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Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014

Business News

Some Tampa flights impacted by Chicago fire

A fire at at a traffic control facility in Chicago has delayed all flights in and out of the city, including several leaving or arriving at Tampa International Airport.
Published: 09/26/14

Tourism conference coming to Tampa in 2015

TAMPA — Hot shots in the Florida travel trade industry will become Tampa tourists next year when they converge on the area for their annual conference.
Published: 09/25/14
Updated: 09/26/14
Tampa companies hope to cash in on drones

Tampa companies hope to cash in on drones

The Federal Aviation Administration has authorized the use of drones for movie and television production.
Published: 09/25/14
Updated: 09/26/14

3 bid to design, build S.R. 56 extension to U.S. 301

WESLEY CHAPEL — Tampa- based Pepper Contracting is one of three Florida construction companies bidding to build the $60 million State Road 56 extension in southern Pasco County....
Published: 09/25/14
Local contest draws national attention to Carnegie’s libraries

Local contest draws national attention to Carnegie’s libraries

TAMPA — Andrew Carnegie, the foreign-born steel baron and philanthropist who gave his adopted country a patriotic embrace, earned the nickname “Star-Spangled Scotsman” in his time.
Published: 09/25/14
Vinik partners with Bill Gates company in Channel District development

Vinik partners with Bill Gates company in Channel District development

Jeff Vinik is bringing in a partner with far more resources for what could be a billion-dollar redevelopment around the Amalie Arena where his team plays: Bill Gates.
Published: 09/25/14

Restaurateur to speak

The Centre Club welcomes Jack Murray III, president and CEO of JKM Restaurant Partners LLC, to its Thought Leader Community Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Friday at The Centre Club, 123 S. West Shore Blvd. in Tampa.
Published: 09/25/14

South County Job Fair

The South County Job Fair is taking place from 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday at the Hillsborough Community College SouthShore Campus, 551 24th St. N.E. in Ruskin. A host of Tampa Bay area employers will be offering on-the-spot interviews to potential empl...
Published: 09/25/14

SBRN networking luncheon

The Small Business Resource Network’s October networking luncheon takes place at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at The Centre Club, 123 S. West Shore Blvd. in Tampa. The SRBN is a partner of the Florida Small Business Development Center at the Universit...
Published: 09/25/14

Franchising basics

Business experts from FranNet and Score will answer your questions about business and franchising basics at a Franchising 101 program at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Palm Harbor Library, 2330 Nebraska Ave. in Palm Harbor. Learn about the advantages to starting ...
Published: 09/25/14