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16-year-old boy arrested in St. Petersburg killing

A 16-year-old boy was arrested Monday in connection with an October killing in St. Petersburg. David Nathan Garrett of 1110 32nd Street S in St. Petersburg faces a first-degree murder charge …


Pinellas sheriff backs medical marijuana legislation


Hillsborough deputy, firefighter firing weapons hit house in 'terrible accident'


  1. Comedy fans: Cho, Lovitz, Ferrara and more headed to Tampa soon


    A slew of interesting big-name comics have been added to Tampa Improv's 2015 calendar. Among them: Margaret Cho (Feb. 27-28), Jon Lovitz (March 6-8), Adam Ferrara (April 9-11), Rob Schneider (April 24-25) and Brian Posehn (April 30-May 2). Not to be outdone, Side Splitters has announced that 24's Mary Lynn …

  2. SUV madness descends again


    Where is the logic in buying a gas-guzzling SUV just because gas prices are so low?

  3. How one woman launched the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, 50 years ago

    Visual Arts

    “Why not have an art museum in St. Petersburg?"

    The museum was designed by architect John Volk. According to Volk, “a museum should give a feeling of permanence and that is what I have tried to do with this building.” But this museum is not intimidating, it welcomes you inside both its exhibition galleries and intimate gardens and encourages you to stay. 
  4. Another voice: The 'humane' death penalty charade


    When the United States at last abandons the abhorrent practice of capital punishment, the early years of the 21st century will stand out as a peculiar period during which otherwise reasonable people hotly debated how to kill other people while inflicting the least amount of constitutionally acceptable pain.

  5. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 28


    Ballroom With a Twist: Professional dancers from Dancing With the Stars and So You Think You Can Dance join for a family-friendly production choreographed by Dancing with the Stars' Emmy-nominated Louis van Amstel. Performers include DWTS' pro Cheryl Burke, Tony Dovolani, Anna …

    Coincidence? Husband of top House aide lands six-figure gig at DOE

    The husband of Florida House Speaker Steve Crisafulli's chief aide was handed the top legal job at the state education department last week....


    NFL Mock Draft Monday: Jameis Winston? Marcus Mariota? Someone else?



    A few minutes later I ditched the heels for flats, cause I'm getting old.

    My Outfit Monday: A cheap way to tie everything together

    I knew when I put this outfit together, it had a lot of potential. Potential to be good. Potential to look ridiculous....