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    Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week Video included

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    Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

    Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter Video included

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    In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
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    Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year' Video included

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    Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

    Furry friends from Suncoast Animal League stop by Video included

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    8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 14-15

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    News Now: Tampa Port Authority's President talks growth at the port Video included

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    Port Tampa Bay just had their annual State of the Port Luncheon. This week Tampa Port Authority's President and CEO, Paul Anderson, stopped by to give us further insight.  More>>

    8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 7-8 Video included

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    Deaf Literacy Center to hold first-ever silent dinner Video included

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    For the first time ever in the Tampa Bay area, the Deaf Literacy Center is holding a 100% voices off silent dinner. Everybody working at the restaurant this evening will be deaf or hard of hearing, including servers, cashiers, and bartenders. The event is taking place on February 15th at 4pm at Farmer Boy Restaurant in Clearwater. Pattie Sanchez from The Diversity Initiative, Pinellas Public Library Cooperative's Deaf Literacy Coordinator Rosa Rodriguez, and volunteer/advocate Jenny Locy stop... More>>

    News Now: Media General CEO talks about his career, future for company Video included

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    In December, LIN Media and Media General merged to create the second largest broadcasting company in the country. The former CEO and President of LIN Media, Vince Sadusky, was placed at the helm of the new and improved Media General. More>>

    Bill Schifino, Jr talks about being President-Elect of the Florida Bar Video included

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    Earlier this month, Bill Schifino, Jr. was announced as the 2015-16 President-Elect of the Florida Bar. Schifino comes to this position with a strong resume. More>>

    Trio sets off on 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

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    Joe Guthrie, Mallory Lykes Dimmitt, and Carlton Ward Jr. are embarking on a journey of a lifetime. The trio are setting off on a 70-day, 900 mile trek across the state???without any automobiles.
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    • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Friday, January 16 2015 12:49 PM EST2015-01-16 17:49:27 GMT
      Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
      Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:G.Cole(2-0) L:J.Russell(0-1) S:J.Grilli (3)
    HR: PIT- T.Snider (2), P.Alvarez (5) CHC- None



    Pittsburgh Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Mark Carlson; First, Scott Barry; Second, Jeff Nelson; Third, Laz Diaz;
    - Starling Marte struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jose Tabata due up.
    - Jose Tabata grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 1st
    - Emilio Bonifacio walked. Runner on first with none out and Ryan Kalish due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio stole second. Runner on second with none out and Ryan Kalish at the plate.
    - Ryan Kalish struck out swinging. Runner on second with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio was caught stealing third, catcher to third. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo at the plate.
    - Anthony Rizzo walked. Runner on first with two outs and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz lined out to second to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 2nd
    - Pedro Alvarez fouled out to short. None on with one out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
    - Gaby Sanchez flied out to left. None on with two outs and Tony Sanchez due up.
    - Tony Sanchez singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker flied out to right to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 2nd
    - Junior Lake struck out swinging. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Mike Olt due up.
    - Mike Olt grounded into a double play, pitcher to short to first. On the play, Starlin Castro out at second to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 3rd
    - Clint Barmes grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Gerrit Cole due up.
    - Gerrit Cole walked. Runner on first with one out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte singled to third. On the play, Gerrit Cole advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Jose Tabata due up.
    - Jose Tabata singled to short. On the play, Starling Marte advances to second and Gerrit Cole advances to third. Bases loaded with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging. Bases loaded with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 3rd
    - Welington Castillo struck out swinging. None on with one out and Travis Wood due up.
    - Travis Wood struck out looking. None on with two outs and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio reached first on Gerrit Cole`s fielding error. Runner on first with two outs and Ryan Kalish due up.
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    - Emilio Bonifacio stole second. On the play, Tony Sanchez` throwing error scored Emilio Bonifacio. None on with two outs and Ryan Kalish at the plate.
    - Ryan Kalish struck out looking to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 4th
    - Gaby Sanchez struck out looking. None on with one out and Tony Sanchez due up.
    - Tony Sanchez struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker struck out swinging, catcher to first to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 4th
    - Anthony Rizzo singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz singled to right. On the play, Anthony Rizzo advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Junior Lake due up.
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    - Junior Lake struck out swinging. On the play, Nate Schierholtz stole second. Runners on second and third with one out and Starlin Castro at the plate.
    - Starlin Castro singled to left scoring Anthony Rizzo. On the play, Nate Schierholtz advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Mike Olt due up.
    - Gerrit Cole`s wild pitch scored Nate Schierholtz. Starlin Castro advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with one out and Mike Olt at the plate.
    - Mike Olt struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo singled to left scoring Starlin Castro. Runner on third with two outs and Travis Wood due up.
    - Travis Wood was hit-by-pitch. Runners on first and third with two outs and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio flied out to center to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 5th
    - Clint Barmes struck out swinging. None on with one out and Gerrit Cole due up.
    - Gerrit Cole grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte walked. Runner on first with two outs and Jose Tabata due up.
    - Starling Marte stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Jose Tabata at the plate.
    - Jose Tabata grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 5th
    - Ryan Kalish flied out to center. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz struck out looking to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 6th
    - Andrew McCutchen walked. Runner on first with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez flied out to center. Runner on first with one out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
    - Gaby Sanchez flied out to right. Runner on first with two outs and Tony Sanchez due up.
    - Tony Sanchez struck out looking to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 6th
    - Junior Lake grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro lined out to left. None on with two outs and Mike Olt due up.
    - Mike Olt struck out looking to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 7th
    - Neil Walker doubled to left center. Runner on second with none out and Clint Barmes due up.
    - Brian Schlitter enters the game for the Cubs with a runner on second and none out, batting 9th.
    - Travis Snider is pinch-hitting for Clint Barmes.
    - Pinch-Hitter Travis Snider none-out, two-run Home Run (2) to center scored Neil Walker. Gerrit Cole due up.
    - Travis Ishikawa is pinch-hitting for Gerrit Cole.
    - Pinch-Hitter Travis Ishikawa flied out to left. None on with one out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Jose Tabata due up.
    - Jose Tabata lined out to short. Runner on first with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - James Russell enters the game for the Cubs with runners on first and second and two out, batting 9th.
    - Pedro Alvarez two-out, three-run Home Run (5) to center scored Starling Marte and Andrew McCutchen. Gaby Sanchez due up.
    - Gaby Sanchez walked. Runner on first with two outs and Tony Sanchez due up.
    - Justin Grimm enters the game for the Cubs with a runner on first and two out, batting 7th.
    - Emilio Bonifacio is now at third base for the Cubs.
    - Darwin Barney is now at second base for the Cubs, batting 9th.
    - Tony Sanchez grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Gaby Sanchez out at second to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 7th
    - Tony Watson starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 5th.
    - Jordy Mercer is now at shorstop for the Pirates, batting 2nd.
    - Travis Snider is now in right field for the Pirates.
    - Travis Ishikawa is now at first base for the Pirates.
    - Welington Castillo flied out to right. None on with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Darwin Barney struck out looking. None on with two outs and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 8th
    - Neil Walker flied out to center. None on with one out and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Travis Ishikawa due up.
    - Travis Ishikawa singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte struck out looking to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 8th
    - Mark Melancon starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 5th.
    - Ryan Kalish struck out swinging. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Top 9th
    - Hector Rondon starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 7th.
    - Jordy Mercer struck out swinging. None on with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen struck out looking. None on with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 9th
    - Jason Grilli starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 5th.
    - Ryan Sweeney is pinch-hitting for Junior Lake.
    - Pinch-Hitter Ryan Sweeney walked. Runner on first with none out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro singled to left. On the play, Ryan Sweeney advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Hector Rondon due up.
    - Luis Valbuena is pinch-hitting for Hector Rondon.
    - Pinch-Hitter Luis Valbuena struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Darwin Barney walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio grounded out to first to end the game.

