The St. Petersburg City Council and the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners will each vote in the next few days on offering a tax refund to an unnamed company that is proposing to expand in St. Pete and create 85 local jobs.
Electric scooters are the hot transportation topic of the summer. From Denver to Minneapolis to Nashville and just across the bay in Tampa, scooters are everywhere. This incredibly popular transit alternative will soon be coming to St. Petersburg, too. But City Council member Gina Driscoll urges caution.
Good news for Nicole Hays, one of the most relentlessly creative artists in St. Pete. Just two weeks ago, she brought her work to the World Body Painting Festival in Klagenfurt, Austria, alongside artists from 50 countries.