Party time? Excellent!
It's November, which means you're probably gearing up for two solid months of holiday get-togethers. If you've never felt like a host with the most, fear not: We've put together the only party-planning guide you'll need this fall. Whether you're throwing a cocktail party, sit-down dinner or brownie exchange — or you decide to call in caterers for help — we've got you covered. Pages 45-55
THROUGH NOV. 20
Still booked solid
The fact that Borders bit the dust makes it even more amazing that Inkwood Books is turning 20 this month. The South Tampa independent bookstore is celebrating with daily deals and discounts through Nov. 20. How are they staying afloat in such a nightmarish economy? Let us count the ways. Page 28
Picture a rave with no music. That's the idea behind silent discos, where DJs pump electronic hits into wireless headphones worn by hundreds of dancing fans. It's a surreal scene that'll come to life next Thursday, when the Ritz Ybor hosts Tampa Bay's first silent disco. Page 27