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  1. Looking Back: The Ybor City Streetcar gets a new life (December 27, 1991)

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    Before World War II Tampa's public transportation needs were covered by a network of Birney streetcars, with a peak of 24 million passengers in 1926. When a local streetcar enthusiast came across a 1920's model, she contacted the Tampa Trolley Society with an eye towards restoration. That streetcar would become the part …

  2. It's possible to do Tampa Bay Comic Con on a budget. Here's how.

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    One of the best parts about being a geek is going to conventions. Huge halls packed with cosplayers, celebrities, comic books, collectibles and a community of like-minded weirdos. It's paradise.

    Luis Romero of Tampa has five Spider-Man suits and has made 25 different covers and inside panels out of $3 presentation boards. 
“I spent three years of research trying to find the perfect red and blue classic Spider-Man suit,” the 37-year-old said.
  3. Plan your weekend: DJ Kitty Onesie, Taking Back Sunday, Kid Day, comic Felipe Esparza

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    DJ Kitty Onesie: The first 15,000 ticket holders who arrive to the Rays-Rangers game Saturday will score the most questionable fashion statement of the season: a free adult-sized DJ Kitty Onesie. It's complete with a tail, a hood featuring a cat face and "DJ Kitty" written across the back. …

    An adult-sized DJ Kitty onesie will be the giveaway when the Tampa Bay Rays play the Rangers July 22.
  4. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 20

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    Kehlani: See the Grammy-nominated R&B singer during her SweetSexySavage tour in support of her debut studio album. Ella Mai, a singer from London, opens. 7 p.m., The Orpheum, 1915 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $24-$29. (813) 248-9500.

    Handout for music planner on 4/6/17: Handout photo of Kehlani, performing at the Orpheum in Tampa on 4/11/17. Credit: Atlantic Records
  5. Ticket window: Snap Judgment, Tim Allen

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    Tickets for the following events go on sale this week: