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Mike Salinero
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Attended Hillsborough High School; USF
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The first two Hillsborough County internal auditors were fired. Now a county commissioner is poaching a high level auditor from Clerk of Court Pat Frank to fill the controversial post.
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Commissioners reject initial recommendation to hire California company with a checkered past of human rights violations and incompetence. Sheriff's office promises efficiency, fair treatment, counseling and education services.
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Federal Emergency Management Agency says no federal aid for flooded homeowners and businesses in Hillsborough County.
Hillsborough County emergency management teams have documented $1.2 million worth of flooding damage to private businesses and homes, but that wasn’t enough to get federal assistance for the v
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Momentum on Hillsborough commission to spend BP oil spill settlement on conservation lands program.
TAMPA — Many consider the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill one of America’s worst environmental disasters.
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Private probation company that lost track of convicts and was fired by Orange County, CA, for gross negligence, now up for contract in Hillsborough County.
TAMPA — A company in line to receive a $2.4 million contract to supervise probationers in Hillsborough County has been fired in one California county and scolded in another for losing track of
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Wednesday's County Commission meeting should be lively as two commissioners take opposing sides over whether the Confederate flag should be removed from the County Center lobby.
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Meetings tonight and every day this week.
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Finally, outsiders found out what  we natives always knew.
TAMPA — Forget the floods and the traffic jams, pay no heed to the unforgiving heat and humidity - this really is the place to be.
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Place-kicking and punting coach Harry Kayian leads group of investors who want jai alai pari-mutual license. See University Mall as good site.
A well-known trainer of high school and college football kickers is part of a partnership that wants to bring the once-popular betting sport of jai alai back to Tampa.
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State Attorney Mark Ober and Clerk of Court Pat Frank speak in favor of sheriff taking over misdemeanor probation instead of private contract with Sentinel Offender Services, a company under fire in Georgia and California.
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On Wednesday, Hillsborough commissioners will vote on hiring a private, for-profit company to supervise low-level offenders on probation. The company has been accused in Georgia of violating offenders' rights and lengthening their probations to make more money.
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TAMPA — A $2.5 billion plan to add express toll lanes to Tampa Bay freeways is a top goal in the next decade for state transportation officials.
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