Facebook post highlights classroom distractions caused by cellphones

The Hillborough County School District reposted the photo showing 268 disruptions in a half-hour caused by phones.

        

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Fired employee alerts inspectors to issues at St. Pete Mexican restaurant

The surprise inspection resulted in the emergency closure of St. Pete’s Nueva Cantina.

        

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VERIFY: Will the Polk County Sheriff’s Office join ‘Live PD’?

Whispers on the internet suggested the Polk County Sheriff’s Office could debut on the popular A&E series.

        

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Florida Strawberry Festival, ZooBrews, beer history exhibit: 10 things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay

We also say goodbye to the rowdy Gasparilla pirates of Ye Mystic Krewe this weekend with the Outward Bound Voyage.

        

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Florida Strawberry Festival, ZooBrews, beer history exhibit: 10 things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay

We also say goodbye to the rowdy Gasparilla pirates of Ye Mystic Krewe this weekend with the Outward Bound Voyage.

        

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Judge denies defense attorney’s motion for last word in Jonchuck trial

John Jonchuck’s lawyers asked a judge to give them the final word during closing arguments.

        

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Florida man accused of masturbating in front of woman on Gandy Beach

The woman told deputies the man exposed himself while she was trying to pack up her stuff and leave.

        

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