DUNEDIN — Are you ready for your free makeover?
DUNEDIN — I am a baseball stadium nut. Some people enjoy coins and stamps as hobbies. Others prefer baking and gardening. Me? I go to Major League Baseball stadiums.
Typically when spring training ends, Major League Baseball players pack up their bats and gloves and head north for the start of the regular season and the highly anticipated Opening Day. But this being 2021, which so far has been a slightly less crazy version of 2020, traditions are out the window.
DUNEDIN — Some city commissioners March 31 framed their reason for voting to award a $20 million bid for the construction of a new city hall and parking lot in two words: "It's time."
Dunedin has many things it is famous for such as our many craft breweries, the alligator tank, the pram, Honeymoon Island and our exciting and busy downtown and Pinellas Trail. But few people know that we had a world-famous manufacturing company in Dunedin known as the Anderson Band Saw Co.
Due to rain and conflicting events in February, the Dunedin Museum postponed History Comes Alive until next year at the end of February. However, on Saturday, April 24, starting at 11 a.m., the museum is still planning an event to get individuals to participate in the Dunedin National Treasu…
DUNEDIN — City officials are enthusiastic about the future of 27.7 acres that Coca-Cola owns despite challenges affecting the potential development of the property.
In November 1976, Dave Lemanczyk was enjoying himself immensely in the warmth of Puerto Rico, hanging on the beach, surfing and eating lobster — and playing some baseball. When he left the states to go south to hone his pitching skills, he was a Detroit Tiger. When he returned to the mainlan…
DUNEDIN — If the Fonz heard the conversation city officials had about accessible dwelling units, he'd probably give his classic thumbs-up of approval.
During the February City Commission meeting, the mayor and other commissioners honored Scoutmaster Mathew Pinder and Dunedin’s Scout Troop 10 and celebrated its 100th anniversary.
DUNEDIN — City Manager Jennifer Bramley said as she was working in her yard on a recent Sunday, somebody came by and asked if her she would like to sell her house.
Following an offseason of uncertainty coming on the heels of a coronavirus-shortened 2020 spring training season, Major League Baseball announced the 2021 Grapefruit League season will begin Sunday, Feb. 28, with the Toronto Blue Jays and Philadelphia Phillies set to kick off the home portio…
The Toronto Blue Jays announced this morning that the team will play its first two homestands of the season at TD Ballpark in Dunedin, marking the first time the city will host regular season games.
DUNEDIN — In a letter dated Jan. 22, Eric MacNeill, president of the Dunedin Scottish Arts Foundation, announced the cancellation of the 2021 Dunedin Highland Games and Festival. The event had been tentatively scheduled for April.
Persistence paid off for the partners involved in efforts to preserve the Gladys Douglas-Hackworth property. They have raised enough money to buy the 44-acre site at the corner of Virginia Avenue and Keene Road.
February celebrates Black History Month and for many reasons I wanted to reminisce about Dwike “Ivory” Mitchell Jr., who I had the opportunity to meet several times before he passed away. Unfortunately, Mitchell died before the Dunedin History Museum had the opportunity to video him about hi…
DUNEDIN — City officials want to make sure that the ebb and flow of their utility services continue efficiently for a long time. So rate increases are coming.
DUNEDIN — Whether they are responding to calls at 1 a.m. about an elderly woman who fell out of a bed or a burning structure, firefighters such as Lt. George Treubig know "your body has got to get up and you got to get attuned to it."
DUNEDIN — After weeks of getting an earful on a controversy involving a boat fuel spill at the Dunedin marina, city officials decided against terminating lease agreements for two slip renters.
DUNEDIN — When it comes to candles, good fragrance is in the nose of the beholders — whether they're getting a whiff of an orange-blossom candle or a whiskey candle.
DUNEDIN — County, city and community leaders announced Dec. 30 that they are closing in on acquiring the Douglas-Hackworth property, but they need the public to put up another $2.5 million in order to make it happen.
DUNEDIN — An investigation into a boat fuel spill at the city marina continues, sparking comments from city commissioners at their Dec. 15 meeting.
Thanks to the coronavirus crisis, it’s safe to say 2020 was a year that made everyone think about going back in time. For Dunedin resident Bradley Despaigne, a traveling nurse who has faced the pandemic head-on, escaping the chaos and pain caused by COVID-19 was as simple as walking out to his garage.
DUNEDIN — Tamara Helms didn't have the appetite to get back into the restaurant business until she learned about an opportunity for her in downtown Dunedin.
DUNEDIN — City commissioners agreed Dec. 3 to cap fines for code enforcement violations and wait and see if they are effective and stiff enough to deal with the “bad actors.”
DUNEDIN — Metaphorical, sophisticated, wonderful. City officials are using a bevy of adjectives to describe the artwork concept for their proposed new government center.
Pinellas County government and city of Dunedin officials have announced new developments in the effort to acquire land in North County for environmental preservation and passive recreation. This week, the local governments received certified appraisals for 44 acres of land from the Gladys Do…
City commissions and councils around Pinellas County met for the first time since the Nov. 3 general election this past week, and some new faces made their first appearance with their respective boards.
DUNEDIN — After more than an hour of digesting figures provided by staff and consultants, city commissioners are preparing to raise utility rates.
DUNEDIN — When it comes to enforcing regulations adopted to help control the spread of the coronavirus, law enforcement officials' goal is just getting people to do the right thing.
DUNEDIN — An anonymous couple, referred to as “nature lovers,” have pledged to give $2 million to the city for the purchase of the 43-acre Gladys Douglas-Hackworth property.
DUNEDIN — The Downtown Dunedin Merchants Association presented the Orange Award to Tampa Bay Newspapers marketing executive Kristina Garcia for her work in the community.