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Celebrate Earth Day with Mail Art Contest

Pinellas County residents are encouraged to combine their love of environmental conservation with their creative talents to celebrate Earth Day this year. The UF/IFAS Extension Pinellas County is currently accepting entries for the 2017 Earth Day Mail Art competition. Participants may mail in their artistic entries for a chance to have them featured on social […]

Pinellas Citizen University Begins New Session April 13

Pinellas County residents can experience an up-close and behind-the-scenes look at the first-class services provided by their county government in this year’s Pinellas Citizen University. Registration is now open for the 6-week course scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday evenings from April 13 through May 17, with a bonus Saturday class on May 20. Participants will […]

Healthy St. Pete Counts Steps Toward Wellness with April 1 Fit City Celebration

Everyone’s invited to embrace wellness during a community-wide Fit City Celebration in North Straub Park on April 1. The family-friendly wellness event from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. features a non-timed Fit City 5K and one-mile walk, health and wellness vendors, fitness demos, healthy food choices, a kids’ play zone and more. The Fit City […]

Share Your Opinion Online for Penny for Pinellas

Citizens may share input on future project priorities online through April 16 Referendum vote scheduled for Nov. 7, 2017, on 10-year renewal of Penny for Pinellas Citizens invited to provide input via online survey: www.pinellascounty.org/openpinellas Survey will be open through April 16 To offer citizens more ways to voice their priorities for the Penny for […]

Pinellas County Hosting Public Information Meeting about Upcoming Sand Key Beach Nourishment Project

Coastal property owners encouraged to attend to learn more about project and discuss easements Public information meeting to be held on Thursday, March 30, from 6 – 8 p.m. at Indian Shores Town Hall Meeting will provide an overview of four-month project and easements needed to ensure project completion Coastal property owners encouraged to attend […]

Final Call for Artists & Volunteers! Artspring March 31 – April 2, 2017

The City of South Pasadena is looking for volunteers to help with the 31st Annual Artspring Exhibition. Shifts are available on the following dates March 27 – April 3, 2017. Please consider donating a few hours of your time.    Artists are also needed to exhibit their artwork in the following mediums: clay, fiber, wood, […]

Hubbard’s Marina Fishing Report- 3/10/17

Fishing report Inshore- Sheepshead bite is strong inside the passes and along the bridges right now. They are heading offshore to spawn this time of year and it’s a great time to get big sheepshead on small pieces of live shrimp or small pieces of cut oysters. Snook fishing has been popular since snook season […]

Veteran’s Art Center Tampa Bay Grand Opening

The Veteran’s Art Center Tampa Bay will open its doors to the public on Saturday March 25, 2017 from 11:00 am until 8:00 pm.  The VACTB is Florida’s first art center for Military, Veterans, First Responders and Families that provide therapy, healing, wellness and education programming. The Grand Opening’s Formal Ceremony will being at 3:00PM.  The event […]