TAMPA — Much has been made about Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella being a revised feminist fairy tale fit for a new generation.
Sometimes just being different is all it takes. That's the case with The Book of Life, an animated movie that when stripped of its wildly imaginative sights and sounds delivers the same tired lessons of being yourself and following your dreams, set to radio-tired pop songs.
If you want to scope out the ideal spot for your white tablecloth picnic — heck, we've even seen tables, chairs and china — for the Florida Orchestra's wildly popular Pops in the Park concert, you have to get to Vinoy Park on St. Petersburg's waterfront early. You and 10,000 other people, by some estimates. …
TAMPA — Adventure Island on Wednesday announced plans for Colossal Curl, a thrill ride opening next spring that would be the tallest ride in the Tampa water park and would be the first new attraction there since 2006.
The Cinderella we know is kind of a drip, isn't she?
The Haunted Mansion ride at Disney World's Magic Kingdom now has its own line of swag at a new gift shop called Memento Mori that has opened in Liberty Square in the Orlando theme park.
For the next year, Tampa Bay Lightning games and events will have the Give & Grub food truck tagging along in a movement aimed at fighting hunger in Tampa Bay. For every meal sold, the team and co-sponsor Laser Spine Institute will donate a meal to a hungry child in the area through Metropolitan Ministries and Feeding …
The Tampa Bay Lightning, which has its first home game of the season on Thursday, announced new menu items for fans attending events at Amalie Arena, including a new PDQ and Holy Hog concession as well as carving and sushi stations.
There's a nip of fall in the air, and as twilight comes to the Old Northeast neighborhood in St. Petersburg, small bands of tiny costumed ghouls and goblins begin to wend their way from house to house.
About a year ago, my daughter Ava, 10 going on intense, taped a crinkled Tiger Beat picture of One Direction's Harry Styles on her bedroom wall. He was her newest crush, adoring Taylor Swift's ex-BF with giggly bursts of OMG.