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The last cigar factory in Tampa keeps rolling
Aleida Gonzalez stacks
YBOR CITY -- History lives here, inside the J.C. Newman Cigar Co.Machines manufactured in the 1930s are still used to pack and roll the cigars, and the sights and smells are throwbacks. Tobacco bits litter the weathered wooden floor, and a pungent...
Tampa Bay Lightning merchandise is a hot item for Tampa Bay retailers as the team advances in the NHL postseason  On Tuesday, a rack of Lightning gear at Westshore Plaza.
The Lightning is fun, but does its playoff run translate into dollars for Tampa?
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FEC plans crackdown on zombie campaigns
Carrie Elk, a trauma specialist from Tampa, has trained personnel at Patrick Air Force Base in dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder. The training helped members of one helicopter rescue crew work through the tragedy of seeing another crew crash and die last month in Iraq. From left are Chief Master Sgt. Mike Ziegler, Lt. Col. Tim Hanks, Tech. Sgt. Lee von Hack-Prestinary, Staff Sgt. Josh Langley, and Tech. Sgt. Chris Moore. [ALESSANDRA DA PRA   |   Times]
Rescuing the rescuers from the trauma of seeing buddies crash to their deaths

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