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  1. Hillsborough leaders to form small 'working group' for Rays stadium issueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    If the Tampa Bay Rays ever get permission to look at new stadium sites in Hillsborough County, a small group led by County Commissioner Ken Hagan and Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn will likely lead discussions. Hillsborough commissioners unanimously approved Wednesday morning Hagan's proposal to designate the Tampa Sports Authority as the lead agency to deal with the Rays, in the event the city of St. Petersburg allows the team to look outside Pinellas County for a new home.

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  2. Tampa's Wharton High on lockdown after report of weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    "We got a tip from a student that they overheard another student talking about a weapon on campus," said Tonya Arja, a Hillsborough County school district spokeswoman.

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  3. 5 things to do under $5 Oct. 2-8Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    St. Petersburg's popular date night/family picnic scene on the downtown waterfront returns this week with Robin William's great Dead Poets Society . Brazilian music by Rio Bossa starts at 6 p.m. today and the movie begins at dark.

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  4. Elections officials educate high school seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Terri V. Robinson, off camera to the left, and Rosemary Hand, right, of the Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections Office pass out voter registration forms Tuesday to seniors at King High School. Hillsborough elections officials were at King High School in Tampa on Tuesday to educate seniors on how to properly fill out voter registration forms and how to properly cast a ballot in an election.

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  5. Tampa Electric's solar project at TIA would be Tampa Bay's largestRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The city's electric utility and international airport are teaming up to build the largest solar energy installation in the Tampa Bay region. If successful, the project could spark even more bay area investment in solar power, a renewable energy source that has been slow to take off in the Sunshine State.

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  6. Workers stem flow of sewage spilling from pipe near Joe's CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The sewage spilled for days from a burst pipe on 62nd Avenue N, carrying harmful bacteria that could reach Joe's Creek and Boca Ciega Bay, imperiling swimmers and a bevy of wildlife. About 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, workers were finally able to contain the rupture by installing a thick PVC pipe to bypass the broken 20-inch iron pipe that has spewed sewage since Saturday night, said Pinellas emergency management spokesman Tom Iovino.

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  7. Sharyn, Joshua Hakken take plea deals for kidnapping their children, fleeing to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    A husband and wife who sailed to Cuba last year in a desperate quest for political asylum pleaded guilty on Tuesday to charges that could send them to prison for a decade or more. After weeks of negotiation, Sharyn and Joshua Hakken accepted plea deals that will spare them federal charges.

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  8. Make time for these can't-miss art events in Tampa BayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Arts people, the coming two weeks will be the most packed with things to do and see in my memory: five new exhibitions and several events that range from north Tampa through Pinellas County. Here's what's happening in the next week.

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  9. Mailer from Gov. Rick Scott's campaign mistaken on absentee ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Two Tampa Bay elections supervisors criticized as "inaccurate" and "incorrect" a mailer by Gov. Rick Scott 's campaign committee that tells voters that their absentee ballots should have arrived by now. The attention-grabbing mailer by Scott's Let's Get to Work committee has the words "Voter Alert!" and the statement, "By now, you should have received your absentee ballot."

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  10. Florida hospitals prepare for Ebola casesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Tampa General Hospital has planned for the day it might get a suspected Ebola case. Officials designated special rooms for such patients and purchased impermeable Tyvek suits, face shields and heavy duty gloves for the staff who would treat them.

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  11. A different kind of scream fest: One Direction and 5 Seconds of SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    About a year ago, my daughter Ava, 10 going on intense, taped a crinkled Tiger Beat picture of One Direction's Harry Styles on her bedroom wall. He was her newest crush, adoring Taylor Swift's ex-BF with giggly bursts of OMG.

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  12. Top things to do for Oct. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Chicago: The Grammy-winning rock group has amassed five consecutive No. 1 albums and 21 top 10 smashes including Saturday in the Park , 25 or 6 to 4 and If You Leave Me Now .

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  13. LabTech Software to add 100 jobs at Tampa headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    LabTech Software, a Tampa-based IT company, is adding 100 jobs at its Tampa corporate headquarters by 2016 in a strong boost to efforts to lure higher-paying technology jobs to the area. The company, which is pledging to make a capital investment of $644,000, has been promised a combined local and state incentives package worth $500,000.

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  14. Activist Becky Rubright files to challenge Tampa Mayor Bob BuckhornRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    "I'm mostly doing it because I don't believe anybody should be running unopposed," Rubright said Monday. "It's a travesty to the democratic process and undermines the whole system."

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  15. Washout closes lane on southbound Veterans ExpresswayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Crews repair erosion damage that forced the closure of a lane of the southbound Veterans Expressway between Linebaugh and Waters avenues in Tampa on Monday. Traffic in the area was backed up for about 2 miles, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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  16. Rotary Club equipping Tampa police with portable defibrillatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    When a heart stops beating, a 911 call often puts police at the scene before emergency crews. That means cops are sometimes the ones to initiate lifesaving measures well before paramedics can arrive.

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  17. Florida Board of Education hears more worries about new school testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Florida school districts are ill-prepared to administer state tests this spring and should get a one-year respite from school grades, Hillsborough County school superintendent MaryEllen Elia told the state Board of Education on Monday. Her comments reflect what other Florida superintendents have been saying for months, and they echoed mounting public concern over state testing.

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  18. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sept. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Petersburg Times

    Nick Swardson: Best known as Terry Bernadino in Reno 911!, Swardson brings his "Taste It!" tour to town after performing in movies such as That's My Boy, Blades of Glory, 30 Minutes or Less and Bucky Larson. Catch his standup show at 7:30 p.m. at Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa.

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  19. Tampa International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival celebrates 25 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Petersburg Times

    The past 25 years brought an abundance of change for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities worldwide. Yet in Tampa Bay one thing remained constant: A celebration of cinema reflecting LGBT lives, dreams and desires, a quarter century of pride through projector lenses.

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  20. Interview: John Waters' reality visits Tampa's gay and lesbian film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Petersburg Times

    Filth has been John Waters' bread and butter for 50 years now, long enough for statutes of limitations to run out and censors to die. From his dog poo breakthrough in Pink Flamingos to his bestselling hitchhike chronicle Carsick , Waters is still flipping one-finger salutes to conformity, dripping with loving spite, gay esprit and sprinkles of truth.

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