Man in country illegally arrested after hitting, killing Pinellas County deputy and fleeing scene

Sheriff: Illegal worker hit, killed deputy on construction site Sheriff Bob Gualtieri press conference on fatal deputy-involved crash LARGO, Fla. – For the second time in less than two years, the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the loss of a deputy. Late Thursday night, Deputy Mike Hartwick was providing security at a construction site … Read more

First-of-its-kind anime convention draws thousands to St. Pete Coliseum

Anime St. Pete Regina Gonzalez reports. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Thousands of costumes, collectors and creative minds passed through the historic Coliseum for the first-ever “Anime St. Pete” convention over the weekend.  Anime refers to a specific style of cartoon produced or inspired by Japanese animation. It’s gained popularity around the world over recent years, … Read more