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  1. Dunedin prepares for planning sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    City commissioners will meet in a planning session Monday, March 2, with a facilitator to determine goals and establish priorities for the next year. Dunedin Commissioners voted 5-0 Feb. 19 to hire Florida Institute of Government at the University of South Florida to be the facilitator at Achieva Credit Union's office in Dunedin.

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  2. Clearwater Hispanic population growingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    City council members were given an update on the state of Hispanic affairs in Clearwater during a regular meeting Feb. 19 at city hall. Sandra Lyth, CEO of the InterCultural Advocacy Institute, and Robin Gomez, city auditor and Hispanic-Latino liaison with the city of Clearwater, gave a presentation detailing the growth of the Hispanic population in Clearwater and some of the challenges and developments it has faced and continues to face each day.

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  3. Lopez named Outstanding Educator of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A fifth grade teacher at an elementary school in St. Petersburg took home the honor or the 2015 Outstanding Educator of the Year Feb. 24 at the Evening of Excellence at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater. Pinellas Education Foundation and Pinellas County Schools presents the annual event.

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  4. Guilds celebrate the art of QuiltingRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Three quilt guilds have joined together to present the largest quilt show in Pinellas County, Celebrate the Quilt - Explore the Art VIII, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 27 and 28, at the Holland G. Mangum Recreational Complex, 9100 113th St. N. Show hours are Friday, Feb. 27, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Saturday, Feb. 28, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The grand opening of the event will feature Saint Andrews Pipes and Drums of Tampa Bay performing outside the facility on Friday at 9:45 a.m. The participating quilt guilds are the Largo Cracker Quilters in Largo, Hidden Stitches in Seminole and Procrastinating Quilters in Clearwater.

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  5. Jekyll & Hyde on stage at Ruth Eckerd HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The epic struggle between good and evil comes to life on stage in this all new production of the musical phenomenon, Jekyll & Hyde at Ruth Eckerd Hall Monday, March 2, 7:30 p.m. Based on the classic story by Robert Louis Stevenson and featuring a thrilling score of pop rock hits from multi Grammy and Tony nominated Frank Wildhorn and double Oscar and Grammy winning Leslie Bricusse, Jekyll & Hyde has mesmerized audiences the world over. An evocative tale of two men - one a doctor, passionate and romantic - the other, a terrifying madman; and two women - one, beautiful and trusting - the other, beautiful and trusting only herself.

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  6. Russian ballet performs Swan LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Russian National Ballet Theatre performs Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Saturday, Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater. A classic battle between an evil sorcerer and the power of true love is told through the silent beauty and grace of dance accompanied by the magical music of Tchaikovsky.

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  7. Tommy Emmanuel heads to ClearwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Two-time Grammy nominee Tommy Emmanuel returns to the Capitol Theatre in downtown Clearwater for two concerts on Friday and Saturday, March 6-7, at 8 pm. The March 6 opening act is Richard Smith.

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  8. Melissa Manchester returns to The CapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Grammy Award-winning artist, Melissa Manchester returns to the Capitol Theatre Thursday, March 5, 7:30 p.m., for the first time since her date in February of 2014. A compelling singer and songwriter, her debut releases Home To Myself and Bright Eyes positioned her as a dynamic new talent.

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  9. March music scene - Lineup features local, national performersRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas County and Tampa venues play host to a variety of musical entertainment during the month of March. The Tampa Spring Jam Music Festival is Friday, March 6, 8 p.m., at the USF Sun Dome, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., Tampa.

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  10. Sheriff introduces new re-entry systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    For the past year, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri has been working with mayors from the barrier island municipalities on a uniform process to allow orderly and safe re-entry for residents and businesses after a mandatory evacuation order. Gualtieri and several mayors gathered for a press conference Feb. 16 in the sheriff's administration building in Largo to explain the new process.

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  11. Pinellas Park PD arrest 4 on meth chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas Park police arrested four in connection with searches at two residences Feb. 20 where police believed methamphetamines were being manufactured. According to a media release, members of the SWAT team served the first warrant about 7 a.m. at a single-family residence on 59th Way North.

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  12. 7 fire departments respond to condo fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Firefighters from seven Pinellas County fire departments rushed to the scene of a condominium fire around 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, in Redington Beach. About 250 residents were at home at the Redington Towers building #2, 17920 Gulf Blvd., when the fire broke out on the first floor near the sauna area, according to a report from Seminole Fire Rescue.

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

    Friday Feb 20 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Tarpon Springs area set a record low of 31 degrees Feb. 20, 1900, according to records going back to 1892. A new record for the city was set at 4:04 a.m. Feb. 20, 2015, when the temperature dropped to 30, according to the National Weather Service office in Ruskin.

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  14. Saint Paul's donates sports equipmentRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Saint Paul's School recently donated more than 30 baseball gloves, 40 bats, 25 pairs of soccer cleats, 25 pairs of baseball cleats, sneakers, kites, soccer balls, baseballs, rollerblades, hockey skates, shin guards, sports bags and other items to the Ridgecrest YMCA in Largo. Ice hockey equipment also was donated to the Tampa Bay Skating Authority, run by Coach Trevor Fahey who played for the New York Rangers in the 1970s.

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  15. Detectives arrest shoplifting suspectRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas County Sheriff's detectives assigned to the Burglary/Pawn Unit arrested a shoplifting suspect about 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, at a private residence in Clearwater. Ryan M. Andrews, 28, of Clearwater is accused of shoplifting from the Walmart store at 10237 Bay Pines Blvd. in St. Petersburg Jan. 12, at about 8:30 p.m. Once inside the store, Andrews allegedly selected two children's electric cars, placed them inside shopping carts and proceeded to exit the store.

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  16. Julio Iglesias cancels Clearwater showsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Latin music icon and Grammy winner Julio Iglesias has been forced to cancel his scheduled tour dates next week, which includes his concerts at the Capitol Theatre on Wednesday and Thursday, Feb. 25-26, due to flu and high-fever. His doctor has ordered a full week of bed rest.

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  17. Citrus business returns to ClearwaterRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Florida Citrus Country, a family-owned and operated citrus business, recently made the move back home to Clearwater. Orange Blossom Groves, the former name of Florida Citrus Country, originated in Clearwater in 1946.

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  18. Minor injuries reported in fiery crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Only minor injuries were reported after a tractor-trailer veered out of control, crashing into a concrete barrier, and exploding just after 6 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18 on U.S. 19 near Harn Boulevard in Clearwater. The driver had been traveling northbound when he veered and slammed into the barrier wall.

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  19. Psychiatry practice opens in ClearwaterRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A local psychiatrist, William M. Hervey, M.D., recently opened Advantage Mental Health Center to provide psychiatric care and medication-based addiction treatment to those in Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco counties. Advantage Mental Health Center, on U.S. 19 one mile north of Westfield Countryside Mall, offers outpatient medical treatment and counseling for issues such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder and personality disorders.

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  20. Safety Harbor champions healthy weightRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The city of Safety Harbor recently was recognized as a Healthy Weight Community Champion for 2015. Each year, the Florida Department of Health recognizes communities working toward a healthier weight through best practice policies.

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