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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Hillsborough County School District approves new 2018-2019 bell scheduleHILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. - The Hillsborough County School Board unanimously ap
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 40 minutes ago
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. - The Hillsborough County School Board unanimously approved a new bell schedule for the 2018-2019 school year on Tuesday. According to the District's website, the new schedule is based on the option that was preferred by... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
It's official: Hillsborough high schools move to 8:30 a.m. start time, elementary schools to go earlierTAMPA — Hillsborough County high schools will start an hour later next year, be
The Tampa Tribune / Posted an hour ago
TAMPA — Hillsborough County high schools will start an hour later next year, beginning the day at 8:30 a.m. and ending at 3:25 p.m., the School Board decided Tuesday in a 6-0 vote. Elementary schools will run from 7:40 a.m. to 1:55 p.m., and middle... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Hillsborough school bus drivers upset over new start times, pay, crowded busestrips and weekend trips I worked," said Perselphone Johnson, who said she makes
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted an hour ago
trips and weekend trips I worked," said Perselphone Johnson, who said she makes less than $400 per week as a bus driver for Hillsborough County Schools. Johnson was one of several drivers who attended Tuesday's school board meeting to express... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Parents arrested after being accused of shoplifting Walmart with their kidsWIMAUMA, Fla. - Hillsborough County Deputies arrested the parents of three youn
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 hours ago
WIMAUMA, Fla. - Hillsborough County Deputies arrested the parents of three young children for taking their kids with them while they stole nearly $300 in merchandise from the Walmart in Wimauma. Deputies say 23-year-old Desiree McNeely and... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Today he secures Bucs games; 30 years ago he played in themTAMPA —- Whenever the Bucs play a home game, Sankar Montoute is on hand to supe
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
TAMPA —- Whenever the Bucs play a home game, Sankar Montoute is on hand to supervise more than 50 officers from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office on duty at Raymond James Stadium. Most of them have no idea he once wore a different uniform on... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Tampa police believe 2 recent homicides relatedblanketed the area with officers and notified residents to be on alert. If any
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 hours ago
blanketed the area with officers and notified residents to be on alert. If any residents are businesses have surveillance video or clues that might assist detectives, they should call Tampa Police at 813-231-6130. Latest News: Hillsborough... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Concerns linger prior to vote on proposed Hillsborough school time changesTAMPA, Fla. -- When Hillsborough County school board leaders vote Tuesday to mo
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 hours ago
TAMPA, Fla. -- When Hillsborough County school board leaders vote Tuesday to modify start and end times for the entire district, some worry the decision will be rooted more so in the need to save money than the desire to get children to school on... Read more
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Business Wire
OAUG Elects 2018 Board of DirectorsTamicka Camp, Oracle ERP lead at Southern Company Services; and Jason Watkins,
Business Wire / Posted 12 hours ago
Tamicka Camp, Oracle ERP lead at Southern Company Services; and Jason Watkins, senior manager, financial operations at Hillsborough County Aviation Authority. Alston-Greene has a longstanding record of success in the management of technology... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Pinellas deputies go door-to-door at dawn to arrest unlicensed contractorsof control in Pinellas. It questioned why Pinellas deputies don't target unlice
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
of control in Pinellas. It questioned why Pinellas deputies don't target unlicensed contractors like a dedicated unit in Hillsborough County. Gualtieri told the Tampa Bay Times why: "We've never been asked to do it," Gualtieri said in May.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Hillsborough board to vote on new school start timesTAMPA — The big issue at today's Hillsborough County School Board meeting will
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
TAMPA — The big issue at today's Hillsborough County School Board meeting will be the 2018-19 bell schedule. To save money and get students to school on time, superintendent Jeff Eakins has proposed an earlier start for elementary schools (7:40 a.m.)... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
What you need to know for Tuesday, Oct. 17on current events. Read what he had to say about how he gets his news and why s
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
on current events. Read what he had to say about how he gets his news and why science comes into play. • Today is when the Hillsborough County School Board decides whether to change school start times next year. The potential changes include an... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Cybercop kids! Tampa's BizTown opens cybersecurity storefrontTAMPA, Fla. - Call it a cyber-sign of the times. Tampa's Muma JA BizTown is a
