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Tampa Lawyer Gives Away Free House

Nadine Cheung | Posted 07.07.2015 | Good News

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Spathe at CACA, Saint Petersburg

John Gascot | Posted 07.06.2015 | Arts
John Gascot

Step into the Cory Allen Contemporary Art showroom (2121 2nd Ave South, St. Petersburg, FL) and you will be greeted by a cast of wondrous and otherworldly characters.

6 Great Ways to Experience Tampa on a Budget

Hipmunk | Posted 07.02.2015 | Travel
Hipmunk

Though stays in luxurious beachfront resorts and dinners at expensive restaurants can certainly help make a vacation to Tampa memorable, they're not the only ways to travel through this city in style.

Tampa Airport Staff Gives Boy's Lost Tiger Toy The Best Vacation Ever

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 06.16.2015 | Good News

What would Calvin do without Hobbes? After losing his own tiger plush toy at the airport, 6-year-old Owen Lake found himself asking the same quest...

The Most Affordable Travel Destinations In The U.S.

SmartAsset.com | Posted 05.29.2015 | Travel
SmartAsset.com

While most of us would love to fly to Paris for the holidays or spend a few weeks in Australia this summer, those destinations are often too expensive for the typical American family to visit but once in a blue moon. But that doesn't mean there aren't more affordable options closer to home.

How to Win More Time with Your Kids This Summer

Stann Givens | Posted 05.28.2015 | Divorce
Stann Givens

Children all over the U.S. are finishing school and making plans for the summer. For families going through a divorce, this normally relaxing time of year can be the most stressful.

Ben Hallman

At One Florida Housing Agency, The Foreclosure Crisis Lives On

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Hallman | Posted 05.26.2015 | Business

Sylvia Alvarez didn't grasp the enormity of the crisis about to engulf her community until she returned to her office in Tampa, Florida, after a long ...

Cabela, The Dog Shot And Tied To Train Tracks, Gets Outpouring Of Support During Recovery

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.16.2015 | Good News

Earlier this month, a mixed breed dog named Cabela was shot, tied to train tracks and left to die in Tampa Bay, Florida. A few weeks later, she's ...

Dog Rescued After Being Shot and Tied to Train Tracks

Rescue Idiot | Posted 05.06.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

The dog had bullet wounds in its neck and shoulder. The police immediately alerted trains to stop so that they could get the dog off the tracks where it was tied down. Police rushed the dog to the vet. Although the dog lost a leg due to her injuries, her life was saved.

The Power of Youth Voice

John Gomperts | Posted 05.05.2015 | Education
John Gomperts

Youth voice has always been vital to social and political change in America. From the civil rights marches in Selma that we remember this month to recent presidential elections, youth voice has the power to change the course of the nation.

Eat, Drink and Drive in Tampa in the BMW M4

Rita Cook | Posted 04.30.2015 | Travel
Rita Cook

First things first, the perfect vehicle for a Tampa jaunt is definitely the 2015 BMW M4 and if you are scratching your head wondering where the M4 came from, never fear BMW aficionados; it's really the M3 with a new name and slightly updated look minus a few doors and with a headier sense of style.

5 Florida Charities for Veterans

Tabatha Turman | Posted 02.03.2015 | Impact
Tabatha Turman

As a veteran myself, I am aware of the harsh realities facing veterans today. With VA backlogged and the veteran unemployment rate around 10 percent, to say that being a veteran is tough would be an understatement. We can all make an effort to give back to those who have risked their lives for us.

Of Pain, People, Pot, Politics, Public Figures and Priorities, Part 2

Gary Stein | Posted 12.21.2014 | Miami
Gary Stein

Cathy and Bob Jordan know this risk all too well. Cathy has been fighting ALS since 1986 and was confined to a wheelchair. Her husband, Bob, an Army veteran who had battled a medical system that can't help his wife, started to grow the plants in his home, strictly for his wife's use.

Where Art Meets Science: A Conversation with Dr. Hank Hine on Marvels of Illusion at The Dali Museum

Lilia Ziamou | Posted 10.26.2014 | Arts
Lilia Ziamou

In this conversation, Dr. Hank Hine, Executive Director at The Dali Museum talks to us about Marvels of Illusion and how scientific developments influenced Dali's work.

Discovering The Pink Petticoat, Tampa's Lingerie Treasure Trove

Shoptiques | Posted 08.31.2014 | Style
Shoptiques

Girls just want to have fun! Right? Well The Pink Petticoat is just the place to have some fun; it drips feminism.

Everything I Wanted to Know About Santa I Learned in Florida

Lynn Waddell | Posted 07.22.2014 | Weird News
Lynn Waddell

Many Santas are in seminars learning how to whiten their eyebrows or tell a good a story, while others vend fake Santa IDs and essentials on the tradeshow floor. A relaxed bunch, they are more than happy to share their love of all things Santa.

Medical Marijuana in Florida -- Don't Expect a New California

Gary Stein | Posted 07.22.2014 | Miami
Gary Stein

I wholeheartedly agree with the legislators that are trying to create a Florida industry based on compassion. If this is to be Florida's industry, Floridians need to profit from it, not businesses from California, Colorado or Arizona.

Ryan J. Reilly

Tampa Mayor Drives SUV Bought With 'Criminal Justice' Funds From Convention

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 05.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Democratic mayor of Tampa has been driving himself around in a sports utility vehicle that was purchased with federal grant money co...

Psychiatrist Testifying For Defense Says Julie Schenecker Was Insane

AP | Posted 05.12.2014 | Crime

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A woman accused of shooting her two teenagers called herself "a failure" because she didn't succeed at committing suicide after k...

4 Bodies Found After Deadly Fire At Ex-Tennis Star's Home

AP | TAMARA LUSH and MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 07.08.2014 | Crime

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A man, his wife and their two teenage children were shot before the million-dollar home they were renting burned down in what inv...

Deadly Fire In Ex-Tennis Star's House Was Set Intentionally: Police

AP | TAMARA LUSH | Posted 07.07.2014 | Crime

The fire at a Florida mansion belonging to a former tennis star was intentionally set and four bodies were found in the charred remains, police said W...

Which Parent Gets The Tax Exemption After Divorce?

Stann Givens | Posted 05.13.2014 | Divorce
Stann Givens

Becoming divorced causes you to have to rethink many tax issues. With the deadline for filing federal income tax returns fast approaching, it might be good to be reminded of how the government treats the dependency exemption in an ended marriage.

Family Hospitalized From Eating LSD-Laced Steak

AP | Posted 03.11.2014 | Weird News

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida woman who was 9 months pregnant and her family became ill after eating meat tainted with LSD. Tampa po...

Retrial For 'Warning Shot' Could Yield TRIPLE Sentence

AP | Posted 03.03.2014 | Crime

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman could end up in prison for 60 years when she's retried for firing a shot in the direction of her estranged...

Cities Have a Stake in Health Law's Success

Annise Parker | Posted 04.23.2014 | Impact
Annise Parker

Local communities -- not Washington, not our state capitals -- are where the impact of the big decisions about health care will be most keenly felt.