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Dolphin Tale sequel has a new tale to tell

Dolphin Tale sequel has a new tale to tell

CLEARWATER — In December 2010, cast and crew of the film “A Dolphin Tale” were in the middle of their wrap party at a nearby restaurant when rescuers pulled up to Clearwater Marine Aquarium in a wildlife ambulance with a dolphin ...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Concert review: Fray put Clearwater in eye of ‘Hurricane’

Concert review: Fray put Clearwater in eye of ‘Hurricane’

CLEARWATER — From the looks of Monday night’s performance at Ruth Eckerd Hall, The Fray have undergone a makeover.
Published: 07/21/14
Louis C.K., Ansari to headline comedy tour in Tampa

Louis C.K., Ansari to headline comedy tour in Tampa

Louis C.K. and Aziz Ansari are among the acts coming to the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in August for what is being billed as “the world’s biggest comedy tour.”
Published: 07/21/14
West Coast Players festival packs entertainment into one act

West Coast Players festival packs entertainment into one act

Hidden behind an unassuming strip mall storefront, lawyers, college kids, retirees and children as young as 9 brought their dreams to life Sunday afternoon, performing for their final sold out fundraising show.
Published: 07/20/14
Film, TV legend James Garner dies at 86

Film, TV legend James Garner dies at 86

NEW YORK – Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety.
Published: 07/20/14
'Apes' outmuscles 'The Purge' at box office

'Apes' outmuscles 'The Purge' at box office

NEW YORK — The summer box office continued to lack mojo, as the R-rated “Sex Tape” failed to turn on moviegoers on a weekend where “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” maintained its rule.
Published: 07/20/14
Local Elvis fans show burning love for idol

Local Elvis fans show burning love for idol

PLANT CITY — Some of the area's biggest Elvis fans showed off their best pelvis thrusts and lip curls Saturday as they vied for the chance to represent the Tampa Bay area in a national impersonator contest next month. ...
Published: 07/19/14
Updated: 07/20/14
Tampa man’s crimes as youth yield ‘15 to Life,’ a documentary

Tampa man’s crimes as youth yield ‘15 to Life,’ a documentary

TAMPA — When Kenneth Young was 14, his mother’s crack dealer told him he’d kill her unless the boy agreed to help him rob people.
Published: 07/20/14
Visitors have a ball at Youth Sports Expo

Visitors have a ball at Youth Sports Expo

Young athletes, parents, coaches and others turned out Saturday for the Tampa Bay Youth Sports Expo at the Tampa Convention Center in downtown Tampa. The one-day event featured an appearance by former Tampa Bay Buccaneer and future Pro Football Hall ...
Published: 07/19/14
Tween metal band plans book after signing $1.8 million record deal

Tween metal band plans book after signing $1.8 million record deal

NEW YORK – The teen metal band Unlocking the Truth, which recently signed a multi-album deal with Sony worth up to $1.8 million, plans to release a book next year.
Published: 07/19/14