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Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014

Janine Dorsey

TBO.com

Humane Society offers ‘doorbuster’ deals on pets for Black Friday

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Forget about acquiring more “stuff” on Black Friday. Why not instead treat yourself to a new best friend?

Free hardware store clinics help kids build and grow

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Kids have two opportunities to make items for holiday giving at upcoming Home Depot workshops.

More gift card deals added to roundup of bonus offers

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Gift cards are a great option for sending love to friends and family near and far.

Lightning lets students rush for cheap game seats

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Students with valid I.D. can save big on home Tampa Bay Lightning games with the Subway Student Rush.

Donate at Sunshine Thrift for discount coupon

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Generous donors can reap the rewards this holiday season at Sunshine Thrift Store.

AmEx cardholders earn rewards on Small Business Saturday

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American Express cardholders who support local vendors on Small Business Saturday will be rewarded for their generosity in the community.

Free and cheap Thanksgiving week fun for kids

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Kids out of school this holiday week will be wanting to do one of two things: catch up on their sleep or have some fun.

Gibsonton Dollar General grand opening celebrating with giveaways

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The newest Tampa Bay area Dollar General location is coming to Gibsonton this weekend.

Free laundry services Saturday in Tarpon Springs

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Those needing some extra assistance to make it through the holidays can get some help this weekend by way of loads of fresh, clean clothes.

Donate food, get a free drink at SoHo’s Ciccio’s

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Ciccio’s/ Water is holding a Thanksgiving food drive this week to benefit Metropolitan Ministries.

Free acupuncture treatment in Seminole Heights

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A local business wants you to forget about Black Friday and instead “buy nothing” on that day.

Donate canned good, get free dessert at Longhorn

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Through Thursday, Nov. 20 donate a non-perishable food item at a participating Tampa Bay area LongHorn Steakhouse and you will get a free dessert for your table.

Donate food, see Pedro Lima comedy show free

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Side Splitters comedy fans can catch a free Pedro Lima show this month when they donate nonperishable food ite...

AAA offers free tow for intoxicated drivers Thanksgiving weekend

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If close quarters with relatives over Thanksgiving drives you to drink, don’t risk a DUI or worse. Just call (855) 2-TOW-2-GO for a confidential tow within a 10-mile radius to a safe location.

Subway shows customer appreciation with $2 sandwiches

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December is known for a lot of things, but maybe not sandwiches.

Roll up your sleeves to earn free seafood fest admission

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Healthy people age 16 and up can score free admission to this weekend’s Seaboard Seafood Fest when they take the time to donate blood at the event.

Download Chick-fil-A app, get free breakfast entree

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Finding a Chick-fil-A on the go just got that much easier with the introduction of a new downloadable app for iPhones and Androids.

Charter school fair includes free dental, health screenings

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Students in grades kindergarten through 12 and their families are invited to explore local charter school options and take advantage of free dental and health screenings this weekend.

Honor roll kids skate for free this weekend at United Skates

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Treat your smarty-pants kids to a fun weekend treat without breaking the bank.

Annual Goodwill sale includes dollars-off coupons

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Dollars-off coupons are only offered once a year by Suncoast Goodwill stores, but when they are, they come at a good time.

Holiday events in Ybor feature free food and more

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Get into the holiday spirit with some free holiday events in Ybor City next week.

Enjoy Busch Gardens for just $30

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It’s a Busch Gardens three-fer: get some exercise, support wildlife conservation and have some fun at the park.

Free coffee all week at Brunchies of Tampa

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Brunchies of Tampa is celebrating ten years in business and you can claim the giveaways.

Freebies and deals abound to celebrate Veterans Day

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Veterans Day is the annual holiday to pause and reflect on what our country's service members have sacrificed so that we remain free.

Free sample roundup

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Send some fun and freebies to your mailbox when you sign up for free samples online.

Free baklava from Little Greek

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How are you celebrating National Baklava Day?

Free 60-day BJ’s trial

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Wanna try before you buy one of those warehouse club memberships?

See a ‘chick flick’ on the big screen for just $2

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Newly opened Studio Movie Grill, the first-run in-theater diner, offers a regular Girls Night Out discount deal the second Wednesday of every month.

Blood donors treated to Chili’s discount, movie ticket

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Healthy blood donors age 16 and up can get rewarded when they share the ‘wealth’ at an upcoming blood drive.

Free coffee for voters at Dough

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The vote you cast on Tuesday may or may not get you a new governor in the capitol or that amendment to go your way, but it will at least get you some free coffee.

First in line at ‘new’ Chick-fil-A score gift cards

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Those in the Westchase area who have been missing their Chick-fil-A will be happy to know that it will return this week.

Save at Polk museum with ‘I Voted’ sticker

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Weekend early voters, save those stickers and save!

Free admission deals at Hillsborough Fair this weekend

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The Hillsborough County Fair is in its final weekend and there’s a couple of free admission deals on offer.

10 last-minute Halloween costumes from the headlines

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Struggling to find a last minute idea for a Halloween costume? Do like us and look no further than the daily newspaper.

Donate food, meet the big cats

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Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary is hosting ia family-friendly ‘Wild-O-Ween’ festival all Halloween weekend featuring free admission for kids.

Kids in costume admitted free at Dinosaur World

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Get your scare on all Halloween weekend among terrifyingly toothsome, towering beasts.

Free books for Hillsborough trick-or-treaters

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Before your head out to gather sugary treats for your tummy, stop by your local Hillsborough County library for a treat that has no fat or calories for your mind.

Donate food, get free salon services

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Remington College’s Salon is trading cuts for canned goods in November.

More Tampa Bay area free flu shots

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Haven’t gotten your flu shot yet this year?

Scare up a BOO-rito bowl for just $3 at Chipotle

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Make that zombie-ninja-werewolf costume that you labored so hard over go to work for you for a change.

Free coffee at South Tampa Kahwa today

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Kahwa Coffee is celebrating their first anniversary of the Henderson Boulevard location in South Tampa today.

Free shredding in Largo, Land O’ Lakes

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Cooper Financial Services is hosting a free identity theft seminar with no-cost document shredding by Shred360 on Saturday, Nov. 1 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Pumpkin Fest features cornucopia of fall flavors

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The weather is touch and go when it comes to feeling like fall, but The Fresh Market will be all autumn this weekend.

Halloween kids-eat-free deals on offer

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It won’t be hard to scare up a free dinner for your kids on Halloween this year.

Breast cancer community health event includes free lunch

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Moffitt Cancer Center is offering a free community event to bring attention to breast health this week.

Free flu shots in Pinellas Park

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It’s no trick! The Florida Department of Health in Pinellas Park is treating citizens to a free flu shot right before Halloween.

Costumed characters get free doughnut treats on Halloween

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It doesn’t matter if you are a “mummy” or a daddy, treats aren’t just for kids at Halloween - anyone sporting a creepy costume or ghoulish getup can score at Krispy Kreme.

Costumed kids eat free on Halloween

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Kids in costume can eat for free when they visit any participating Tampa Bay area Beef O’Brady’s on Halloween.

Donate food items, score free movie tickets

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Studio Movie Grill is celebrating their grand opening this weekend at University Mall with free movies.

Bike safety classes feature free gear

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With the weather becoming more pleasant lately, more bicyclists may be choosing to be on the roads.