Tuesday, July 17, 2018
MLB commissioner confident Rays owner is ‘going to get’ stadium deal done
An artist's rendering of the Tampa Bay Rays proposed new ballpark in Ybor City. [Courtesy of Tampa Bay Rays]
WASHINGTON – Acknowledging both the challenges and urgency to work out a public-private financing plan, Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred on Tuesday expressed extreme confidence in Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg to make a...
The Coast Guard is looking to build up to six new polar icebreakers, and Bollinger Shipyards of Louisiana said it would do the work at a Tampa shipyard if it wins the production contract. The new vessels would replace the Coast Guard's two icebreakers in operation, including the 399-foot-long cutter Polar Star, pictured here in Antarctica in 2016. Commissioned in 1976, the Polar Star is not expected to remain in service beyond 2023.
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Louisiana shipbuilder hopes to bring 1,000 jobs to Tampa shipyard through Coast Guard icebreaker program
Walter Carr, back, gets a hug and a new car from his boss, Bellhops CEO Luke Marklin. [Photo from video]
He walked 20 miles to work after his car broke down. His boss bought him a new one.
The Grain & Berry bowl (left), features acai berry as a base, granola, banana, strawberries, blueberries and is topped with peanut butter, Nutella and coconut flakes. 
Grain and Berry in Palm Harbor specializes in healthy bowls with bases like acai berries and pitaya, otherwise known as dragon fruit, topped with other fruit and toppings. July 10, 2018. MARTHA ASENCIO RHINE   |   Times
Bowled over: From acai to poke, the top 10 bowls in Tampa Bay