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What new Hillsborough County sales tax for education means  83degreesmedia

The increased sales tax passed by Hillsborough voters will generate about $1.3 billion over 10 years, with at least $500,000 invested in each of the district's 230 ...



Tampa QB gets Jon Richt visit: If Howell falls through UM is at my door  Rivals.com

Tampa (Fla.) Hillsborough High School QB Charlie Dean found out he was getting recruiting interest from Miami last week when Cane receivers coach Ron ...



Meet the top high school grads in Hillsborough County for 2018  Tampabay.com

LUIS SANTANA | Times Middleton High School graduates cheer and turn their tassels at the end of the commencement exercise. Graduates for the Middleton ...



22 of the best things to do this weekend in NJ — Dec. 7-9  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Looking for holiday season fun this weekend? We've got you covered. Check out our complete list of great events and fun things do right here in the great ...



Heres The Scoop On Hillsborough Countys High School Graduations  Patch.com

Time For Tassels and Tearful Tributes - New Tampa, FL - More than 11000 graduates will walk across the stage over the next 11 days during 34 different ...



Deputies training in active shooter drill today at a Hillsborough high school  WFLA

Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office will be holding an active shooter training Tuesday.



Teens help deputies train for active shooter situation at Hillsborough high school  WFLA

Today, there's an active shooter training planned at Newsome High School in Lithia to make sure school deputies and security officers are adequately prepared.



Hillsborough High School joins Sandy Hook Promise's national 'Star With Hello' call-to-action week  WFLA

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - Hillsborough High School joined other schools and youth groups across the country for Sandy Hook Promise's ...



Football: Tampa Bay Tech 28, Hillsborough 27  Tampa Bay Times

TAMPA — The decision was made as soon as Hillsborough got the ball back. Trailing by a touchdown with just over four minutes remaining against Tampa Bay ...



NOPE Hillsborough to hold annual vigil on Thurs.  ABC Action News - Tampa Bay

The Narcotics Overdose Prevention and Education Chapter (NOPE) of Hillsborough County is holding it's annual candlelight vigil Thursday night.



Trinity Baptiste plays well again in Virginia Tech win over Liberty  Roanoke Times

LYNCHBURG — Last year, two junior-college transfers from Florida made an impact on the Virginia Tech women's basketball team. Another junior-college ...



Getting to know new BG football coaches  bgfalconmedia.com

Newly hired Bowling Green head football coach Scot Loeffler is taking over a program that has seen its fair share of turmoil over the past three seasons.



Hillsborough Co. struggles to make A/C repairs for schools  WTSP.com

TAMPA, Fla. – With less than a month left before the start of school in Hillsborough County, nearly 40 schools in the district still have air conditioning systems that ...



USF Football TE Mitchell Wilcox Earns All-AAC First Team, LB Khalid McGee on Second Team  The Daily Stampede

The American Athletic Conference announced their yearly awards today as judged by the 12 head coaches and South Florida Bulls tight end Mitchell Wilcox ...



Today: Area high school students to join national walkout in memory of Columbine  Tampabay.com

High school students from both sides of Tampa Bay will commemorate the anniversary of the Columbine High School shootings on Friday, although in very ...



Hundreds of deadly weapons recovered from Tampa Bay schools  WFLA

Educators have recovered hundreds of deadly weapons from Tampa Bay area schools including loaded guns, knives, box cutters and brass knuckles.



Hillsborough High School Grad Earns His Wings  centraljersey.com

On a sultry Friday in late July, at a solemn but joyful ceremony at Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field in the Florida panhandle, Lt. Jr. Grade (LJG) James Sireci.



Four Hillsborough High teens will graduate from the U.S. Naval Academy  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Four students from Hillsborough High School will graduate from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis next week.



Hillsborough High Rowing Club wants its own boathouse, not new Julian Lane center  Tampabay.com

TAMPA. The state-of-the art River Center and Boathouse stands as the centerpiece of the new $35.6 million Julian B. Lane Waterfront Park, but officials with one ...



Hillsborough students say they've only just begun to focus on gun control  Florida Politics

Only 16 days ago, a mass shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School took the lives of 14 high school students and three adults. Nevertheless, some ...



