Friday, November 24, 2017

Writers

Jonathan Capriel



Before dog training vote, trainerís dog bites child outside Hillsborough County government center

TAMPA ó A dog bit a young child outside the Hillsborough County Commission building Wednesday morning just before the board approved an ordinance that will regulate dog trainers.The child was taken to an undisclosed hospital for...
Published: 11/15/17
Hundreds of students at Hillsborough high schools walk out to protest teacher wage freezes

Hundreds of students at Hillsborough high schools walk out to protest teacher wage freezes

TAMPA — A protest over teacher pay that began with some 15 students early this week mushroomed into much larger movement Wednesday as hundreds of Hillsborough County high school students from eight campuses briefly walked out of their...
Updated one month ago
Paramedics remove an injured worker from the back of an ambulance outside Tampa General hospital Thursday, April 8, 1999, after he was injured in an explosion at Tampa Electric's Port Sutton plant. [Associated Press]

TECO accounts for nearly half of Florida power plant deaths, data shows

Over the last two decades, more workers have died at Tampa Electric's power plants than at those run by any other Florida utility, the Tampa Bay Times has found.
Updated one month ago
Paramedics remove an injured worker from the back of an ambulance outside Tampa General hospital Thursday, April 8, 1999, after he was injured in an explosion at Tampa Electric's Port Sutton plant. [Associated Press]

TECO accounts for nearly half of Florida power plant deaths, data shows

Tina Partridge wasnít expecting to see her dad at the door. He was working a contract job at a Tampa power plant, but made the drive to Jacksonville to surprise his grandsons."The boys were thrilled," Partridge recalled.She thought...
Published: 07/07/17
Updated: 11/20/17