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Clearwater teacher arrested on 10 counts child pornography

A sixth-grade math and science teacher at a Clearwater school was arrested Tuesday on 10 counts of possession of child …

St. Petersburg officials to take another look at noise ordinance

St. Petersburg’s Planning and Economic Development Department set another date in its re-evaluation of a 2016 amendment to a city …

Police and firefighter organizations give nod to Darden Rice

Two key first responders’ groups are giving support to St. Petersburg City Council Chair Darden Rice in her bid for …

‘Policy wonk’ John Johnson plans listening tour for St. Pete City Council bid

John Johnson, a research administrator at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg, is the latest candidate to file in the crowded St. …

February trial date set for John Jonchuck, accused of throwing daughter off St. Pete bridge

A Pinellas County court set a trial date for John Jonchuck, arrested in 2015 for throwing his 5-year-old daughter off …

Survey finds Pinellas County residents trust their local government

Pinellas County residents are far more likely to have trust and confidence in their local government than the average American …

Charlie Crist to host health care telephone town hall meeting Tuesday

Charlie Crist wants to hear from constituents about ways to improve health care in America The St. Petersburg Democrat is hosting a …

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Is the latest edition of INFLUENCE Magazine ‘sexist’?

Is the Spring 2017 edition of INFLUENCE Magazine — available now in digital format, soon in print — sexist? According …

Sunburn for 3.28.17 – Disruption day in the Capitol; Bondi’s D.C. moves; Max Steele exits

Sunburn – The morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. By Peter Schorsch, Phil Ammann, Jenna Buzzacco-Foerster, Mitch Perry …

‘Property assessed’ financing for solar panels reveal serious consequences for Pinellas Realtors, lenders

As solar energy expands as Florida’s next big growth industry, with it comes a host of unforeseen consequences. While promises …

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