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The definitive guide to Pinellas County Fourth of July fireworks and festivities

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What’s the Fourth all about here in Pinellas County? At heart, it’s about the same thing here as it is all across the Land of the Brave. Food and fireworks. And community and national pride and patriotism, of course. But mainly fireworks, right? Fireworks and celebration anyway. So we’ve amassed a list of all the best spots in Pinellas County to experience these great American summer holiday themes. So go forth, be merry, and remember the words of Benjamin Rush,…

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July 4th Weekend is brought to you by these lobbyists and political organizations

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It doesn’t get much more American than the Fourth of July. After all, the holiday commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence. It was then 239 years go our founders took great personal risk to declare their independence, and created this democratic republic out of their blood, sweat, and philosophical determination. The politics of 1776 were void of “registered lobbyists” but the things that we associate with Independence Day today, however — trips to recreational locales, beer &  spirits and even…

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Marco Rubio and St. Petersburg Mayor Bill Foster to celebrate 4th of July fireworks together

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St. Petersburg on the Fourth of July…family fun, fireworks, and Mayor Bill Foster…where else would you want to celebrate Independence Day? For Marco Rubio, there’s no where else he’d rather be!  The U.S. Senate candidate is coming to the ‘burg to take in St. Pete’s waterfront fireworks display — as a guest of Mayor Bill Foster.  Details are forthcoming…

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