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  1. Missing Tampa woman's body found in car at Walmart in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    A woman who was reported missing earlier this week was found dead in a car Saturday outside a Walmart store in the Egypt Lake area of Tampa. Someone called 911 about noon Saturday from the store at 8220 N Dale Mabry Highway and reported a dead person inside the car, sheriff's officials said.

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  2. Man killed in shooting at West Tampa homeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Officers arrived about 4 a.m. at the home at 3015 W Chestnut St., where they found a man dead from a single gunshot wound, officials said. Police identified the man Saturday afternoon as Gustavo Reyes Ochoa, 54. The home is owned by Reiderto and Sally Rodriguez, property records show.

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  3. Q&A: Tampa Bay shoe designer Lindsay Phillips says, trust your gutRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    For SwitchFlops founder Lindsay Phillips, success started with a ceramic sandal art project in high school. She saw merit in interchangeable shoe straps and adornments.

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  4. Florida Orchestra presents diverse set at latest concertRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Three different sorts of musical stories comprised the Florida Orchestra's concert Friday evening in Tampa, one more deeply pleasing than the rest. The most unusual was Blue Cathedral , a piece written by Jennifer Higdon in 1999 to commemorate both the 75th anniversary of the Curtis Institute where she teaches and the premature death of her younger brother.

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  5. Greg Sestero to sign 'The Disaster Artist' at InkwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    The University of South Florida Humanities Institute's Poetry Month programs continue with a reading by poets Sandra Beasley and Meg Day at 6 p.m. Tuesday; Beasley, Day and poet Erica Dawson will appear on a panel on gender and poetry at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Both events are in the TECO Room, Education Building, USF, 4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa.

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  6. Plan your weekend with these top eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | St. Petersburg Times

    Raymond Wirick from East Kennett, England, gets ready for the 2015 Pier 60 Sugar Sand Festival's Sand Walk Exhibit. Chillounge This year's outdoor lounge party in Tampa takes on a Cirque du Soleil twist, adding contortionists, aerialists, jugglers, hand balancers, a high-flying daredevil and from America's Got Talent , John Nock's Aerosphere Aerial Balloon Show with the artist floating under a giant helium orb.

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  7. Trigaux: A deeper bench of Tampa Bay startups, but entrepreneurs still voice needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | St. Petersburg Times

    Regional leaders have spent several productive years building a better place for business startups, which led us to ask a range of area entrepreneurs: What's high on your wish lists? 1. Better regional branding: So that "Tampa Bay" or Tampa or St. Petersburg generate broader buzz and credibility as places to launch and nurture business startups. 2. More opportunities for start ups to benefit from established area companies: So that entrepreneurs can bounce their startup services off real customers and the expertise of bigger companies.

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  8. Dick Greco's move reflects a shift in attitudesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | St. Petersburg Times

    If nothing else, former Tampa Mayor Dick Greco's bombshell decision to move to St. Petersburg strikes a blow for a growing subset of bay area residents: Those who embrace a life lived on both sides of Tampa Bay. Harder to count but increasingly easy to find are those with friends and calendars that take them to all points of the bay area's compass.

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  9. Tonight: St. Pete to vote on measure that would let city intervene in wage disputesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    The City Council is expected to pass the Tampa Bay region's first municipal wage dispute ordinance tonight. Council member Darden Rice has pushed the measure as a way for workers who have not been paid what they are owed, forced to work for free or not paid at all to seek redress without having to hire an attorney and file a lawsuit.

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  10. Eakins outlines changes to address problems at McLane Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    Hillsborough County school officials hope to place more East Tampa middle school students at magnet schools near their homes instead of busing them 12 miles to troubled McLane Middle School in Brandon. For those who stay at McLane, the district is looking for ways to help them better adjust to middle school and then high school.

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  11. Musuem explores the story behind Rockwell civil rights paintingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    Ruby Bridges couldn't have imagined the millions of lives she would change that day, Nov. 14, 1960, when U.S. marshals walked her into first grade. Nor was it likely Norman Rockwell anticipated the effect his painting of those historic steps would have.

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  12. Tampa Spiritual Ensemble sustains African-American spirituals legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    Composed of classically trained singers from diverse backgrounds, the Tampa Spiritual Ensemble performs operas, recitals and concerts throughout the Tampa Bay area. The ensemble will perform April 26 at United Methodist Church of Sun City Center.

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  13. Relay for Life season inspires in FishHawk, around the countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    A long line leading to a room filled with 250 women dressed in their spring best, some wearing shirts sparkling with the word "courageous," could only mean one thing: it's Relay season! Fundraising efforts for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life are in full swing. Each year, the Relay for Life movement draws millions of participants who raise funds and awareness to save lives from cancer.

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  14. WestShore Plaza adds boutique, Apollo Beach pizzeria celebrates 25...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    San Remo Pizzeria in Apollo Beach is celebrating its 25th anniversary. General Manager Peter Esposito, right, stands with his mother, Rosa, and his brother-in-law, John Boyd.

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  15. Tablecloth project turns into lesson in community activismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    Inside the yellow-and-white house, Maria Saraceno and nine friends weave needle and thread through a 70-pound, pearl-covered tablecloth. The work began over a decade ago.

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  16. Tampa council to consider asking that future U.S.-Cuba diplomatic accord be signed hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    The idea is that sooner or later Cuba and the United States will sign a treaty or other document normalizing diplomatic relations after decades of Cold War hostility. The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce thinks that document should be signed here - ideally at a spot like Ybor City's Cuban Club or Jose Marti Park, which, officially, has remained Cuban soil since its donation to the pre-Castro Republic of Cuba nearly 60 years ago.

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  17. Daytime's Cyndi Edwards connects on the air, in the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | St. Petersburg Times

    Since then, she has taped thousands of episodes from Daytime 's Tampa-based studios at WFLA, shared the gig with three co-hosts, and even traveled as far as Switzerland to shoot stories. A typical day could include chatting up celebrities like Hulk Hogan and Richie Sambora, checking out grub and grooming a horse at the Florida State Fair, getting the latest scoop on skin care trends or piloting a luxury boat.

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  18. Amy Scherzer's Diary: Weekly wrapup of the Tampa social sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | St. Petersburg Times

    Red wine, red evening gowns and a rosy outlook for cardiac research primed Tampa Bay Heart Ball guests to pump more than $1 million into the American Heart Association. Even absentee patrons participated: Jeff and Penny Vinik and Chris and Sandi Sullivan phoned in their $50,000 donations to seed the Open Your Heart appeal Saturday at A La Carte Event Pavilion.

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  19. Iconic Goody Goody restaurant to reopen in Hyde Park VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | St. Petersburg Times

    After months of speculation, the location of the soon-to-be-resurrected Goody Goody - the iconic restaurant known for its pies and bags of hamburgers "POX" with pickles, onions and the fabled secret sauce - has been announced. This fall, Goody Goody will rise in Hyde Park Village at 1601 W Swann Ave. on the corner of Swann and South Dakota avenues on the same block as CinBistro.

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  20. District track roundup: Wharton girls rompRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | St. Petersburg Times

    The winning squads from 2014 won Wednesday's Class 4A, District 6 meet at Wharton. The host Wildcat girls carried the day with 208.5 points to Steinbrenner's 134.5. The Steinbrenner boys held for their third straight team title, 197 points to Alonso's 158.5. The Wharton girls asserted their dominance at the Hillsborough County meet.

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