Super Bowl LV

Super Bowl LV: Microgrants to local nonprofits are meant to make a lasting difference

The Tampa Bay Super Bowl LV Host Committee is giving a total of nearly $280,000 in microgrants to 28 local nonprofits.

Touchdown for Health: Inside Tom Brady’s TB12 Center in Tampa

TB12 centers offer one-on-one sessions with body coaches for athletes and non-athletes alike.

Super Splendor: Inside the new JW Marriott Tampa Water Street, the designated Super Bowl hotel

Tampa Mayor Jane Castor was grinning, thrilled to stand outside in the heart of downtown under a bright blue winter sky and help open the luxurious new JW Marriott Tampa Water Street. Goodbye, 2020, and Hello, 2021. The new hotel is an inspiration, opening just in time to welcome fans as the designated Super Bowl […]

The Bone-In Ribeye at Donovan's meatery.

Restaurants ’21: What’s New, What’s On the Way

While the pandemic has proven to be devastating to many in the local restaurant scene, others have pushed forward. Here are some of the intrepid chefs and restaurateurs whose readiness to open new places is acting as a guiding light back to normalcy.  DONOVAN’S MEATERY The Datz Restaurant Group has opened two new restaurants in […]

The Wright Stuff: A masterpiece in Culbreath Isles

The sweeping lines. The elegant geometry.  The stunning use of wood and stone. Think of 4937 Lyford Cay as Florida’s Fallingwater, a tropical counterpart to the legendary Pennsylvania residence designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. Except it wasn’t designed by Wright, and it’s not perched above a waterfall — it sits on a unique waterfront property […]

Weekend Top Ten 1/21-24: Op art, fossil finds, Scott & Patti & The Bucs

Oh, Mother! The gifted comic singing duo of Matthew McGee and Scott Daniel (pictured above) bring the latest edition of their “mother-and-son” nightclub act, Scott & Patti: Get a Real Job!, to freeFall Theatre’s drive-in theater series. It’s billed as “an irreverent and topical look at what it takes to make a buck in this […]

The athletic Cadillac CT4

Weekend Wheels: Think of Cadillac’s athletic CT4 as a four-door Camaro

For starters, it rides on pretty much the same rear-drive chassis, or platform, as Chevy’s muscley Camaro two-door coupe and convertible.  Yep, there’s a little bit of Camaro in every CT4. Elvis, who loved his Cadillacs, would have been proud. Or maybe not. Less impressive, and definitely not in keeping with Cadillac’s old “Standard of […]