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Sunday, Sep 25, 2016

Christopher Spata


Tampa named one of America’s best cities to celebrate Oktoberfest — here’s how to get in on the action


Munich mayor Dieter Reiter swung his mallet twice — a respectable amount, according to those who judge such things — and drove a tap into wooden barrel of Märzen, shouting “O’zapft is!&#x...

Video: 112 Tampa Bay murals in under three minutes

- The past few years have seen an explosion in the number of urban murals painted on walls throughout Tampa Bay, and it took more than six months of driving around on nights and weekends to photograph more than 150 of them. H...

Tampa Tattoo Arts Convention brings out famed TV tattoo artists


“What does your tattoo mean?”

Throwback Thursday: Local millennials remember Tampa’s ‘David D TV’

- David D TV aired on WTSP-TV after Captain Planet and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in the ‘90s. It followed a guy with a perfect surfer cut and a single earring, David D, and his mildly mischievous Muppet-looking frie...

Here’s how one writer invented a totally fake food holiday


Tuesday is National Cuban Sandwich Day.

PokéDate? University of Tampa student develops app to lure players looking for love


Jeffery Zhang wasn’t having much luck on the dating scene.

Ever wonder where all those national food holidays come from? The answer is complicated


Not a day will go by this year without a supposed national day celebrating something — mostly food.

Mysterious caller promises return of missing rare ‘Spider-Man’ comic books

- Rick Whitelock received a mysterious phone call from a blocked number on Monday. The man on the other end wouldn’t reveal his name or location, but claimed to have something Whitelock said he’s been sick over ...

‘Amazing Spider-Man’ No. 1 among $85,000 in books missing at Tampa Bay Comic Con


TAMPA — A Panama City comic books dealer reported $85,000 worth of rare books missing Saturday from the Tampa Convention Center.