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  1. Making a case for middle-of-the-road safety for cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Samson, a Papillon, rides in the bike basket of owner Doug Short of Tampa in a then-new bicycle lane in February 2012 on Bayshore Boulevard in Tampa. Lanes need to be 14 feet to accommodate a biker and car.

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  2. Rattlesnake bites police dog working a caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Ajax had his nose to the ground, tracking a suspect, when an Eastern diamondback rattlesnake uncoiled. It lashed out, biting the dog on the side of his face.

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  3. Sternberg fears stadium search delay could threaten Rays' area futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    What Tampa officials and Lightning owner Jeff Vinik are plotting for downtown Tampa looks good to Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg. Great, actually.

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  4. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Friday March 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    John Mellencamp : The Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Famer gives his second show of the week at 7:30 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater. Tickets are $43.25-$136.75.

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  5. Clearwater High teacher accused of murdering ex-husband expected to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Cara Ryan, the Clearwater High School teacher charged with murdering her ex-husband earlier this month was expected to be released on bail Thursday night, her lawyer said. Circuit Judge Michael Andrews lowered Ryan's bail from $500,000 to $250,000 at a hearing Thursday morning.

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  6. The Heater Rays' Sternberg still bullish on Tampa Bay market, not so...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Stu Sternberg remains committed to making baseball successful in the Tampa Bay market and he continues to be frustrated by the lack of progress in getting a new stadium, specifically in reaching agreement with the St. Petersburg City Council. He remains committed to making baseball successful in the Tampa Bay market and he continues to be frustrated by the lack of progress in getting a new stadium, specifically in reaching agreement with the St. Petersburg City Council.

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  7. Bowen: Put a fair count on any billboard swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    They include a 1999 photograph taken by the chapter president of Scenic America Florida, depicting a just-installed billboard on U.S. 41, south of State Road 54 in Lutz. Billboards were popping up all over the place at the time as the county, at the urging of Starkey and other citizens, pondered ways to control the sign proliferation.

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  8. EventsWill Tampa get satisfaction of Rolling Stones tour annoucement today?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Lead singer Mick Jagger, left, and drummer Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones perform at the Prudential Center in 2013 in Newark, N.J. [Associated Press ] You can't always get what you want, the Rolling Stones advised us almost 50 years ago, but Tampa fans just want to know if the band's #SatisfactionThursday hashtag and cryptic billboards mean a tour announcement is coming today. An issue with the nationwide promoter's ticketing was being blamed for the delay in officially announcing a Rolling Stones tour of North America in 2015, Nashville news station WKRN reported.

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  9. Handbag showcase benefits YWCARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    PURSES & PASSION: The YWCA of Tampa Bay launches its annual "Purses & Passion" campaign from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday March 20 at Shapiro's Gallery, 4004 S MacDill Ave., Tampa. ywcaoftampabay.org.

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  10. Pinellas schools to try propane busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Pinellas County School Board on Tuesday approved a plan to acquire 58 propane-powered school buses through a lease-purchase deal that officials said would lessen the financial impact on the district this fiscal year. The district will buy the buses from Tampa-based Florida Transportation Systems for $6.4 million. 1 comment

  11. Farmworkers to hold parade for fair food agreementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Coalition of Immokalee Workers will hold a parade and concert for Fair Food on Saturday. The event, which will bring together farmworkers, students, community groups and interfaith organizations, will begin at noon at Bartlett Park, 2000 Seventh St. S, St. Petersburg.

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  12. St. Petersburg firefighter rescues dog from burning homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Firefighters put out a blaze at a single-story home Wednesday morning, and in the process rescued a woman's beloved Jack Russell terrier. Just before 9 a.m., fire crews reportedly arrived at 1014 27th St. N and found smoke coming from the back of the home.

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  13. Review: 'Motown the Musical' serves up a hit parade at the StrazRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The big uh-oh came in the second act of Motown the Musical . Diana Ross, clad in a sparkling white gown, slunk off the stage and into the audience.

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  14. Woman's Service League recognizes volunteer serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Spirit of Service award recipients Gary and Cheryl Sanchez, Crystal Peoples, Chris Allen and Virginia Meyer were honored by the Woman's Service League. Celebrating its 73rd anniversary, the Woman's Service League honored seven community volunteers with its Spirit of Service awards at its annual Promenade and brunch in the St. Petersburg Yacht Club.

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  15. Former China Catholic missionary leads pre-Holy Week retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    With Holy Week just a few days away, parishioners at St. Mary Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church plan to prepare for the most sacred period of the Lenten season with the help of a visiting Franciscan priest whose resume includes more than a decade in China working as a missionary, English teacher and corporate executive. Father Albert Haase, 59, now preaches around the United States, primarily to members of his Roman Catholic faith, but also to other Christians.

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  16. Pinellas tourist council favors lower cap for spending on capital projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman's bid to dedicate more tourism tax dollars to capital projects countywide suffered a setback Wednesday when it failed to win the endorsement of the Pinellas Tourist Development Council. The council, of which Kriseman is a member, voted 7-4 to recommend to the Pinellas County Commission that spending on capital projects such sports stadiums account for no more than 40 percent of the revenue raised by the county's tourism tax.

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  17. Review: Richard Blanco's memoir 'Prince of Los Cocuyos' a dance between two culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Poet Richard Blanco has never lived in Cuba, but his family's roots there shaped his life in countless ways as he grew up in a Florida suburb in the 1970s and '80s. He tells the story of that American boyhood in his engaging memoir, The Prince of Los Cocuyos .

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  18. Soprano Talise Trevigne to join Florida Orchestra to make Mahler more heavenlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    What could make Mahler feel even more profound? It could be adding vocals to the mix. Soprano Talise Trevigne is the guest soloist for the Florida Orchestra's latest masterworks concert this weekend.

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  19. Variety takes over at Morean Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Morean Arts Center, 719 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, has five new shows, so count on seeing a lot of diversity and uniqueness. It's especially heartening to see space given to students and creative people who seldom have an outlet such as the Morean.

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  20. South Pinellas HometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Three seniors from Shorecrest Preparatory School have signed commitments to schools for their success in sailing. From left are Kathryn Booker, Patrick Shanahan and Nic Baird.

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