Links from the Times for Dec. 23
Arriving on an elephant named Asia, Santa delivered toys to children at the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa while announcing the Ringling Bros. circus opening at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa on Jan. 7. | See a video of Santa on an elephant.
More road changes at TIA
A new ramp from westbound State Road 60, or northbound Memorial Highway, onto eastbound Spruce Street was to open at about 2 a.m. Tuesday morning, The ramp will create a new traffic movement, giving people a straighter shot toward the International Plaza area. | See an interactive map of the TIA area changes