Saturday, September 22, 2018
At 50, Clearwater's real-life superhero is hanging up his super suit
For the last 20 years, Dale Pople has dressed up as the character 'Super Hero' and wandered around Clearwater doing good deeds. But he has announced his retirement. [JAMES BORCHUCK  |  Times]
CLEARWATER — For two decades, Dale Pople patrolled the streets feeding the homeless, helping old people carry groceries, extinguishing a car fire. He wore a red, yellow and blue Spandex outfit with an SH emblem:"Super Hero."
The Florida Highway Patrol arrested Dana Byrd, 30, on charges of leaving the scene of a crash involving a death and grand theft auto. This mugshot is from a 2013 arrest. [Pinellas County Sheriff's Office]
FHP: He stopped to help — then another driver killed him and stole his car
Dana and Larry Cremo, who live in St. Petersburg's Historic Old Northeast, say they are surprised the city and one complainant are making such an issue over their driveay. They say they didn't need a variance because the driveway is totally on their property and does not cut across a city sidewalk, part of which is visible behind them. 
[ JOHN PENDYGRAFT   |   TIMES ]
They spent $15,000 adding a driveway to their St. Pete House. Now the city says they can’t park on it
Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis while serving in Iraq. [DeSantis Campaign for Governor]
What did Ron DeSantis do during his tour in Iraq?
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