Hillsborough Students Join Nationwide Eulogy for Victims of Fla. School Shooting  TAPinto.net

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – Hundreds of Hillsborough High School and Hillsborough Middle School students joined with students across the nation Wednesday ...



Billy Reed, Hillsborough High baseball coaching legend and Belmont Heights Little League co-founder, dies at  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — He had no biological sons, but that was just a technicality. Hundreds — perhaps thousands — can attest that few had a stronger, more nurturing ...



Hillsborough High School students walk out in support of teachers  Tampabay.com

Hillsborough High School students staged a walk out in support of teacher pay raises Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. About 200 students walked out for nearly 15 ...



Safe Summit designed to educate, empower teens  ABC Action News

The Safe & Sound Hillsborough Violence Prevention Collaborative has teamed up once again with local law enforcement, government officials, community ...



Chipotle, Sweetberry Bowls opening in Hillsborough shopping center  MyCentralJersey.com

HILLSBOROUGH -The township continues to be hot territory for national chain restaurants as work has begun on a Chipotle Mexican Grill in the space formerly ...



Hillsborough teachers plan School Board protest today as tensions heat up over pay  Tampabay.com

Today is the last time the Hillsborough County School Board will gather before the Thanksgiving break, but the usual pre-holiday vibe may be muted in a district ...



Candlelight Vigil To Remember Those Who Died Of Drug Overdoses  Patch.com

Those Impacted By Drugs Invited To Join Vigil - Seminole Heights, FL - The eighth annual vigil will take place Thursday, Oct. 18 at Hillsborough High School, ...



HCC readies for 50th anniversary with ‘Presidential Showcase’  Tampa Bay Times

It began as Hillsborough Junior College with just 1,625 students and five academic programs in temporary quarters at Hillsborough High School. Today ...



Welding teacher raising work boots for students  ABC Action News - Tampa Bay

HILLSBOROUGH CO., Fla.-- A teacher in Hillsborough County gave up his six-figure salary to help teach a welding class that was at risk of closing.



New Bowling Green Head Coach Loeffler Makes 8 Additions to Staff  BCSNN - Best College Sports News Network

Bowling Green State University head football coach Scot Loeffler has announced the hiring of seven on-field assistant coaches, as well as the football program's ...



Hillsborough Co. proposed 2018-2019 bell times  ABC Action News

Hillsborough County Public Schools Superintendent Jeff Eakins introduced the proposed 2018-2019 Bell Schedule on Tuesday.



New rankings: University of Florida is nation’s eighth-best public university, USF jumps 10 places  Tampa Bay Times

Only seven public universities in America are better than the University of Florida when it comes to delivering a public education, according to the 2019 U.S. ...



Pasco Schools employees union seeks tax referendum to support pay raises  Tampa Bay Times

The president of Pasco County's school employees union is calling for a referendum in which voters can decide whether to increase local property taxes so ...



Nancy White, Hillsborough teacher for 59 years and HCC journalism ‘legend,’ dead at 94  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — When Maurna Williams first met professor Nancy G. White, she found her a bit intimidating. "Until you became part of the family,'' said Williams, ...



Pasco teachers union calls for tax referendum to fund pay raises  Tampa Bay Times

The president of Pasco County's school employees union is calling for a referendum in which voters can decide whether to increase local property taxes so ...



Top of the Class of 2017: Hillsborough County's valedictorians and salutatorians  Tampabay.com

It's marked by three digits and a decimal point, but the GPAs of these honorees don't fully reflect their diligence and perseverance. So, we offer tribute to the vals ...



Florida school shooting: Fund created for Alyssa Alhadeff's family  MyCentralJersey.com

Online fundraising effort has been created for family of Florida girl who was killed in school shooting whose mother is Hillsborough High School graduate.



New Floating Docks gives rowing team new home  ABC Action News

After more than a year of no boathouse or dock, the Hillsborough High School Rowing team can finally enjoy a newly installed floating dock.



Beer To Blueberries: Heres Whats Happening This Weekend  Tampa, FL Patch

Hillsborough County Events On Tap This Weekend - Tampa, FL - Wine, beer, food tastings, theater and jazz are some of the activities this weekend in ...



