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Get ready to roar, get ‘Kinky’ in upcoming Straz season

Get ready to roar, get ‘Kinky’ in upcoming Straz season

Insert a circle of life joke here — “The Lion King” is returning to the Straz Center.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Plant City High junior crowned Florida Strawberry Festival queen

Plant City High junior crowned Florida Strawberry Festival queen

PLANT CITY — A 17-year-old Plant City High School junior was crowned Saturday as the new Florida Strawberry Festival queen.
Updated: 13 hours ago
Festival draws art fans to St. Pete waterfront

Festival draws art fans to St. Pete waterfront

ST. PETERSBURG — At this weekend’s waterfront arts festival, there are enormous globes of colorful glass and hazy seascapes painted on big canvasses. But none of the work on display draws as many stares and selfies as the giant steel sc...
Updated: 18 hours ago
Here are 10 Super Bowl ads we’re already talking about

Here are 10 Super Bowl ads we’re already talking about

NEW YORK — It’s almost showtime.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Busch Gardens' coaster Gwazi ends its run Sunday

Busch Gardens' coaster Gwazi ends its run Sunday

Renowned and rib-rattling, Busch Gardens' only wooden roller coaster will soon join a dying part of Americana: fast, shaky rides on rails supported by towering piles of lumber.
Published: 01/30/15
Updated: 01/31/15

Pasco festival seeks films to show

NEW PORT RICHEY — The Thomas Meighan Project is accepting films to be shown at its 2015 Thomas Meighan Film Festival on May 1-2 at the Richey Suncoast Theatre.
Published: 02/01/15
Downtown Tampa concert kicks off Gasparilla festivities

Downtown Tampa concert kicks off Gasparilla festivities

The rowdy Gasparilla festivities don’t begin until Saturday’s pirate invasion and parade, but folks can get in the swashbuckling mood with a street party today at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park in downtown Tampa....
Published: 01/30/15
Still the one we want: Newton-John to play Capitol Theatre

Still the one we want: Newton-John to play Capitol Theatre

From being a big-screen sweetheart to getting “Physical” in an ’80s music video, Olivia Newton-John has rarely missed a beat when it comes to making audiences swoon with her angelic voice and girl-next-door charm.
Published: 01/29/15
Updated: 01/30/15
Gasparilla is calmer but still raucous enough to shiver your timbers

Gasparilla is calmer but still raucous enough to shiver your timbers

The 100th Gasparilla Pirate Fest invades the city on Saturday with bedecked buccaneers, booze and a bounty of beads to share with a projected crowd of hundreds of thousands — but it won’t be like the bacchanal of years past.
Published: 01/29/15
Updated: 01/30/15
Katy Perry says halftime performance will make you ‘Roar’

Katy Perry says halftime performance will make you ‘Roar’

PHOENIX – Katy Perry says her Super Bowl halftime performance will make you “Roar” – with animals.
Published: 01/29/15