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Rescues in Action: Luke, Owen, Bella, Jolene

OWEN AND LUKE Rescues in Action: Owen and Luke Owen and Luke are the sweetest dogs looking for their forever home. These two are named after the Wilson brothers and they had a rough start to life. They were abandoned in a home with 20 other dogs, but now get a second chance of life […]

2-alarm fire at Mexican grocery store leaves 1 dead: HCFR

A two-alarm structure fire at a Mexican grocery store in Dover on Sunday afternoon left one person dead, according to Hillsborough County Fire Rescue (HCFR) Fire officials began receiving calls at 4:45 p.m. on Sunday from people reporting fire and smoke in the store, located at 3223 Sydney Dover Road. Upon arrival, HCFR crews saw […]

Siri and Lowe homer as Rays beat Guardians 2-0

Ryan Pepiot allowed two hits in six scoreless innings, Jose Siri and Brandon Lowe homered, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the struggling AL Central-leading Cleveland Guardians 2-0 on Sunday. Despite losing 11 of 18, the Guardians (58-37) have the ALs best record at the All-Star break for the first time since 1999. Cleveland was […]

Pedestrian dead, deputy uninjured after crash in Lealman: PCSO

Deputies with the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) are investigating a deputy-involved crash in Lealman that left a pedestrian dead early Sunday morning. According to investigators, on Sunday at approximately 12:50 a.m., Deputy Lira-Rangel was driving his fully marked Chevrolet Tahoe southbound on 49th Street North in the median lane. Investigators said that as he […]

Suspect wanted for killing two people captured by HCSO

 A man who allegedly killed two people in the local area was captured by the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) on Saturday after trying to flee from deputies. Silvio Ramon Franco Peralta, 35, was charged by HCSO with first-degree murder of a woman. The Tampa Police Department also charged him with first-degree murder for the […]

Pinellas Park Police investigating shooting that injured 12-year-old boy

The Pinellas Park Police Department is investigating a shooting on Sunday afternoon that left a 12-year-old boy in the hospital. Authorities said the incident happened at 2 p.m. on the 11600 block of 59th Street. Once on scene, officers located a 12-year-old boy suffering from a gunshot wound. The 12-year-old has been transported to a […]