Clearwater resident turns 100
Gladys Falana of Clearwater will turn 100 on Monday. She celebrated last week. Falana was born and raised in Florida and had 11 kids and more than 100 grand and great-grandchildren. She birthed 11 kids and all are living but the oldest who died two years ago.
LARGO — A 24-year-old man who was arrested for possessing destructive explosives Wednesday is no longer in jail.
Deputies executing a search on a Dunedin home Wednesday expected to find signs that a 24-year-old resident was in possession of child pornography.
CLEARWATER — The Clearwater Police Department is investigating an incident in which a 17-year-old girl from Mexico suffered a head injury Sunday at the Church of Scientology's international spiritual headquarters.
CLEARWATER — The City Council on Thursday approved contributing $5 million to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium for its massive expansion project.
DUNEDIN — Deputies will be speaking later today to discuss a Dunedin man who was charged with possessing destruction devices in his home.
SAFETY HARBOR — Tickets are on sale for this year's North Pinellas Community Prayer Breakfast, which will be held on Thursday at the Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranch, 3180 Enterprise Road, Safety Harbor. Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri will be the speaker. Doors will open at 7 a.m. with the program to start at …
TARPON SPRINGS — With a good part of Hurricane Irma cleanup complete, the Cycadia Cemetery, 1005 Tarpon Ave., has reopened. However, public access is limited and entrance is only possible through the main gate. Side gates will remain closed for a few more days while tree crews continue to wrap up the cleanup of …
DUNEDIN — Pedego Electric Bikes held a grand opening this week for the store at 324 Scotland St., off the Pinellas Trail near Main Street.
CLEARWATER — The Clearwater Bar Association's People's Law School, designed to increase knowledge of legal concepts that may affect our everyday lives, is in session through Nov. 16. Individuals interested in learning more about the legal system are invited to attend any of the sessions. Here is a look at the …
CLEARWATER — Local law enforcement members and athletes will be taking on the role of food servers from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Red Robin, Westfield Countryside Mall, 27001 U.S. 19 N. The event, Tip a Cop, is being held to benefit Special Olympics Florida. For more information, visit the …
CLEARWATER — The Oct. 10 Downtown Development Board election for three open seats did not result in the historic dynamic it had the potential to create.
CLEARWATER — It's the most aggressive revitalization investment the city has proposed in years and somewhat of a Hail Mary strategy to give visitors a daily reason to come downtown. The $55 million Imagine Clearwater plan unveiled in February calls for reshaping Coachman Park and the waterfront to have more …
Authorities: A man named 'Cabbage' sold soap, not cocaine, to undercover detective
A few years ago, Patrick Evans was sitting on death row for the 2008 murders of his wife and her friend.