Sunday, Feb 07, 2016

St. Petersburg Tribune

Deputies: Wrong-way driver kills motorcyclist in Dunedin

Deputies: Wrong-way driver kills motorcyclist in Dunedin

A Clearwater man has been charged with DUI manslaughter after driving head-on into a motorcyclist in Dunedin, Pinellas County sheriff’s officials said.
Published: 01/31/16

St. Pete mentoring program’s goal is to put young men on right track

ST. PETERSBURG — City police and other community leaders are working to teach some of the city’s most vulnerable boys and teens the life skills they will need to be successful adults.
Published: 01/31/16
Clearwater Marine Aquarium taking story online with web series

Clearwater Marine Aquarium taking story online with web series

The forecast was jaw-dropping — an economic impact of $5 billion from the movie “Dolphin Tale,” produced locally and based on the true story of how the Clearwater Marine Aquarium rescues sick and injured sea creatures.
Published: 01/31/16
As St. Pete pier crumbles, future comes into focus

As St. Pete pier crumbles, future comes into focus

ST. PETERSBURG – While redevelopment plans for the waterfront approaching the city’s pier are moving forward, the demolition of the pier itself is progressing more slowly than expected, city officials say.
Published: 01/29/16
Updated: 01/30/16
Pinellas deputy faces attempted manslaughter charge in shooting of handcuffed man

Pinellas deputy faces attempted manslaughter charge in shooting of handcuffed man

Tribune staff
Published: 01/29/16
Rescued St. Pete dog ready for adoption

Rescued St. Pete dog ready for adoption

A dog who was rescued this month with the aid of a St. Petersburg police officer is ready for a new home, officials said.
Published: 01/29/16
St. Pete woman who took children still in Madison jail, faces custody charge

St. Pete woman who took children still in Madison jail, faces custody charge

A woman faces charges of interfering with child custody after authorities said she took her son and daughter from their grandparents’ St. Petersburg home, triggering an Amber Alert that that ended in North Florida....
Published: 01/29/16
Amber Alert over after St. Pete siblings, mother found in north Florida

Amber Alert over after St. Pete siblings, mother found in north Florida

An statewide Amber Alert for two young St. Petersburg siblings who were reported missing early Thursday is over after the children were located laters in the day with their mother in north Florida.
Published: 01/28/16
Updated: 01/29/16
Three teens arrested, man sought in Pinellas Park armed burglary

Three teens arrested, man sought in Pinellas Park armed burglary

Pinellas Park police said three teens have been arrested in an armed burglary, and they are seeking a 19-year-old man.
Published: 01/28/16
Strong currents, low tides leave heaps of live shells along Pinellas coast

Strong currents, low tides leave heaps of live shells along Pinellas coast

ST. PETERSBURG — Beach-goers have seen unusual numbers of conches, starfish and other sea creatures wash onto Pinellas County beaches in recent days, but experts say not to worry.
Published: 01/28/16