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Saturday, Dec 10, 2016
Tampa apartment construction squeezes Straz Center parking
Crescent Communities of Atlanta is building 394 apartments and a parking garage on this 5 acres next to the Ashley Drive off-ramp from Interstate 275. That, a Tampa official says, is exacerbating a parking squeeze for patrons of the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts. [Richard Danielson   |   Times]
TAMPA — The construction of an apartment complex on the northern edge of downtown is causing major traffic problems for patrons of the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts.
Mayor Bob Buckhorn, left, and chairman of the Historical Monument Trail Steve Anderson unveil a bronze sculpture of civil rights attorney Francisco A. Rodriguez Jr.
Tampa honors six more pioneers with bronze busts on the Riverwalk
National Weather Service Meteorologist Rodney Wynn labels equipment before releasing the 6 a.m. weather balloon Friday at the service's Tampa Bay Area Office in Ruskin. [LANCE ROTHSTEIN   |  Special to the Times]
Weather service dismisses union concerns about possible cuts in service
One threat to the Bryde’s whales, which have long, slender bodies up to 55 feet long, is oil drilling in the gulf. Right now, the section where they live is off-limits to drilling through 2028.
'World's weirdest whale' swims in Gulf of Mexico, may need endangered species protection

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Woman charged in murder-for-hire plot to stay in jail
After a nearly daylong hearing, a Florida judge refused Friday to release a woman jailed on accusations that she played a pivotal role in the killing of a university law professor
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