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With largest kosher inventory in Tampa Bay area, Hyde Park Winn Dixie is a boon to Jewish cooks

With largest kosher inventory in Tampa Bay area, Hyde Park Winn Dixie is a boon to Jewish cooks

TAMPA“Miracles do happen," says Rabbi Levi Rivkin, joyously leading the way down aisle six at the Winn-Dixie in Hyde Park, pointing out dozens of bright blue circles indicating kosher cereals, crackers, soups and such.An abundance of kosher inv...
Published: 09/18/17
Video: It's National Cheeseburger Day, and you don't have to spend $5,000 on this burger

Video: It's National Cheeseburger Day, and you don't have to spend $5,000 on this burger

Americans eat nearly 50 billion burgers a year, but today is National Cheeseburger Day.Adding cheese to hamburgers became popular in the late-1920s to mid-1930s, and there are several competing claims as to who created the first cheeseburger.One of t...
Published: 09/18/17
Aldi's award-winning $8 rose will now be sold in American stores

Aldi's award-winning $8 rose will now be sold in American stores

Are you on the Aldi train yet?The discount grocer is beloved in my household for its low prices on staples like eggs, cheese and yogurt, plus an affordable line of organic products. And now there is another reason to start shopping at the German supe...
Published: 09/18/17
Who's on your Tampa Bay concert bucket list? Peter Gabriel, Daft Punk, Adele or...?

Who's on your Tampa Bay concert bucket list? Peter Gabriel, Daft Punk, Adele or...?

It's a momentous week in Tampa Bay music, as two huge bands who have long avoided touring in this market, Mumford and Sons and Arcade Fire, finally arrive, playing concerts on Wednesday and Tampa, respectively. That got us wondering: Who's left? Not ...
Published: 09/18/17
Wondering why your favorite artist never comes to Florida? Here's why

Wondering why your favorite artist never comes to Florida? Here's why

Richard Reed Parry has never been to Tampa. You don't need to remind him. He knows. "We didn't start out playing in Florida at all," said the multi-instrumentalist for Montreal indie rockers Arcade Fire. "We didn't get offers down there, and the tour...
Published: 09/18/17
Cookbook review: ĎA New Way to Bake' offers useful guide to working with alternative baking ingredients

Cookbook review: ĎA New Way to Bake' offers useful guide to working with alternative baking ingredients

My pantry looks a lot more diverse than it did a few years ago. Buckwheat, whole-wheat and rye flours are right there next to all-purpose flour. I have amaranth and millet. Coconut oil is as much a staple as olive oil.And I'm not the only one.Home ba...
Published: 09/18/17
Why don't certain bands and tours come to Tampa? Here are five reasons

Why don't certain bands and tours come to Tampa? Here are five reasons

Richard Reed Parry has never been to Tampa. You don't need to remind him. He knows. "We didn't start out playing in Florida at all," said the multi-instrumentalist for Montreal indie rockers Arcade Fire. "We didn't get offers down there, and the tour...
Published: 09/18/17
Hurricane Irma; Sammy Hagar reschedules Coachman Park concert; Bryan Adams show canceled

Hurricane Irma; Sammy Hagar reschedules Coachman Park concert; Bryan Adams show canceled

We have good news and bad news and a little more good news coming out of Ruth Eckerd Hall today. First, the good: Sammy Hagar and the Circle have rescheduled their concert that was slated for this past weekend at Coachman Park in Clearwater, but post...
Published: 09/18/17
What to watch this week: Fall TV premieres galore with 'Channel Zero,' 'Gotham,' 'The Little Couple' in St. Petersburg

What to watch this week: Fall TV premieres galore with 'Channel Zero,' 'Gotham,' 'The Little Couple' in St. Petersburg

Now that the Emmy Awards are over, the fall TV season can kick it into high gear. There are premieres every day this week, including returning seasons of The Little Couple, Dancing with the Stars, Gotham and The Good Place.  It's time to load up...
Published: 09/18/17
In Case You Missed It: Sean Spicer at the Emmys; WWE Hall of Famer dies; Kevin Hart apologizes

In Case You Missed It: Sean Spicer at the Emmys; WWE Hall of Famer dies; Kevin Hart apologizes

Weekends are great for unwinding, and maybe even unplugging for a little while. Here's what trended that you might have missed if you weren't on social media the last couple days. WWE Hall of Famer Bobby Heenan passes away at 73. Bobby "The Brain" He...
Published: 09/18/17