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  1. APSCO Appliance files for Chapter 11Read the original story

    Thursday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    APSCO Appliance & TV Centers Inc. recently filed for Chapter 11 protection and retained Heritage Equity Partners to seek a buyer, partner, or investor for its family owned and operated chain of appliance stores in Pinellas County. Started in 1972 as an appliance service company, APSCO maintains its own factory trained and authorized parts and service department at its 2905 East Bay Drive location and has three showrooms, in Largo, Clearwater, and St. Petersburg, carrying a wide variety of appliances from brands such as GE and Whirlpool.

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  2. CASA honors Pinellas Clerk of the CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Community Action Stops Abuse hosted its 18th annual Peace Breakfast Dec. 9 at the Coliseum in St. Petersburg. CASA honored Pinellas County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller Ken Burke with the John E. Stross 'Victory Over Violence' award in appreciation of his domestic violence advocacy.

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  3. Holiday fundraisers benefit Suncoast HospiceRead the original story

    Wednesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Shoppers can take back some of their time during the holidays by getting their gifts wrapped at the Suncoast Hospice Gift Wrap. For a donation, volunteers will wrap gifts.

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  4. Grants, scholarships for Pinellas studentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Philanthropic organization awards education grant Members of the Clearwater chapter of the Philanthropic Educational Organization recently awarded a grant to Paula Jo Godfrey of Clearwater, a student working toward her elementary education and administration certificate at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg. PEO is a national women's group dedicated to helping women pursue their higher education goals.

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  5. St. Pete ArtWorks opens new exhibitRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    An opening reception for It's All About Paper, a mixed media exhibit featuring works by Fred Spinks, will take place Saturday, Dec. 20, 6 to 9 p.m., at St. Pete ArtWorks, 635 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. The reception is free and open to the public.

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  6. Swingin' the New Year at the ColiseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Swingin' the New Year, a grand New Year's Eve celebration for all ages, features Mitch Woods and the Rocket 88's ST. PETERSBURG - Swingin' the New Year, a grand New Year's Eve celebration for all ages, happens at the spectacular St. Petersburg Coliseum on Wednesday, Dec. 31. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. The event features Mitch Woods and the Rocket 88's.

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  7. Vacancies open on St. Pete advisory committeeRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Resumes and applications are now being accepted for three appointments on the Citizen Advisory Committee for the Southside St. Petersburg Community Redevelopment Area. Resumes must be received no later than the close of business on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015.

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  8. Truck-bus crash sends seven to hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A crash between a dump truck and a PSTA bus sent seven people to various hospitals early Saturday, Dec. 13. According to a report from Clearwater police, the crash occurred just before 9 a.m. at the intersection of Hampton Road and Gulf-to-Bay Boulevard. Police said a dump truck, traveling west, ran the red light and collided with the bus, which was eastbound and trying to make a left turn onto Hampton.

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  9. Five arrested in Operation Sand StormRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Five suspects were arrested Dec. 8 and eight are still at large as the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office and Treasure Island Police Department conclude a long-term undercover narcotics investigation dubbed Operation Sand Storm. The investigation began in July and concluded in December.

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  10. Human, Veterans Services closing earlyRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Pinellas County Human Services and Veterans Services offices will close at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 12, for an in-service day. All offices will resume normal business hours on Monday, Dec. 15. Closures include Human Services and Veterans Services offices at: * 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 closure also affects the Community Revitalization office at 600 Cleveland St., Clearwater.

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  11. Vehicle crashes into Gulf, driver rescuedRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Two good Samaritans rescued a driver of a vehicle that crashed into the Gulf of Mexico offshore Madeira Beach Thursday afternoon. According to a report from the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to 14230 Gulf Blvd. in Madeira Beach about 12:20 p.m. Dec. 11. According to deputies, Lawrence White, 51, of St. Petersburg, an employee of the city of Madeira Beach, was collecting garbage on the beach in a city pick-up truck.

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  12. Choose Pinellas County schools in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    With a new year approaching, now is the time to discover all the choices Pinellas County schools has to offer your child from kindergarten through 12th grade. We strive to meet the needs of today's students by addressing their interests, talents and abilities with a growing list of more than 60 choice programs from gifted studies to performing arts.

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  13. Obituary: Elizabeth Ann PeyinghausRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Elizabeth Ann 'Liz' Chandler Peyinghaus, 47, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Nov. 22 after a long battle with polymyositis . Born in Dakar, Senegal, West Africa, she spent her childhood there until 10th grade.

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  14. Hand pulled prints on display to Jan. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ARTicles Art Gallery presents the exhibition Animal Magnetism: hand pulled prints by Coralette Damme Dec. 13-Jan. 4, 2015. An opening reception is scheduled on Saturday, Dec. 13, 6-9 p.m. at the gallery, 1445 Central Ave., St. Petersburg.

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  15. Mahaffey releases 50th anniversary posterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    This design by St. Pete graphic artist Rey Borges is the official image for The Mahaffey Theater's upcoming 50th anniversary year. ST. PETERSBURG - The Mahaffey Theater recently announced that a design by St. Pete graphic artist Rey Borges has been chosen as the official image for The Mahaffey's upcoming 50th anniversary year.

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  16. First Night St. Pete celebrates 22 yearsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    First Night is a family oriented New Year's Eve Celebration of the Arts bringing music, art and entertainment to more than 25 venues in downtown St. Petersburg. First Night St. Petersburg 2015 is Dec. 31, 4 p.m. to midnight.

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  17. Holiday of the Arts comes to St. PeteRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The city of St. Petersburg and the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance will host St. Petersburg Holiday of the Arts on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 20-21, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at South Straub Park, 198 Bayshore Drive NE. The St. Petersburg Holiday of the Arts will showcase the exquisite handmade and original artwork of local, regional and national artisans.

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  18. St. Petersburg man arrested for burglaryRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    A St. Petersburg man was arrested Dec. 7 and charged with burglary to an occupied dwelling and violation of injunction. Pinellas Park police responded to a call about a burglary in progress about 6:10 a.m. Sunday in the 8700 block of 54th Street North.

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  19. Clerk's office awarded for hiring practicesRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Vocational Rehabilitation recently recognized the Pinellas County Clerk's office as an outstanding employer in the state of Florida for hiring persons with disabilities. The Disability Employment Awareness Celebration took place Oct. 31 at the Hilton hotel in St. Petersburg.

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  20. Verizon provides $15K grant to CASARead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Every year, thousands of domestic violence survivors and their children seek emergency shelter from one of Florida's certified domestic violence agencies, and for nearly 40 years, St. Petersburg domestic violence shelter Community Action Stops Abuse has been helping victims of domestic violence throughout the Tampa Bay community transition to a violence-free life. Thanks to a $15,000 grant from the Verizon Foundation, CASA can now continue to expand on many of its vital shelter programs, including housing, counseling, support groups, a 24-hour hotline, legal advocacy services and relocation assistance.

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