Another week, another concert announcement for Ferg's Sports Bar in St. Petersburg. And this one has a country twist.
ST. PETERSBURG — Sunday's 12-3 bashing of the Blue Jays allowed the Rays to finish with consolation prizes of reaching 80 wins and avoiding last place in the American League East.
Flames consumed the small, wood-frame home before dawn. Iron burglar bars bolted across every window and door — meant to protect a grandmother and her three young grandchildren — instead trapped them as the house filled with smoke and burned around them. All four died in that Aug. 31 blaze.
TAMPA — The idea of using a car to get from class to class on the University of South Florida's 1,700-acre campus can be enticing.
FitLine Zip Line: Fitlife Foods is setting up two 25-foot-high zip lines Friday to carry people through downtown Tampa on Franklin Street from Zack to Madison streets. There's also a 100-yard interactive game area of activities and contests. Benefits the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. $10 zip line or rock …
A pro-Democratic group has sent out the call that 2016 is the year Florida voters need to choose a female candidate: "Did you know that fewer women have been elected to statewide office than men named William?"
Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump defended his change in position on accepting refugees from Syria on Sunday, saying he has concerns about how many able-bodied men seem to be fleeing the war-torn nation.
TAMPA — The Bucs' loss to Carolina was full of disappointment for players and fans, but here are five things you might have missed.
TAMPA — In a day full of mistakes and misses, the play that knocked the air out of the Bucs on Sunday came early in the third quarter, when Tampa Bay, trailing by just seven, forced a fumble by Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart, only to see the ball pop into the hands of TE Ed Dickson, who rumbled 57 …
Sylvia Reina daydreamed of faraway places. • The Tampa native made a hobby out of planning getaways for family members while she was busy at home caring for her children. She was organized. It was easy to find the best airline rates and fun to sort through excursions and attractions in cities around the world. …
There are 97 miles of railroad track connecting the downtowns of Clearwater, St. Petersburg and Tampa. The steel grating links Tampa International Airport to the University of South Florida, stretches across four counties and reaches as far north as Brooksville.
TOWN 'N' COUNTRY — A woman who had driven a stolen Cadillac that struck and killed an 83-year-old motorist turned herself in at a Hillsborough County jail on Sunday, authorities said.
BRANDON — A 50-year-old motorcyclist died this weekend after he was ejected from the bike while trying to avoid a collision Saturday evening, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Even if the stormy weather of the Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival's inaugural Tampa installment didn't return, its second stop Saturday was a reminder that lightning can strike twice.
Here is a gallery of photos from the Bucs' game against the Carolina Panthers Sunday at Raymond James Stadium.