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NPR restaurateur from Nigeria offers recipe for success

NPR restaurateur from Nigeria offers recipe for success

NEW PORT RICHEY — When the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce was looking for a location to help launch its Recipe for Success membership drive, Dulcet Restaurant & Lounge provided the perfect backdrop for a recent luncheon....
Updated: 3 hours ago
Computer charity struggles with money woes

Computer charity struggles with money woes

NEW PORT RICHEY — Greg Reaster has given away more than 800 refurbished computers to poor children around the Tampa Bay area since he started BIKERSCAP about seven years ago.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Pinellas’ campus police favor presence over intimidation

Pinellas’ campus police favor presence over intimidation

ST. PETERSBURG — With classes now in session, the police chief for the Pinellas County School District said he is confident local campuses are safe.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Hulk Hogan seeks forgiveness, says he’s not a racist

Hulk Hogan seeks forgiveness, says he’s not a racist

A month after Hulk Hogan was fired by World Wrestling Entertainment following the leak of a racist rant from a video tape in 2006, he asked his fans for forgiveness today while attributing the offensive word heard on video to growing up in a “...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Erika’s remnants to produce heavy rains, soak water-logged area

Erika’s remnants to produce heavy rains, soak water-logged area

Tropical Storm Erika is no more, but flood-ravaged areas throughout the Tampa Bay region will be on high alert today as the storm’s remnants are expected to produce pockets of heavy thunderstorms and widespread rain today....
Updated: 6 hours ago

Three injured in kitchen fire in Clearwater apartment

Three people were injured in a fire that started in the kitchen of a Clearwater apartment early Monday morning, firefighters said.
Updated: 6 hours ago

River Ridge students in bus crash unharmed

A Pasco County school bus carrying 33 students crashed into the back of a stopped car this morning near River Ridge High School, troopers said.
Updated: 6 hours ago
5 things you might forget to do before a hurricane

5 things you might forget to do before a hurricane

Gov. Rick Scott has activated Florida’s emergency operations because of the threat that Tropical Storm Erika has placed on the state.
Published: 08/28/15

Pinellas confirms first human West Nile Virus case

32-year-old male tests positive
Published: 08/28/15
Erika’s projected path now closer to Tampa; state of emergency declared

Erika’s projected path now closer to Tampa; state of emergency declared

The latest projected path of a weakening Tropical Storm Erika has moved west, increasing the possiblity of a heavy rain coming to the already flood-weary Tampa Bay area early next week.
Published: 08/28/15