Tag Archives: St. Petersburg

In the News: Pasco Autism Center Gets Reprieve, Florida Senate: 75 MPH Interstate Speed Limit, Florida Woman Injured in Road Rage Incident, Broward Sheriff’s Officers Charged in Ponzi Case, Connecticut Student Killed Apparently Over Prom

By on April 25th, 2014 | Last updated: April 25, 2014 at 1:57 pm

Road rage incident leaves woman injured – The woman was dragged along the road near downtown St. Petersburg after confronting a driver who had been tailgating her. Tampa Bay Times Florida Senate approves raising speed limit to 75 mph on [...]

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In the News: Elected Officials Residency Requirements, First Woman President for FAMU, Virtual Visits Option for Alachua County Jail Inmates, Food Companies Cut Calories

By on January 9th, 2014 | Last updated: January 9, 2014 at 4:06 pm

Latvala: up to 10 percent of lawmakers don’t live in their districts – A Florida senator is working on a bill that would create stricter district residency requirements for elected officials. Orlando Sentinel FAMU picks a new president, Elmira Mangum, [...]

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In The News: Plane Emergency Landing, Speed Limit Increase, Miami Dolphins National Joke, Sweetwater Corruption Case

By on November 13th, 2013 | Last updated: November 13, 2013 at 12:06 pm

State senators want to increase Florida’s speed limit to 75 mph – Sens. Jeff Clemens, D-Lake Worth, and Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg, are pushing for legislation that would increase Florida’s maximum speed limit on from 70 to 75 mph on rural [...]

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In the News: dangerous dog walk, Jesse Jackson Jr. pleads guilty, Florida Medicare plan approved, AP class rankings, FAU works with prison firm

By on February 20th, 2013 | Last updated: February 20, 2013 at 3:36 pm

Dog slips leash in St. Petersburg; angry passerby shoots owner – A man walking his dog was shot in the leg by a disgruntles motorist when the animal darted into the road, forcing the truck to stop. Police are still [...]

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