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Hurricane Irma Closures

Hurricane Irma is making landfall right now around 3:45pm on the Florida peninsula just south of Naples.  Its projected path brings the eye over the densely populated area of west central Florida. The forecast of this storm brings potentially serious impacts to Pinellas County and the Tampa Bay area.  It’s prompted many closures.  In fact, much of state’s economy has gone completely silent.  Everything is closed from gas stations, to grocery stores, to industrial districts. Continue reading Hurricane Irma Closures

New Joint-Use Community Library

That stand alone archaic library building nestled among the centuries old tall oak trees on the Clearwater campus of Saint Petersburg College is being replaced by a new joint-use library.  The city is teaming up with the college on this 15 million dollar project which will serve the needs of citizens and students. The groundbreaking for the project is taking place tomorrow morning at 9:30am.  The college president Doctor Law and the Clearwater mayor George Cretekos will provide the opening remarks.