An age-old rite for genealogists is to explore the cemeteries where our ancestors, we hope, are resting in peace.
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It’s that time of year again, when Tampa Bay Water sponsors the annual Community Water-Wise Award Program for Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas counties.
Jeff Burke lay on a gurney in an ambulance and stared in disbelief as Officer George Phillips handed him a $166 ticket. Through painful breaths restricted by a neck brace, Burke calmly gave the officer his statement.
TAMPA — After nearly a decade in captivity and being forced to work in a roadside Peruvian circus, Hoover the tiger arrived in Tampa on Saturday morning, just in time to celebrate his 12th birthday.
TAMPA — Sustainability was in the spotlight Saturday as people gathered in Lowry Park to shop for local goods and learn about the Earth, as part of a belated Earth Day celebration.
TAMPA — Forget the strawberries of Plant City and the tomatoes of Ruskin. Hillsborough County has begun farming its latest money crop: reefer, pot, doobage, ganja, weed, Mary Jane, otherwise known to the masses as marijuana....
LEALMAN — Some Pinellas County politicians spent Earth Day checking out recently installed solar panels on the roof of a local manufacturing facility and lamenting state laws they say give business leaders no incentive to do the right thing....
ST. PETERSBURG — Physician Michael Reilly spent the 1986 St. Anthony’s Hospital Triathlon race day working in the medical tent, resting his ailing back.
A health advisory has been issued for Ben T. Davis Beach and Picnic Island Beach based on the criteria for enterococci bacteria recommended by the Environmental Protection Agency.