One has a "secret menu" and a beef-and-marinara monster sandwich called "the Godfather." Another makes pretty pizzas with spicy twists. And another is a breakfast joint that serves an omelette called "the Bacquezo" (bacon, chorizo, cream cheese).
Florida consumer confidence rose sharply in January, but researchers attributed much of the climb to changes in how survey data was collected.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack predicts U.S. trade with Cuba could rebound from its current $300 million to close to $500 million with Florida among the states capitalizing the most.
ST. PETERSBURG — Krista Schmidt is giving a tour of her dream come true, even if it sounds like a nightmare. "When you first walk in the store," she says, "you'll see the body parts: duck feet, antlers, cow tracheas."
Angela Llewellyn is all about uplifting thoughts and good vibrations, so it makes sense that her women's boutique in Tampa reflects that. Love That! has crystals, charms and positive messages throughout the shop, but only part of them are for her own benefit. Most of them are in the clothes, accessories and gifts …
LOS ANGELES — Fender's curvy Stratocasters, Telecasters and Jazz Basses have been must-have features of guitar shop walls for decades.
TAMPA — The state of Port Tampa Bay is good, CEO Paul Anderson said, and it's getting better.
When you pony up $4.5 million for a 30-second Super Bowl commercial — this year's whopper price to plug away, some $500,000 more than 2014 — you'd probably like a little hype, some bang-for-your-buck hullabaloo leading into the big game.
Economists pinpoint the end of the Great Recession as 2009, but for most Floridians, the financial squeeze has only gotten worse.
Her Target boycott was short-lived.
Chastity Garner Valentine, a prolific fashion blogger with 68,000 followers on Instagram, was so fed up when she found out that the designer partnership Target announced in August would not — once again — have clothes in plus sizes that she …