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To honor victims of Sept. 11 attack, fire lieutenant plans run in full gear
Lt. Mark Wing will be in full gear, which weighs more than 60 pounds, on his outbound run and will carry a military-style backpack weighing about 34 pounds on his return route.

— A city Fire & Rescue lieutenant plans a special way to remember those who died in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks thirteen years ago by running...

For much of the 10-lap race, winner Spirit of Qatar maintained a slight edge in front of GEICO last year. Spirit of Qatar driver Sheikh Hassan bin Jabor Al-Thani took top honors in the turbine class.
Looking forward to fall and all that jazz
Threshers pitcher Colin Kleven, a tall, lean right hander, can average a strikeout an inning with his 92-93 mph fastball. His minor league career stands at 19 wins and 32 losses.
Clearwater Threshers set new single-season attendance record
Detectors like this can now tell hobbyists the identity of metal objects before they’re dug up.
Treasure finders


The Political Scene
Entrees, appetizers add up to generous donation for Operation Homefront
Officials release healed manatee back into the wild


Newcomer’s club welcomes five members, invites more to join
Largo Historical Society looks to the future to preserve the past
Volunteers needed to work in the book, gift store


Greenlight Pinellas by the numbers
That special person
The President and the Congress should work together on military intervention

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