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Tampa Bay area tourism booming

Tampa Bay area tourism booming

ST. PETERSBURG — Visitors prize Pinellas County for its white, sandy beaches, art museums and movie star dolphin.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Seminole Heights adding even more hip, funky dining options

Seminole Heights adding even more hip, funky dining options Video

The Fodder & Shine building site is a frenzy of construction, with contractors of all sorts trying to make a deadline for a soft opening for the Florida Cracker cuisine restaurant in early December, thus adding yet another funky destination to the gr...
Published: 10/19/14
Tampa Bay area drywall giant calling all DIYers

Tampa Bay area drywall giant calling all DIYers

GIBSONTON — Residential construction is ramping back up in the Tampa Bay area, but not nearly to the extent it occurred before the Great Recession.
Published: 10/19/14
Tampa’s streetcar fest offers glimpse into past, future

Tampa’s streetcar fest offers glimpse into past, future

TAMPA — With about 100,000 passengers a year, most of them tourists, the old-fashioned streetcars that rumble down Ybor City’s streets are more novelty than mass-transit.
Published: 10/18/14
Achievers

Achievers

Seminole Kiwanis Club elects new officers
Published: 10/19/14

Facebook unfriends federal drug agency

WASHINGTON – Facebook wants assurances from the Drug Enforcement Administration that it’s not operating any more fake profile pages as part of ongoing investigations.
Published: 10/17/14

New Seminole Heights eateries offer unique experiences Video

Quite a few restaurants, breweries and other eateries are choosing the bungalow-heavy neighborhood to set down roots.
Published: 10/17/14
Studio Movie Grill prepares for University Mall premiere

Studio Movie Grill prepares for University Mall premiere

Guests of the new Studio Movie Grill may find that the most striking feature of the dinner-with-a-movie location is the food.
Published: 10/17/14

Florida’s jobless rate dips to 6.1%

Tribune staff
Published: 10/17/14

Small business gala

The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce presents the Small Business of the Year Awards Gala on Thursday at the Sheraton Tampa East Hotel, 10221 Princess Palm Ave., Tampa. A cocktail reception at 6 p.m. will be followed by dinner at 7 p.m.
Published: 10/17/14