City offers a sneak peek at changes for Albert Whitted Airport

St. Pete officials have kicked off a process to make changes at Albert Whitted Airport that could have a major economic impact on the city.

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In wake of administration’s concern, City Council tables housing charter amendment

For months, the St. Petersburg City Council has spent countless hours debating a solution to the affordable housing crisis in the form of a “lockbox” affordable housing trust fund.

On Thursday, the ordinance to create a referendum to amend the City of St. Petersburg City Charter to create such a fund failed to pass first reading in front of City Council.

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St. Pete City Council puts Commerce Park development deal on hold

The St. Petersburg City Council wants to hear what residents of south St. Pete think about a new plan for Commerce Park.

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Blackmon, Hornbeck seek to differentiate themselves in District 1 race

The candidates for St. Petersburg City Council’s District 1 race squared off in their first debate Wednesday, hosted by the Suncoast Tiger Bay Club. The candidates, local real estate investor Robert Blackmon, 30, and local attorney John Hornbeck, 34, are seeking to replace outgoing St. Petersburg City Council Chair Charlie Gerdes.

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The month of August in the arts

Welcome to the slowest month of the year. The kids are looking at the draggy final weeks of their summer vacation, families are slowly returning home from wherever they’ve been, the snowbirds are starting to plan their Florida exodus, and it’s so hot outside that nobody really feels like doing anything.

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The Shuffle

Daniel Blood
Skyway Capital Markets


The Hustle

Jessie Key (Nest Hair Salon)

Cleveland native Jessie Key is the owner of Nest Hair Loft, a unique hair salon located in the heart of Central Avenue.

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Creating Smiles

With offices in Clearwater and St. Petersburg, Creating Smiles Dental is one of Pinellas County’s premier dental practices.

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Darden Rice
St. Pete City Council

Focus: Notre Dame

The ‘Toxic Fallout’ From the Notre-Dame Disaster: Lead Contamination [CityLab]

A French environmental group is suing the city over widespread lead dust contamination released in the historic cathedral fire on April 15.

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ICYMI: PitchLyst exclusive: Local entrepreneur, VC partner share funding secrets of Sand Hill Road

Know your numbers.

That was the advice Whitney Sales, a general partner at Acceleprise Ventures, offered to founders and entrepreneurs at the Sup-X Startup Expo #Women4Women Forum Thursday in Fort Lauderdale.

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