TBO.com: Tampa Bay Online, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times - breaking news and weather.
Monday, Sep 01, 2014

Food News

A dish to please everyone — including the cook — on Labor Day

A dish to please everyone — including the cook — on Labor Day

The origins of Labor Day aren’t grandiose. In the late 19th century, President Grover Cleveland quashed a major railway strike that threatened the delivery of federal mail. Days later, as a consolation prize, he signed a law making it a nation...
Published: 08/31/14
Appliances make tailgating a lot more fun

Appliances make tailgating a lot more fun

Now is the season when we combine our avid interest in drinking adult beverages with our white-hot passion for watching millionaires, hundredthousandaires and athlete scholars chase an oblong hunk of inflated leather.
Published: 08/29/14
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...
Published: 08/28/14
Orlando burger bar Graffiti Junktion opens first Tampa area location

Orlando burger bar Graffiti Junktion opens first Tampa area location

The management team of the new Graffiti Junktion, 11401 N. 56th St., believes it has much more to offer than the typical sports bar.
Published: 08/27/14
Tampa's Max & Chz  offers a dozen styles of mac and cheese

Tampa's Max & Chz offers a dozen styles of mac and cheese

A new restaurant quietly opened its doors near the University of Tampa this month with a simple goal: dole out cheesy, gooey pans of hot macaroni and cheese to students looking for something fast, inexpensive and comforting near campus.
Published: 08/26/14
Ulele's debut adds glitz to Florida flavors

Ulele's debut adds glitz to Florida flavors

The restaurant opens for dinner tonight at 5 p.m. A formal ribbon-cutting for the renovated 112-year-old former municipal water works building along the Hillsborough River north of downtown will take place at 4 p.m.
Published: 08/25/14
Updated: 08/26/14
Burger King may purchase Tim Hortons, move to Canada

Burger King may purchase Tim Hortons, move to Canada

MIAMI — Burger King is in talks to buy doughnut chain Tim Hortons and create a new holding company headquartered in Canada, a move that could shave its tax bill.
Published: 08/25/14

TBO Seen: Check the 'wow factor' at Ulele

Published: 08/25/14
Checking out Tampa’s ‘best chicken’

Checking out Tampa’s ‘best chicken’

I’ll admit the sign got my attention.
Published: 08/24/14
Tampa’s prohibition Repeal Day Party will be four-day celebration

Tampa’s prohibition Repeal Day Party will be four-day celebration

TAMPA — The city’s biggest craft cocktail celebration is about to get bigger.
Published: 08/22/14