This rendering shows a west-to-east view of Gas Worx, a proposed mixed-use development on 50 acres between Ybor City and downtown Tampa. An initial master plan for the project is being filed with the city by real estate investor Darryl Shaw and lead developers Kettler, a Washington, D.C. real estate firm.
Investor Darryl Shaw’s initial master plan for the project, dubbed Gas Worx, doesn’t include a new Rays stadium. Yet.


  1. A protester holds an anti-eviction sign. [Tribune News Service]
  2. Walt Disney World is now requiring that its employees get vaccinated.
  3. St. Petersburg's Raymond James Financial valued its assets at more than $1 trillion for the third straight quarter.
  4. In this April 17, 2020, file photo, a Publix grocery worker collects shopping carts in the parking lot of the Publix store at 1075 Pasadena Avenue South, South Pasadena. Publix Super Markets again will require employees to wear face coverings regardless of their COVID-19 vaccination status beginning Monday.
  5. RN Corey Price prepares a second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for administration on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.
  6. FILE - This April 2017, file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website (NerdWallet via AP, File)
  7. Sen. Carl Levin asks a question of a witness during a June 2013 hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee. Levin died Thursday
  8. A drone show element called a "light ribbon" was part of a recent show by Firefly Drone Shows, a Detroit-based company that puts on dozens of drone light shows all over the U.S. They are producing a show for the first anniversary of the St. Pete Pier that will put 300 drones in the sky July 31.
  9. Israeli youths receive a dose of the Pfizer/ BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine from the Magen David Adom during a July 5 campaign by the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality to encourage the vaccination of teenagers. Older Israelis may soon receive a third booster shot.
  10. Marymount California University, newly acquired by Saint Leo University, is located in Los Angeles County. Under the merger, it will be renamed Catholic Benedictine.
  11. Scarlett Johansson arrives at the Bafta Film Awards, in central London, Feb. 2, 2020. Johansson is suing the Walt Disney Co. over the company’s streaming release of "Black Widow," which she said breached her contract and deprived her of potential earnings. The “Black Widow” star and executive producer filed a suit Thursday in the Los Angeles Superior Court that said her contract guaranteed an exclusive theatrical release.
  12. President Joe Biden speaks during a visit to the Lehigh Valley operations facility for Mack Trucks in Macungie, Pa., on July 28.
  13. People walk by a fish kill from Red Tide on the shore of Pass-a-Grille Beach on July 24, 2021.
  14. A family walks past Cinderella Castle in the Magic Kingdom in 2020.
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  16. This exterior image of the Tampa Theatre shows how the owners pushed the fact that the theater was air-conditioned -- a rarity in 1942.
  17. All styles at Little Feet Shoes in Wesley Chapel are tax-exempt for Florida's back-to-school tax holiday, which runs from July 31 to Aug. 9, 2021.
  18. A screen in a booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the rate decision of the Federal Reserve, Wednesday, July 28, 2021. The Federal Reserve said Wednesday that the U.S. economy is strengthening and making progress on the Fed's employment and inflation goals, a small step toward dialing back its ultra-low-interest rate policies.
  19. Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Gem sits at the Port of Miami, awaiting a hoped-for return to service.
  20. A culdesac off Curlew Rd. floods following Tropical Storm Elsa, Wednesday, July 7, 2021 in Dunedin.
  21. A man walks his dog along the water at Tampa's Westshore Marina District seen on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. The uncompleted first luxury condo tower is pictured right, while a finished residential building is on the left.
  22. Busch Gardens will bring back Howl-O-Scream earlier than ever, starting Sept. 10, and unlike last year's open-air scares, there will be haunted houses and scare zones scattered around the park.
  23. Researchers in Axogen's Tampa labs are working on new technologies to repair nerve damage and restore skin sensation to people who've gone through surgeries or suffered injuries or burns.