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Hillsborough moves ahead on amateur sports complex

Hillsborough moves ahead on amateur sports complex

TAMPA — Two years after pledging $15 million for an amateur sports complex, Hillsborough County commissioners are ready to start searching for land and seeking bids from companies interested in building and operating the fields....
Published: 11/25/14
Updated: 11/26/14
Retailers in a tizzy to grab holiday dollars

Retailers in a tizzy to grab holiday dollars

Is it possible this holiday season could be more nuts than ever?
Published: 11/25/14
Updated: 11/26/14
Tampa airport still faces congestion even at construction’s completion

Tampa airport still faces congestion even at construction’s completion

TAMPA — With the first phase of its master plan getting underway next week, Tampa International Airport is on its way to smooth flying, or so it would seem.
Published: 11/25/14

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