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Friday, May 26, 2017

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These days, don't hit the theme park without an app and a phone charger

These days, don't hit the theme park without an app and a phone charger

Emile Crawford stocks two back-up phone battery chargers these days when she takes her kids to Disney World. But she dare not venture into a theme park without a smart phone app, an accessory becoming as necessary as sunscreen in Florida theme parks....
Published: 05/24/17
New podcast: Martha Quinn talks Journey reunion, '80s revival and more

New podcast: Martha Quinn talks Journey reunion, '80s revival and more

It's been FOREVER since we had former MTV veejay and all-around '80s queen Martha Quinn on the Stuck in the '80s podcast! Eight years at least! So we're super jazzed to say Martha rejoins us this week to talk about everything '80s. Among the top...
Published: 05/24/17
Mr. Career vs. Mr. Iwanna Job

Mr. Career vs. Mr. Iwanna Job

Recently, we had a candidate come in for an interview. Let's call him Mr. Career.Mr. Career had a box of cereal tucked under his arm. He said he saw on social media that we were participating in Feeding Tampa Bay's Cereal for Summer food drive and wa...
Published: 05/24/17

Timely Tendings: June brings Pinellas County fertilizer restrictions, hurricane season

Pinellas to begin fertilizer restriction seasonThe restricted season begins June 1 and runs through Sept. 30. During this time, you cannot apply fertilizer containing nitrogen and/or phosphorous to your lawn and/or landscape plants.Please also rememb...
Published: 05/24/17
This week's best Tampa Bay concerts: Sunset Music Festival, 97X BBQ, Train and more

This week's best Tampa Bay concerts: Sunset Music Festival, 97X BBQ, Train and more

RISING AGAIN: Sunset Music FestivalMore eyes than ever will be on this year's Sunset Music Festival, the annual electronic extravaganza that will draw some 60,000 fans over Saturday and Sunday to Raymond James Stadium. A lot of that has to do with sa...
Published: 05/24/17
Best bets for fun this weekend: Margarita Festival, science fiction writer Jeff VanderMeer, comic Pablo Francisco

Best bets for fun this weekend: Margarita Festival, science fiction writer Jeff VanderMeer, comic Pablo Francisco

LIME TIME: Tampa Bay Margarita FestivalGet ready for summer with your favorite blender drinks at the Tampa Bay Margarita Festival, headlined by the Barenaked Ladies (One Week) with opener Cowboy Mouth. Also new this year is a cashless wristband. Ther...
Published: 05/24/17
In theaters this weekend: 'Pirates of the Caribbean 5,' which no one needs more than Johnny Depp

In theaters this weekend: 'Pirates of the Caribbean 5,' which no one needs more than Johnny Depp

OPENING Thursday: Pirates of the Caribbean: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALESJohnny Depp's stormy career seeks safe harbor this weekend in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (PG-13), a sequel no one demanded more than its star.Who can blame Depp f...
Published: 05/24/17
5 things to do under $5: Memorial Day, Corvettes in the Park, kids' fishing derby

5 things to do under $5: Memorial Day, Corvettes in the Park, kids' fishing derby

1 Memorial Day: Monday is the day to honor those who died serving their country, and the Bay Pines VA Memorial Day Ceremony will have Fox 13 anchor Alcides Segui as emcee, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist and musical performances starting at 10 a.m. at 10000 ...
Published: 05/24/17
Catch these three art exhibits before they close

Catch these three art exhibits before they close

Don't miss: Soon-to-Close ExhibitsTime moves so fast, and before you know it you've completely slept on some outstanding art shows. Here's my gentle reminder to visit three exhibits that will close soon.Alex Katz: Black and White at the Tampa Museum ...
Published: 05/24/17
Tom Cruise confirms work to begin soon on 'Top Gun 2'

Tom Cruise confirms work to begin soon on 'Top Gun 2'

Maverick is ready to buzz the tower again. Actor Tom Cruise announced Wednesday that work will begin next year on Top Gun 2. Great balls of fire! Cruise announced the news while promoting his new movie Mummy in Australia, telling a morning TV news ho...
Published: 05/24/17