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    Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week Video included

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    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.
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    USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band 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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    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

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    See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
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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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    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

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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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    • Tampa Bay area could see fog Thursday night

      Tampa Bay area could see fog Thursday night

      Thursday, March 5 2015 2:48 PM EST2015-03-05 19:48:27 GMT
      Areas of fog and sea fog will likely develop Thursday night. Temps will remain very mild in the mid 60s despite a cold front entering the Tampa Bay area.
      Areas of fog and sea fog will likely develop Thursday night. Temps will remain very mild in the mid 60s despite a cold front entering the Tampa Bay area.
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    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:P.Hughes(2-1) L:J.Ortega(0-1) S:G.Perkins (6)
    HR: DET- V.Martinez (4) MIN- J.Pinto (5)



    Detroit Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Dan Bellino; First, Tom Woodring; Second, Brian O'Nora; Third, D.J. Reyburn;
    - Ian Kinsler flied out to right. None on with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Torii Hunter singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera doubled to right scoring Torii Hunter with one out, advances to third on Sam Fuld`s throwing error. Runner on third with one out and Victor Martinez due up.
    - Victor Martinez sacrifice fly out to left scoring Miguel Cabrera with two outs. None on with two outs and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Austin Jackson flied out to right to end the inning.

    Minnesota Bottom 1st
    - Brian Dozier struck out swinging, catcher to first. None on with one out and Joe Mauer due up.
    - Joe Mauer flied out to left. None on with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
    - Trevor Plouffe flied out to right to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 2nd
    - Nick Castellanos flied out to right. None on with one out and Andrew Romine due up.
    - Andrew Romine struck out looking. None on with two outs and Bryan Holaday due up.
    - Bryan Holaday struck out looking to end the inning.

    Minnesota Bottom 2nd
    - Chris Colabello grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Jason Kubel due up.
    - Jason Kubel flied out to left. None on with two outs and Josmil Pinto due up.
    - Josmil Pinto walked. Runner on first with two outs and Sam Fuld due up.
    - Sam Fuld fouled out to left to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 3rd
    - Rajai Davis struck out swinging. None on with one out and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Ian Kinsler grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Torii Hunter flied out to right to end the inning.

    Minnesota Bottom 3rd
    - Aaron Hicks popped out to short. None on with one out and Eduardo Escobar due up.
    - Eduardo Escobar struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Brian Dozier due up.
    - Jose Ortega enters the game for the Tigers with none on two out with Brian Dozier with the count 3 balls 2 strikes.
    - Brian Dozier walked. Runner on first with two outs and Joe Mauer due up.
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    - Brian Dozier caught stealing second to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 4th
    - Miguel Cabrera grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Victor Martinez due up.
    - Victor Martinez popped out to second. None on with two outs and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Austin Jackson flied out to center to end the inning.

    Minnesota Bottom 4th
    - Joe Mauer walked. Runner on first with none out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
    - Trevor Plouffe was hit-by-pitch. Runners on first and second with none out and Chris Colabello due up.
    - NOTE: Detroit Tigers pitcher Anibal Sanchez left the game due to an injured hand.
    - Chris Colabello popped out to first. Runners on first and second and with one out and Jason Kubel due up.
    - Jason Kubel struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Josmil Pinto due up.
    - Josmil Pinto grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 5th
    - Nick Castellanos struck out swinging. None on with one out and Andrew Romine due up.
    - Andrew Romine struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Bryan Holaday due up.
    - Bryan Holaday popped out to first to end the inning.

    Minnesota Bottom 5th
    - Sam Fuld walked. Runner on first with none out and Aaron Hicks due up.
    - Sam Fuld stole second. Runner on second with none out and Aaron Hicks at the plate.
    - Aaron Hicks walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Eduardo Escobar due up.
    - Eduardo Escobar sacrificed, reached first on Bryan Holaday`s throwing error scoring Sam Fuld with none out. On the play, Aaron Hicks advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Brian Dozier due up.
    - Brian Dozier walked. Bases loaded with none out and Joe Mauer due up.
    - Phil Coke enters the game for the Tigers with the bases loaded and none out.
    - Joe Mauer walked scoring Aaron Hicks with none out. Bases loaded with none out and Trevor Plouffe due up.
    - Trevor Plouffe singled to center scoring Eduardo Escobar and Brian Dozier with none out. On the play, Joe Mauer advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Chris Colabello due up.
    - Trevor Plouffe advances to second on a wild pitch. Joe Mauer advances to third on a wild pitch. Runners on second and third and with none out and Chris Colabello at the plate.
    - Chris Colabello walked. Bases loaded with none out and Jason Kubel due up.
    - Jason Kubel struck out swinging. Bases loaded with one out and Josmil Pinto due up.
    - Josmil Pinto grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Chris Colabello out at second to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 6th
    - Rajai Davis grounded out to first. None on with one out and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Ian Kinsler flied out to right. None on with two outs and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Torii Hunter doubled to left. Runner on second with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera flied out to right to end the inning.

