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  1. Rays: Beckham blast breaks Smyly's windshieldRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    INF Tim Beckham provided the "highlight" of the day, a batting practice blast that shattered the windshield of LHP Drew Smyly 's car, which was parked beyond the leftfield fence. After joking that pitching coach Jim Hickey was to blame for grooving the pitch, Beckham said he would make good.

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  2. Tampa voters go to the polls todayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Amid talk of low turnout, Hillsborough Supervisor of Elections Craig Latimer sees a reason to be encouraged about today's city elections in Tampa. This is the last day to vote in the mayor's race and five City Council elections.

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  3. HomeTeam Hot Shots: David Kornitzer, male winner for Feb. 21-27Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    After finishing his freshman cross country season at Newsome three years ago, David Kornitzer wanted to continue on to track and field, he just wasn't sure the track portion was for him. Because he preferred running off the track, Kornitzer, with the help of his dad, began looking for field events at which to try his hand.

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  4. EditorialsEditorial: Why today's Tampa City Council elections matterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    With incumbent Mayor Bob Buckhorn facing token opposition, many Tampa voters might be tempted to skip today's city election. But the next Tampa City Council will face a range of major decisions in the coming years.

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  5. Editorial: Hillsborough should fill in urban areas, limit sprawlRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The debate in Hillsborough over how the county should grow in the coming decades comes at a pivotal time. With Tampa Bay recovering from the economic recession, with downtown Tampa booming and new corporate interest in the region, the county has an opportunity as it shapes a plan for growth to make the entire metropolitan area more dynamic.

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  6. Driver charged for fleeing scene of crash last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    A Wesley Chapel man was arrested Monday and charged with leaving the scene of a fatal crash that happened nearly a year ago, Florida Highway Patrol troopers reported. Michael P. Mercer was driving a 1997 GMC pickup truck on E Fowler Avenue on April 12, 2014, when a 1997 Chevrolet Camaro collided with him, troopers reported.

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  7. Once at vanguard in aging, Florida now leader in racial diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    A New York economic consultant speaking last month to business leaders in Tampa tried to make a joke about all the "PMS" in the room - a poke at the dominance of "pale, male and stale" aging white guys in the audience. The humor fell flat but also rang true.

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  8. 2015 Blue Jays, Phillies and Yankees spring training previewsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Homecoming: The Jays' biggest offseason splash occurred in November, when Toronto-born veteran catcher Russell Martin signed the second-largest contract in club history. Though not in dire need of an upgrade behind the plate, the Jays got one.

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  9. Jesuit High School gets $1 million donationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Big donations just keep flowing into Jesuit High School, with a $1 million gift announced Saturday, the eighth donation of at least $1 million in the last 18 months. Ray and Kathy Hyer, longtime benefactors of the private Catholic school and parents of a 2001 Jesuit graduate, donated the latest $1 million award.

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  10. Problems reported as new school tests get underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Megan Lipinczyk, right, a language arts teacher, helps fourth-grader Sai Chappadi, 10, while using new laptops last month at Turner/Bartels K-8 School in New Tampa. Officials were assessing whether servers can handle so many computers at once.

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  11. Deputies investigate possible homicide at Tampa homeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Deputies early Monday were at the scene of a possible homicide at a North Tampa home, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. Authorities responded to a 911 call around 3:56 a.m. to a residence at 14314 Ravenwood Lane, deputies reported.

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  12. Dunedin man walking to Yankee Stadium to help Wounded Warrior ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    He bleeds Yankees blue and travels the country to watch the Bronx Bombers, so far hitting 24 of 30 stadiums. His son says he's "crazy," so naturally when retired math teacher Richard Albero said he planned to take a hike - 1,200 miles from the Yankees' spring training home in Tampa to Yankee Stadium in the Bronx - nobody doubted his conviction.

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  13. Top things to do this week in Tampa Bay March 2-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Norman Rockwell: A show of the beloved artist's works opens Friday at the Tampa Museum of Art. $10. "Pay what you will" from 4-8 p.m. Fridays.

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  14. Rays: Guyer in awe of MMA star RouseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    OF Brandon Guyer , the Rays' mixed martial arts and UFC expert, had even more respect for Ronda Rousey after her 14-second title defense against Cat Zingano . "I thought that was going to be her toughest test," Guyer said.

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  15. Rays: Tributes to late Don Zimmer beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | St. Petersburg Times

    The absence of senior adviser Don Zimmer , who died in June, is felt regularly at Rays camp. Saturday, the team gathered before the first full-squad workout to unveil a way to remember him, naming the path he used to drive his golf cart onto the fields Don Zimmer Way.

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  16. Heavy rains, flooding can't keep a good chili cookoff downRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Grand Central District Association's 10th Annual Chili Cookoff in St. Petersburg went on as scheduled Saturday afternoon despite the gray, rain-soaked clouds that drenched the Tampa Bay region. "We were under the interstate and we were able to leave the bands playing and keep them out of the weather," said Grand Central District president and former city council member Jeff Danner.

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  17. Apryl Foster remember as energetic, loving at memorial serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | St. Petersburg Times

    Before she died, Apryl Foster told her boss she believed in signs from above. They talked about the meaning of the river that flows by Ulele, the restaurant where she worked, and how water represents life to her.

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  18. Deputies: Bouncer shot, killed Tampa man during bar brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | St. Petersburg Times

    Deputies say that a bouncer at Thee Crazy Horse Bar shot and killed a man during a brawl around 1 a.m. Saturday. After he was shot, 22-year-old Angel Reyes of Tampa was taken to a local hospital where he died from his injuries, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. BucsThe last 1: Vinny Testaverde reflects on Bucs careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | St. Petersburg Times

    It has been 28 years since the Buccaneers last owned the No. 1 overall pick, when they targeted a Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback from a state powerhouse who was coming off a disappointing loss that ended chances for a national championship.

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  20. Trigaux: Jobs, but at what wage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    They can be remembered, sadly, as the political leaders who helped drive down the state unemployment rate from its double-digit nightmare - but left the state emaciated in the process, with a lots of poor-paying jobs and a diminished middle class. Or they can be saluted, enthusiastically, as Florida's elected team that not only helped reduce unemployment but positioned the Sunshine State for a 21st century economy - one marked by a workforce enabled with skills to better compete for higher-wage work that could sustain a growing middle class.

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