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  1. Shoe Carnival opens new Largo storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Shoe Carnival's new store in Largo officially opened March 21 at 1511 Missouri Ave., in Midway Plaza. The footwear retailer hosted a grand opening event.

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  2. Largo Turns a Page offers dance lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Largo Public Library hosted the second lesson in the Cuban-style salsa dance called Casino March 17, as part of Largo Turns a Page. The lesson is just one of several events held for the inaugural communitywide read over the last several weeks.

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  3. Veterans share stories - Telling Project comes to Largo stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Veteran Scott Owens of Largo suffered a traumatic brain injury during a bombing in Iraq in 2006. He came home to battle memory issues and post-traumatic stress disorder, sinking into depression as he searched and failed to find a job as a civilian.

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  4. Tom Germond - Where are those #@X$ car keys?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    I've decided that buying a key locator won't solve my problem of having unexplained attacks of absent-mindedness. It would be a waste of money because I would only lose the device.

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  5. SPCA clinic cares for 1,000th petRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Nine months after opening, SPCA Tampa Bay's Pet Wellness Clinic has already hit a major milestone. The clinic saw its 1,000th pet on March 8 when Clearwater resident Dayna Santana brought her 3-year-old dog Roxy for a heartworm check.

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  6. Pinellas Animal Services receives influx of cats and dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Dogs and cats from an animal abuse case are being treated at Pinellas County Animal Services, 12450 Ulmerton Road in Largo. According to a media release from Pinellas County Comminications, Animal Services received 15 cats, 22 adult dogs and 14 puppies Tuesday, March 24, as a result of an animal abuse case at 4162 13th Ave. N. in St. Petersburg.

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  7. It takes more than money to be wealthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A successful Largo businesswoman said she had a life-changing, mid-life experience in a way she never ever expected. Kris Hartland, 53, is a financial planner and owner of the Peace Wealth Management Company.

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  8. Arthelene Rippy not a typical television hostRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    You would never guess that Arthelene Rippy, the host of the Christian Television Network's show 'Homekeepers,' is 80 years old. In fact, she is still working 10-hour days and tapes several shows a week.

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  9. Business owner finds her passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Twenty-six years ago, Mary Byrd was a stay-at-home mom and loving it. She had no intention of going to work; her husband, Larry, was a banker and they were living comfortably.

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  10. Casey's Cookies benefits disabled adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Five years ago, Lori Torman's daughter, Casey, graduated with a special diploma from Gibbs High School in St. Petersburg. Casey was born with a rare disorder called Goldenhar syndrome, a congenital birth defect causing deformities of the face and spine and some mental disabilities.

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  11. Easter events spring up around PinellasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Easter Bunny is planning to make the rounds in Pinellas, with events beginning March 28 and continuing through April 11. Easter fun for 2015 includes egg hunts, an eggstravaganza, carnival, ecofest and more, including the following. Highland's egg hunt LARGO - Come meet the Easter Bunny and hunt for eggs at Highland's Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 28, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., at 400 Highland Ave. Cost is $8 per child.

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  12. LCC to host summer theater campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Once again this summer, Largo Cultural Center will offer opportunities for students of all ages to experience the magic of live theater. Teens ages 12 to 18 may sign up for 'Fiddler on the Roof Jr.,' scheduled June 8-26.

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  13. Obituary: Joseph StefkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The man who spearheaded the drive to revitalize the downtown Old Northwest neighborhood has died. Joseph Stefko, 52, was killed in a single car crash at 7:30 a.m. March 16 near Tallahassee.

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  14. School evacuated after bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas Park police evacuated Morgan Fitzgerald Middle School about 2 p.m. March 20 due to a bomb threat. According to the police report, a student told the school resource officer that a note on the wall in a bathroom indicated that an explosive device was in a bathroom somewhere in the school located at 6410 118th Ave N, Largo.

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  15. Kiwanis learn about The Kind MouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Gina Wilkins of The Kind Mouse Productions was the featured speaker at the dinner meeting of Kiwanis Club of Largo/Mid-Pinellas March 12 at Tri-City Applebee's. Wilkins started The Kind Mouse in 2012, after a decline in the economy left her and many of her small business friends in financial despair.

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  16. Kent Place denounces Largo's sewer studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Consultants for the city of Largo recently completed an evaluation of a problem section of the city's sewer, but the residents of the Kent Place neighborhood, which promoted the study, told commissioners March 17 they weren't satisfied with the results. 'My people feel like they have been stabbed in the back by this report,' said John Brunson, representing several residents attending the commission meeting to voice their complaints.

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  17. Mother continues fight - Jennifer Act would help drug addictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Mere blocks from where she identified her daughter's body six years ago, Sharon Blair talked about the latest version of the Jennifer Act, a bill working its way through the Florida Congress designed to help those struggling with prescription drug addiction. It's a bill she's lobbied for, year after year since her daughter's death, contacting legislators, researching the lawmaking process and speaking at schools and churches.

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  18. Thomas Michalski - Why does it cost so much to live?Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Tampa Bay gas prices in April 2014 peaked at about $3.70 a gallon. That same gallon was $4 and more in other parts of the nation.

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  19. Human, Veteran Services closing earlyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas County's Human Services Department and the offices of Veterans Services will close at 11 a.m. Friday, March 20, for an in-service day. All offices will resume normal business hours on Monday, March 23. The closure includes the following offices: * 2189 Cleveland St., Clearwater * 440 Court St., Clearwater * 501 First Ave. N., Suite 514, St. Petersburg * 647 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg * 8751 Ulmerton Road, Largo * 301 S. Disston Ave., Tarpon Springs The offices of the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County on Ulmerton Road in Largo and on Disston Avenue in Tarpon Springs will remain open.

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  20. County OKs rezoning of industrial landRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas County Ken Welch casts the lone no vote in a March 10 decision to rezone a 3.6 acres of land in Largo from Industrial Limited to Commercial General. Pinellas County Commissioners agree March 10 that rezoning the land outlined in yellow from Industrial Limited to Commercial General is the right thing to do.

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