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Underoath’s Spencer Chamberlain talks breakup, reunion, getting sober and returning to St. Petersburg

Underoath’s Spencer Chamberlain talks breakup, reunion, getting sober and returning to St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG — HGTV fanatic that he is, Spencer Chamberlain sees a metaphor for his band in the ever-evolving St. Petersburg skyline."When you go downtown and you look at the ONE, that used to be a dirt parking lot," said the singer, referring to a...
Updated: 10 hours ago
On its 20th anniversary, Disney’s Animal Kingdom credits conservation with longevity

On its 20th anniversary, Disney’s Animal Kingdom credits conservation with longevity

ORLANDO — When Disney’s Animal Kingdom opened 20 years ago, it was light on thrills and heavy on conservation.On April 22, 1998, Earth Day, the Orlando park had a single thrill ride, Countdown to Extinction, and a handful of shows like It’s Tough to ...
Updated: 7 hours ago
Plan your weekend April 20-22: Kenny Chesney, ‘The Producers’ in the park, Mainsail Art Festival, Sugar Sand Festival, Earth Day

Plan your weekend April 20-22: Kenny Chesney, ‘The Producers’ in the park, Mainsail Art Festival, Sugar Sand Festival, Earth Day

Plan your weekendMusicKenny Chesney: The singer who was a driving force in the Keys’ recovery efforts after Hurricane Irma returns to one of his favorite stomping grounds: Raymond James Stadium. He’s bringing along one of country music’s brightest yo...
Published: 04/18/18
The newest trend for Tampa date nights? Indoor axe throwing

The newest trend for Tampa date nights? Indoor axe throwing

If bowling doesn’t involve enough sharp objects for your liking and playing darts just isn’t sufficiently evoking your inner lumberjack, a new business in Tampa may have the solution.Hurling axes across a room is perfect for date nights, family outin...
Published: 04/18/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay: Sugar Sand Festival, Record Store Day, ZooBrews, Beerfest

Top things to do in Tampa Bay: Sugar Sand Festival, Record Store Day, ZooBrews, Beerfest

BEER: ZooBrews and BeerfestAs if we needed any more proof of the craft beer craze, this weekend brings two events with a smorgasbord of samplings. • The newly renamed ZooTampa at Lowry Park is calling ZooBrews a new event that appears to be an awful ...
Published: 04/18/18
5 things to do under $5: Taste of Science talks, free ‘Field of Dreams’ screening

5 things to do under $5: Taste of Science talks, free ‘Field of Dreams’ screening

1 Field of Dreams: Kick off baseball season with Tampa Bay Rays mascots and a movie that makes every baseball fan cry. Raymond and DJ Kitty will be at Tampa Theatre for photos and you can join in a Take Me Out to the Ballpark sing-along on the Mighty...
Published: 04/18/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of April 16-22.

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of April 16-22.

Earth Day: Sunday is the official day to celebrate our big blue rock, but Island Earth Days is Saturday and Sunday at Honeymoon Island in Dunedin with music, kids’ activities, nature walks, live animals and environmental displays. Free; $8 park admis...
Published: 04/13/18
Updated: 04/15/18
Universal to fill 3,000 jobs as ‘Fast & Furious’ ride, new hotels race to open

Universal to fill 3,000 jobs as ‘Fast & Furious’ ride, new hotels race to open

Universal Orlando Resort has finally given a hint about the opening of the new Fast & Furious – Supercharged attraction coming some time in May. And the company is looking for more than 3,000 new workers as it opens new attractions and hotels this s...
Published: 04/13/18
5 things to do under $5: Showcase of community bands, Beer and Burger Throwdown, Eco Fest, Friday Concerts in the Park

5 things to do under $5: Showcase of community bands, Beer and Burger Throwdown, Eco Fest, Friday Concerts in the Park

1 Beer and Burger Throwdown: This dog-friendly festival in Safety Harbor on Saturday with free local craft brew samplings will have 40 burger options from local restaurants and food trucks. Includes live entertainment and music, a dog park, pet suppl...
Published: 04/12/18
Top things to do this weekend: Sugar Sand Festival, kids triathlon, Randy Rainbow, Katt Williams

Top things to do this weekend: Sugar Sand Festival, kids triathlon, Randy Rainbow, Katt Williams

SCULPTORS: Sugar Sand FestivalMaster sculptors will once again show off their skills at the Sugar Sand Festival, running Friday through April 22 on the powdery white sand of Clearwater Beach. This year’s theme is "Sea America: A Celebration of Americ...
Published: 04/12/18