Tampa-based Bloomin' Brands, parent of Outback Steakhouse and more, has sold off its interest in the seafood-based Roy's chain for $10 million. The sale, between Bloomin' and United Ohana, involves 20 restaurants and was agreed upon months ago, although the final tally wasn't revealed until Wednesday.
Don Arvin, co-owner of St. Petersburg's Casita Taqueria, routinely combs through his online reviews.
Pei Wei Asian Diner and BurgerMonger are coming to Fourth Street N
1Blast Friday: The free Blast Friday block party gets in the baseball spirit with baseball-themed vendors, a kids zone, games, prizes, live music by saxophonist Mindi Abair and representatives from the Tampa Bay Rays, Toronto Blue Jays, Clearwater Threshers, Philadelphia Phillies and New York Yankees. The nearby …
Sunday Walt Disney World broke the $100 barrier, announcing a $6 price hike that puts Magic Kingdom admission at $105, but other prices at the world's most popular tourist destination also spiked.
After a radical Islamist group released a video on Saturday threatening to terrorize various shopping centers around the globe — including those owned by the Westfield Corp., which operates several malls in the Tampa Bay area — local retail hubs promised security would be of the utmost importance.
NEW YORK — American Express violated U.S. antitrust laws by barring merchants from asking customers to use one credit card over another, a federal judge ruled Thursday.
Angelo Escano is one of about 12,000 Walmart employees in the Tampa Bay area — and like a lot of them, he's feeling pretty darn vindicated today. "This is what we've been fighting for," said the 32-year-old meat department worker at the Tampa location on Dale Mabry Highway just off of Interstate 275.
In another sign that we're gaining confidence in the economy and our ability to pay the bills, a new report shows we whipped out our credit cards more during last year's holiday season compared to the year before.
Publix Super Markets, the Florida juggernaut of the grocery industry, was toppled from its No. 1 national industry ranking for the first time by two supermarket chains, says a report released Wednesday by the American Customer Satisfaction Index, or ACSI.