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  1. Committee to shortlist St. Petersburg Pier ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    A pier committee will decide today which of eight concepts submitted by design teams from St. Petersburg and beyond Tampa Bay will continue to the next phase in the quest to restore the city's more than century-old downtown tradition. The six-member committee, which includes an architect, a Tampa Bay Rays executive and a preservationist, will take into account various criteria, including the cost, feasibility and schedule of each proposed concept.

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  2. Take a hike for fitness, funRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The 45-year-old St. Petersburg man had been a serious road racer but drifted away from the sport he loved after he started a family. "You know how it goes a kids, work a they take up time," said Burgasser, a member of the Forerunners Track Club.

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  3. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Friday Jan. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Kris Allen : The season 8 winner of American Idol performs for the Safety Harbor Art and Music Center benefit concert at 7 p.m. in the Margarete Heye Great Room at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $20, $25 at the door.

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  4. Hometown North PinellasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    GRADE VOLUNTEERS: Jan. 5 was the last day for most students' holiday break. The eighth-grade class at Guardian Angels Catholic School in Clearwater went on its annual road trip to St. Rita's Parish in Dade City to help migrant workers and their families.

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  5. Picasso/Dal exhibit extendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    To no one's surprise, "Picasso/Dal, Dal/Picasso" at the Dali Museum has been a hit with visitors. So it's no wonder that museum officials are extending its run by one week, with closing day Feb. 22. "We would have extended it even longer if we could have," said Kathy Greif, the museum's marketing director, but it has an opening date set for March 19 at the Museu Picasso in Barcelona.

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  6. Green Devils basketball team racks up winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    St. Petersburg High's Darius Banks goes up for a shot against Winter Park's Austin Goodluck in the 8A region final last season. ST. PETERSBURG - The biggest question hanging over St. Petersburg High School's boys basketball team was whether a starting lineup that consists of three juniors, a sophomore and a freshman could resist cracking under the pressure of a fan base accustomed to watching the program make deep playoff runs.

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  7. Art Festival Beth-El opens Jan. 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Art Festival Beth-El celebrates its 42nd year with a three-day extravaganza Jan. 31-Feb. 2 at Temple Beth-El, 400 Pasadena Ave. S, St. Petersburg. The invitational juried show and sale features works indoors and outdoors.

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  8. Hometown South PinellasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    TENNIS COACHES: Trust Business Services recognized tennis coaches David Despard and Steve Hill, both from St. Petersburg, with White Dove Service Awards for going above and beyond in their service to others. The two were nominated by Samantha Hendricks for their generosity and excellent coaching for her children.

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  9. St. Petersburg, Clearwater ask other cities to step up support for Safe Harbor homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The mayors from St. Petersburg and Clearwater want other cities to kick in more money to support Safe Harbor, the sheriff's homeless shelter. Mayor Rick Kriseman of St. Petersburg and George Cretekos of Clearwater sent a letter to the other 22 cities last week making their case.

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  10. Pinellas proposes spending $1 million to improve behavior at five schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pinellas County school officials want to spend $1 million to teach classroom management techniques to teachers and administrators at struggling St. Petersburg elementary schools. The partnership with the New Teacher Project, a nonprofit based in Brooklyn, started at Campbell Park Elementary, one of five schools undergoing significant turnaround efforts, deputy superintendent Bill Corbett said at a School Board workshop this week.

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  11. One hurt in Largo crash on Ulmerton RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    A woman was critically injured when she was hit by a car while crossing Ulmerton Road near U.S. 19 early Thursday morning in Largo, according to Florida Highway Patrol reports. State troopers responded to the crash about 6:45 a.m. A 2008 Ford Crown Victoria was traveling westbound when it struck a 62-year-old Pinellas Park woman who was not in a crosswalk, according to the FHP.

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  12. North Pinellas community news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Camp No Limits camper Jeremiah Mitchell, 11, of Tulsa, Okla., gets a buss on the cheek from Winter the dolphin at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium as Kevin Carroll from Hanger Clinic helps him and trainer Heather Statz monitors the encounter from the water. On Jan. 15, the aquarium hosted 45 Camp No Limits children from ages 3 and up to young adults in their 20s who suffer from limb loss.

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  13. Captain's Corner: Sheepshead fishing on a roll, headed toward peakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Sheepshead fishing continues to improve. Their action should peak as we head into early spring.

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  14. Tampa Bay residents on 'Survivor,' 'Amazing Race'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Get ready to root on some locals in the upcoming editions of Survivor and The Amazing Race . CBS has unveiled the next casts for both long-running reality shows, and both will feature folks from Tampa Bay.

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  15. Miami real estate firm likes St. Petersburg's 'sizzle,' plans Kenwood developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    A Miami real estate company that likes St. Petersburg's "sizzle'' is planning a major addition to an existing 178-unit apartment development in the historic Kenwood area. Altis Cardinal is acquiring 10 1/2 acres next to its Skyline Fifth, a renovated high rise at 441 33rd St. N that is almost fully occupied with singles and young couples.

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  16. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Zap Mama and Antibalas : Celebrate the evolution of contemporary Afro music at 8 p.m., Ferguson Hall at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $35-$45.

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  17. Police: Thief hides sushi in pants, gets caught eating it outside St. Petersburg PublixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    A 25-year-old St. Petersburg man shoved an $11.99 sushi sampler pack down his pants and walked out of the Publix on Third Street S without paying on Jan. 14, according to an arrest affidavit. Michael Erin Harrington walked past the registers but his image was recorded on surveillance cameras, authorities said.

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  18. Offseason tax site a refuge for errant taxpayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Bruce Hadburg, right, one of the volunteers who prepare tax returns year round at Daystar Life Center in St. Petersburg, gets a heartfelt thank you from Steven Renwanz, 40, and Bedsy Renwanz, 45, after helping them out of a tax jam. The small band of volunteers who help taxpayers at a downtown St. Petersburg social service agency have seen it all, including those victimized by unscrupulous preparers, some peddling their services door-to-door or establishing temporary storefront offices that vanish after April 15. "A lot of times they are charging several hundred dollars to have a simple return prepared," said Jim Ayre, who volunteers at the Daystar Life Center.

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  19. Florida Orchestra members recall unexpected moments with Yo-Yo MaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    How to explain the magnitude of a Yo-Yo Ma performance? Playing with the superstar cellist is like riffing on stage with Bruce Springsteen. Like sparring with Muhammad Ali.

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  20. Charlie Crist at Pinellas courthouse for jury dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Former Gov. Charlie Crist showed up at the Pinellas County Justice Center on Wednesday morning for an official purpose: jury duty. He was in a jury assembly room with dozens of other prospective jurors.

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