Jeremy Bush, 38, holds back tears as he talks to reporters at a sinkhole that opened at about 9 a.m. in Seffner on Wednesday, Aug. 19. His brother, Jeffrey Bush, was killed by the sinkhole in 2013.
Miss Cambridge 2015 Samantha Hawkins is crowned and handed flowers at the Miss Boston Pageant on Feb. 8 at Sheraton Boston Hotel.
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker laughs with a parade-goer on St. Patrick's Day in 2015 in Boston.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Al-Hajj Shabazz (41) grabs the jersey of wide receiver Rannell Hall (16) at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers training camp on Sunday, Aug. 9 at Bucs Headquarters in Tampa.
Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Tim Beckham (1) has gatorade dumped on him after the game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Friday, July 24, 2015. The Rays won 3-1.
Tampa Bay Rays catcher Rene Rivera (44) scores and looks for a high-five afterwards in the sixth inning of the game between the Houston Astros and the Tampa Bay Rays in Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Friday, July 10, 2015. Rivera was the first to score for the Rays.
Gyu Tan of St. Petersburg, Fla. searches for critters in the bay by Vinoy Park on the stormy afternoon of July 14, 2015.
Marina Diamandis, also known as Marina and the Diamonds, reaches out her arms to the crowd at the Spring 2015 Boston Calling music festival on Saturday, May 23, 2015.
Boston University sophomore Abby Kass, 19, screams as Walk the Moon performs at Boston Calling on Saturday, Sept. 26.
Lucius members Jess Wolfe, left, and Holly Laessig, right, sing into a ribbon microphone on stage at Boston Calling music festival on Sunday, May 23, 2015.
Former Chief Photographer for the Boston Globe for over two decades Bill Brett poses with his book Boston Irish at Panera Bread in downtown Boston on Feb. 16, 2015. His book features black and white photographs of Boston's Irish community.
The Boston Ballet dances during the rehearsal of their new show “Shades of Sound” on March 18, 2015 at the Boston Opera House.
Hillsborough High School sophomore Daniel Perez, 15, shakes his head after swimming in the water at Cypress Point Park in Tampa on Monday, Aug. 17. Hillsborough County schools and Pinellas County schools started the following week.
Lighting Strikes across Tampa Bay, Fla. on July 4, 2015. This view is looking out towards Tampa from Shore Acres in St. Petersburg.
Tom Armstrong from St. Petersburg holds his arm out as he gets a tattoo from artist Clay Montgomery at Westfield Brandon's Atomic Tattoos & Piercing for Project Semicolon on Sunday, July 26. Supporters paid $40 to get a semicolon tattoo, with proceeds going to the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay.
Bill McKaig fixes piano keys by reapplying felt to them in his workshop in Tampa on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. McKaig has been tuning pianos in Tampa Bay for 34 years. He's had to adapt to the shrinking sales of pianos by focusing on restoration.
Debbie Chin bumps foreheads with 6-month-old Amzi Chin on the floor at their house in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015. Debbie Chin and her spouse Kari are fighting to have their names put on the birth certificate of Amzi.
Ava-Marie Reider, 3, from Davenport holds Tampa resident Sarah Taylor's pup Rhia at Davis Island Dog Beach on Wednesday, Aug. 26, which was National Dog Day.
Safia Khawaja laughs as she takes pictures of her friends. Eid-ul-Fitr, an Islamic holiday which celebrates the end of Ramadan, took place at the Islamic Society of Tampa Bay on July 17. "I've been coming to this mosque ever since I was little. ... All my family and friends go here so it's nice to see them," Khawaja said.
Cassandra Booth and her daughter Alyssandra Mercedes, who is in kindergarten, sit at Bellamy Elementary School in Tampa on Tuesday, Aug. 25. Bellamy's teachers dressed up as pirates for the first day of school to get students and teachers more engaged, based on a book "Teach Like a Pirate."
USF student Barbara Jimenez, 22, is lifted after being airlifted from Cuba to Tampa International Airport Jet Center on Friday, Aug. 28. She was stranded at a Cuban hospital after a serious automobile accident because her family's health insurance won't pay for a medical airlift. JET ICU did the airlift in a air ambulance for free.
Jim Slagle and his son, Zach Slagle, sift through their flooded yard in preparation to leave their house in Lutz, Fla. on Friday, Aug. 7. They rented a U-Haul truck to pack up their belongings. "I don't know how to describe it other than beyond stressful," Jim Slagle said.
World War Two veteran and Sun City Center resident John Breslin, 90, looks outside of his home as he poses for a portrait on Tuesday, Aug. 18. "If I was going to fight a war, let me fight it the way I think it should be fought," Breslin said. "I said 'I'll pick the Navy.'"
John Breslin, 90, holds hands with his wife, Rita Breslin, 87, at Palm Gardens Nursing Home in Sun City Center on Tuesday, Aug. 18. Rita lost her legs to Peripheral Arterial Disease, where blood flow loses circulation in the extremities. John and Rita said they used to dance every Saturday night.
John Breslin wheels Rita Breslin, 87 and right, to the activities room at Palm Garden Nursing Home in Sun City Center on Thursday, Aug. 27.
World War Two veteran and Sun City Center resident John Breslin, 90, sits at the Alpha Pizza House, a restaurant in Apollo Beach. The owner, Nick Egarhos, said Breslin has gone to the establishment religiously on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
World War Two veteran and Sun City Center resident John Breslin, 90, dances with Ruskin resident Marie Johnson. She said she has known him for years because she often comes on Tuesdays.
"He's very good [at dancing.] The ladies all ask him, he rarely sits down," Johnson said.
World War Two veteran and Sun City Center resident John Breslin, 90, looks at old photos from his service. Breslin said he was glad to serve on his submarine, the USS Cavalla. "Whenever trouble came ... we could always just dive and get away from it," Breslin said.
John Breslin, 90, kisses his wife, Rita Breslin, 87, goodbye at Palm Gardens Nursing Home in Sun City Center on Tuesday, Aug. 18. Rita lost her legs to Peripheral Arterial Disease. John visits her every day, twice. "As far as I'm concerned she's my whole life," Breslin said.