Elections Office mails 16,809 ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Boxes of mail ballots are ready to go out to 16,809 registered voters who requested a ballot for the March 10 municipal elections. Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections Deborah Clark mailed 16,809 ballots Feb. 3 to domestic voters residing in the eight municipalities conducting elections on March 10. Ballots to military and overseas voters went out Jan. 23. As of Feb. 3, the Elections Office had mailed 1,615 ballots to registered voters in Belleair, 621 to Belleair Beach, 1,404 to Indian Rocks Beach, 1,089 to Kenneth City, 3,273 to Oldsmar, 5,461 to Safety Harbor, 921 to St. Pete Beach and 2,425 to Treasure Island.

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  16. Belleair candidates protest forum formatRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Two of the three candidates vying in the March election for two Belleair Town Commission seats say they will not attend a forum at Town Hall Wednesday, Feb. 11, because of their differences with the format. Commissioner Stephen Fowler said he will participate in the Belleair Civic Association's candidates forum, but former Commissioner Karla Rettstatt and Commissioner Michael Wilkinson said they will not.

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  17. Handicap hanging permit rules a bit fuzzyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... daily lane closures 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. The project is scheduled to be completed Feb. 20. a In Belleair, the completion date of the traffic calming construction project at the intersection of Indian Rocks Road and Ponce de Leon ...

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  18. Long Center to hold open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... and one firefighter received awards Wednesday during a luncheon hosted by the Rotary Clubs of Clearwater and Belleair: a Officer Fontayne Egger, a 25-year veteran who, among other accomplishments, provided Thanksgiving dinner and Christmas gifts to ...

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  19. City may privatize building servicesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Can a private firm better handle the city's building services needs, including plan reviews, inspections, issuing of building permits, flood plain and zoning issues, than the current arrangement with Pinellas County? Belleair Beach officials are taking steps to find out, inviting representatives from a building service firm to present their case at the Feb. 2 City Council meeting. County building department officials will get the chance to say why they should be retained at next month's council meeting.

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  20. Belleair candidates protest forum formatRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Two of the three candidates vying in the March election for Belleair Town Commission seat say they will not attend a forum at Town Hall Wednesday, Feb. 11, because of their differences with the format. Commissioner Stephen Fowler said he will participate in the Belleair Civic Association's candidates forum, but former Commissioner Karla Rettstatt and Commissioner Michael Wilkinson said they will not.

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