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Gasparilla Festival of Arts award winners

The 45th Annual Raymond James Gasparilla Festival of the Arts took place at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park over the weekend. The winners:
Updated: 6 hours ago
Will Smith’s ‘Focus’ tops box office with $19.1 million

Will Smith’s ‘Focus’ tops box office with $19.1 million

NEW YORK – Will Smith’s con-man caper “Focus” disrobed “Fifty Shades of Grey” at the box office, but the film’s modest $19.1 million opening still left questions about the drawing power of the once uns...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Rain doesn’t cut the custard at Flan Fest

Rain doesn’t cut the custard at Flan Fest

Rain showers through much of Saturday didn’t dampen enthusiasm at the 12th annual Flan Fest in Tampa’s Ybor City.
Published: 02/28/15
‘House of Cards’ dealt Netflix a winning hand

‘House of Cards’ dealt Netflix a winning hand

SAN FRANCISCO – Even if it never wins another award, “House of Cards” already ranks among the most influential series in television history.
Published: 02/28/15

Liberal group steps up attacks on O’Reilly

NEW YORK – Following several stories questioning Bill O’Reilly’s past reporting, a liberal media watchdog has ordered its researchers to comb through years of the Fox News Channel host’s writings, radio and television show...
Published: 02/27/15
Busch Gardens reveals full food and wine festival concert lineup

Busch Gardens reveals full food and wine festival concert lineup

Daughtry, Collective Soul and KC and the Sunshine Band have been added to the concert lineup for Busch Gardens’ new food and wine festival.
Published: 02/27/15
Busch Gardens prepares for Food & Wine Fest

Busch Gardens prepares for Food & Wine Fest

TAMPA — Busch Gardens Tampa is prepping for its newest spring event — it’s inaugural Food & Wine Festival.
Published: 02/27/15

Magazine names Amalie Arena world’s fourth-best venue

Amalie Arena in Tampa is one of the world’s best entertainment and sports venues, according to a trade publication.
Published: 02/27/15
Cho ready for a raging good time at Tampa Improv

Cho ready for a raging good time at Tampa Improv

Margaret Cho is getting real. The veteran comic will wax about her anger, heartbreak and issues affecting the world when she performs Friday and Saturday at the Tampa Improv.
Published: 02/27/15
‘Bright Lights, Big City’ musical rocks back to ‘80s drug scene

‘Bright Lights, Big City’ musical rocks back to ‘80s drug scene

“Bright Lights, Big City,” a rock musical set against the decadent party and drug scene of New York City in the 1980s, is the next production of the freeFall Theatre in St. Petersburg.
Published: 02/27/15