UPDATED: U.S. Marshals Found 39 Missing Children Through 'Operation Not Forgotten'Local and federal law enforcement agencies have found nearly 40 missing children and arrested nine people through Operation Not Forgotten, an initiative to rescue endangered children.
Seven-Hour Standoff With Armed Suspect In Clearwater Ends PeacefullyA Clearwater man faces multiple charges after barricading himself in his apartment for more than seven hours, threatening to shoot his wife and police officers.
Trump Boat Parade Attempts World Record In Madeira BeachToday is the day that President Donald Trump supporters in the Tampa Bay region with boats will attempt to break the record for the largest boat parade in history.
Clearwater Accepting Applications for Rent, Mortgage & Utility Payment AssistanceThe city of Clearwater is seeking to assist residents hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic if they are behind on their rent, mortgage, or utility payments.
Clearwater Launches Compost Education Program Available To All ResidentsThe city of Clearwater has launched a new, online educational program in partnership with Pinellas Community Compost. The public is encouraged to enroll in the online class, called "Create Compost," to learn the basics and benefits of backyard composting.
Atlanta Man Drowns In Clearwater, FL While Trying To Save Son, NieceAuthorities in Clearwater, Florida say Atlanta resident, Thanh Nguyen, 55, drowned at Clearwater Beach while trying to save his son and niece.
July 4th Weekend: What To Expect On Pinellas BeachesIf you’re worried about overcrowding, pay attention to parking. One of the ways the city regulates beach population is through parking space capacity, which also matches up closely with those distancing protocols.
July 4th Beach Plans In Pinellas CountyPinellas County officials discuss beach plans ahead of July 4th weekend. “We’ve been receiving a lot of emails asking us to close the beaches,”
HCSO Needs Help Identifying Suspects In Vehicle Theft/Burglary Spree“Knowing that guns have been stolen from some of these vehicles, identifying and locating these suspects is even more urgent. We do not want to see these weapons contributing to crime in our communities,” said Sheriff Chad Chronister. "Please, help us help you by locking your doors, taking valuable items inside or concealing them if you must leave them in your vehicle.”
Clearwater Announces 5 Winners Of Sidewalk Poetry ContestThe five winning poems will be featured in the coming months on Clearwater’s sidewalks for the life of the walkway, by stamping the poems into the concrete of newly constructed and repaired sidewalks in five locations throughout the city.
Arrest: Former Probation Officer For Sexual Battery, Blackmailing VictimThe Pinellas County Sheriff's Office is requesting contact from potential victims of a former probation officer accused of blackmailing for sexual favors.
City Of Clearwater Launches COVID-19 Rental, Mortgage & Utility Assistance Program“We’ve tried to create this program to supplement the county’s program. The county’s program serves a certain income bracket and what we’re doing is we’re serving the folks that they don’t serve, up to another income bracket.”
Despite COVID-19 Trends, Clearwater Tech Company Hiring In DrovesRather than reduce numbers, one Clearwater-based tech company is connecting with locals to hire in droves.
Latest In Pinellas County: Some COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted, Favoring Personal ResponsibilityThe Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners lifted rules pertaining to public beaches, shared pools and playgrounds that exceeded the state’s requirements.
Clearwater Business Owner Donating Thousands Of Face Masks To Local ElderlyHe is accepting donation requests from Bay Area long-term care facilities through the Sio Green website.