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Arrest made in SoHo robbery, kidnapping

Arrest made in SoHo robbery, kidnapping

TAMPA — A Tampa man was arrested Friday afternoon and charged with robbing and kidnapping a young woman in the SoHo area of South Tampa.
Updated: 3 minutes ago
Carlton: Army-Navy rivalry taking it to the streets, or at least Dale Mabry

Carlton: Army-Navy rivalry taking it to the streets, or at least Dale Mabry

For a full month of football season, the signs have faced each other across busy Dale Mabry Highway in South Tampa. Actually, "faced" is too kind a word.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Disgraced football star seeks redemption through memoir

Disgraced football star seeks redemption through memoir

Two decades after he played in his final competitive football game, Jamall Anderson still loves to rattle off his highlights.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Tampa apartment construction squeezes Straz Center parking

Tampa apartment construction squeezes Straz Center parking

TAMPA — The construction of an apartment complex on the northern edge of downtown is causing major traffic problems for patrons of the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts.
Updated: 2 hours ago

A trip to the cinema reveals they're all horror films

It is probably true that when one reaches a certain age, Hollywood is no more interested in entertaining one than Chuck E. Cheese would be in issuing a senior discount. Not that one would be all that keen on taking advantage of an AARP discount to sp...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Henderson: Season of discontent in Hillsborough school district

Henderson: Season of discontent in Hillsborough school district

If I lived in the FishHawk area of Hillsborough County and had kids in public schools, I might be steaming mad right now. The school board's decision to eliminate so-called courtesy busing for middle and high school students hit the affluent and cong...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Weather service dismisses union concerns about possible cuts in service

Weather service dismisses union concerns about possible cuts in service

A storm is brewing within the National Weather Service.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Spending on Pitbull, soccer team and race car worth it, says Visit Florida CEO

Spending on Pitbull, soccer team and race car worth it, says Visit Florida CEO

TALLAHASSEE — After spending millions of dollars of taxpayer money on a race car, soccer team and a pop star with sexually charged lyrics in his music, it's easy to see why the state's primary tourism marketing agency has become an easy target ...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Dying on the vine? Florida's shriveling agriculture industry can't shake the fall of citrus, loss of land

Dying on the vine? Florida's shriveling agriculture industry can't shake the fall of citrus, loss of land

DADE CITY — Painted scenes of lush, rolling hills with cattle, orange groves and hay fields cover the walls of the Black Eyed Pea restaurant along Pasco County's U.S. 301.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Amy Scherzer's Diary: Weekly Wrap-Up of the Tampa social scene

Amy Scherzer's Diary: Weekly Wrap-Up of the Tampa social scene

Georgette's 28th annual Holiday Fashion Show
Updated: 6 hours ago