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State regulators approve rates for Duke customers

TALLAHASSEE — State regulators are setting new rates for Duke Energy Florida customers.
Published: 11/25/14
St. Pete office tower latest purchase for equity group

St. Pete office tower latest purchase for equity group

A St. Petersburg-based equity firm is heading a joint venture to purchase its third high-rise tower in the Tampa Bay area.
Published: 11/25/14
Burger 21 brings Turducken to burger lovers

Burger 21 brings Turducken to burger lovers

In the pantheon of holiday cooking feats, perhaps no single item stands out as simultaneously so ambitious and so oddly gluttonous as the “Turducken.”
Published: 11/24/14
Start of holiday shopping blurs

Start of holiday shopping blurs

In the spirit of the holidays, forgiveness is hereby given for anyone totally confused about what “Black Friday” even means anymore.
Published: 11/24/14

Budweiser puts Clydesdales out to pasture for holidays

NEW YORK — Budweiser is putting its Clydesdale out to pasture for the holidays.
Published: 11/24/14
Election snafu could leave Dist. 64 constituents without representation

Election snafu could leave Dist. 64 constituents without representation

TAMPA — Florida’s House of Representatives voted last week to reject the results of an election, something the grayest of old timers had never seen happen in their decades roaming the Capitol’s marbled halls....
Published: 11/24/14
Hillsborough continues land search for ferry service

Hillsborough continues land search for ferry service

TAMPA — A high-speed ferry service connecting South Hillsborough County with MacDill Air Force Base has been delayed as Hillsborough County continues to look for a ferry terminal site.
Published: 11/23/14
Go gourmet on Turkey Day the easy way: Takeout

Go gourmet on Turkey Day the easy way: Takeout

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Time to order takeout.
Published: 11/23/14
Crime history might be new Tampa tourist draw

Crime history might be new Tampa tourist draw

TAMPA — The “Dolphin Tale” movie franchise branded Clearwater worldwide as a family-friendly destination.
Published: 11/23/14
Fees for Americans a sore spot in Cuba travel

Fees for Americans a sore spot in Cuba travel

TAMPA — The battle for the Cuban charter flight business out of Tampa International Airport has landed in federal court, exposing what U.S. citizens must pay the secretive Cuban government for use of Havana’s José Martí Intern...
Published: 11/23/14