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WTFork: Verducci’s Italian Market brings a little corner of Italy to St. Pete Beach

WTFork: Verducci’s Italian Market brings a little corner of Italy to St. Pete Beach

I almost hate to share news of Verducci’s Italian Market. Once word gets out, I fear this 4,200-square-foot exquisitely caloric den of iniquity will morph into an elbow-to-elbow crush.
Published: 08/20/15
As Toto comes to Clearwater with Yes, it’s still about the music

As Toto comes to Clearwater with Yes, it’s still about the music

David Paich is feeling it again. When Toto’s vocalist-keyboardist-songwriter wrote hits such as “Rosanna” and “I Won’t Hold You Back” a generation ago, he knew that he knocked it out of the park.
Published: 08/20/15
Dali Museum to showcase works of M.C. Escher

Dali Museum to showcase works of M.C. Escher

The Dali Museum welcomes a special exhibition of M.C. Escher’s work, including an array of many of his most recognizable works, including “Drawing Hands,” “Waterfall” and “Reptiles.
Published: 08/20/15
Joel and Victoria Osteen’s ‘Night of Hope’ Coming to Tampa

Joel and Victoria Osteen’s ‘Night of Hope’ Coming to Tampa

Joel and Victoria Osteen, arguably the most famous pastors in America, will bring their “A Night of Hope” Christian praise event to Amalie Arena on Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Published: 08/20/15
‘Hitman: Agent 47’: Dead on arrival

‘Hitman: Agent 47’: Dead on arrival

If you see one movie about governmentally modified assassins this weekend, don’t make it “Hitman: Agent 47.” “American Ultra” is the far superior take on the unknowing super spy, because it takes itself far less seriousl...
Published: 08/20/15
‘American Ultra’: A stoner who can smoke ’em down

‘American Ultra’: A stoner who can smoke ’em down

The likably awkward chemistry of Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg remains intact in “American Ultra,” a violent stoner action-comedy that’s half “Pineapple Express,” half “The Bourne Identity” and not as g...
Published: 08/20/15
Like N.W.A, ‘Compton’ breaks ground

Like N.W.A, ‘Compton’ breaks ground

NEW YORK — Underestimate the crossover appeal of N.W.A at your peril.
Published: 08/20/15
Ex-Buc star Simeon Rice finds new passion as filmmaker

Ex-Buc star Simeon Rice finds new passion as filmmaker

Simeon Rice, the filmmaker, pursues his new career with the same determination as he did as a Bucs sack artist. He'll share that at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Muvico Sundial in St. Petersburg during an advanced screening of his first feature film, “Unsullied.”
Published: 08/20/15
Regal theater chain checking bags nationwide after shootings

Regal theater chain checking bags nationwide after shootings

Movie theater chain Regal Entertainment Group has begun to check bags in response to shootings at theaters around the country, a procedure it acknowledged on its website was “not without flaws” and would inconvenience guests but provi...
Published: 08/19/15
Updated: 08/20/15
Owners of Pasco’s Thai Samurai opening Thai Prime in Tampa

Owners of Pasco’s Thai Samurai opening Thai Prime in Tampa

Thai Prime, a new, 176-seat restaurant from the owners of Thai Samurai in Pasco County, is set to open this fall in Tampa.
Published: 08/19/15