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Reinventing Jeff Vinik: From Wall Street to hockey to real estate


  1. Yes, Virginia: Santa's wish list has gone digital


    "I sent my Christmas list to you in Google Docs. Can you help me edit it and then email it to Santa?"

  2. Editorial: St. Petersburg's paid parental leave is smart investment


    For two decades, the federal Family and Medical Leave Act has given millions of expectant parents in the workforce the peace of mind that they can take time to care for a new baby or child and won't lose their job. But U.S. public policy still lags woefully behind the rest of the modern world when it comes to …

  3. Editorial: Tampa makes smart investment in Gay Pride parade


    Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn struck a note for tolerance and common sense by agreeing to co-sponsor next year's gay pride parade. Bringing people together is good for any community — and it's good for business.

  4. Letters: Dissenters on Cuba fail to see the big picture


    Cuba and Florida

    Dissenters miss the big picture

    Our state stands 90 miles away from a potential trading partner that could mean thousands of new jobs for our citizens, but we hear only anger and criticism from the governor and one U.S. senator. Do they so dislike anything with President Barack …

  5. Letters: Good work at New Beginnings is being punished


    Times' crusade against New Beginnings

    Good work is being punished

    Rubio says Paul has 'no idea what he's talking about' on Cuba

    UPDATE 12:46 p.m. : Paul just fired his own salvo via Twitter:...


    Martin seeks more progress from Bucs' running game

    TAMPA -- Bucs running back Doug Martin, who rushed for a season-high 96 yards last week, understands that the more he's on the field Sunday, the less that Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is, which is probably a good thing....


    Christmas colors with a twist! Tampa's Kellie McRae helps us ring in the holidays Florida style.

    Fab Friday: Kellie McRae

    Christmas is just around the corner, so we figured what better gift to give you than local shoe extraordinaire Kellie McRae?...