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Friday, Oct 24, 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.

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.

Chick-fil-A deals on Bay area calendars

Published:   |   Updated: October 16, 2014 at 12:53 PM

Chick-fil-A deals on Bay area calendars
Some Tampa Bay area Chick-fil-A locations have some upcoming events on their calendars that include freebies and deals.

Streetcar Fest features 25 cent rides

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Streetcar Fest features 25 cent rides
Take the scenic route through historic Ybor City for a song this weekend at the Streetcar Fest.

Free bike helmets for kids on Saturday

Published:   |   Updated: October 15, 2014 at 11:59 AM

Free bike helmets for kids on Saturday
Amscot Financial is once again sponsoring their annual bicycle helmet giveaway for children throughout Central Florida.

Zephyrhills Water offering free plant tours, family fun at Open House

Published:   |   Updated: October 14, 2014 at 12:28 PM

Zephyrhills Water offering free plant tours, family fun at Open House
Zephyrhills Water is celebrating 50 years in business and you’re invited to the party.

Join in coastal cleanup, score tickets to see Winter

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Join in coastal cleanup, score tickets to see Winter
Volunteers who want to join a coastal cleanup and help Keep Pinellas Beautiful, will get rewarded for their efforts.

Kids go free at Legoland with purchase of adult admission

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Kids go free at Legoland with purchase of adult admission
Kids go free at Legoland Florida with an offer from Wendy’s restaurants.

Teachers, school staff treated to free MOSI memberships

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Teachers, school staff treated to free MOSI memberships
Are you a teacher in Hillsborough, Pinellas or Pasco county?

Celebrate World Pasta Day with free bowl of noodles

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Celebrate World Pasta Day with free bowl of noodles
North Tampa’s Legacies Cucina Italiana is celebrating World Pasta Day with free pasta for everyone.

When school’s out, free (and cheap) fun is in

Published:   |   Updated: October 13, 2014 at 08:59 AM

When school’s out, free (and cheap) fun is in School is out in Hillsborough and Pasco counties on Monday, Oct. 20 so we’ve rounded up some options for free and cheap entertainment on that day.