There was little pomp and plenty of unusual circumstances surrounding the first of 16 graduation ceremonies for Pinellas County high schools July 7 at Spectrum Field in Clearwater.
CLEARWATER — Pinellas County’s Supervisor of Elections is preparing for two elections that will likely be affected to some degree by the novel coronavirus pandemic.
CLEARWATER — Two people were injured, one critically, by a lightning strike when a line of storms moved onshore Clearwater Beach from the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday afternoon.
For many Americans, this year’s Independence Day festivities were modified by an uninvited guest: The coronavirus pandemic resulted in the cancellation of most events that would draw large crowds. In the Tampa Bay area, that meant no community picnics, no city-sponsored parades and no large-…
The long-awaited demolition of the historic Redington Pier has begun, bringing an end to what has been considered a historic treasure. The wooden pier dates to 1962 and is the only such structure left on the Pinellas beaches. Check out our gallery as we chronicle its dismantling in photos.