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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.
Published: 08/28/14
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.
Published: 08/28/14
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.
Published: 08/27/14
Updated: 08/28/14
‘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 ...
Published: 08/28/14
James Taylor fall tour will stop in Tampa

James Taylor fall tour will stop in Tampa

James Taylor has Tampa on his mind, or at least his list, for cities he’ll visit during this fall’s U.S. tour.
Published: 08/28/14
‘November Man’ is a tired, bland Bond

‘November Man’ is a tired, bland Bond

Pierce Brosnan’s perfect hair barely budges in the breeze. He fixes his eyes in that narrowed, steely stare, and you remember, yes, he was a pretty good James Bond.
Published: 08/28/14
Diane Sawyer exits as ABC evening anchor

Diane Sawyer exits as ABC evening anchor

NEW YORK – Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC’s “World News” on Wednesday, telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the “home port” of the network’s news team each weeknight.
Published: 08/27/14
Busch Gardens offers ‘evil upgrades’ for Howl-O-Scream

Busch Gardens offers ‘evil upgrades’ for Howl-O-Scream

TAMPA — Busch Gardens is offering some “evil upgrades” to make Howl-O-Scream an even scarier event this Halloween season.
Published: 08/27/14

‘Sons of Guns’ star accused of rape, child molestation

BATON ROUGE, La. – The Discovery Channel has canceled reality TV star Will Hayden’s popular “Sons of Guns” show after his arrest on an aggravated rape charge.
Published: 08/27/14

D’oh! Homer Simpson takes the ice bucket challenge

Mmmm, ALS ice bucket challenge.
Published: 08/27/14