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  1. Vinik's vision, and a town that wants to believe in itRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    If you had any doubt about the import of this week's announcement of a sweeping $1 billion plan to shape downtown Tampa's future, you need look no further than a popular Thai restaurant in nearby Hyde Park. Daily, its matchbook-sized parking lot jams with carfuls of downtowners in suits and heels, there for the basil chicken and pad thai.

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  2. Attracting corporations to Tampa will be Jeff Vinik's toughest taskRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Jeff Vinik unveiled his plan to inject $1 billion of new development into downtown this week. Now the Tampa Bay Lightning owner is the talk of the town.

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  3. Editorial: St. Petersburg's minor league city councilRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The St. Petersburg City Council succumbed to fear, parochialism and short-sighted thinking Thursday by rejecting a fair agreement to let the Tampa Bay Rays look for new stadium sites in both Pinellas and Hillsborough counties. The five council members who killed the deal negotiated by Mayor Rick Kriseman did not act in the best interests of their constituents, demonstrated a lack of faith in the city's renaissance and jeopardized the future of major league baseball in Tampa Bay.

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  4. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Friday Dec. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Phantom of the Opera : This production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's classic musical has reinvented staging and stunning scenic designs. It's the tale of a beautiful soprano who is the obsession of a mysterious, disfigured musical genius.

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  5. Barbecue smoking in Seminole Heights, Carrollwood; South Tampa Chamber gets new digsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    A year of planning and dreaming and today's the day, said Lysa Bozel, co-owner of the Bourgeois Pig restaurant with her husband, Michael. The couple dramatically overhauled a Craftsman-style bungalow in Seminole Heights, overcoming zoning issues to complete the bohemian-chic dining room and casual seating on a pet-friendly porch.

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  6. Dec 18 2:36 PM What has become of Josh Freeman?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Vincent Jackson has kept in touch with him and says he's back at his home in Kansas City. Gerald McCoy says he has known him since high school and prays he can return to the NFL.

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  7. Jeff Vinik, Joe Lopano talk about their $1 billion projects at Tampa ChamberRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    It's not often the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce can tout a "surprise" guest speaker at its annual lunch who pledges to invest $1 billion in a local project creating thousands of jobs. Tampa Lightning owner Jeff Vinik and Tampa International Airport CEO Joe Lopano fit the bill Thursday, telling a sell-out crowd of 800 inside the Tampa Convention Center about their mega-projects.

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  8. Corporate relocation to Tampa to be announced in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. said it will announce a corporate relocation to Tampa at an event to be held Jan. 7 at 1 p.m. at the Tampa Convention Center's rotunda. The news was revealed in an email the EDC sent to its investors on Thursday.

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  9. Rays, Pet Pal offering another Players and Pooches calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Adding to your last-minute gift ideas, the Rays and Pet Pal Animal Shelter have teamed up for another Player and Pooches calender, available starting Monday for $20 at the team Tampa store, Pet Pal Centers in St. Petersburg or via mail by calling 228-7157. The full-color 15-month calendar features photos of Rays players with their dogs or one from the no-kill shelter.

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  10. Florida Orchestra to serenade the sick with free Moffitt concertRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    When the musicians of the Florida Orchestra take their seats to play Friday, it won't be in a concert hall full of subscribers. Rather, in a simple yet meaningful concert, the orchestra will visit Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa to play a free show for patients, employees and anyone who stops by.

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  11. Hulk Hogan's beach bar torments us, neighbors tell Tampa councilRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    In a promotional video shown to the City Council Thursday, pro wrestler Hulk Hogan said of his namesake nightclub, "Outside, it's party time, all the time, at Hogan's Beach." Not for us, said homeowners from Dana Shores and managers from a nearby hotel and several apartment complexes on both sides of the Courtney Campbell Causeway.

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  12. North Tampa power outage disables traffic lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    A power outage knocked out the traffic lights at several of northern Tampa's busiest intersections during Thursday morning's rush hour. Traffic lights were out Thursday at Armenia and Waters avenues, Armenia Avenue and Busch Boulevard, and on Sligh Avenue between Rome Avenue and N Boulevard.

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  13. New traffic lights mean a learning curve for driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    I have noticed new flashing left-turn signals at some intersections in north Pinellas County that don't seem to run through the usual cycle. They light up at odd times and I'm wondering what the story is with these.

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  14. Churches share the story of ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    On Saturday, Village Presbyterian Church in North Tampa presents its 34th annual Live Nativity featuring youth actors, donkeys and sheep. The church invites the community to attend the free event.

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  15. Hometown Hillsborough: Jamestowne Society, Apollo Beach Woman's Club, ABC ChapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    The local Florida Gulf Coast Company of the Jamestowne Society recently held a meeting at the Tampa Yacht and Country Club. The program, "Early European, Native and Free Black Settlers to La Florida Before the Jamestown Settlement," was presented by Dr. J. Michael Francis, , a history professor at USF-St.

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  16. No rubber stamp from City Council for St. Petersburg's deal with RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    A week after delaying a vote so that council members could get comfortable with a deal to allow the Tampa Bay Rays to look across the bay for a new stadium, Mayor Rick Kriseman still might not have the five votes he needs to secure the deal. Going into today's council meeting, at least three of the eight council members still have serious reservations about the memorandum of understanding negotiated by Kriseman and the team.

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  17. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Dec. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    Ben Vereen : The Tony Award-winner returns to Clearwater with his band at 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $35-$60.

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  18. Editorial: Vinik's promising vision for downtown TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    This artist's rendering shows what the southern end of downtown Tampa would look like once Jeff Vinik's new project is complete, bringing 3 million square feet of new development around Amalie Arena. Jeff Vinik laid out an exciting plan Wednesday that promises to reshape the look and economics of downtown Tampa.

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  19. Amy Scherzer's Diary: A weekly wrap-up of the Tampa social sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    Henry "T he Fonz" Winkler said his humor comes from bad parenting. His father spoke 11 languages and called him dumb in all of them, the actor told 400 guests at Eckerd's seventh annual Jingle Jangle Jam.

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  20. Guatemalan folk art gallery opens in St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    As a specialist in cancer and blood disorders, Dr. Robert Drapkin has been in the business of saving lives for most of his adult life. He also has spent an almost equal amount of time saving art.

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