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Charity Casino Night

Leadership Brandon is hosting its 15th annual Casino Night from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Friday at The Regent, 6437 Watson Road in Riverview. Relax and enjoy casino games while reconnecting with old friends and meeting new ones. Your $45 ticket is all inclusi...
Published: 08/29/14

Market your business

The South Tampa Chamber of Commerce presents a program on How to Market Your Business Through your Chamber Membership from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Friday at Troy University, 5201 W. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa. Find out how to market your business to Chamber members...
Published: 08/29/14

Business leaders return

Tampa Bay Business Owners will be welcoming back three respected business leaders to find out where their businesses have gone at its Main Event, from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at The Centre Club, 123 S. West Shore Blvd. in Tampa.
Published: 08/29/14

SRBN hosts luncheon

The Small Business Resource Network is hosting a Networking Luncheon with feature presentation at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Centre Club, 123 S. West Shore Blvd. in Tampa. The luncheon includes an entrepreneurial panel of successful business owners ...
Published: 08/29/14
Developer buys city housing project near UT

Developer buys city housing project near UT

A private land developer this week closed on a deal to purchase a major downtown housing project along North Boulevard, marking yet another step toward the city’s vision of creating a thriving, mixed-use neighborhood in the area north of Kenne...
Published: 08/28/14
Updated: 08/29/14
Tampa festival showcases films made in 48 hours

Tampa festival showcases films made in 48 hours

TAMPA — At a picnic bench in St. Petersburg, a man dressed for bondage joins four men in blood-stained hazmat suits, two female fairies and a mother holding a baby doll. They belt out “Happy Birthday.”
Published: 08/26/14
Updated: 08/29/14

Eviction suit filed against Copperfish

Restaurateur Gordon Davis, owner of the Tampa property where the Copperfish restaurant operates, has filed an eviction lawsuit against the restaurant, claiming more than $1.3 million in unpaid rent.
Published: 08/28/14

Apple to unveil next products at Sept. 9 event

SAN FRANCISCO — Apple’s latest product launch will be in a setting that holds a special place in its history, signaling how big this event is for the company.
Published: 08/28/14
Writers’ own hardships inspire Tampa theater festival plays

Writers’ own hardships inspire Tampa theater festival plays

TAMPA — William Newkirk sat by his mother’s side for 22 days as she waited to die.
Published: 08/28/14
Mistreating dog costs CEO $100,000, 1,000 hours but not job

Mistreating dog costs CEO $100,000, 1,000 hours but not job

The CEO of sports concessionaire giant Centerplate has been placed on probation by the company — and requiring him to make a $100,000 donation to establish an animal charity — after investigating a video showing him mistreating a dog. ...
Published: 08/28/14