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 20 hours ago
TAMPA, Fla. - Call it a cyber-sign of the times. Tampa's Muma JA BizTown is a rite of passage field trip for Hillsborough County fifth grade students. It allows kids to try out future jobs by "working" at Publix, Bank of America or even Busch... Read more
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Daily Mail
Family claims Delta did not help after their dog escaped her crateare in direct contact with the pet’s owner.' Those with information about Brad
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
are in direct contact with the pet’s owner.' Those with information about Brady's whereabouts are asked to call Hillsborough County Pet Resources at 813-744-5660. Clinton 'appalled' by Weinstein before making Trump comparison 'You... Read more
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Bizjournals
Tampa's tourism and economic leaders launch unified campaign to attract business relocationsthe campaign’s message has three sections: “Work Here,” “Live Here,” and “Build
Bizjournals / Posted yesterday
the campaign’s message has three sections: “Work Here,” “Live Here,” and “Build a Business.” Visit Tampa Bay, Hillsborough County’s official tourism marketing arm, has joined with the county’s Board of County Commissioners, and the... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
TRAFFIC INBOX: Reversible lane proposal in BrandonThere is frustration in a Hillsborough County community as residents are concer
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
There is frustration in a Hillsborough County community as residents are concerned about proposed changes to the way roads move traffic through town. Reversible lane proposed for Bloomingdale Avenue Brandon Corridor Study reviewing area Next... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Trigaux: Campaign aims to leverage tourism ads to recruit millennials, businessesEconomic Development Corp. — at a press briefing held in downtown Tampa at the
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
Economic Development Corp. — at a press briefing held in downtown Tampa at the visitors center in the Tampa City Center. Hillsborough County's Ron Barton, director of economic development, Blind Tiger Cafe owner Roberto Torres, representing the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Meet the Tampa attorney who took charge at Augusta Mondayand real estate lawyer and national chairman of the firm's real estate practice
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
and real estate lawyer and national chairman of the firm's real estate practice, He also has a role in the firm's work with Hillsborough County to find a stadium site for the Rays. "He's a wonderful lawyer, but he's even a better person," said Mike... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
The Daystarter: Pinellas County's dubious distinction on juvenile car theft, the death of a hard-nosed university president, and did the Bucs' season wither in the Arizona desert?jockeying to control sources of water, but not water into which people have poo
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
jockeying to control sources of water, but not water into which people have pooped. That could change, because Tampa and Hillsborough County both want to take reclaimed water — essentially, highly treated wastewater that's nearly pure enough to... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Feds to certify Pasco deputies in deal that may boost deportationsHernando County Sheriff's Office also has contacted ICE to discuss a partnershi
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
Hernando County Sheriff's Office also has contacted ICE to discuss a partnership, said sheriff's Capt. Shaun Klucznik. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is evaluating the program but currently has no plans to participate, a spokesman... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Local woman launches website to help veteransand down that segment of Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few week
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and down that segment of Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few weeks – until it ...Judge to decide on athlete’s suspension NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Student arrested for ‘violent’ online threatand down that segment of Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few week
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and down that segment of Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few weeks – until it ...Judge to decide on athlete’s suspension NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Magick the Gatheringand down that segment of Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few week
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and down that segment of Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few weeks – until it ...Judge to decide on athlete’s suspension NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Lightning fans celebrate 25th anniversaryhad a chance to listen to former players. They were also able to get photos and
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
had a chance to listen to former players. They were also able to get photos and autographs. The Bolts also celebrated at Saturday night’s game at Amalie Arena where several original players were honored. Latest News: Hil... Read more
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The Smoking Gun
More Super (Bowl) Hookersapace in Tampa in advance of Sunday's Super Bowl. Picking up where we left off
