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Friday, Mar 27, 2015

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Ribbon-cutting tonight for Riverwalk’s Kennedy segment

Ribbon-cutting tonight for Riverwalk’s Kennedy segment

Forty years and six mayors later, residents can finally stroll, cycle or skate nearly two continuous miles around Tampa’s downtown waterfront.
Updated: 60 mins ago
Safety Harbor SongFest returns with broader range of styles and artists

Safety Harbor SongFest returns with broader range of styles and artists

SAFETY HARBOR - After a successful launch last year, the Safety Harbor SongFest returns with bigger stages, new sponsors, a new name, a wider range of musical styles and some well-known headliners such as the popular progressive bluegrass band The St...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Storm begin season, and hometown players have extra motivation

Storm begin season, and hometown players have extra motivation

Tampa Bay has a new quarterback, a future Hall of Fame receiver and three former local standouts on the roster as it opens the Arena Football League season tonight, hosting Cleveland at Amalie Arena.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Kanaan looking for elusive win in St. Pete grand prix

Kanaan looking for elusive win in St. Pete grand prix

Cars begin hitting the downtown streets today for the three-day event. Among the drivers hoping to start the IndyCar season right is Tony Kanaan, who is still looking for a win at St. Pete after 10 tries.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Rays Triple Play: Kiermaier shows his speed

Rays Triple Play: Kiermaier shows his speed

Kevin Kiermaier put his feet on display during the Rays' 6-5 exhibition win against the Yankees in Port Charlotte as he hustled a single to center field into a double in the second inning.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Tampa-area forecast: Cooler weekend follows today’s rain

Tampa-area forecast: Cooler weekend follows today’s rain

Keep an eye on the weather radar today.
Updated: 4 hours ago

NCAA men: Kentucky, Wisconsin, Notre Dame, Arizona advance

CLEVELAND — Sam Dekker scored a career-high 23 points, Frank Kaminsky added 19 and top-seeded Wisconsin rallied in the final 10 minutes to hold off North Carolina 79-72 on Thursday night and advance to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Tango Buenos Aires is an ode to the late Eva Perón

Tango Buenos Aires is an ode to the late Eva Perón

The fiery Tango Buenos Aires, an ensemble of dancers and musicians from Argentina, will bring impassioned choreography to the Straz Center on Sunday.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Cinderella Project helps needy Pasco girls with prom wear

Cinderella Project helps needy Pasco girls with prom wear

High school girls who need a prom dress and accessories can once again receive fashion assistance from some real fairy godmothers as the Cinderella Project returns.
Updated: 11 hours ago

Pasco mulls tighter restrictions for sex offenders

WESLEY CHAPEL - An ordinance proposed by Pasco County Commissioner Mike Moore that would force sex offenders in the county to live 2,500 feet away from places where children typically congregate was briefly discussed during this week's Board of Count...
Updated: 14 hours ago