Latest Pinellas County, Florida Stories

2014-06-20 23:08:42

Breakthrough teacher evaluation pilot project in Pinellas County addresses problems inherent in end-of-year value-added measures (VAM) and empowers teachers with multiple measures of their performance. Largo, FL and West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 A multi-year research pilot project in Pinellas County, Florida has begun to address many of the challenges inherent in teacher evaluation, particularly the heavy reliance on end-of-year VAM (value added measures) scores. The research...

2014-03-24 23:02:07

Office opening is the eighth in Pinellas County for the brokerage. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Coastal Properties Group International, the exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate in Tampa Bay, has announced the opening of an eighth office location in Pinellas County in Indian Rocks Beach located at 1201 Gulf Blvd. The boutique beachside office was opened in order to service the company’s clients in Indian Rocks Beach, Belleair Beach, and Indian Shores....

2014-03-06 08:28:15

TAMPA, Fla., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CENTRO Tampa will be expanding its circulation to include Hispanic households in Pinellas County effective March 7, 2014. This is the second time CENTRO Tampa, the leading Hispanic weekly in Tampa Bay, expands in the last three years. In 2012 CENTRO Tampa added 10,000 copies in Pasco County and the most recent expansion to Pinellas will add 15,000 additional copies. This will bring the total circulation to more than 65,000 copies. "The...

2014-01-29 16:23:42

MagneGas Demonstrated at Pinellas County, Florida Fire & Rescue Training TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), the developer of a technology that converts liquid waste into hydrogen-based fuels, announced today that the Special Operations Team of the Clearwater Fire Department demonstrated MagneGas as its preferred cutting fuel at the Pinellas County Special Operations Technical Training Event held this week in...

2013-09-11 23:02:32

Florida school district develops unique hands-on science "Lab Schools" for elementary students. Pinellas County, FL students will have the opportunity to explore subjects such as natural resources, in-depth, in a lab setting. Pinellas County, FL (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Hands-on inquiry, digital investigations and real world "Citizen Scientist" experiences describe the high engagement learning opportunities which will be available to lucky students at twelve...

2013-08-02 23:00:09

ARME Media, a local Clearwater FL real estate marketing company is now offering new real estate internet marketing programs for real estate professionals in the Clearwater FL area. Clearwater FL (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 ARME Media, a local Clearwater FL real estate marketing company, announces their newest local real estate marketing programs for realty professionals in the Clearwater FL area. With real estate prices coming back up around many parts of Pinellas County, many local experts...

2013-07-29 23:26:36

ARME Media a Clearwater FL online marketing firm announces new local online marketing platforms for Pinellas County Businesses. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) July 28, 2013 With all of the construction happening here in Florida, especially through US 19, businesses of all types have suffered or closed down all together. Because of this ARME Media, a Clearwater FL online marketing firm, has released several new programs designed to give new businesses that may be considering US 19 as their home...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'