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Tueaday Career Fair

CareerSource Tampa Bay hosts its second Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at TPepin’s Hospitality Centre, 4121 N. 50th St., Tampa. Although this event will have a focus on veterans, all job seekers are welcome after 11 a.m.
Published: 04/18/14

Customer service is topic

Working Women of Tampa Bay present a St. Pete Marketing Mastermind Breakfast on the topic of quality customer service, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Ricky P’s Orleans Bistro, 1113 Central Ave. in St. Petersburg. Coffee and a light breakfast ...
Published: 04/18/14
Company signs contingency deal to buy Walden Lake golf club

Company signs contingency deal to buy Walden Lake golf club

Coastal Companies' deal for the property is contingent on the city rezoning 131 acres for development, mostly on a closed golf course known as The Hills.
Published: 04/16/14
Updated: 04/18/14
Dick's Sporting Goods to open in WestShore Plaza

Dick's Sporting Goods to open in WestShore Plaza

If all goes according to plan, the massive Dick's Sporting Goods flagship store will open April 25 with Under Armour T-shirt giveaways and a 4,000-gallon “Dick's Bass Tank” to try fishing.
Published: 04/14/14
Updated: 04/18/14
Shipping container design keeps new Ferg’s mobile

Shipping container design keeps new Ferg’s mobile

Care to have a beer and brat in a shipping container down by the Forum?
Published: 04/17/14
Updated: 04/18/14
Airport, crews rehearse for real emergency

Airport, crews rehearse for real emergency

Tampa International Airport and local emergency responders conducted a full-scale emergency exercise Thursday. The exercise simulated an aircraft crash and was intended to evaluate the effectiveness of the community’s ability to respond to it....
Published: 04/17/14

FDIC sues officers of failed Superior Bank of Tampa

Federal banking regulators are suing the officers of the failed Superior Bank of Tampa, claiming they broke their own internal rules and made many improper loans that helped doom the bank.
Published: 04/17/14
New Facebook feature lets you know which friends are nearby

New Facebook feature lets you know which friends are nearby

NEW YORK — Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are in close proximity using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.
Published: 04/17/14

Target expands items available via subscription service tenfold

NEW YORK – Target is vastly expanding the goods available to order by subscription as it fends off its biggest nontraditional retail rival, Amazon.
Published: 04/17/14

Fewer local mortgages ‘seriously underwater’

The housing market improved in the Tampa Bay region and nationwide during the first three months of 2014 with regard to home mortgages that remain “seriously underwater” — with a balance that exceed a home’s value by at l...
Published: 04/17/14