1. People stream into Clearwater's revamped Coachman Park in June.
  2. Lead singer Soleil Sarcinello (left) and Summer Strickland (right) of Spoiled Rat at their show on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2023 at The Bends in St. Petersburg.
  3. Imagine Museum on Central Avenue in St. Petersburg is among the local museums participating in Arts Alive! Free Museum Day on Sept. 23.
  4. "Navigational Pull" by Jill Slaymaker is on display in her retrospective, "Alchemy and Other Magical Thinking," at Michael Murphy Gallery in Tampa through Oct. 6.
  5. Joseph Tonelli came to the St. Petersburg Times as a news artist in 1962, and he worked bringing the news to life there for 30 years.
  6. Colombian artist Fernando Botero gives an interview in 2013. Botero died Friday in Monaco, according to his daughter Lina Botero, who confirmed his passing to Colombian radio station Caracol.
  7. Summer Hoop performs during the Gasparilla Music Festival at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022. The festival would receive $86.666 from Hillsborough County for the 2024 event under a recommendation from the county's Cultural 
Assets Commission. Last week, Commissioner Donna Cameron Cepeda attempted to kill the commission and its parent organization, the Hillsborough Arts Council, to reallocate the funding to public safety and transportation. TIMES (2022).
  8. Dave Chappelle poses in the press room at the 60th annual Grammy Awards in New York in 2018. Chappelle is bringing his stand-up act to Tampa's Amalie Arena on Oct. 29.
  9. Stephen King's new novel is "Holly."
  10. The folks behind St. Petersburg's Reggae Rise Up music festival are bringing a concert series to the St. Pete Pier.
  11. Pinellas Park's Vance Walker won the 15th Season of "American Ninja Warrior."
  12. After a day of playing a loop of Mary J. Blige, shown here at the 2022 Super Bowl, Tampa radio station 101.5-FM switched from a Top 40 format to R&B.
  13. Journey of Water, Inspired by Moana will officially open at Epcot on Oct. 16. Guests can explore a walking trail that entertains with water in magical ways, like Moana did with the ocean. The new attraction is in the World Nature neighborhood of Epcot.
  14. That ’70s Show” star Danny Masterson got 30 years to life in prison at his sentencing for the rapes of two women two decades ago. A Los Angeles judge is scheduled to sentence the 47-year-old actor Thursday, Sept. 7, 2023. He is pictured here in 2017.
  15. Lauren Groff's new novel is "The Vaster Wilds."
  16. This photo of a seemingly defaced Morgan & Morgan billboard was spotted on North Dale Mabry Highway in Tampa. The firm has admitted in the past to defacing its own billboards as an attention-getter.
  17. Images of Salvador Dalí are projected on the 360-degree screen during "Dali Alive 360," an immersive experience in the new dome structure in the Avant-Garden at the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg on Aug. 2, 2023. "Dali Alive 360" showcases Dali's works through projection mapping on the walls, ceiling and floor, while taking viewers on a journey through the artist's life.
  18. Rick's on the River owner Ken Brackins shows a sign that deters customers from dining and dashing.
  19. The Museum of the American Arts and Crafts Movement in St. Petersburg is offering $10 admission Sept. 7-9, 2023.
  20. Bruce Karlin, owner of Bruce's Chicago Grill & Dog House, ran the restaurant for decades in Largo until it closed last year.
  21. Convicted drug smuggler Angelo Bedami, son of mobster and alleged Santo Trafficante hit man Joe Bedami Sr., shares stories at his Tampa home.
  22. Michael Connelly is one of the headliners for the 2023 Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading.
  23. The Duncan McClellan Gallery crated up glass artworks in preparation for Hurricane Idalia on Aug. 29, 2023.
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