Murphy helps to shut out Tampa, Dunedin wins 4-0

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Patrick Murphy and three other pitchers combined for a shutout as the Dunedin Blue Jays topped the Tampa Tarpons 4-0 on Saturday. Murphy (3-4) went five scoreless innings, allowing four hits while striking out six and walking three to pick up the win. Albert Abreu (2-2) went 3 2/3 innings, allowing four runs and six hits in the Florida State League game. He also struck out three and walked four. All four runs came in the first inning, including a single by Alberto Mineo that scored Kevin Smith. Ivan Castillo doubled and singled twice, also stealing a base in the win. +2 The Tarpons were held… Read More

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Property Details for 8719 McAdam Pl

8719 Mc Adam Pl, Tampa, FL 33634 8719 Mc Adam Pl, Tampa, FL 33634 This beautiful 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom, 2-car garage home has 1475 SF of living space and is conveniently located in the Town N Country area just off the Veterans Expressway. This home features spacious living room / dining room combo, blinds, ceiling fans, and fenced back yard. Washer and Dryer hook-ups. The flooring is ceramic tile and wood laminate throughout. The kitchen includes plenty of cabinet space and granite counter tops with stainless steel appliances. There is a refrigerator, stove and microwave. The master bedroom suite has a very large walk-in closet. Property Features Bathrooms Total Interger: 2… Read More

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Property Details for 507 E Idlewild Ave

507 E Idlewild Ave, Tampa, FL 33604 507 E Idlewild Ave, Tampa, FL 33604 You’ve been waiting for your perfect Seminole Heights home, and this darling craftsman is even better than you could have imagined. Live the Heights life in the heart of the Old Seminole Heights Historic District, where homes are charming, tree-lined streets are lovely, and local businesses are within short walking distance — walk your pups to Health Mutt just down the street! Once you open the front door, you’ll be impressed by how spacious this sweet home feels. The open layout, streaming natural light, and high ceilings contribute to a spacious yet cozy feel. The original… Read More

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Sheriff Seeks Public’s Help To Find Endangered Mother, Children

TAMPA, FL – The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help to locate two endangered children whose father may be trying to take them to Saudi Arabia. Talia Alsubhi, 7 months old, and Mayar Alsubhi, 5, had been ordered removed from their home by a Hillsborough County judge after the girls’ father, Rami Abdulrahman Alsubhi, 36, of 6218 Paddock Glen Drive in the Westly Shores Apartments in the Westchase area, assaulted their mother, Amerah Salem Alghamdi, 33. Alsubhi reportedly struck and choked Alghamdi on April 30 and was arrested for domestic battery. Because of the degree of domestic violence in the home, a Hillsborough judge ordered the children… Read More

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Mosquito Season: Tampa Among Worst In Nation For Pesky Bugs

TAMPA, FL – The warmer temperatures of summer mean more unpopular guests – mosquitoes – are certain to appear in greater numbers. According to a new report, Tampa ranks ninth among the cities across the nation most bothered by mosquitoes ruining time outdoors. Atlanta is the worst city for mosquitoes, according to the report by TruGreen. Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Boston and Trenton, New Jersey, round out the top five, according to the lawn care service provider. The company compiled its rankings based on customer sales data from January 2017 to December 2017. Mosquito season can last from five to seven months in most states, according to TruGreen. But in Florida,… Read More

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Downtown Orlando apartments planned by Camden, Jefferson Apartment Group – Orlando Business Journal

Construction finally is set to kick off on a Thornton Park luxury apartment complex that’s been in the works since 2015. Houston-based Camden Property Trust (NYSE: CPT) has joined forces with McLean, Va.-based Jefferson Apartment Group as co-developers of the $100 million, 364-unit project dubbed the 520 complex, which is planned for the southwest corner of East Church Street and South Eola Drive in downtown Orlando. Work is set to begin by mid-May or early June, since permits already have been secured, real estate sources said. The 12-story 520 — a sister property to Jefferson Apartment Group’s $45.5 million, 299-unit 420 East complex that was completed last year — will… Read More

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Bizarre death of real estate veteran leads to million-dollar court battle

Andrea Greenberg photographed at an event at Jade Ocean on Nov. 16, 2010. Seth Browarnik WorldRedEye.com The 911 call came in shortly after 1 a.m. on a steamy October night. Alejandro Aparicio told the operator he had fallen asleep on the couch alongside his longtime girlfriend Andrea Greenberg inside their home in Morningside. When he woke up, Greenberg was unresponsive. Aparicio performed CPR until a Metro-Dade Fire Rescue team arrived and transported Greenberg to Jackson Memorial Hospital. She was pronounced dead at 1:37 a.m. Oct. 10, 2017. The apparent cause: cardiac arrest. A shaken Aparicio, 60, spent the rest of that day receiving visits from stunned friends. How could Greenberg,… Read More

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Apartment complex trades for $110.5 million

BRADENTON — A Jupiter-based firm has acquired a waterfront Bradenton apartment community for $110.5 million, the largest sale of a multifamily rental complex in the Sarasota or Bradenton markets in the past decade. FLF Holdings’ purchase of the Carlton Arms of Bradenton marks the latest in a series of acquisitions for the 15-year-old firm, which owns properties in Florida, Texas, Illinois, Pennsylvania and Ohio, according to its website. The 900-unit complex, at 5200 Riverfront Drive, had been owned and managed for nearly four decades by The Mahaffey Apartment Co., of Winter Park, property and state records indicate. In addition to being among the few multifamily rental complexes on the water… Read More

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Seniors worry about financial health of Brookdale continuing care centers

Residents of the Regency Oaks in Clearwater worry what will happen to their senior living facility and others owned by the parent company of the complex, Brookdale Senior Living. [SUSAN TAYLOR MARTIN | Times] CLEARWATER –For those who can afford it, Regency Oaks is the epitome of comfortable senior living. From their well-maintained apartments, the 500-plus residents look out on spacious grounds with azaleas and live oaks. Amenities include a tavern, beauty salon, putting green and two dining rooms with a wide array of menu selections. Most attractive, though, is the promise of lifetime care. For that, residents pay up to $300,000 to secure an apartment plus monthly fees averaging… Read More

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