The Smoking Gun / Posted 2 days ago
apace in Tampa in advance of Sunday's Super Bowl. Picking up where we left off Wednesday afternoon, here are mug shots of those nabbed since then for prostitution. All suspects were photographed by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. (14 pag... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
'Color St. Pete' message makes future a bit brighterDeana's Educational Theater addresses dating violence. . . . Seen on a bumper
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Deana's Educational Theater addresses dating violence. . . . Seen on a bumper sticker: Remember Why You Started. . . . Hillsborough County Judge Daryl Manning, an Army veteran, leads an effort to create Veterans Outreach Court, a free Nov. 3... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
FL Deputy Jumps into Pond, in Full Uniform, to Save Child with AutismAPOLLO BEACH, FLA. - Hillsborough County deputy Efrain Taveras, a 12-year veter
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
APOLLO BEACH, FLA. - Hillsborough County deputy Efrain Taveras, a 12-year veteran, is being called a hero by a local family. Zachary Durante, 9, who has autism, ran away from his home in Apollo Beach, Monday evening. His father says he’s done this... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
FL deputy jumps into pond, in full uniform, to save a child with autismAPOLLO BEACH, Fla. -- Hillsborough County deputy Efrain Taveras, a 12-year vete
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
APOLLO BEACH, Fla. -- Hillsborough County deputy Efrain Taveras, a 12-year veteran, is being called a hero by a local family. Zachary Durante, 9, who has autism, ran away from his home in Apollo Beach, Monday evening. His father says he’s done this... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
‘Violent’ online threat to NHS North neutralized; police arrest 15-year-old studentof Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few weeks – until it ...Judge
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few weeks – until it ...Judge to decide on athlete’s suspension NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a ...Milford board... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Hillsborough commissioners fail to follow own guidance on phones, public recordsa unanimous vote to use county-owned cell phones as a way to preserve their tex
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
a unanimous vote to use county-owned cell phones as a way to preserve their text messages and other public records, most Hillsborough County commissioners are still choosing to use their personal phones for government business. It means record... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Murder suspect pawned items belonging to victim's motherManatee, Hillsborough and Pinellas counties. He has served one stint in state p
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Manatee, Hillsborough and Pinellas counties. He has served one stint in state prison for a 2011 dealing in stolen property conviction out of Hillsborough County. At the time of his arrest Vickers admitted to using heroin on the day Luca was inju... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Crash on I-75 kills one and injures sixOne person was killed and six others injured early Sunday in a one-vehicle cras
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
One person was killed and six others injured early Sunday in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 75 in southern Hillsborough County. Per a Florida Highway Patrol report a tire blowout triggered the incident that occurred just before 8 am in the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
One dead, 6 injured in SUV crash on I-75 at Big Bend Roadtire blowout caused the driver, who was not identified, to lose control of the
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
tire blowout caused the driver, who was not identified, to lose control of the van about 8:00 a.m., according to reports. Hillsborough County Fire Rescue responded, finding the van in the bushes and seven people ejected from it. HCFR flew two of... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Deadly crash forces southbound I-75 closure in Hillsborough CountyRIVERVIEW, Fla. -- Deputies have shut down a section of I-75 in Hillsborough Co
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
RIVERVIEW, Fla. -- Deputies have shut down a section of I-75 in Hillsborough County for a deadly crash. It happened around 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, near Big Bend Road, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. At least one person is dead;... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Art community comes together this weekendof Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few weeks – until it ...Judge
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of Elm Street a couple dozen times over the past few weeks – until it ...Judge to decide on athlete’s suspension NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a ...Milford board... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Remembering ‘Home Wet Wash Laundry’their work, many people took to the streets of downtown Nashua to ...Judge to d
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
their work, many people took to the streets of downtown Nashua to ...Judge to decide on athlete’s suspension NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a ...Milford board... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Family not giving up on Brady, dog that escaped from Tampa airportcredits online Lost and Found groups, who have stepped up to aid in the search.
