Pinellas News

Drug probe tied to L.A. leads to ‘significant’ arrest in St. Pete, $1.15 million in pot

Drug probe tied to L.A. leads to ‘significant’ arrest in St. Pete, $1.15 million in pot

Tribune staff
Published: 04/29/16
FAA investigating Allegiant Air incidents

FAA investigating Allegiant Air incidents

TAMPA — The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating Allegiant Air, the carrier that has experienced repeated mechanical problems and emergency landings and operates more than 100 flights a week out of St. Petersburg-Clearwater Interna...
Published: 04/29/16
Student’s photo featured on county outreach poster

Student’s photo featured on county outreach poster

St. Petersburg High School student J.C. Pritchett III captured just what Pinellas County Watershed Management officials were looking for.
Published: 04/28/16
Earth Day, Arbor Day spread environmental awareness

Earth Day, Arbor Day spread environmental awareness

April’s a good month for the environment.
Published: 04/28/16

Catholic Charities aims to convert shipping containers into shelters

CLEARWATER – Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Petersburg is embarking on a $1.25 million fundraising initiative to introduce an emergency housing concept for the homeless residents of Pinellas Hope.
Published: 04/28/16
Fun n Sun Festival time again in Clearwater

Fun n Sun Festival time again in Clearwater

Clearwater’s Fun n Sun Festival, which officials say draws around 50,000 people annually, returns this weekend with events stretching from the Cleveland Street District to Coachman Park.
Published: 04/27/16
Library co-op offers baby sign language classes

Library co-op offers baby sign language classes

How does one communicate with babies or toddlers? True, they cry when hungry, need changing, want to be held and the like, but can’t vocalize anything specific. When babies don’t get what they want it often leads to tantrums and parents...
Published: 04/27/16
Jail and Bail event to benefit Wheelchairs 4 Kids

Jail and Bail event to benefit Wheelchairs 4 Kids

TARPON SPRINGS — The long arm of the law has once again corralled a collection of prominent individuals from around the Tampa Bay area.
Published: 04/27/16

Northern Pinellas School News, April 27

TS High School to hold benefit and concert
Published: 04/27/16
Film festival begins Thursday in St. Petersburg

Film festival begins Thursday in St. Petersburg

An Oscar-nominated journey along the Amazon River, an inspirational tale about teen robotics whizzes and a father’s trek into the madness of his son’s twisted romance are just a taste of the 24 films to be featured at the 2016 Sunscree...
Published: 04/27/16