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Friday, Aug 29, 2014

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Leno, Celtic Woman join Straz season lineup

Leno, Celtic Woman join Straz season lineup

Jay Leno, Celtic Woman and the Broadway musical “Once” have been added to the 2014-15 season at the Straz Center, it was announced Thursday.
Updated: 13 hours ago
Tampa home shows bring ‘Duck Dynasty’ star, Lego city

Tampa home shows bring ‘Duck Dynasty’ star, Lego city

Tampa will host two, separate home shows over the Labor Day weekend, each offering up hundreds of booths worth of home improvement ideas, products and advice. They offer a fun, air-conditioned way to spend an afternoon, whether you’re looking ...
Updated: 13 hours ago
How did Jolie, Pitt keep wedding private?

How did Jolie, Pitt keep wedding private?

NEW YORK – The wait is finally over: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Hollywood’s reigning royal couple, have tied the knot.
Updated: 14 hours ago
History Center's 'Spirited' Prohibition exhibit examines Tampa's speakeasy era

History Center's 'Spirited' Prohibition exhibit examines Tampa's speakeasy era

During the 1920s, when public consumption of alcoholic was outlawed and the legal sale of booze dried up, Tampa became one of the “wettest” places in the nation.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Best Bets: Things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Best Bets: Things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Not sure what to do this week? Don't worry, we've got you covered. Here are our editors' picks for things to do in Tampa this Labor Day weekend, from a pair of home shows to get your house looking right, to a lighted boat parade and fireworks over th...
Updated: 16 hours ago
Fireworks, lighted boat parade return to Tampa waterfront for Labor Day weekend

Fireworks, lighted boat parade return to Tampa waterfront for Labor Day weekend

Fireworks will light the sky while decorated boats illuminate the water below on Sunday at the second annual Light The Night Labor Day celebration on Tampa's downtown waterfront.
Updated: 19 hours ago
Music, food, crafts and more await visitors to GeckoFest

Music, food, crafts and more await visitors to GeckoFest

GULFPORT — More than 30,000 visitors are expected to wander up and down Beach Boulevard in Gulfport Saturday, some of them dressed like lizards.
Updated: 19 hours ago
Umphrey’s McGee will rock St. Pete with a sense of humor

Umphrey’s McGee will rock St. Pete with a sense of humor

Umphrey’s McGee is back rocking. “Similar Skin,” the band’s eighth album, is a welcome return to a combination of prog-rock meets psychedelic rock.
Updated: 20 hours ago
ZZ Top concert in Tampa rescheduled due to injury

ZZ Top concert in Tampa rescheduled due to injury

ZZ Top has changed the date of a concert at the MidFlorida Amphitheater after bassist Dusty Hill injured his hip Tuesday night, promoter Live Nation said.
Updated: 20 hours ago
‘As Above, So Below’ horror flick set in catacombs

‘As Above, So Below’ horror flick set in catacombs

“Abandon all hope, ye who enter here,” is the inscription uncovered by a gang of 20-something treasure hunters in the catacomb-hopping horror flick, “As Above, So Below.” But the warning could easily apply to viewers checking ...
Updated: 21 hours ago