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Thursday, Nov 27, 2014

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On That Note: This week’s best concerts in the Tampa area

On That Note: This week’s best concerts in the Tampa area

DAVE KOZ AND FRIENDS SMOOTH JAZZ CHRISTMAS
Updated: 1 hour ago
Best Bets: Fun things to do this week in Tampa Bay area

Best Bets: Fun things to do this week in Tampa Bay area

Not sure what to do this week? Don't worry, we've got you covered. Here are our editors' picks, from a Florida Orchestra-Pixar mashup to the stage version of “Dirty Dancing” opening at the Straz Center.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Many places to see Christmas lights in Tampa Bay area

Many places to see Christmas lights in Tampa Bay area

Looking for something to do with out-of-town visitors other than squeeze your way thought the aisles at a big box store on Black Friday?
Updated: 10 hours ago
Star-studded Thanksgiving ‘dog-a-thon’ is new kind of TV special

Star-studded Thanksgiving ‘dog-a-thon’ is new kind of TV special

LOS ANGELES – Oscar winner Hilary Swank is unleashing some serious star power to help rescue dogs get adopted by families who want to make a difference on Thanksgiving – or those who just want to watch terriers instead of touchdowns on TV...
Updated: 11 hours ago
Crowds celebrate at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Crowds celebrate at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

NEW YORK — Spectators of all ages are oohing and ahhing as giant inflated characters wind their way through Manhattan in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Patel center looks ahead after 10 years teaching arts

Patel center looks ahead after 10 years teaching arts

Blake High School sophomore, Shelby Ronea, 15, has accomplished quite a bit in her fledgling acting career. It all started at the Patel Conservatory at the David A. Straz Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Tampa.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Helium  gives Macy’s Thanksgiving parade a lift

Helium gives Macy’s Thanksgiving parade a lift

NEW YORK – It’ll never rank up there with turkey and pumpkin pie, but for millions of Americans the Thanksgiving experience just wouldn’t be the same without ... helium.
Updated: 23 hours ago
Customers enjoy bowl-ing at Fresh Kitchen in SoHo

Customers enjoy bowl-ing at Fresh Kitchen in SoHo

When you think about fast food, many don’t necessarily think about healthy eating, but Fresh Kitchen, which recently opened its doors in SoHo, is changing that perception with its healthy bowls....
Published: 11/26/14
Cracker will preview new music at Skipper’s concert

Cracker will preview new music at Skipper’s concert

After Camper Van Beethoven petered out at the dawn of the ’90s due to their fans’ inexplicable lack of interest, singer-songwriter David Lowery formed Cracker 23-years ago.
Published: 11/26/14
‘Dirty Dancing’ opening at Straz Center

‘Dirty Dancing’ opening at Straz Center

Continuing the trend of turning popular movies from the past into stage musicals, “Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage,” opens at the Straz Center on Tuesday.
Published: 11/26/14