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Wow That’s Fresh preps for its debut in Brandon

Wow That’s Fresh preps for its debut in Brandon

If the lime green facade and provocative abbreviation — “WTF” — can bring in the crowds, the owners of the new Wow That’s Fresh restaurant hope the food will keep them coming back....
Updated: 8 hours ago

Sears refutes store-closing report

NEW YORK – Sears Holdings Corp. discredited a report today that says it will be shuttering 116 Sears and Kmart stores, resulting in the layoffs of more than 6,000 workers.
Updated: 13 hours ago

Visit Tampa Bay honors seven for bringing tourist dollars

TAMPA —Visit Tampa Bay shined the light Thursday on seven individuals who helped bring in millions in tourism dollars this year.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Early Apple computer sells for $905K at auction

Early Apple computer sells for $905K at auction

NEW YORK — A vintage Apple computer that was one of only 50 made in Steve Jobs’ garage in 1976 has sold for $905,000 at auction in New York City.
Published: 10/22/14

BofA to refund Apple Pay customers charged twice

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Published: 10/22/14

State regulators approve new electric rates

TALLAHASSEE – Florida regulators are signing off on new rates for three of the state’s biggest power companies that will result in some customers paying less.
Published: 10/22/14

Camel maker Reynolds snuffs out workplace smoking

RICHMOND, Va.– Camel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is snuffing out smoking in its offices and buildings.
Published: 10/22/14

Air bag warning increased to 7.8 million vehicles

DETROIT — The U.S. government is telling 3 million more car owners to get their air bags repaired immediately, but its message has generated some confusion about which cars are actually affected.
Published: 10/22/14
Riverview theater set; Studio Movie Grill opening in Tampa

Riverview theater set; Studio Movie Grill opening in Tampa

The Riverview area will soon have its own movie megaplex, as Michigan-based Goodrich Quality Theaters announced plans to build a first-run movie complex at the location of Interstate 75 and Gibsonton Road.
Published: 10/21/14
Updated: 10/22/14
Promoter hopes private fund will lure 'The Rock' movie

Promoter hopes private fund will lure 'The Rock' movie

"Not Without Hope" is set in Clearwater and the Gulf, but the film may be shot in Louisiana.
Published: 10/22/14