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Red-light cameras run up $7.6 million in fines in first year

Red-light cameras produced $7.6 million in revenue in the first year of generating tickets for Tampa's drivers.

Published on 12/30/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Buckhorn swaps 'pimpmobile' for RNC Suburban

Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn had been driving a Denali seized from an alleged pimp, but now has a Suburban that was used during the GOP convention.

Published on 12/24/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Wristbands to separate real, fake Gasparilla pirates

Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla will provide yellow wristbands to help monitor who should be in the Jan. 26 parade, and who is a stowaway.

Published on 12/17/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Tampa protects RNC landscaping from Gasparilla crowds

The city of Tampa is using bicycle racks to surround the landscaping planted for the Republican National Convention.

Published on 12/10/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Media sideshow forms outside Kelley house on Bayshore

Journalists are on watch outside the house of Jill Kelley, who reportedly received harassing emails that led to the case that forced former CIA David Petraeus to quit.

Published on 11/13/12
Updated on 03/14/13
Braces to remain on Bayshore palms for a year
The trees, planted before the Republican National Convention, need the supports until they can establish root systems.
Published on 10/23/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Tampa area pioneers earn spot on Riverwalk

The bronze busts of six Tampa pioneer will be unveiled Dec. 11 at the Tampa History Center then placed along the Riverwalk.

Published on 10/22/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Hillsborough elections supervisor race pits leaders

Rich Glorioso has Air Force and state House experience, while Craig Latimer brings elections and sheriff's office training to the position.

Published on 10/22/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Ybor exhibit chronicles Tampa's passion for baseball

Baseball and history fans can learn about local players and how the game united immigrants in "Béisbol: Tampa's Love of the Game" at the Ybor City Museum State Park.

Published on 10/16/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Tampa eyes bicycle sharing downtown

In 18 months, Mayor Bob Buckhorn has worked to energize Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, complete the Riverwalk and create a downtown where people want to live.

Published on 10/11/12
Updated on 03/18/13
South Tampa house hides storm water pump station

The structure on Alline Avenue disguises a facility designed to ease flooding on Alline and Coachman avenues.

Published on 09/17/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Guavaween to feature music festival, costume contest

This year the event along Seventh Avenue in Ybor City will not have the wet zone and fence, but instead more than 20 musical acts at several venues.

Published on 09/13/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Violent protest group's video gives RNC 'battle' plan

A YouTube video purporting to be from the hacker collective Anonymous offers a battle plan for protesters during next week's Republican National Convention.

Published on 08/24/12
Updated on 03/19/13
'Agua Luces' project to shine lights on Tampa bridges for RNC

Tampa's bridges will illuminate in color for the RNC starting Friday night, when Mayor Bob Buckhorn leads a lightning ceremony at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park.

Published on 08/08/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Archaeologists' dig delves into Ybor City's past

About 100 years ago, Abelardo and Dolores Porto came to Ybor City from Cuba and took jobs as cigar makers.

Published on 07/31/12
Updated on 03/18/13