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  1. Developers moving in on Florida mobile home parksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Windows are shattered, some hammered over with plywood. Doors open to rooms stripped of everything that could be carted away.

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  2. Hometown HillsboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Chrissy Dos Santos, a senior in the IB program at Carrollwood Day School, won the Be More Inspirational Rising Star Award from WEDU PBS Be More Awards. WEDU members honored Dos Santos for her accomplishments, contributions to her community and leadership potential.

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  3. New Besito Mexican restaurant comes to WestShore PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    With its ingredients imported from Mexico, handmade artifacts from Oaxaca and a wall adorned with 150 candles, Besito Mexican in WestShore Plaza is a monument to the love and respect for ancestry and heritage. The original Besito, meaning little kisses, opened in 2006, and was founded by John Tunney.

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  4. Rescue operator accused of neglect sold animals at St. Pete pet storeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Animal control officials swarmed Veronica Faulseit's property Wednesday after a police officer found cats, dogs, raccoons, a possum and several birds living in their own feces, without food or water, in a carport at Faulseit's home. [ZACHARY T. SAMPSON ST.

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  5. Column: Complex tax code hobbles growthRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Beer. For more than 20 years, my family and I have brewed it, cooked with it and served it to thousands of happy customers in Tampa Bay and other selected areas of the United States. Over the years, we have employed thousands of people in Tampa Bay, and paid millions of dollars in taxes - sales taxes, employment taxes, beer manufacturing taxes, etc.

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  6. New Tampa Riverwalk segment gets pop-up bar, family fun for weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Five Tampa mayors, a pop-up bar and a family fun zone will welcome the ribbon cutting for the Kennedy segment of Tampa's Riverwalk this weekend. Former mayors Sandy Freedman, Dick Greco, Pam Iorio and Gov. Bob Martinez along with current Mayor Bob Buckhorn will be there at 5 p.m. Friday for a ribbon cutting of the Kennedy Boulevard segment, followed by family fun in the park.

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  7. Besito Mexican preparing for April 8 opening for Westshore dinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    The candle wall is already flickering with 150 electric votives, but banquettes still need to be placed and the cobblestone patio is yet to be laid. The hours are ticking by as WestShore Plaza anticipates the April 8 debut of Besito Mexican.

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  8. Three picks: 'To Quiet the Quiet,' Gasp! and 'Flashdance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    I toured the new Murray Theatre at Ruth Eckerd Hall recently, and, as promised when the $1.3 million project began in the fall, it's a vast improvement from the old space. The box office is in a more obvious place.

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  9. Soundcheck: Nickelback, Eric Church among top live music picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Details: Friday 7:30 p.m. MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, 4802 U.S. 301 N., Tampa. $19-$95.90.

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  10. Free and cheap fun: 5 things to do under $5 March 26-April 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Created by Luke Rothschild, the composer and instrument designer for the ensemble String Theory, it is one of a long line of his large-scale installments. Docents will be available to play and discuss the harp, as well as give the public an opportunity to make some music, during the annual Best of Tampa Bay event on April 11 and prior to performances of Pippin , Mythbusters : Jamie & Adam Uunleashed! , Celtic Woman and the Florida Orchestra .

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  11. Easter events springing up around Tampa BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    The Easter Bunny will help dogs hunt for special eggs he's hidden in the play yard. Children can also do crafts and hunt for eggs in the "Rabbit Resort."

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  12. Turnout light in Tampa City Council runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    By 6 p.m., an hour before the polls closed, 1,886 voters in council District 6 had cast election-day ballots. That brought turnout up to nearly 13.4 percent - short of the 15.6 percent turnout from the March 3 municipal election.

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  13. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for March 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Free Food Greek Independence Day : What are you willing to do for free food? Wear a toga to one of the Little Greek restaurants in the Tampa Bay area today and you'll get a free Greek salad and a char-grilled chicken breast. If you are more modest, they also have a price break this week for Greek Independence Day, selling the salad and chicken meal for only $5.

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  14. NFL suspending TV blackouts for 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Petersburg Times

    No NFL games will be blocked from local television next season, the league said Monday at the owners' meetings. The teams voted for a one-year suspension of the long-standing blackout policy for the preseason and the regular season.

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  15. Voters in West Tampa, South Tampa, Seminole Heights to decide council runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | St. Petersburg Times

    Voters in West Tampa, Seminole Heights and parts of South Tampa go to the polls Tuesday to settle the hard-fought City Council District 6 runoff between Jackie Toledo and Guido Maniscalco. Turnout typically drops for runoffs, but absentee ballots and early voting so far are "on pace with where we were" for the March 3 municipal election, Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections spokeswoman Gerri Kramer said Monday.

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  16. Chief pleads for help as gun violence in Tampa surgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | St. Petersburg Times

    Twice as many people have been shot to death in Tampa in 2015 than in the first three months of last year. Some of the victims have been students in local schools.

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  17. Column: How to build on bay area's successesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | St. Petersburg Times

    For more than 20 years in leading regional economic development efforts at the helm of the Tampa Bay Partnership, I've seen major progress as our communities continue to work more closely together. When we act as one, the result is nothing short of amazing.

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  18. SeaWorld launches ad campaign after backlash from 'Blackfish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | St. Petersburg Times

    SeaWorld is starting an advertising campaign in the wake of declining revenue and attendance that followed the release of the highly critical documentary Blackfish . The campaign that began Monday focuses on the marine-life theme park's efforts at caring for animals in captivity and in the wild.

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  19. Tampa teenager killed in shooting during birthday partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    Family members and friends gathered Sunday night to remember a 14-year-old boy who was shot and killed late Saturday during a birthday party in Sulphur Springs. Richard Newton, 14, was at the outdoor birthday party, at 8105 Ninth St., when a fight broke out that escalated to gunfire around 10:30 p.m., according to Tampa police.

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  20. Hooper: Florida Legislature should play it safe with Seminole Tribe gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | St. Petersburg Times

    Visitors to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa can find Beatles memorabilia adorning the walls. The Florida Legislature can find a solution to its impasse with the tribe in the lyrics of a classic Beatles song.

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