Tuesday, September 23, 2014

St. Petersburg 'Roofers' Hitch Ride on Battleship in Daring Stunt (Video)


St. Petersburg 'Roofers' Hitch Ride on Battleship in Daring Stunt (Video)


A video filmed by the 'roofers' and uploaded to YouTube captured the moment the Aurora battleship passed under the raised Troitsky Bridge as it was being towed for repairs. Photo: Roof Bustardz / YouTube A group of extreme roofers has been treated to the ...


Booming bothers residents in downtown St. Petersburg


Residents in downtown St. Petersburg are at their whit’s end with monotonous booming near their home. The city of St. Petersburg said it is the sound of economic development in downtown. In reality its incessant banging that floods 3rd Street South day ...


CARMADA rolls into St. Petersburg


ST. PETERSBURG – The growing Bay area art car movement brings a convoy into St. Petersburg when CARMADA comes to the Plaza at the Duke Energy for the Arts, Saturday, Sept. 27, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Plaza is located at 500 Bay Shore Drive SE between the ...


Curious study finds Tampa's waterfront expensive, St. Petersburg's non-existent


Looking for an affordable waterfront home? Forget Tampa, where you could buy eight non-waterfront houses for the price of one median-priced place on the water. That's according to a new analysis by Zillow, the online real estate database, that found buyers ...


St. John’s Prep alum Pete Frates inspires Eagles in win


Pete Frates, a three-sport star at St. John’s Prep during the early 2000s, spent some time with the Eagles football team last week. The Beverly native was a four-year member of the football, hockey, and baseball teams at Prep, and went on to captain the ...


‘Dancing With the Stars’ pros to perform in St. Petersburg


Some of the pro dancers paired with celebrities on “Dancing With the Stars” will be the stars themselves when the Ballroom With a Twist tour stops in St. Petersburg on Jan. 28. Among the dancers from the ABC series coming to The Mahaffey Theater are 14 ...


Final days for St. Pete's red light cameras


Final days for St. Pete's red light cameras A program designed for safety is meeting an untimely death after its questionable enforcement drew controversy and a rift in St. Pete's city council. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1siRI7l


St. Pete embraces the International Day of Peace


At last Thursday’s St. Petersburg City Council meeting, Chair Bill Dudley read a prepared statement on behalf of the traveling and absent Mayor Rick Kriseman declaring the city’s support for the International Day of Peace. Sept. 21 marks 34 years that ...


Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Serena’ to Close St. Petersburg International Media Forum


The St. Petersburg Intl. Media Forum has announced its opening and closing films for the upcoming event. The Cannes prize-winning Canadian film “Mommy” will open the forum, while Jennifer Lawrence’s “Serena,” from Oscar-winning director Susanne ...



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