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From the 305 to worldwide, Pitbull is Florida’s paid ambassador

From the 305 to worldwide, Pitbull is Florida’s paid ambassador

Two weeks ago, Pitbull stood surrounded by admirers in Los Angeles’ Celia Cruz Square, receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. As he often does, he brought up his childhood in South Florida.
Updated one month ago
Tandoor brings exotic South Indian cuisine to Brandon

Tandoor brings exotic South Indian cuisine to Brandon

What I Ate: Curry houses can be found in almost every corner in my native England. But Indian cuisine is still something of a novelty in Tampa Bay, so I was delighted to find a variety of meat and vegetarian dishes on the menu at Tandoor.
Updated one month ago
Dream of seeing last original ‘Hamilton’ cast performance becomes reality

Dream of seeing last original ‘Hamilton’ cast performance becomes reality

NEW YORK — Our heels click through Times Square, brushing against floor-length gowns as we anxiously make our way toward the Richard Rodgers Theatre. The marquee is out of sight until we’re right up on it, black letters and a familiar i...
Updated one month ago

Patel Conservatory names former Pinellas teacher as new theater chair

Nancy Sears, who took several high school plays to the Florida State Thespian Festival and was twice nominated for Pinellas County Teacher of the Year, has been named the new theater chair at the Patel Conservatory at the David A. Straz Jr. Center fo...
Updated one month ago
Amalie Arena getting a free ‘beach’ made of opaque balls; no sunscreen required

Amalie Arena getting a free ‘beach’ made of opaque balls; no sunscreen required

TAMPA — Imagine a simulated ocean of translucent bubbles crashing onto a white turf carpet beach inside Amalie Arena.
Updated one month ago
Best Best: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

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

Not sure what to do this week? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here are our editors’ best bets for things to do in Tampa and around Tampa Bay, from a ‘90s nostalgia show at the MidFlorida Amphitheatre to a Pokemon part...
Updated one month ago
Going to see The Infiltrator? Here are the spots around Tampa Bay that show up in the movie

Going to see The Infiltrator? Here are the spots around Tampa Bay that show up in the movie

A rooftop pool. A liquor store sign. A small Jamaican restaurant.
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Artist’s exhibit in Carrollwood of Muslim women transcends faiths

Artist’s exhibit in Carrollwood of Muslim women transcends faiths

CARROLLWOOD — With garnet eyes and red-wine lips, a Muslim woman in white hijab stares sternly outward.
Updated: 2 months ago
Historian explores Ybor City’s legacy of Spanish theater

Historian explores Ybor City’s legacy of Spanish theater

TAMPA — Ybor City’s first cigar was rolled in 1886.
Updated: 2 months ago
Best Bets: Fun stuff to do in Tampa Bay area this week

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

Not sure what to do this week? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here are our editors’ picks for things to do this week, from the Second Saturday Art Walk to indie rock at the amphitheatre.
Updated: 2 months ago