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Karen Bail, who helped Gibbs kids get to Broadway, retires

Karen Bail, who helped Gibbs kids get to Broadway, retires

ST. PETERSBURG When neatnicks retire, they leave no trace behind. Their desks are clean, like a runway after the plane has taken off. On Thursday, her last day of classes, Karen Bail's desk still looked like the airport. Fake flowers stood in vases...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for May 28

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for May 28

Alabama: The country music all-timers hit the road for the Southern Drawl tour with openers, the Charlie Daniels Band. 7 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $26-$86. (813) 301-2500. Sunset Music Festival: British trance trio Above an...
Updated: 6 hours ago
What to watch this weekend: 'House of Cards' returns Tuesday, 'Still Star Crossed'

What to watch this weekend: 'House of Cards' returns Tuesday, 'Still Star Crossed'

They all fall down: House of Cards The fifth season of the Emmy-nominated drama House of Cards premieres Tuesday, just in time for us to escape to another surreal political reality. Follow the explosive and gruesome fourth season finale, First Lady...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for May 27

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for May 27

Tampa Bay Margarita Festival: The Barenaked Ladies will headline this festival with opener Cowboy Mouth. Enjoy more than 50 varieties of margarita drinks including a Sriracha strawberry, a bacon rita and even a jalapeno Cabo rita. There's beer and vo...
Updated: 10 hours ago
Pain does not exist in the Karate 3 soundtrack ... does it?!?

Pain does not exist in the Karate 3 soundtrack ... does it?!?

Should the Karate Kid series have stopped at the original? Probably, but if we didn't have Karate Kid 3 would will still have the lost song Listen To Her Heart by the Little River Band? The original Karate Kid was the feel-good movie of 1984 and it...
Published: 05/25/17
Todd Rundgren talks teaching, Coachella, reaching a new generation of fans and more

Todd Rundgren talks teaching, Coachella, reaching a new generation of fans and more

Todd Rundgren is a hero to a generation of rock fans who adore his decades of solo work and legendary production skills. But these days, the studio wizard is figuring out how to reach a younger audience. The artist, who performs at the Mahaffey The...
Published: 05/25/17
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for May 26

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for May 26

Train: One of the most engaging frontmen in rock, Pat Monahan, brings along O.A.R. and Natasha Bedingfield for their annual trip through Tampa. 7 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $21...
Published: 05/25/17
Bar review: The Landing at Jannus in St. Petersburg

Bar review: The Landing at Jannus in St. Petersburg

I've spent many evenings in St. Pete's Jannus Live courtyard, enjoying one of the best open-air venues in the Tampa Bay area. It's where I saw my first concert in Florida: Toadies, on the Rubberneck tour sometime in the mid '90s.Over the years, I've ...
Published: 05/25/17
Local craft beer of the week: Two Henrys Belleview-Biltmore Blueberry Vanilla Wheat

Local craft beer of the week: Two Henrys Belleview-Biltmore Blueberry Vanilla Wheat

Two Henrys Brewing Company is a unique entity in the Tampa Bay brewing scene, due to both its status as the only brewery in Plant City, as well as its location on a 27-acre working farm, which also includes a winery.The farm grows a lot of blueberrie...
Published: 05/25/17
Plan your weekend: Memorial Day, Sunset Music Fest, comic Pablo Francisco, sci-fi writer Jeff VanderMeer

Plan your weekend: Memorial Day, Sunset Music Fest, comic Pablo Francisco, sci-fi writer Jeff VanderMeer

Plan your weekend Holiday Memorial Day: Monday is the day to honor those who died serving their country, and the Bay Pines VA Memorial Day Ceremony will have Fox 13 anchor Alcides Segui as emcee, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist and musical performances sta...
Published: 05/24/17
Updated: 05/26/17