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Newsdesk on 22nd Jun

At the Florida Wildlife Federation’s 79th Annual Conservation Awards Banquet to be held June 25, 2016, at the Courtyard Marriott Riverfront Hotel in Bradenton, ten outstanding Florida conservationists will be recognized for their conservation achievements. The Federation’s annual selection of conservation award winners is one of the oldest in the...

Newsdesk on 21st Jun

At the Florida Wildlife Federation’s 79th Annual Conservation Awards Banquet to be held June 25, 2016, at the Courtyard...

Newsdesk on 20th Jun

Today, the Obama Administration rejected Governor Scott’s request for an Emergency Declaration under the Stafford Act following last week’s terror attack at Pulse Nightclub.  By denying this request, the federal government will not provide the $5 million in federal funds requested by Governor Scott to help with emergency response efforts, law enforcement...

Newsdesk on 11th Jun

MacDill Air Force Base, Florida observes June’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month, a month...

Newsdesk on 11th Jun

St. Petersburg Police arrested Anthony Ruben Rivera, age 24 , and charged him with manslaughter and leaving the scene of...

Newsdesk on 11th Jun

Moffitt Cancer Center will present results from a phase 1 study of selinexor in combination with liposomal doxorubicin and...

Newsdesk on 09th Jun

The Council on American-Islamic Relations – Florida (CAIR-Florida), the state’s largest Muslim civil liberties...

Newsdesk on 06th Jun

With Tropical Storm Colin on the horizon taking aim on the Florida Panhandle and portions of the Southeast, the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America (PCI) is urging property owners to take precautions to protect themselves and their belongings. “This system could bring major flooding to several areas along the coast and serves as a good...

Newsdesk on 26th May

The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System (VAHCS) will commemorate Memorial Day with a ceremony on Monday, May 30 at 10:00 a.m. The event will take place at the Bay Pines National Cemetery located at 10,000 Bay Pines Blvd., St. Petersburg, FL 33708. Click here to download a copy of the ceremony program. This is the only National Cemetery in Pinellas and Hillsborough...

Newsdesk on 15th Apr

A number of hot button issues, including LGBTQ equality and the Syrian refugee crisis, will be up for discussion at The University...