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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

Spata, Christopher


Tampa's Max & Chz offers a dozen styles of mac and cheese


A new restaurant quietly opened its doors near the University of Tampa this month with a simple goal: dole out cheesy, gooey pans of hot macaroni and cheese to students looking for something fast, inexpensive and comfort...

Songwriters have long been in tune with Tampa

- Many musicians have managed to work the city into their lyrics as they describe its nice - and sometimes notorious - aspects.

‘The Simpsons’ marathon: 10 must-watch episodes


Hopefully, you’ve already let your boss know you’ll be on vacation until Sept. 1, and if not, just go ahead and quit right now, because FXX’s “...

‘Breaking Bad’ stars reunite for ‘Barely Legal Pawn’


Depending on who you ask, “Breaking Bad” stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul have either taken a step up or a step down from their meth manufacturing characters to become slimy pawnbrokers in a new Emmy pro...

Bucs stadium menu, like its Cuban, is more Tampa

- The team unveiled Wednesday the fruits of a year's work of planning $7 million in renovations to create a better dining experience in the stadium's main concourse.

Leto, Linkin Park different as night, day at Steinbrenner Field


The light came before the dark at George M. Steinbrenner Field on Saturday night, as a blissed-out, love me, hug me, set by Thirty Seconds to Mars gave way to an aggressive, hard-edged show by co-headliners Linkin Park.<...

Dining review: Le Meridien's Bizou Brasserie offers French comfort


When you go to Bizou Brasserie at the new Le Meridien hotel, don’t go in through the side door.

Jeff Ross will be in 'roast mode' at Tampa Oddball fest

- The "Roastmaster General" performs with Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari and a lot more comedians at the MidFlorida Amphitheatre.

What was Shaq wearing on his head at Busch Gardens?


NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal was at Busch Gardens today, hanging out in the gift shops, riding the Congo River Rapids, and inciting a mini T...

Tampa area concerts worth knowing about in August



Tampa Bay Comic Con goes for Guinness record

- Tampa Bay Comic Con wants your help breaking a Guinness World Record on Friday at the Tampa Convention Center.

Jamie Foxx as Mike Tyson in new biopic?


It looks like Jamie Foxx is going to have to dust off his famed Mike Tyson impression , and then some.

New ‘Interstellar’ trailer launches McConaughey into space


So far, Christopher Nolan’s strategy with his new film “Interstellar” has been one of total secrecy.

‘Happy’ video shows off USF campus, students’ dance moves


A communications and marketing major at the University of South Florida, has put together a video that shows off the USF Tampa and St. Pete campuses, the diversity of the student body and a lot of dance moves that range ...

‘50 Shades of Grey’ trailer will excite fans, bore newcomers


I don’t know much about the book “50 Shades of Grey” other than it’s insanely, crazy, outrageously popular and it involves a rich guy getting freaky with a necktie.

Trivia nights in Tampa draw quizzical crowds for a night out

- Several dozen team trivia nights are happening at bars and restaurants all over the Tampa Bay area each week, offering competition, prizes and a fun night out.

Weird Al Yankovic is making this a very good week


Weird Al Yankovic is blowing up the internet this week like a big, wacky atom bomb filled with frizzy hair and scraps of Hawaiian shirts.

Drone video of downtown Tampa goes viral


You’ve probably never seen Tampa like this, mostly because the technology to produce this kind of video didn’t exist until fairly recently.

Get excited for this ‘Ghostbusters’ 30th anniversary re-release trailer


Remain calm, don’t cross the streams, and if anyone asks you if you’re a god, you SAY YES.

Review: 'Marvel Universe Live!' is a family-friendly adventure

- The universe begins with a big bang. A fiery explosion shocks the audience to attention, setting in motion “Marvel Universe Live!,” an ever-expanding space of mutants, special agents, heroes, villains and stunts..

High-tech, fantasy merge in 'Marvel' show

- Feld Entertainment, behind Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Monster Jam and other big-spectacle arena shows, is set to debut its biggest yet — “Marvel Universe Live!”