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Funding funny business?

Funding funny business?

If you ask someone for money, does it matter if he gives it to you out of his left pocket or right pocket?
Updated: 1 hour ago

Clearwater aquarium employee’s dual role questioned

CLEARWATER — Owners of the Clearwater Marine Aquarium are likely this fall to ask the county’s Tourism Development Council for millions of dollars of bed-tax revenue to help pay for ambitious plans for a new downtown aquarium. One of th...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Council approved beach parking garage-retail complex

Council approved beach parking garage-retail complex

CLEARWATER — The city council last night approved the development agreement for a 642-space parking garage and 11,000 -square-foot retail complex at the rear of Pelican Walk Retail Center on Poinsettia Street in Clearwater Beach with Safety Ha...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Riders give new trails their stamp of approval

Riders give new trails their stamp of approval

CLEARWATER — The director of a local riding club that traveled last week to a new equestrian area at Lake Chautauqua Park has deemed the facility a success.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Veterans Charity to Host Military Appreciation Event at Clearwater Beach

Veterans Charity to Host Military Appreciation Event at Clearwater Beach

CLEARWATER BEACH — The Healing Heroes Network, a nationwide charity dedicated to providing financial assistance for veterans injured in Iraq or Afghanistan, is hosting its first annual “Sunday Funday” on Clearwater Beach Sunday....
Updated: 15 hours ago

Rain and heat cool area angling action

Lots of rain and plenty of heat between showers has been cutting into the fishing action of late.
Updated: 20 hours ago

Council considers changes to two ordinances

CLEARWATER — The city council was expected to hold the first of two readings Wednesday night on changes to two city ordinances, one allowing domestic partners to apply for recreation cards and passes as a family, and the second restricting fis...
Updated: 20 hours ago
Clearwater Housing Authority dealing with residential eyesores

Clearwater Housing Authority dealing with residential eyesores

CLEARWATER — Clearwater Housing Authority officials will begin repairs on two dilapidated properties this month to make them available for occupancy to low-income families next year.
Updated: 20 hours ago

Duke Energy converting streetlights to LED

CLEARWATER — Starting this week and through the next 15 months, Duke Energy contractors will replace all of the city’s 11,290 existing streetlights from standard incandescent bulbs to Light Emitting Diode, or LED, bulbs that produce the...
Updated: 20 hours ago
City airpark recognized as Florida’s General Aviation Airport of the Year

City airpark recognized as Florida’s General Aviation Airport of the Year

CLEARWATER — The Clearwater Airpark received the Florida General Aviation Airport of the Year award from the Florida Department of Transportation, topping 111 general aviation airports in the state.
Updated: 20 hours ago

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