Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Pinellas News

Man files suit against Diocese of St. Petersburg saying a Tampa priest sexually abused him in the 1980s

Man files suit against Diocese of St. Petersburg saying a Tampa priest sexually abused him in the 1980s

ST. PETERSBURG — A former parishioner of Christ the King Catholic Church in Tampa, now a lawyer and magistrate in the Virginia Supreme Court, has filed suit against the Diocese of St. Petersburg alleging that he was sexually abused as a child by a no...
Updated: 7 hours ago
'The killing has to stop,' Midtown residents say after Tuesday double homicide

'The killing has to stop,' Midtown residents say after Tuesday double homicide

Midtown residents say it's hard to find someone in the neighborhood who hasn't been affected by violence.
Published: 10/16/18
Updated: 10/17/18

St. Petersburg police investigating double-homicide

Midtown residents believe violence is on the rise in their neighborhood.
Published: 10/16/18
Updated: 10/17/18
Largo woman chews, swallows crack pipe during arrest, police say

Largo woman chews, swallows crack pipe during arrest, police say

Dariel Hutton, 52, of Largo, was arrested Friday night after Largo police said she tried to destroy evidence by chewing and swallowing a glass crack pipe.
Published: 10/16/18
St. Petersburg police release videos of coyotes roaming city streets

St. Petersburg police release videos of coyotes roaming city streets

The St. Petersburg Police Department released a video of coyotes roaming the city's streets on Thursday afternoon.
Published: 10/12/18
Pinellas deputies arrest man accused of running Coquina Key drug house

Pinellas deputies arrest man accused of running Coquina Key drug house

Surveillance of a suspected drug house on Coquina Key led to the arrest Thursday of a man on several drug and gun charges.
Published: 10/12/18
Region could use more of the unity that built Tampa Bay Water 20 years ago

Region could use more of the unity that built Tampa Bay Water 20 years ago

This week marks the 20th anniversary of the creation of Tampa Bay Water, one of the most successful regional initiatives in Florida, and perhaps in the nation, and one that ended more than 30 years of vexatious and costly water wars.The story of Tamp...
Published: 10/12/18
Weekend cold front brings reprieve from Tampa Bay heat. Enjoy it while it lasts.

Weekend cold front brings reprieve from Tampa Bay heat. Enjoy it while it lasts.

Cooler temperatures this weekend could fool any Tampa Bay Area resident into dreaming of a coming fall.
Published: 10/12/18
Clearwater man killed in fight with neighbor at mobile home park, police say

Clearwater man killed in fight with neighbor at mobile home park, police say

A neighborly dispute in a mobile home park turned deadly Wednesday, police said.
Published: 10/11/18
Homeless man set on fire in Oldsmar woods dies; charge upgraded to murder

Homeless man set on fire in Oldsmar woods dies; charge upgraded to murder

A homeless man who was purposely set on fire in the woods off Tampa Road was pronounced dead Sunday. On Tuesday, his accused killer was charged with murder.
Published: 10/09/18