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Friday, Feb 05, 2016

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Florida State Fair: Colossal burgers, White House artifacts, new rides and more
The Ferris wheel is seen during the first day of the Florida State Fair Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 in Tampa. The Fair is open daily through Feb. 16. CHRIS URSO/STAFF
The first rule of inventing those over-the-top burgers you’ll see on the menu at the Florida State Fair? Go bigger than last year.
Lots of beads will be tossed out to the crowd during the Knight Parade on Seventh Avenue in Ybor City on Feb. 13. TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO
‘Divorce Court’ judge to meet fans during Knight Parade in Ybor
Ducky’s, a South Tampa boutique sports lounge, will offer food and drink specials on Super Bowl Sunday. TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO
Super Bowl 50: 10 ways to watch the big game around Tampa Bay
We can't stop watching this video about 'rainbow bagels'
New Releases for Tuesday, January 26, 2016

New Releases for Tuesday, January 26, 2016

What’s new in stores and on video shelves this week:
Updated: 21 minutes ago
Review: Barry Manilow revisits hits for Tampa fans one last time

Review: Barry Manilow revisits hits for Tampa fans one last time

Barry Manilow has promised this would be “One Last Time.” One final chance for his fans to watch the ageless 72-year-old on tour, the final opportunity to sing along to the hits that made him a pop culture icon more than 40 years ago.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74

Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74

NEW YORK – Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White, whose horn-driven band sold more than 90 million albums and made hits like “September,” “Shining Star” and “Boogie Wonderland,” died Wednesday a...
Published: 02/04/16

Quiz: What product were these Super Bowl ads selling?

For years now, the Super Bowl commercials have been as much of a draw as the football. That’s why Super Bowl ads have trailers — previews for commercials! — and advertisers are paying as much as $5 million for a 30-second spot, acco...
Published: 02/04/16
On That Note: The best concerts coming to Tampa this week

On That Note: The best concerts coming to Tampa this week

YANNIOlives aren’t all that come out of Kalamata, Greece. It’s also the birthplace of new-age superstar Yanni, who has sold more than 40 million albums. Yanni’s charisma is evident live....
Published: 02/04/16
Rascals come groovin’ into Tampa with ‘60s blue-eyed soul

Rascals come groovin’ into Tampa with ‘60s blue-eyed soul

Felix Cavaliere can’t believe that it’s been a half-century since the Rascals’ initial hit “I Ain’t Gonna Eat Out My Heart Anymore” hit the charts.
Published: 02/04/16
Food and fun as Florida State Fair opens today in Tampa

Food and fun as Florida State Fair opens today in Tampa

The annual rite that is the Florida State Fair made its return to the fairgrounds at the corner of U.S. 301 and Interstate 4 in Tampa today when gates opened at 9.
Published: 02/04/16
Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

TBO.com staff
Published: 02/04/16
Playboy covers first non-nude issue with an ode to Snapchat

Playboy covers first non-nude issue with an ode to Snapchat

Playboy has said before that it’s hoping to attract a younger audience with its non-nude relaunch, but wow, they really went for it.
Published: 02/04/16

Today we celebrate: National Homemade Soup Day

  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Feb 4, 2016 at 9:07am PST     Happy National Homemade Soup Day. ...
Published: 02/04/16