ST. PETERSBURG — Former Mayor Bill Foster fired one of his top administrators, Goliath Davis III, six years ago for disobeying an order to attend the funeral of a slain police officer.
ST. PETERSBURG — The Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority stands to lose $2 million a year if voters approve an expansion to Florida's homestead property exemption on the 2018 ballot.
Mayoral candidates Rick Kriseman and Rick Baker made their best pitch to voters in front of a live television audience on Tuesday night. The candidates essentially asked this: Is the city better off now than it was four years ago?
Clothes to Kids seeking donations for annual "Drop (off) Your Drawers" drive: The Drop (off) Your Drawers drive is collecting new, unopened underwear, specifically boys' sizes 4-16 (briefs and boxers), young men's sizes 30 and up, girls' sizes 6-16, juniors sizes 5 and up (primarily bikini style). Each …
LARGO — An Uber driver is in the hospital after he was shot in the abdomen early Tuesday morning while driving, causing him to crash his car.
ST. PETERSBURG — The mayoral race goes into the home stretch starting Tuesday.
Largo names poet laureate
Wayne S. Williams was named as Largo's first poet laureate. Williams has numerous publications and has led monthly live poetry readings at Largo Public Library for the past 12 years. He will lead a panel discussion of area poets on Sept. 23 at the Get Lit Largo literary event to …
My daily driving life has me crossing the Pinellas Trail at Lakeview Avenue in Clearwater multiple times every day. My first encounter with the new traffic control devices left me bewildered. One day I'm faced with a new traffic signal, the likes of which I've never seen before, with no posted explanation of how a …
ST. PETERSBURG — The Coquina Key Neighborhood Association is inviting residents to meet the crowded field of candidates running for St. Petersburg's City Council District 6 at a forum Monday evening.
The troubled Pinellas County agency that regulates contractors wants Sen. Jack Latvala to help it get a $500,000 lifeline from the state to stay afloat.
ST. PETERSBURG — A draft report lays blame for the city's sewage crisis squarely on the administration of Mayor Rick Kriseman and a cascading series of errors that started with the now infamous shuttering of the Albert Whitted Water Reclamation Facility in 2015.
ST. PETERSBURG — A state report places much of the blame for the city's 200-million gallon sewage spill crisis on the administration of Mayor Rick Kriseman.
Bette Wimbish: A Fighter Till the End
The St. Petersburg City Council recently voted to approve state Sen. Darryl Rouson's bill that would rename a portion of Interstate 375 after the late Vice Mayor Bette Wimbish.
ST. PETERSBURG — Eritha "Akile" Cainion has been one of the most vocal candidates among the crowded field running for the District 6 seat on the St. Petersburg City Council.
ST. PETE BEACH — Drinking a beer, a cocktail or a glass of wine may soon be legal on this city's beaches, but only for hotel guests in and around their hotel's beachfront cabanas.