    Pittsburgh 5, Chicago Cubs 4


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: G.Cole (2-0); LP:J.Russell (0-1); S:J.Grilli (3).

    Pittsburgh 5, Chicago Cubs 4

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      Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week Video included

      Updated:

      We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
      More>>

      • Great Stuff

      USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

      Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter Video included

      Updated:

      In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
      More>>

      Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year' Video included

      Updated:

      Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

      Furry friends from Suncoast Animal League stop by Video included

      Updated:

      The Suncoast Animal League is a non-profit, no-kill, no-time limit animal rescue agency located in Palm Harbor. Executive Director Rick Chaboudy More>>

      8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 14-15

      Updated:

      See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
      More>>

      News Now: Tampa Port Authority's President talks growth at the port Video included

      Updated:

      Port Tampa Bay just had their annual State of the Port Luncheon. This week Tampa Port Authority's President and CEO, Paul Anderson, stopped by to give us further insight.  More>>

      8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 7-8 Video included

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      See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
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      Deaf Literacy Center to hold first-ever silent dinner Video included

      Updated:

      For the first time ever in the Tampa Bay area, the Deaf Literacy Center is holding a 100% voices off silent dinner. Everybody working at the restaurant this evening will be deaf or hard of hearing, including servers, cashiers, and bartenders. The event is taking place on February 15th at 4pm at Farmer Boy Restaurant in Clearwater. Pattie Sanchez from The Diversity Initiative, Pinellas Public Library Cooperative's Deaf Literacy Coordinator Rosa Rodriguez, and volunteer/advocate Jenny Locy stop... More>>

      News Now: Media General CEO talks about his career, future for company Video included

      Updated:

      In December, LIN Media and Media General merged to create the second largest broadcasting company in the country. The former CEO and President of LIN Media, Vince Sadusky, was placed at the helm of the new and improved Media General. More>>

      Bill Schifino, Jr talks about being President-Elect of the Florida Bar Video included

      Updated:

      Earlier this month, Bill Schifino, Jr. was announced as the 2015-16 President-Elect of the Florida Bar. Schifino comes to this position with a strong resume. More>>

      Trio sets off on 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

      Updated:

      Joe Guthrie, Mallory Lykes Dimmitt, and Carlton Ward Jr. are embarking on a journey of a lifetime. The trio are setting off on a 70-day, 900 mile trek across the state???without any automobiles.
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      • Great 38More>>

      • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Friday, January 16 2015 12:49 PM EST2015-01-16 17:49:27 GMT
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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