    Minnesota Bottom 6th
    - Sam Fuld grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Aaron Hicks due up.
    - Aaron Hicks doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Eduardo Escobar due up.
    - Eduardo Escobar grounded out third to first. Runner on second with two outs and Brian Dozier due up.
    - Brian Dozier struck out looking to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 7th
    - Defensive Substitution: Pedro Florimon replaces third baseman Trevor Plouffe, batting 3rd, playing shortstop.
    - Defensive switch from shortstop to third base for Eduardo Escobar.
    - Victor Martinez flied out to right. None on with one out and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Austin Jackson singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Nick Castellanos due up.
    - Nick Castellanos struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Andrew Romine due up.
    - Austin Jackson stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Andrew Romine at the plate.
    - Andrew Romine flied out to center to end the inning.

    Minnesota Bottom 7th
    - NOTE: Minnesota Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe left the game due to an injured arm.
    - Joe Mauer grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Pedro Florimon due up.
    - Pedro Florimon lined out to right. None on with two outs and Chris Colabello due up.
    - Al Alburquerque enters the game for the Tigers with none on and two outs.
    - Chris Colabello struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 8th
    - Jared Burton starts the inning for the Twins.
    - Alex Avila is pinch-hitting for Bryan Holaday.
    - Pinch-Hitter Alex Avila walked. Runner on first with none out and Rajai Davis due up.
    - Rajai Davis singled to center. On the play, Alex Avila advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Ian Kinsler flied out to center. Runners on first and second and with one out and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Torii Hunter singled to third. On the play, Rajai Davis advances to second and Alex Avila advances to third. Bases loaded with one out and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera grounded into a double play, third to first. On the play, Rajai Davis out at third to end the inning.

    Minnesota Bottom 8th
    - Alex Avila remains in the game as the catcher.
    - Jason Kubel struck out swinging. None on with one out and Josmil Pinto due up.
    - Josmil Pinto one-out, solo Home Run (5) to left. Sam Fuld due up.
    - Sam Fuld doubled to right. Runner on second with one out and Aaron Hicks due up.
    - Aaron Hicks struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Eduardo Escobar due up.
    - Eduardo Escobar struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Detroit Top 9th
    - Glen Perkins starts the inning for the Twins.
    - Victor Martinez lead-off Home Run (4) to left. Austin Jackson due up.
    - Austin Jackson ground-rule doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Nick Castellanos due up.
    - Nick Castellanos grounded out third to first. Runner on second with one out and Andrew Romine due up.
    - J.D. Martinez is pinch-hitting for Andrew Romine.
    - Pinch-Hitter J.D. Martinez struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Alex Avila due up.
    - Alex Avila struck out swinging to end the game.

    Detroit 3, Minnesota 5


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: P.Hughes (2-1); LP:J.Ortega (0-1); S:G.Perkins (6).

    Detroit 3, Minnesota 5

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    Welcome to Great38 Tampa Bay WTTA-TV/DT - WFLA News Channel 8

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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

      Updated:

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

      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.
      More>>

      • 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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      • Tampa Bay area could see fog Thursday night

        Tampa Bay area could see fog Thursday night

        Thursday, March 5 2015 2:48 PM EST2015-03-05 19:48:27 GMT
        Areas of fog and sea fog will likely develop Thursday night. Temps will remain very mild in the mid 60s despite a cold front entering the Tampa Bay area.
        Areas of fog and sea fog will likely develop Thursday night. Temps will remain very mild in the mid 60s despite a cold front entering the Tampa Bay area.
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