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LAND O'LAKES — A teacher's aide at Land O'Lakes High School was arrested Friday, accused of having sex with two students. Melissa Lee Borsch, 35, of New Port Richey, faces charges of c …
Applicants to replace longtime Florida Public Service Commission member Lisa Edgar include a staffer in Gov. Rick Scott's office, a recent candidate for state insurance commissioner and a Gainesville city commissioner.
Hillsborough County's biggest organized labor group, the AFL-CIO's West Central Florida Central Labor Council, is staying neutral in the county's two hottest Democratic primary races: Clerk of the Circuit Court and the Hillsborough County Commission's District 6 seat.
Ahmed Mohamed is a big believer in hard work.
Jeb Bush says he will will not vote for Donald Trump, saying the presumptive nominee has not demonstrated the "temperament or strength of character" to be president.
In a Facebook post, Bush wrote:
PLANT CITY — Police are searching for three men who shot a 72-year-old man trying to escape a robbery late Thursday.
Political campaigns tend to be about hope, fear, self-interest, frustration and, occasionally, inspiration. Ultimately, though, campaigns are about math, and the presidential electoral math has been consistent for decades: If the Republican nominee loses Florida, he loses the election.
It has inspired social media pages with snarky posts. It has cut profits and created logistical nightmares for its neighboring businesses. It has pushed drivers to come up with creative commutes and even more creative language.
So a guy on the Tampa City Council had this nice idea.
BROOKSVILLE — Teachers and parents concerned about the high level of secrecy surrounding an investigation at Moton Elementary School can now at least know the subject of the inquiry:
Vice President Joe Biden's speech Wednesday will be given at the University of Tampa.
Jeb Bush says he will will not vote for Donald Trump, saying the presumptive nominee has not demonstrated the "temperament or strength of character" to be president....
The Lightning could be getting a key piece back on its blueline heading into tonight's Game 4 against the Islanders....
UPDATE, 5:54: After the Rays originally posted that they were starting LHP Matt Moore on Sunday, but now say it is TBD. Since they need a fifth starter at some point on this trip that could mean they are considering dropping in Erasmo Ramirez or Matt Andriese on Sunday vs. the Angels. .... LHP Blake Snell started Wednesday, so if he is the call-up they would have to wait until Monday....