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’Florida Man: Poems’ is non-fiction poetry inspired by the viral Florida phenomenon
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Tyler Gillespie describes himself in his Twitter bio as a “pale Floridian + reporter,” but says he’s not a “Florida Man,” capital F, capital...
SoundBytes: Nick Cannon, Jeremih, Teyana Taylor, Echosmith and more

SoundBytes: Nick Cannon, Jeremih, Teyana Taylor, Echosmith and more

— Nick Cannon is taking his popular MTV series Wild 'N Out on tour, and it's coming to Tampa. The show — which will feature game segments, stand-up from some of its most popular stars and "a live music performance from today's most popula...
Published: 06/12/18
Toto will bless the rains down in Africa at Clearwater’s Ruth Eckerd Hall this fall

Toto will bless the rains down in Africa at Clearwater’s Ruth Eckerd Hall this fall

We're officially living in a world owned by Toto's Africa.The 1982 hit seems to keep finding new, more vibrant life online every day. The most recent example: Weezer's fan-mandated cover version, which this week actually landed on Billboard's Hot 100...
Published: 06/12/18
Why is Mister Rogers making adults cry decades later?

Why is Mister Rogers making adults cry decades later?

If people are crying this much watching fewer than three minutes of Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, watch out for the waterworks when the full documentary opens Thursday at Tampa Theatre and in limited release around the United States.Oscar-winning direct...
Published: 06/12/18
How to cook eggs for dinner: shakshuka, carbonara and more

How to cook eggs for dinner: shakshuka, carbonara and more

Eggs are an underutilized dinner ingredient. Aside from fried rice and a breakfast-for-dinner situation, I rarely use eggs in my cooking past the hour of 4 p.m. It makes no sense. Eggs are a great source of protein, able to be cooked in myriad ways, ...
Published: 06/12/18
 ‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’ about Mr. Rogers is much-needed emotional tonic for troubled times

‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’ about Mr. Rogers is much-needed emotional tonic for troubled times

If beloved children’s television show host Mr. Rogers were once a representation of all things milquetoast, in the summer of 2018, his message of love and tolerance is not only saintly, it’s radical. In the deftly crafted documentary Won’t You Be My ...
Published: 06/12/18
Alcohol-infused ice cream and coffee bar will be downtown St. Petersburg’s newest sweet spot

Alcohol-infused ice cream and coffee bar will be downtown St. Petersburg’s newest sweet spot

ST. PETERSBURG — With coffee, ice cream and sweet liqueur, a new date-night spot is hoping to bring something sweet to downtown St. Petersburg.Beans & Barlour is a new craft coffee bar and dessert lounge set to open in July that plans to serve alcoho...
Published: 06/11/18
Updated: 06/14/18
Ticket window: Nick Cannon, Romeo Santos, Toto, Howie Mandell, more on sale this week

Ticket window: Nick Cannon, Romeo Santos, Toto, Howie Mandell, more on sale this week

Tickets for the following events go on sale this week:• Romeo Santos, 8 p.m. Oct. 12 at Amalie Arena, Tampa, $35.75-$496.25, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at the box office, 401 Channelside Drive (walk-up only), and via Ticketmaster at Ticketmaster.com, ...
Published: 06/11/18
Updated: 06/13/18

Hernando Events for June 15

Events16 SaturdayHAM R/C Club Fun Fly: Bring anything you want to fly. Flying events include timed landings, spot landings, timed loops and limbo challenges. Food will be available for purchase. Open to the public. For information, call Chris Balser....
Published: 06/11/18
Updated: 06/13/18
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Here’s what the "b" stands for in IHOb’s new (and temporary) name

That’s it, International House of Pancakes? That’s the best you can do? You announce last week that you are mysteriously changing your name from IHOP to IHOb, and every pancake eater in the land gets busy. Sample coy tweet: "Dear Internet, we abbreci...
Published: 06/11/18
Executive director of TBARTA runs for Hillsborough County Commission

Executive director of TBARTA runs for Hillsborough County Commission

TAMPA – Ray Chiaramonte, the executive director of the Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority, has entered the race for the Hillsborough County Commission District 7 seat.Chiaramonte filed papers Monday with the Hillsborough County Superviso...
Published: 06/11/18