Tuesday, January 16, 2018
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Live music

Cocktails, 6229 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey, (727) 848-3227

• PaPa Cherry, 9:30 p.m. today

• The Blue Riders, 9:30 p.m. Saturday

Fisherman's Shack, 14519 Old Dixie Highway, Hudson

• Franc Robert, 8 p.m. Saturday

Rapscallions, 4422 Land O'Lakes Blvd., Land O'Lakes, (813) 235-6511

• Charlie Morris Band, 7 p.m. today

Sam's Hudson Beach, 6325 Clark St., Hudson, (727) 868-1971

• Cellfish, 8 p.m. today

• SPF-40, 1-5 p.m. Saturday

• Cristi Vale with the Sequel Band, 8 p.m. Saturday

• Scotty Lee and the Treble Hooks, 2:30 p.m. Sunday

World of Beer, 2081 Collier Parkway, Land O'Lakes, (813) 948-9400

• Jay Langston, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. today

• Luis Rexach, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Thursday

Over the border

Dunedin Brewery, 937 Douglas Ave., Dunedin, (727) 736-0606

• Human Condition and the American Condition, 9 p.m. today

• John Q, 9 p.m. Saturday

• John Emil, 8 p.m. Thursday

J.C. Cravers, 191 Orange St., Ozona, (727) 216-6412

• Stormbringer, 8 p.m. today

• Walker Smith, 8 p.m. Saturday

JolliMon's, 941 Huntley Ave., Dunedin, (727) 735-0498

• Brian Caudill, 7 p.m. today

• Trenchfoot Shindig, 7:30 p.m. Saturday

• Christy Lenee, 2 p.m. Sunday

• Rick Hatfield, 5 p.m. Sunday

• Sal Belloise, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday

• Blues Jam Hosted by Bottoms Up, 7 p.m. Wednesday

• Best of the Bay hosted by Shoeless Soul, 7:30 p.m. Thursday

Skippers Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa, (813) 977-6474

• Halycon, 8 p.m. today

• Good Vibrations: Brian Wilson's 70th Birthday Party/Tribute featuring 20 bands, 8 p.m. Saturday.

• Blue Dice, 5 p.m. Sunday

• Applebutter Express, 7 p.m. Tuesday

• Island Night with Impulse, 8 p.m. Wednesday

• Grateful Dead Night with Uncle John's Band, 8 p.m. Thursday

The Zone Lounge, 121 E Tarpon Ave., Tarpon Springs, (727) 934-5599

• The Black Honkeys, 8:30 p.m. Thursday

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Tampa Rep’s ‘Gnit’ is a sharp commentary on narcissism in the age of selfies

Tampa Rep’s ‘Gnit’ is a sharp commentary on narcissism in the age of selfies

By JULIE GARISTOTimes CorrespondentTAMPA — Tampa Repertory Theatre’s Gnit strikes gold for theatergoers who appreciate deadpan wit, clever wordplay and incisive commentary on the human condition.First produced in 2013, the retread of a Scandinavian c...
Updated: 8 hours ago
Taste test: pot stickers

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Whenever I order meals at a Chinese or Japanese restaurant I always look for pot stickers on the menu. The tasty Asian dumplings are filled with pork or chicken and veggies and cooked with a perfect balance of steaming and frying. The reason I order ...
Published: 01/16/18
From the food editor: Recipe for warm, cozy Pita Ribollita soup

From the food editor: Recipe for warm, cozy Pita Ribollita soup

When I first made this soup, Florida was in the grips of a cold weather snap, the likes of which rarely happens in this part of the state. We’re talking a whole week of lows in the 30s. The 30s! It was everything I ever wanted and more — the rare win...
Published: 01/16/18
Restaurant review: Byblos Cafe has busted out of its mold with a broader Mediterranean menu, and that’s good

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Published: 01/16/18

Hometown Pasco for Jan. 19

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Published: 01/16/18

Hometown Hernando for Jan. 19

Hometown HernandoHIGH FIVESBicyclist rides 100,000 miles: Photo: herhometown011918-A Courtesy of Jennifer HoustonCLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONSPledge leads to donation for Arc Nature Coast: Photo: herhometown011918-B Courtesy of Nancy Stubbs• • •People Help...
Published: 01/16/18
A play about Miami’s Cocaine Cowboys is becoming a reality

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MIAMI — The idea seemed outlandish, maybe even impossible at the time: a one-man play about Miami’s infamous Cocaine Cowboys of the 1980s. Some 15 years ago, the Miami-raised Billy Corben was deep into research for what would become Coca...
Updated: 10 hours ago

Review: Show Palace’s Pippin daring and dangerous

HUDSON —If you saw the musical Pippin when it first hit Broadway in 1972, or a high school drama club version, or even a touring company rendition a decade ago, it’s not exactly the Pippin you’ll see if you’re wise enough to go see the spectacular mo...
Published: 01/15/18
Baseball coach Billy Reed lived a life of courage, integrity

Baseball coach Billy Reed lived a life of courage, integrity

TAMPAAs a teenager in the late 1940s, when Jim Crow remained the South’s two most notorious syllables, Billy Reed had to walk past Hillsborough High’s baseball field to get to all-black Middleton."Those (Hillsborough) students would hurl racial slurs...
Published: 01/13/18
Restaurant review: Ichicoro Ane brings ramen, Japanese small plates and a whole lot of fun to St. Petersburg

Restaurant review: Ichicoro Ane brings ramen, Japanese small plates and a whole lot of fun to St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURGWhen Station House restaurant opened on Christmas Eve 2014 it was a totally reinvented space, Steve Gianfilippo’s vision for the basement level of a 104-year-old, five-story, 30,000-square-foot building he’d bought for $3 million. For y...
Published: 01/12/18
Updated: 01/13/18