Hillsborough schools to view vaping as suspicion of 'being under the influence of drugs'  MyCentralJersey.com

HILLSBOROUGH - Possession of vaping and electronic cigarettes by students will be seen as "suspicion of being under the influence of drugs" under new ...



HCPS teachers say they won't work past 8 hours  ABC Action News

Hillsborough County teachers are firing back after the district has said they will not issue promised $4K raises to qualifying teachers.



Changes to alternative testing could make it harder to graduate high school  Wink News

State leaders just made it harder for some students to earn their diplomas. The State Board of Education voted Wednesday to eliminate a popular alternative test ...



HILLSBOROUGH: High schoolers to take the stage for 'Pippin' production  centraljersey.com

Hillsborough High School Theater takes on a classic, award-winning Broadway musical when the curtain raises this weekend on their production of Pippin!



Suspended Hillsborough HS Athletic Director Charged with Theft  TAPinto.net

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ — Suspended Hillsborough High School Athletic Director Michael Fanizzi has been arrested and charged with the theft of $10704 in ...



Athena Society’s Young Women of Promise rise from failures to achieve  Tampabay.com

It's an unlikely topic for the 10 impressive young women recognized for the Athena Society's 2018 Dr. Sylvia Richardson Young Women of Promise Program.



KWHS Educator Toolkit: Financial Technology  Knowledge@Wharton

Fintech, or financial technology, is an industry that combines technology and financial services to assist modern-day fiscal management.



Hillsborough School leaders: Broken air conditioning units not an easy fix  WTSP 10 News

Broken air conditioner units inside Hillsborough County schools has been a continuing problem, one Superintendent Jeff Eakins says won't be an easy fix.



Students march from Blake High to downtown Tampa in gun protest  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — More than 100 students marched from Blake High School to downtown's Curtis Hixon Park on Friday in a Parkland school shooting-inspired protest ...



Hillsborough High School celebrates 130 years  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Charley spent the morning at Hillsborough High School in honor of their 130th anniverssary!



Hillsborough High School on lock down  WFLA

Hillsborough High School is on lock down at this time after a projectile caused a small hole in a second-floor classroom window, Tampa Police say.



Hillsborough High honors courage of horror-star alumnus The Creeper  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — Teacher Rex Gordon can rattle off the names of many notable Hillsborough High School alumni, like race car legend Don Garlits, Korean War Medal ...



Hillsborough County To Honor Black Leaders  Patch.com

Heritage Festival Focuses On Contributions - Tampa, FL - Hillsborough County is hosting its 18th annual Tampa Black Heritage Festival throughout this week to ...



Local high school students participate in 'Walkout to Vote'  WFLA

High school students are among the millions who will head to the polls today.



Top of their class: Hillsborough County public and private high schools' valedictorians and salutatorians  Tampabay.com

It's marked by three digits and a decimal point, but the GPAs of these honorees don't fully reflect their diligence and perseverance. So, we offer tribute to the vals ...



Three suspects seen vandalizing Steinbrenner High School  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A trio of very determined delinquents were caught on camera attempting to break into a Hillsborough High School by repeatedly bashing glass windows and ...



Hope comes with a haircut at gathering for Tampa’s homeless  Tampa Bay Times

TAMPA — At first, Gerald Williams couldn't help but flinch when he felt the unfamiliar buzz of an electric hair clipper tickle the back of his neck just behind his ...



A Sign of Respect: Hillsborough Honors Fallen Hero  TAPinto.net

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ –US Marine LCpl. James J. Langon IV aspired to be a gourmet chef, and planned to attend the New York Culinary Institute when his hitch ...



Arrest made in hit-and-run death of Hillsborough senior remembered as 'faithful friend'  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — Bryant Perdomo peered at his phone and realized something was wrong. Perdomo, 19, was parked at the corner of Hillsborough and Armenia ...



Hillsborough School Officials Contend with Police Probe and Personnel Issue  TAPinto.net

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – There are two high-profile developments impacting the high school community as 2017 draws to a close.



