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Feeding Tampa Bay feeds the masses after Hurricane Irma

TAMPA BAY, Fla. (WFLA) - It has been a little more than a week since Hurricane Irma paid a visit to the Tampa Bay area and knocked out power, ruined property and flooded streets in its wake. News Channel 8's partners and neighbors over at Feeding Tampa Bay lost power but that did not stop them from

WFLA.COM - 2017-09-19 16:03:41

Gov. Scott visits Tampa to thank law enforcement and first responders after Hurricane Irma

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - Governor Rick Scott is scheduled to appear in Tampa Tuesday morning to thank local law enforcement, first responders and emergency management officials following Hurricane Irma. The governor arrived at the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office around 11 a.m. to shake the hands of

WFLA.COM - 2017-09-19 15:12:12

Forecast: Sunny, dry conditions prevail throughout Tampa Bay

While many are closely monitoring Hurricane Maria out in the Caribbean, Tampa Bay residents can expect mostly pleasant, dry weather throughout much of the week. Higher pressure will dominate in the coming days, giving way to ample sunshine, warm temperatures and lower humidity, said 10Weather WTSP m

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-19 10:48:00

Pepin Distributing Company and Anheuser-Busch Donate Cans of Water to Tampa Bay Communities

Pepin Distributing Company and Anheuser-Busch Donate Cans of Water to Tampa Bay Communities TAMPA - Pepin Distributing is partnering with the City of Tampa, the County Commission, Feed Tampa Bay and other local organizations to donate 19,440 cans of water that have been provided by Anheuser-Busch.

MOR-TV.COM - 2017-09-19 15:08:00

Tampa Heights project gets $21.5 million in funding

TAMPA --- The Tampa-based Heights Community Development District got a financial boost from a $21.5 million tax-exempt bond issue to fund the waterfront community being built along the Hillsborough River just north of downtown Tampa. Proceeds from the bond issue are expected to used for new roads, s

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-19 15:59:00

After Irma, Tampa Bay synagogues get ready for Rosh Hashana

While residents prepared for the storm and weighed whether to stay or evacuate, Tampa Bay's temples and synagogues secured sacred Torah scrolls and assessed how the storm could affect services and programs for the important High Holidays. At Congregation B'nai Israel of St. Petersburg, that meant re

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-19 15:00:00

Tampa police investigate Family Dollar armed robbery

The Tampa Police Department is investigating an armed robbery at a Family Dollar store on Sunday, Sept. 17 and are asking for the public's help in identifying the armed suspect. Tampa police investigate Family Dollar armed robbery Male suspect pointed unknown object at clerk, demanded moneySuspect f

BAY NEWS 9 - 2017-09-19 14:48:15

Kick Off Fall in Tampa at the Fall Festival in Hyde Park Village

Yes, believe it or not, Christmas is less than 100 days away, and though we are keeping our eyes on the tropics and bearing the heat Fall in Tampa, such as it is, has arrived, with Oktoberfest and Halloween in Tampa on its heels! No matter the temperature, it's fun to participate in Fall Things to D

813AREA.COM - 2017-09-19 12:48:00

Tampa Man Accused of Shooting Neighbor to Death

TAMPA - A Tampa man has been accused of shooting a neighbor to death over the weekend, the Tampa Police Department said. Matthew J. Downey, 57, was found dead of gunshot wounds late Saturday (Sept. 16). His neighbor, Brian Baker, 57, has been charged with second degree murder in connection with the

TBREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-18 09:47:15

Serious Sushi & Sake in September at the Beach Bar in Tampa!

The gorgeous Beach Bar & Restaurant in Tampa is once again providing exactly what you need - sushi and sake on Tuesdays! This waterfront eatery is more than just a restaurant or watering hole - Beach Bar & Restaurant is more of a destination. Located right on the edge of beautiful Tampa Bay, Beach o

813AREA.COM - 2017-09-18 21:40:00

Trivia Night Gets Trendy at the Aloft Hotel, Downtown Tampa

Tampa's Aloft Hotel is a fresh, hip oasis on the beautiful Hillsborough River - right across from the University of Tampa's world-famous minarets - with one of the most happening pool party scenes in the area. This cool boutique hotel on the corner of Ashley Drive and Kennedy Boulevard boasts exquis

813AREA.COM - 2017-09-18 20:22:00

See ghost tours and scary movies at Tampa Theatre leading up to Halloween

Neat trick, Tampa Theatre, packing so many Halloween treats into the fifth annual Nightmare on Franklin Street. This year's lineup announced Monday covers 12 days of scary movies and paranormal tours at the historic venue, from Oct. 20 through Halloween. One highlight stars Tampa Theatre itself, the

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-18 18:45:00

Forecast: Sunny, dry conditions continue to prevail across Tampa Bay

That means sunny conditions, a small chance of isolated afternoon showers, and temperatures hovering around 90 for the first half of the workweek, 10Weather WTSP meteorologist Grant Gilmore said. Winds from the north will help fuel the dry conditions, Gilmore said, and those showers will occur in t

TAMPA BAY ONLINE - 2017-09-18 06:05:00

National gas prices drop as Florida, Tampa Bay remain steady

Drivers nationwide are finally seeing some relief at the pump. However, Tampa Bay residents may have to wait a little longer. The average price of gas dropped 5 cents per gallon to $2.60 for regular gas. This is first weekly decline since Hurricane Harvey caused refinery slowdowns and closures, acc

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-18 17:40:00

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sept. 19

Hanson : The brothers responsible for getting MMBop stuck in your head in the '90s now celebrate 25 years as a pop band. 8 p.m., Jannus Live, 200 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $39.50. (727) 565-0550. Rent: The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical follows the live of seven artists struggling to follo

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-18 15:42:00

Tampa Bay residents can apply for federal unemployment services after Irma

TALLAHASSEE - Florida businesses and residents, whose employment or self-employment was lost or interrupted because of Hurricane Irma, may apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA). This federal assistance is for those that don't qualify for the state's regular unemployment benefits. Applicat

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-18 15:20:00

Why don't certain bands and tours come to Tampa? Here are five reasons

"We didn't start out playing in Florida at all," said the multi-instrumentalist for Montreal indie rockers Arcade Fire. "We didn't get offers down there, and the tours that we booked just didn't hit Florida. So we kind of missed it." Fans in Tampa are well aware. When you love a band, it can feel li

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2017-09-18 14:00:00

Who's on your Tampa Bay concert bucket list? Peter Gabriel, Daft Punk, Adele or...?

It's a momentous week in Tampa Bay music, as two huge bands who have long avoided touring in this market, Mumford and Sons and Arcade Fire, finally arrive, playing concerts on Wednesday and Tampa, respectively. That got us wondering: Who's left? Not many big acts, it turns out. You have to go back y

TAMPA BAY ONLINE - 2017-09-18 12:46:00

FAMU fans forgive, give city another shot with Tampa Classic

TAMPA, Fla. - As Carrie Parker-Warren looked out into the sea of orange and green in the stands and on the field at Raymond James Stadium Saturday evening, more than 50 years of memories began to rush through her mind. "We'd [jump] up in the air with these long wool skirts and these hot wool sweater

10NEWS - 2017-09-18 10:14:56

Tampa council holds Irma-delayed public hearing on 2018 budget at 6 p.m.

TAMPA - The City Council is scheduled to hold a storm-delayed public hearing on the 2018 city budget and proposed property tax rate tonight at 6 p.m. The question will be whether the council scales back Mayor Bob Buckhorn's proposed tax increase, and, if so, by how much. Buckhorn's $974.2 million bu

TAMPA BAY ONLINE - 2017-09-18 10:06:00