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
credits online Lost and Found groups, who have stepped up to aid in the search. That includes "Lost and Found Pets of Hillsborough County," a community on Facebook with over 40,000 members. "I can't even put into words what a help it's been,"... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Trouble obtaining land for Rays ballpark near downtown Tampa may push search to West Shoreand now local officials are exploring another option in the West Shore area. B
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
and now local officials are exploring another option in the West Shore area. But even if all the pieces come together, Hillsborough County Commissioner Ken Hagan said he is less confident than ever that the county and Rays ownership can come to... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
New England pies the topic of talk at Amherst libraryup and served to an audience at the Amherst Town Library whose appetites had be
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
up and served to an audience at the Amherst Town Library whose appetites had been whetted by the evening program. NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a ...Milford board... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Judge to decide on athlete’s suspensionOct 14, 2017 Damien FisherStaff Writer NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Oct 14, 2017 Damien FisherStaff Writer NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a Nashua High School North student will remain suspended from sports. MILFORD – The school board... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
ArtWalk 2017: Downtown event starts at 11 a.m.entertainment, the sites of visual arts and the aroma of food as the 13th annua
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
entertainment, the sites of visual arts and the aroma of food as the 13th annual ArtWalk Weekend gets underway. NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a ...Milford board... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua Police nab seven in drug bustseven people this week as part of the ongoing effort to bust up the city’s drug
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
seven people this week as part of the ongoing effort to bust up the city’s drug trade. Sign up to continue NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a ...Milford board... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Granite Staters alarmed by Trump scrapping federal subsidysharp criticism from Granite State leaders, with calls for action in the state
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
sharp criticism from Granite State leaders, with calls for action in the state house and in Washington D.C. NASHUA – Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge Jacalyn Colburn is expected to rule soon on whether or not a ...Milford board... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Search continues for dog lost at Tampa International Airportas well. "My main concern is getting our dog back," said Gideon. Anyone with
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
as well. "My main concern is getting our dog back," said Gideon. Anyone with information is being asked to contact Hillsborough County Pet Resources at 813-744-5660 or email the owners at gideon.william7@gmail.com Latest News: Hillsborough... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Pinellas sheriff investigating deputies who hit suspect during arrestfaces charges of carrying a concealed firearm and resisting deputies with and w
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
faces charges of carrying a concealed firearm and resisting deputies with and without violence. He is in jail in Hillsborough County for several drug charges and a resisting arrest charge. Dillinger said Friday that someone in his office... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Tampa preparing for a possible population influx as Puerto Rican evacuees arrive in mainlandthe process of helping evacuees resettling in the mainland. That hasn't happen
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
the process of helping evacuees resettling in the mainland. That hasn't happened here, but nonetheless, Tampa and Hillsborough County is getting ready for a potential population influx. A fold-up table stands, marked "Maria Assistance... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Hillsborough deputy jumps into pond, in full uniform, to save a child with autismAPOLLO BEACH, Fla. -- Hillsborough County deputy Efrain Taveras, a 12-year vete
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
APOLLO BEACH, Fla. -- Hillsborough County deputy Efrain Taveras, a 12-year veteran, is being called a hero by a local family. Zachary Durante, 9, who has autism, ran away from his home in Apollo Beach, Monday evening. His father says he’s done this... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
County employee wins Hispanic Heritage award from NFLThe National Football League recently recognized Jennifer Whelihan, economic de
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
The National Football League recently recognized Jennifer Whelihan, economic development manager for Hillsborough County, as one of 32 recipients of its annual Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award. In her role, Whelihan serves as a liaison between the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Miami man arrested in Sarasota in connection with fatal Tampa shootingJaquan Harris, court records show. Zachary Alexander Williams was arrested Thu
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Jaquan Harris, court records show. Zachary Alexander Williams was arrested Thursday in Sarasota County and booked into the Hillsborough County Jail on charges of first degree murder and illegally possessing a firearm as a felon, jail records... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Like Agent Orange before, burn pits sicken new generation of veteransAirborne Division. "I realized something was wrong when I got back from the in
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Airborne Division. "I realized something was wrong when I got back from the invasion," said Reyes, who now works with the Hillsborough County Veterans Treatment Court. "It was kind of scary." Reyes underwent a battery of tests but the results... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa not alone in eyeing highly treated waste water as possible drinking water sourcejockeying to control sources of water, but not water into which people have poo
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
jockeying to control sources of water, but not water into which people have pooped. That could change. Tampa and Hillsborough County both want to take reclaimed water — essentially, highly treated waste water that's nearly pure enough to... Read more
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