Tampa Bay students voice opinions on gun laws during school walkouts  TBO.com

Nicole Leary and Taylor Redington stood outside St. Petersburg High School on Friday morning with parents and protesters who had gathered with bullhorns ...



High School Teacher in New Jersey Charged With Sexual Conduct With Teen Student: Prosecutor  NBC New York

A New Jersey high school teacher is facing charges after allegedly engaging in sexual conduct with a 17-year-old female student, authorities say.



Jan Platt, Hillsborough political force, environmental advocate, dies at 81  WFLA

Jan Platt, one of Tampa's most notable public servants, has passed away, leaving behind a lifetime full of accomplishments.



Tampa comedian kept homelessness secret as a teen  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Stand-up comedian Maria Fabian's life wasn't always jokes and laughter.



Edison elementary remains on lock-in after fatal Seminole Heights shooting  WTSP 10 News

TAMPA, Fla. -- Students attending schools in the Seminole Heights are dismissing as scheduled following another deadly shooting in the neighborhood.



USF Football Player Profile: #22 RB Duran Bell Jr.  The Daily Stampede

#22 RB Duran Bell Jr. - Redshirt Freshman, 5'10”, 174 pounds. Duran Bell Jr. Long TD run. This kid can play. #Hillsborough #Terriers #BayMade #USF ...



These Tampa Bay high schools graduated the most students from Harvard, Princeton and MIT  Tampa Bay Business Journal

When looking at which Tampa Bay area high schools send the most students to the top colleges in the country, public schools fare surprisingly well. According to ...



Hillsborough deputies investigating attempted kidnapping of 16-year-old girl  WFLA

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is investigating an attempted kidnapping that happened Thursday afternoon.



Family says goodbye to 52-year-old man found in Gulf of Mexico  Tampabay.com

Timmy Ferguson was a lot like his father. Both men played baseball growing up, both joined the Air Force. "He was, what I would call, an apple falling close to ...



Catherine Barja, first woman elected to Tampa City Council, dead at 85  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — In 1971, Catherine Barja became the first woman to win a seat on the Tampa City Council, helping pave the way for strong women leaders in ...



HS student charged with attempted sexual assault  ABC Action News - Tampa Bay

A high school student was arrested Thursday after police say he attempted to sexually assault a woman at her workplace.



Graduation 2014: Hillsborough High  Tampabay.com

HILLSBOROUGH HIGH. NUMBER OF GRADUATES: 351. VALEDICTORIANS: Chelsie Murphy (traditional), Samuel Russell (IB). SALUTATORIANS: Kourtney ...



Editorial: Parks play many roles, but there’s no place for a boathouse at this one  Tampabay.com

With crowds in the thousands, so thick a leprechaun could dance across their heads and never touch the ground, the Mayor's River O'Green Fest on St. Patrick's ...



Hillsborough High School marks 130th anniversary  ABC Action News

Hundreds of alumni walked the halls of Hillsborough High School on Saturday to mark the 130th anniversary of the school. Current students gave tours to former ...



Tampa Bay Area Students Prepare For Saturday's Gun Reform Marches  WUSF News

Ignited by the deadly shooting in Parkland, tens of thousands of Tampa Bay area teenagers plan to demonstrate for gun reform on Saturday. Beyond making a.



Faces of Fox 4: News director Sarah Zak  Fox 4

Today's Face of Fox 4 is about News Director, Sarah Zak. The native Floridian married her high school sweetheart, Richard. They both went to Hillsborough High ...



Music teacher arrested for child neglect  ABC Action News

A high school music teacher was arrested on Monday for child neglect.



Vigil for those lost to opioid addictions  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Families and friends who've lost loved ones to drugs and alcohol came together on Thursday night at Hillsborough High School for a vigil. They're working to ...



Witty architect Larry Wilder wrote his own obituary but, in one sense, he’s still standing  Tampabay.com

Larry Wilder's co-workers promise it will be impossible for them to forget him. That is in large part due to the mark he made in Tampa as a civic leader and ...



Tampa mom says parents need to know that prescribed drugs are killing teens  WFLA

Powerful pain killers commonly found in medicine cabinets are falling into the wrong hands. In many cases, families are left dealing the tragic deaths of their ...



