Kenwood Witch Coven Protests Proposed Canal

A women's group based in St. Petersburg's historic Kenwood neighborhood protested a new canal planned for the area yesterday morning. The women, who call their group the Muskeg Occult Preservation Society, or MOPS, gathered outside City Hall with signs painted with “Justice for Swamp Witches,” and “For the Love of God, Stop Draining the Swamp,” … Continue reading Kenwood Witch Coven Protests Proposed Canal

St. Pete Business Owner Held Overnight by Brandon PD After Mistaken for Skunk Ape

Curtis O’Hallaran-Price was held overnight by Brandon PD after he was mistaken for the legendary Skunk Ape, a type of sasquatch native to Florida. O’Hallaran-Price, who owns a gluten-free soap crafting co-op in St. Petersburg’s warehouse district, was visiting his husband’s family in Brandon when a nervous neighbor spotted him in the woods behind her … Continue reading St. Pete Business Owner Held Overnight by Brandon PD After Mistaken for Skunk Ape

Last Weekend of the Bay Area Renaissance Festival

This weekend will be your last chance to visit the Bay Area Renaissance Festival in Tampa. Pre-purchased general admission tickets are $18.95 for adults and $10.95 for children, but you can expect to pay slightly higher prices at the door. The theme for this weekend is "High Seas Adventure," although the promise of swashbuckling pirates … Continue reading Last Weekend of the Bay Area Renaissance Festival

Woman, 62, Dies in 25th Street N House Fire

Saint Petersburg Fire Rescue responded to a house fire this morning on 25th St. N and 10th Ave. N at around 7:30 a.m. The woman, who has yet to be identified, died on 2nd floor of the wooden structure. The cause of the house fire is still being investigated. This is a developing story. Stay … Continue reading Woman, 62, Dies in 25th Street N House Fire