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Kriseman submits his proposed budget to City Council

St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman submitted his proposed budget to City Council Tuesday, eight days before a newly-revised deadline. ...

Review panel rejects adding Hillsborough Commission seats


Carlton: Shameful? You said it, attorney Diaco


  1. Barnes & Noble Brandon to stage daylong Mockingbird reading


    With author Harper Lee set to release a new novel Tuesday, a daylong dramatic reading of Lee's 1960 Pulitzer Prize-winning classic To Kill a Mockingbird will be staged from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday at the Brandon Barnes & Noble, 122 Brandon Town Center Drive.

    Gregory Peck and Mary Badham star as Atticus and Scout Finch in 1962’s To Kill a Mockingbird.
  2. Things to do for July 10 and beyond


    10 Today

    Theater in the Park: Elementary and middle school students present an adaptation of Disney's Frozen, set under the trees with large fans blowing. This performance is the culmination of a one-week acting camp. 6 p.m. $5, children free. Dunedin Community Center, 1920 Pinehurst …

  3. Warrior Bash, a wine fest and other Things to Do on the North Suncoast


    On stage

    What happens in Vegas: Michael Mathews will perform a Vegas-style show, "The Legendary Bobby Darin," at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday at Jimmy Ferraro's Studio Theatre, 5732 Main St., New Port Richey. Tickets are $25. For information, call (727) 409-0293.

  4. Stage West's 'Dorothy in Wonderland' a whirlwind of a mashup


    SPRING HILL — Everyone knows the classic story of Dorothy Gale's amazing journey in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. And who doesn't remember Alice's trip through Wonderland? But does anyone know what happens when their two worlds collide?

    Kyle Parker is Tweedle Dum, Louis Romeo is the Lion and Wyatt Washington plays Tweedle Dee in the Stage West Community Playhouse production.
  5. Want to make a cocktail? Try an app

    Bars & Spirits

    A Negroni, anyone? Or maybe a Jack Rose? Knowing how to make good cocktails is a great party trick and almost always more interesting than serving wine or beer to guests. And even if you are a complete cocktail novice, you can deliver delicious drinks, as long as you have the right app.

    Cocktail apps are shaking up mixology. New York Times

    My Outfit Monday, vacation style edition: Three cities, three outfits

    I just got back from a one-week escape up the East Coast, a road trip up to Williamsburg, Va., with side trips to Richmond and Washington, D.C. It was relaxing. It was fun. It was, most of all, not Florida, with temperatures hovering in the low 80s for the most part and a glorious breeze. I wish I were still there....


    Grand jury rips Department of Corrections after deadly beating death

    Matthew Walker was unconscious, handcuffed, face-down on the sidewalk, in front of a dorm at Charlotte Correctional Institution. The inmate had been beaten and his larynx was crushed so badly that his throat was swollen shut....


    Matt Andriese was called up from Triple-A Durham, under the 26th man rule for doubleheaders, and will start the night game.

    For starters, Rays at Royals, twice, with Jaso back

    UPDATE, 6:36: RHP Andrew Bellatti was in the clubhouse after Game 1 and a locker was being set up, but the Rays did not immediately announce a roster move....