This past weekend, the new owners of the historic Kellogg mansion in Dunedin arrived at the home with their four children to enjoy the sunset. It was their first visit to the 1925 home since closing on it in mid-June. Their joyous moment turned to dismay, however, when they learned the house had been stripped of historical artifacts the city had been working for months to preserve, officials said June 29.
DUNEDIN — Citrus Styles owner Jennifer Dorr says the decision to open her upscale women’s clothing store downtown may best be described as “entrepreneurial karma.”
DUNEDIN — The beloved 9,995-square-foot Kellogg mansion at 129 Buena Vista Drive S. will be demolished soon, but efforts are underway to prevent it from being lost to history.
DUNEDIN — The orange barriers that the city has been using to allow for more outdoor dining along Main Street and other areas will be removed effective July 15.
Recently in Dunedin there has been a lot of discussion regarding saving historic homes and structures that have historical relevance and/or architectural significance and what brings charm and individuality that our residents and visitors admire about our community.
DUNEDIN — City Commissioner Moe Freaney respects longtime Local Planning Agency member Dan Massaro so much she called the architect for his opinion on design issues involving the new city hall project.
DUNEDIN — The Toronto Blue Jays bid farewell to TD Ballpark on May 24 as the team dropped a 14-8, 11-inning decision to the visiting Tampa Bay Rays.
DUNEDIN — Call it growing pains. A group of volunteers are learning how to run the Faith Garden at the First Presbyterian Church to help provide food for the community.
DUNEDIN — After countless discussions over nearly two decades, city officials expect to see a development project take shape that they call the catalyst for the east end of town.
DUNEDIN — City officials already have a good idea of what memorabilia they are going to put in a time capsule that will be part of their new City Hall.
City Manager Jennifer Bramley called the celebration May 13 for the city’s acquisition of the Gladys Douglas-Hackworth property a “big day for all of us — the birds, the bees and the flowers and the trees.”
DUNEDIN — As plans for the mixed-use Gateway development project make their way through the city's review process, some officials are eager for construction to begin.
DUNEDIN — City commissioners support a plan for a demonstration of an autonomous vehicle in Dunedin. A question raised is, who gets be the first to go for a ride?
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.