Students Across Tampa Bay Join National Walkout Against School Violence  WUSF News

Students at high schools across Tampa Bay are speaking out on the one-month anniversary of the Parkland high school shooting.



Overcrowding at Hillsborough schools prompts redistricting discussion  TBO.com

The numbers are clear: Hillsborough County Schools are running out of room.



Robinson High students excel in IB, merit scholar programs  TBO.com

TAMPA — It took many sleepless nights and weekend community *service* projects for Wade FitzGerald to graduate with his International Baccalaureate diploma ...



5 Hillsborough HS players sign letters of intent  USA TODAY High School Sports

The HIllsborough HS Terriers had 5 football players sign letters of intent on National Signing Day, including QB Dwayne Lawson who will be going to Virginia ...



Meet the winners of Hillsborough's LEAD competition  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — For the past six years — about as long as Domanic Betancourt has been an artist — John R. Nelson has been in his life. He's a hero to the ...



Teachers, activists in Tampa blast 'schools of hope' legislation  Florida Politics

Two weeks ago, the Florida House spent more than three hours debating a bill to attract specialized, high-performing charter schools to Florida as an alternative ...



After 60 years of caring for pets, longtime South Tampa vet retires  Tampabay.com

If dog is a man's best friend, this man might just be a dog's best friend. When Dr. W. J. "Max" Ray, Jr., 85, retires this Wednesday, he will have served as a ...



Say Yes to the Prom bestows free dresses and tuxes on local students  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — Maria Carla Fleitas couldn't make it to the mirror before she started tearing up. Fleitas, 17, had just picked out a blush, A-line, floor-length gown for her ...



High hopes: FAU star linebacker Azeez Al-Shaair has overcome plenty  Tampa Bay Times

BOCA RATON — Florida Atlantic star linebacker Azeez Al-Shaair is an observant Muslim, and he understands why there is fascination regarding one particular ...



Four-star cornerback Ken Montgomery Jr. signs with Maryland football  The Diamondback

Four-star cornerback Ken Montgomery Jr. signed with Maryland football on Wednesday, becoming the 23rd member of coach DJ Durkin's 2018 class.



Baseball coach Billy Reed lived a life of courage, integrity  Tampabay.com

TAMPA. As a teenager in the late 1940s, when Jim Crow remained the South's two most notorious syllables, Billy Reed had to walk past Hillsborough High's ...



Graduation 2013: Hillsborough High  Tampabay.com

Hillsborough High. Number of graduates: 344. Valedictorians: David Garcia (Traditional); Bo Hyon Moon (IB). Salutatorians: Emily Locke (Traditional); Yuliya ...



Hillsborough black students still expelled at higher rates, despite efforts to fix racial disparities  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — In a year when the Hillsborough County school district tried to ease racial disparities in student discipline, black students continued to be removed ...



Perfect attendance key to new car for two Hillsborough grads  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — Shaking with nerves, Monica Tromer slipped a key into the driver's door of a new Scion XD. She twisted it one way, then the other and felt a click.



Tampa surgeon empowering girls to be surgeons  ABC Action News

Surgery is a profession dominated by men. One Tampa woman is hoping to change that.



Community weighs in on Hillsborough principal hires  TBO.com

TAMPA — In Hillsborough County, becoming a principal is a lengthy process that requires years of coaching, classes and time as an assistant principal.



Hillsborough's Teacher of the Year finalists are named  Tampabay.com

TAMPA — Fourteen Hillsborough County school district employees have been named finalists for the 2016 Excellence in Education awards, including seven ...



Hillsborough schools' calendar changes get mixed reviews  TBO.com

TAMPA — As the Hillsborough County School Board considers a new 2016-17 student calendar, the reaction from local parents to the possibility of an earlier ...



Blog: Virginia Tech women land JUCO forward  Roanoke Times

Trinity Baptiste of Northwest Florida State (Junior) College said Friday she has verbally committed to play women's basketball for Virginia Tech.



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Gratitude expressed to county teachers | tbo.com  TBO.com

RIVERVIEW — When fitness trainer Rodney Burton called science teacher Sharon Leto and asked if she'd like to go shopping for school supplies, she felt guilty.



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