Saturday, September 22, 2018

Deals & Shopping

Why arenít girls clothes functional? Navigating the gender divide in preschool fashion

Why arenít girls clothes functional? Navigating the gender divide in preschool fashion

e_SDLqHow adorable!" crooned the woman in line behind us at the department store. "And look at those lashes. How old is he?"I looked down at my 3-year-old daughter, Lia, who was trying to scale the counter, and paused. Itís not unusual for strangers ...
Published: 09/21/18
Tampa Bay Fashion Week returns and CITY brings designer Marc Bouwer

Tampa Bay Fashion Week returns and CITY brings designer Marc Bouwer

Celebrate Style: Tampa Bay Fashion WeekSeptember continues to be the most stylish month of the year with the return of Tampa Bay Fashion Week. This year's main event, the signature runway show, returns to International Plaza on Friday. Organizers are...
Published: 09/20/18
Ticket window: Carol Burnett, John Mellencamp and Sarah Brightman on sale this week

Ticket window: Carol Burnett, John Mellencamp and Sarah Brightman on sale this week

Tickets for the following events go on sale this week:ē Carol Burnett, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12 at Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, $72.50-$257.50, on Sale at noon Friday at the box office, 1111 McMullen-Booth Road, or by calling (727) 791-7400.ē Shawn Colvin,...
Published: 09/19/18
5 things to do under $5: Amara LaNegra of ‘Love and Hip Hop,’ Tampa Bay Boat Show

5 things to do under $5: Amara LaNegra of ‘Love and Hip Hop,’ Tampa Bay Boat Show

1USF Lecture Series: Hear a free talk by Amara La Negra, the Miami native best known as the breakout star of this season’s Love and Hip Hop: Miami. La Negra is expected to focus on the challenges of navigating the entertainment industry —...
Published: 09/19/18
What’s that bug gunk on your car? There’s an app for that

What’s that bug gunk on your car? There’s an app for that

Florida is rich in biomass. It’s got a lot of bugs. You’re driving down the highway, and all of a sudden — splat — a bug smacks your windshield, leaving a gooey glob on the glass. That’s the end of it from the bug’...
Published: 09/18/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sept. 18

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sept. 18

Chicago: The Tony-Award winning musical opens today through Sunday with great dance numbers and All that Jazz. Part of the Straz’s Broadway series. 7:30 p.m., Carol Morsani Hall at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place...
Published: 09/17/18
St. Petersburg company Made Coffee expands its cold brew to all Publix stores, debuts new con leche flavors

St. Petersburg company Made Coffee expands its cold brew to all Publix stores, debuts new con leche flavors

ST. PETERSBURGYou could say that Michael Rideout and Taylor Prater have got it made. When they started in 2015, they were delivering their cold-brewed coffee by bicycle, serving it at local events from a keg hooked up to the back of the bike. This we...
Published: 09/14/18
St. Pete Art and Fashion Week brings style and a beauty expo celebrates natural hair

St. Pete Art and Fashion Week brings style and a beauty expo celebrates natural hair

Chic Week: St. Pete Art and Fashion WeekFashionistas know that September means fashion weeks in all the world's most stylish cities, including here in Tampa Bay. Local celebrations of style kick off today in St. Petersburg, with St. Pete Art and Fash...
Published: 09/13/18
Check, please: In red tide outbreak, diners and tourists are staying away

Check, please: In red tide outbreak, diners and tourists are staying away

The red tide algae bloom along the Gulf Coast that began in mid-August is the strongest since the 2005-2006 outbreak and also among the longest-lived. News of it came on the heels of reports of blue-green algae in Lake Okeechobee and flowing down the...
Published: 09/12/18
Updated: 09/13/18
5 things to do under $5 this week: Batman Day, WMNF open house, National Gymnastics Day

5 things to do under $5 this week: Batman Day, WMNF open house, National Gymnastics Day

1 Batman Day: Wham! Bam! Saturday is Batman Day! The promotional gimmick from DC Comics will have a huge video component this year (to tie in with the launch of new streaming service DC Universe). Multiple comic book stores, libraries and bookstores ...
Published: 09/12/18