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Friday, Oct 31, 2014

Free and Cheap

A deals blog by Janine Dorsey

Janine Dorsey loves to save money: it doesn’t matter if it’s hers or someone else’s. She rounds up all the best deals and freebies to be found in the Tampa Bay area -  in shopping, dining, entertainment and more – to help you save, too.

Free shredding in Largo, Land O’ Lakes

Published:   |   Updated: October 24, 2014 at 12:51 PM

Free shredding in Largo, Land O’ Lakes Cooper Financial Services is hosting a free identity theft seminar with no-cost document shredding by Shred360 on Saturday, Nov. 1 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Pumpkin Fest features cornucopia of fall flavors

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Pumpkin Fest features cornucopia of fall flavors
The weather is touch and go when it comes to feeling like fall, but The Fresh Market will be all autumn this weekend.

Breast cancer community health event includes free lunch

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Breast cancer community health event includes free lunch
Moffitt Cancer Center is offering a free community event to bring attention to breast health this week.

Free flu shots in Pinellas Park

Published:   |   Updated: October 22, 2014 at 01:18 PM

Free flu shots in Pinellas Park It’s no trick! The Florida Department of Health in Pinellas Park is treating citizens to a free flu shot right before Halloween.

Costumed characters get free doughnut treats on Halloween

Published:   |   Updated: October 22, 2014 at 12:52 PM

Costumed characters get free doughnut treats on Halloween It doesn’t matter if you are a “mummy” or a daddy, treats aren’t just for kids at Halloween - anyone sporting a creepy costume or ghoulish getup can score at Krispy Kreme.

Costumed kids eat free on Halloween

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Costumed kids eat free on Halloween
Kids in costume can eat for free when they visit any participating Tampa Bay area Beef O’Brady’s on Halloween.

Donate food items, score free movie tickets

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Donate food items, score free movie tickets
Studio Movie Grill is celebrating their grand opening this weekend at University Mall with free movies.

Bike safety classes feature free gear

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Bike safety classes feature free gear
With the weather becoming more pleasant lately, more bicyclists may be choosing to be on the roads.

Costumed kids can score dinner, treats at Ikea

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Costumed kids can score dinner, treats at Ikea
Kids in costumes can get into the halloween ‘spirit’ early when they score treats and a free meal at Ikea’s annual ‘Trick or Treat’ event.

Tampa home improvement course just $50 after waiver

Published:   |   Updated: October 17, 2014 at 09:45 AM

Tampa home improvement course just $50 after waiver 
D.I.Y. can be free and cheap when you register for a home improvement course through the City of Tampa.