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  1. Hillsborough churches try to steer from Halloween darknessRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    These days, children can easily get their sugar fix without going door to door, but for Christians, opening their doors on the holiday is about more than safety. "Halloween is a night that culturally speaking is associated with darkness," said Marc Orozco, senior pastor at Calvary Chapel of Brandon.

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  2. Postcard collectors gather for Tampa show SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Mel Rustom has been collecting postcards since the late 1970s. But to him, it's about more than stacks of cards.

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  3. Amy Scherzer's Diary: Weekly wrapup of the Tampa social sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    "One singular sensation," as the lyrics say in A Chorus Line, that's Martin Silbiger, honored at the Broadway Ball for eight years as president of the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts. Executive director Judy Lisi and new board chairman Gary Sasso topped off their appreciation with a bike helmet for the avid cyclist.

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  4. Nordstrom Rack opens in Brandon; BurgerFi arrives in SoHoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    After nearly a year of planning, Nordstrom Rack is set to open its new Brandon location on Friday at 9 a.m. Festivities kick off at 8 with music, coffee and breakfast treats along with a raffle for 30 $100 gift cards and one $1,000 shopping spree that comes with the right to enter the store early. As the off-price division of Nordstrom Inc., Nordstrom Rack offers current clearance merchandise from Nordstrom stores and Nordstrom.com as well as items purchased specifically for Nordstrom Rack.

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  5. Hillsborough real estate transactions for Oct. 24Hillsborough real estate transactions for Oct. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    5912 Shell Ridge Dr., to Thomas Bosso Jr. & Thomas Bosso by Homes By West Bay LLC, $408,000, 08-15-2014. 7803 Shoupe Rd., to George N. Johnson Ii.

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  6. Laser Spine Institute sued over spinal fusion surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    For people with back pain, Laser Spine Institute makes a tantalizing offer: High-tech surgeries that relieve suffering and let patients walk out the door in hours. But a recent lawsuit alleges an Ohio man couldn't even stand up after his surgery at the Tampa center last year.

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  7. Tampa's new police gun range designed to reduce noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The last time Tampa police had ready access to a firing range was 1995, but it closed after nearby houses were peppered with stray 9mm rounds. Now the city is building a $5.4 million practice range designed to be convenient for officers and easy on the neighbors.

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  8. Tampa Bay economic development leaders showing some swaggerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The core of business and political leaders keen on taking Tampa and Hillsborough County to the next level celebrated the area's recent success in economic development with this big promise: Such was the can-do theme at Tuesday evening's fifth annual meeting of the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. A pro-expansion group with a too-long name, the EDC in short order emerged quickly as the region's high-energy leader in pushing forward bolder economic ambitions. "The last time I stood in front of you I said it was time to 'go big' or go home," said SunTrust banker and outgoing EDC chair Allen Brinkman.

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  9. Review: 'Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella' sparkles for a modern crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Much has been made about Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella being a revised feminist fairy tale fit for new generation. Indeed, our sooty heroine is much smarter here, and she falls in love with the prince as a person rather than a throne.

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  10. District volleyball roundup: Wharton goes the distance against PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    But the Wildcats held off the Panthers, advancing with a five-game win at Alonso. Top-seeded Bloomingdale swept past Riverview 25-15, 25-21, 25-13 in the other semi.

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  11. Undocumented immigrant Jose Godinez-Samperio tells of becoming lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    It took nearly 10 yeas of legal battles and three branches of government to clear Jose Godinez-Samperio's path to practice law. Godinez-Samperio, who on Nov. 20 will become the first undocumented immigrant admitted to the Florida Bar, entertained a crowd of 100 people at Eckerd College Tuesday night with the story of his journey.

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  12. Hillsborough's tax-for-transportation referendum might not specify railRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    If Hillsborough County voters are asked in 2016 to approve an extra sales tax for transportation, the ballot question might not mention the words "light rail" - or any other specific mode of mass transit. In a move that sharply differs from the Greenlight Pinellas referendum, a Hillsborough plan that could be the backbone for a referendum here would refer only to "fixed guideways" - a term that includes bus rapid transit and all types of rail, including heavy, light or commuter.

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  13. Be a fairy godmother and bring dress donations to 'Cinderella' showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    If you are heading to see Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts this weekend, you can be a fairy godmother yourself. The cast of the Tony-winning Broadway musical are asking fans to bring gently used prom dresses, cocktail party dresses, evening gowns, shoes and accessories to be donated to the Belle of the Ball Project, a nonprofit organization that provides homecoming and prom dresses to young women in need in the Tampa Bay area.

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  14. Tampa Bay auto dealers warn of delays to replace defective airbagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    As service director at Toyota of Tampa Bay, Jason Faiella has endured his share of auto part recalls. An email alert Tuesday morning from Honda Motor Services convinced him this one was different.

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  15. Convergent Capital Partners pays $10.5 million for St. Pete office spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Convergent Capital Partners confirmed Tuesday that it paid $10.5 million for the former headquarters of bankrupt Universal Health Care in downtown St. Petersburg. The seller was the State of Florida, which became the receiver for Universal's assets last year after the Medicare provider collapsed amid allegations of fraud and gross mismanagement.

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

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Haunted Angelus House: The PG-13 rated, handicap-accessible haunt features hay rides, a 1-mile haunted trail, a kid-friendly haunt and other hair-raising terror. Only the main haunt is open on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. at the Angelus, 12413 Hudson Ave., Hudson.

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  17. Tampa Bay home sales and prices climbed in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Sales of single-family homes in the Tampa Bay area in September jumped nearly 11 percent over the same period last year. The median sales price rose 3.2 percent to $159,900.

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  18. Tampa Port Authority votes to delay trolley subsidyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    The Tampa Port Authority voted Tuesday to delay paying a six-figure subsidy to the city's struggling trolley until its nonprofit operator, Tampa Historic Streetcar Inc., shows the board a news business plan to turn around the streetcar system. The streetcar's current $1.6 million operating budget is not dependent on port funding.

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  19. Robbery at Family Dollar briefly locks down nearby Tampa schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    As a precaution, nearby Hillsborough High School and Memorial Middle School were briefly placed on lockdown, according to Tampa police.

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  20. Iconic Goody Goody restaurant returning to TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Longtime Tampa residents get misty-eyed when you mention Goody Goody, the iconic restaurant known for its pies and bags of hamburgers "POX" - that's pickles, onions and the fabled secret sauce. On Monday restaurateur Richard Gonzmart announced he is bringing it all back in a new Goody Goody.

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