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  1. Three picks: 'Vampire Lesbians,' a 'Fifty Shades' parody and open air operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Every now and then, even the most pearl-clutching theatergoer needs to venture to the wild side. Maybe some Rocky Horror .

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  2. 5 things to do under $5 Oct. 30-Nov. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    The fare is $2.50 one way, and the music plays from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday. You can catch the streetcar at Centennial Park, 1800 E Eighth Ave., Tampa, or check tecolinestreetcar.org for route maps.

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  3. Region volleyball roundup: Hillsborough takes down MitchellRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Hillsborough won a region game for the first time in its volleyball program's history, sweeping host Mitchell 26-24, 25-16, 25-19 Tuesday in the Class 6A quarterfinals. Alex Lutton's 16 kills, seven in the final set, led the Terriers , who get a rematch with district foe King.

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  4. Pile driving to last until end of year on downtown St. Pete apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    The 19-story apartment building on Third Street near Fourth Avenue S in St. Petersburg has pilings being driven as deep as 200 feet. The pounding started in April. ST.

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  5. Bucs trade safety Mark Barron to RamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Continuing to makes changes to the league's worst defense, the Bucs were sellers at Tuesday's NFL trade deadline, sending safety and former first-round pick Mark Barron to the Rams for a fourth- and sixth-round pick in the 2015 draft. The Bucs, off to a 1-6 start under coach Lovie Smith, also traded away a former starter in linebacker Jonathan Casillas, turning a 2015 sixth-round pick into a fifth-rounder by dealing him to the Patriots.

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  6. Fine-dining spot Lauro Ristorante closes in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Another one bites the dust. Its tablecloths were deep fuchsia, not white, but last week's closure of Lauro Ristorante represents yet another loss for Tampa Bay's fine-dining scene.

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  7. Carlton: In Tampa's city of celebrities, Joe Maddon was oursRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Joe Maddon, who recently resigned as Tampa Bay Rays manager, could often be seen biking around Davis Islands and just being a regular guy in Tampa. O kay, I know Joe Maddon belonged to the Rays before their sudden and awful split last week.

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  8. Retired Hillsborough school exec rehired after tense debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Leaders of black organizations in Tampa lined up at Tuesday's Hillsborough County School Board meeting to support the re-hiring of Lewis Brinson, 62, a recently retired assistant superintendent who is black. Activists and historians spoke of contributions Brinson made in his more than 30 years with the district.

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  9. First look at chic new Del Frisco's Grille in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    A waiter unfurls a length of bright yellow string to measure that each wine glass is aligned across the expansive dining room while general manager Beth Weisman describes the precision efforts that enable Del Frisco's Grille to open its doors Saturday. Yes, the private dining room is still functioning as storage, but the build-out at 4010 Boy Scout Blvd. has been miraculous - including a stunning rooftop deck - commencing in the 9,000-square-foot empty MetWest International space next to Kona Grill just months ago in July.

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  10. Tampa Bay Times remains Florida's largest newspaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    The Tampa Bay Times remains the largest newspaper in Florida based on a report released Tuesday by the Alliance for Audited Media. The Times had an average Sunday circulation of 350,216 and average daily circulation of 281,267 for the six-month period ending Sept.

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  11. SoundCheck: Born to Ride Jam, Jason Derulo among top live music picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Details: Saturday 11 a.m. England Brothers Bandshell Park, 510 81st Ave. N, Pinellas Park. $20-$159.

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  12. Nordstrom Rack to open first Pinellas store in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    The lower-priced sister division of Nordstrom, Inc. will open in a 38,080-square-foot, two-level standalone building formerly occupied by Sears Auto Center at Westfield Countryside Mall, 27001 U.S. Hwy. 19 in Clearwater.

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  13. Top things to do for Oct. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Big Pre-Fest in Little Ybor : For the second year, Gainesville's Fest will kick off with this two-day mini festival at Ybor City venues including the Orpheum, Crowbar, New World Brewery and Tequilas. Headliners include Less Than Jake, Screaming Females, the Menzingers, Cheap Girls, Tim Barry, Strike Anywhere and A Wilhelm Scream.

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  14. Free Wi-Fi now available along the river in downtown TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Bright House Networks has launched the service, which is free of advertisements but limited for Wi-Fi users who are not Bright House customers. Anyone with a personal computer, tablet, smartphone or other Wi-Fi-enabled device can connect to the Internet for free for up to two hours per day, capped at 1 gigabyte per month.

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  15. Brandon Sen. Tom Lee draws only write-in oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Petersburg Times

    Republican Sen. Tom Lee, the influential legislator from Brandon who has been in the state Senate for nearly 12 years, is running unopposed - or nearly unopposed - this time. Two write-in candidates have filed to run against him for the eastern Hillsborough County District 24 in the Nov. 4 election: Brandon R. Thebeau, 22, of Tampa and Steven Paul Warren, 57, of Brandon.

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  16. In Florida's early vote wars, Rick Scott leading but Charlie Crist gainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Petersburg Times

    Early voters head into the Jimmie Keel Public Library located at 2902 W Bearss Ave in Tampa on Monday . [SKIP O'ROURKE The race for Florida governor is tied in the polls, but the past week has brought more good numbers for Democrat Charlie Crist than Gov. Rick Scott.

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  17. Water main repair closes portions of E Waters and N 9th Street in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Tampa Water Department says E Waters Avenue and N 9th Street will be closed in both directions at Nebraska Avenue by 7 p.m. tonight so workers can repair a water main leak. Drivers are urged to use caution if traveling in the area.

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  18. trayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    FEBRUARY 09: Musician DJ Skrillex performs onstage at the RED Pre-Grammys Party with Mary J Blige held at Avalon on February 9, 2012 in Hollywood, California. RED) Skrillex : The mega-star DJ and producer will perform at Hogan's Beach, 7700 Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, at 5:30 p.m. $35.

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  19. As wealthy loosen purse strings, is Tampa Bay philanthropy on the upswing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    After a post-recession lull in giving by the wealthy, Tampa Bay area universities are enjoying a charitable bonanza that some area philanthropists hope will accelerate in the coming years. In recent months, two of the University of South Florida business schools have become recipients of a total of $35 million.

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  20. Trader Joe's St. Petersburg location to open Feb. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    Though missing out on the Christmas holiday season, the new Trader Joe's in St. Petersburg will still open its doors in time for another holiday, Valentine's Day. The popular neighborhood gourmet grocer will open its 12,500-square-foot store on Fourth Street N. on Feb. 13, the retailer said Monday.

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