USF St. Petersburg professor honored by national group By documenting the usage and creation of stone tools by Ethiopian hide workers, a researcher at University of South Florida St. Petersburg found evidence that challenges some entrenched assumptions about history, invention and the roles of women. Read more on Tampabay.com

Rays get Behind Edible Garden Project for Schools With the growing trend around the country to create community gardens to produce healthy meals through urban farming, organizations in the 'Burg are making strong efforts to educate young students about its importance. A great example is The Edible … Read more on i love the ‘burg!…

Former St. Petersburg mayoral candidate Scott Wagman gives City Hall free … Wagman, a real estate businessman and former owner of Scott Paint, decided to take action. Why not offer to take care of the problem himself? For free. His wife, Beth Houghton, executive director of the St. Petersburg Free Clinic, and their son, Eric…

Petitioners removed from lawsuit in St. Petersburg pier fight The fight over the future of the Saint Petersburg Pier is moving… (Added: January 14, 2013). The fight over the future of the Saint Petersburg pier moves forward after today hearing. The city is being sued by a group determined to get a public vote ……

St. Petersburg: Patterson funeral Sunday at St. Peter's Episcopal Cathedral Funeral services for Eugene C. Patterson, the editor emeritus of the Tampa Bay Times, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at St. Peter's Episcopal Cathedral, 140 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg. Mr. Patterson, 89, died Saturday evening. He will be buried … Read more on…

Brittany Lincicome's Pro-Am doubles proceeds from last year St. Petersburg, Florida — LPGA star Brittany Lincicome's charity golf tournament, doubled the proceeds from last year. The money raised goes to the First Tee of St. Petersburg. The exact total will be released Tuesday. Brittany and Friends Celebrity … Read more on WTSP 10 News

Newsdesk – More Problems for St Petersburg World Cup Stadium; FIFA Warns … Zenit St. Petersburg's new retractable-roof stadium – at $ 1.3 billion, the most expensive World Cup venue – lacks a building permit and violates other construction regulations. Russia's main auditing body detailed the violations. "During checks, a … Read more on World…

Captain's Corner: Fishing the flats can be strong this time of year Pat Damico charters out of St. Pete Beach and can be reached at captpat.com or (727)504-8649. [Last modified: Jan 14, 2013 10:42 PM] External input Copyright 2013 Tampa Bay Times. Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours. Loading. Read more on…

Wrestling: Dixie Hollins wins sixth team title in a row at the St. Petersburg … PETERSBURG — Dixie Hollins continued its dominance of the St. Petersburg City Tournament Saturday, winning its sixth consecutive team title by placing 12 wrestlers in the finals, where five emerged as champions. "This was a good confidence booster for ……