St. Petersburg Tribune
CLEARWATER — Dressed in a reflective orange vest and matching hat, Norm Runkles Jr. surveyed his domain outside Belleair Elementary School: whirling cars, the muffled hum of stereos behind rolled-up windows, and blacktop simmering in August he...
A Pinellas County K-9 deputy spotted a Pennsylvania woman driving west in the eastbound lanes of Alderman Road near Rolling Woods Drive early Sunday. Jan Lee Witherite was stopped and subsequently arrested at approximately 12:39 a.m.
The downtown residential boom has fed the economy and revitalized an area that continues to thrive and grow. So as the District 7 City Council primary election comes Tuesday, community leaders are looking for similar efforts from their council member to improve their neighborhoods, some of the poorest in the city.
A 28-year-old Clearwater man was arrested Saturday, accused of speeding off during a traffic stop before crashing into two cars and then attempting to flee on foot, Pinellas County sheriff’s officials said.
A 46-year-old woman died overnight after she was struck by an pickup truck while crossing Central Avenue in St. Petersburg, police said.
CLEARWATER – The local foot traffic in the North Fort Harrison Avenue area included a fair share of drug addicts and prostitutes when Nancy O’Neill gambled and decided to open a restaurant five years ago.
A priest was arrested Friday on child pornography charges, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office and a Kentucky television station.
Some quick research into the history of the science reveals that when ancient mapmakers first began representing the Earth’s surface on a map, they simply drew geographic features as they saw them or as travelers and explorers described them. ...
CLEARWATER — Hours after an argument, a schizophrenic Oldsmar man killed his mother and her boyfriend in October 2012, a jury determined Friday night.
CLEARWATER — A St. Pete Beach man convicted of second-degree murder for inflicting ultimately fatal injuries on another man in the back of a van bound for the Pinellas County Jail has been sentenced to 35 years in prison....