July 4th Weekend: What To Expect On Pinellas BeachesIf you’re worried about overcrowding, pay attention to parking. One of the ways the city regulates beach population is through parking space capacity, which also matches up closely with those distancing protocols.
July 4th Beach Plans In Pinellas CountyPinellas County officials discuss beach plans ahead of July 4th weekend. “We’ve been receiving a lot of emails asking us to close the beaches,”
Tropicana Field COVID-19 Testing Site At Capacity, Again Turns Away ResidentsHealth officials say 357 people were tested before they made the announcement to shut the site down. Testing materials had run out.
Tampa Bay Area Antenna TV Users: July 1, 2020 Is Rescan DayIf your television signal comes from antenna and you're in the Tampa Bay television market, you will need to rescan your tv on July 1, 2020. This will affect all views of CW44 and related "dot" channels.
St. Pete PD Changes Policy In Response To Excessive Force ProtestsSPD Chief Holloway: “Officers have a duty to intervene to prevent or stop wrongdoing by another officer when it is safe and reasonable to do so.”
George Floyd And Some Forms Of Activism His Death InspiredThough some forms of activism seem divided in nature and viewpoint, most seem to agree that violence only hurts the cause.
St Pete Bookstore Owner Addresses Systemic Racism, Shares Words Of HopeHer vision for the future includes more than just those marching. "...there is privilege in being white. Use [that] privilege to benefit and to uplift friends who are black. Family members who are black. Communities who have black people in it. That's my hope."
St. Pete Officials To Protesters: 'We Have Some Healing To Do. We Have Some Work To Do.'Protesters and bystanders listened as Mayor Rick Kriseman, local pastors and other St. Pete officials spoke.
Latest In Pinellas County: Some COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted, Favoring Personal ResponsibilityThe Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners lifted rules pertaining to public beaches, shared pools and playgrounds that exceeded the state’s requirements.
VIDEO: Dozens Of Cars Speed Through Red Lights In St. Pete, Residents Furious"I witnessed the young ladies hanging outside of the cars. One was actually sitting on top of the hood, and it went right through the light!”
Pinellas Deputies Arrest 16 Year-Old Following Accidental Shooting Of 9 Year-Old NephewThe 9-year-old was transported to Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The investigation continues.
Derby Lane Resumes Live Racing And EventsAs of Wednesday, Derby Lane resumes live racing and other events with some restrictions.
Nationally Recognized St. Pete Artist Sells Art To Fund Local Scholarships“Several of these children are first time college bound students in their family.”
Week 1 Of Social Distancing On Pinellas County Beaches: 'People Were Taking It Seriously.'Pinellas County Commissioners recap week one of public beaches reopening to prepare for Memorial Day weekend.
New Free COVID-19 Testing Site Opens In St. PeteA new free COVID-19 testing site is open in St. Petersburg at the Lealman Exchange.