MLK Day Parade: Photographer Tre Butler shows us the beauty of south St. Pete's 'Dream Street'

Tre Butler was born-and-raised on the southside of St. Petersburg. And on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, 9th Street was the only…

By Tre 'Junior' Butler

MLK Day Parade: Photographer Tre Butler shows us the beauty of south St. Pete's 'Dream Street'
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A massive Florida compound, owned by the Waldrep Dairy family, is now going to auction

[image-9] A giant estate owned by one of Florida's prominent dairy families is now going to auction in Ocala. Located at 3707…

By Colin Wolf

This 200-acre Florida compound, owned by the Waldrep Dairy family, is now going to auction
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Tampa's infamous Bilzerian mansion is still on the market and is now asking $6.5 million

The former childhood home of Dan Bilzerian, a professional poker player and so-called "King of Instagram," is now on the market in…

By Colin Wolf

The former Tampa mansion of Dan Bilzerian is now on the market for $6 million
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The unwritten rules of Tampa Bay

Every city has a few guidelines that most people follow for whatever reason. Inspired by this glorious Reddit thread, and with a…

By CL Staff

It’s always 20 degrees hotter at Sparkman Wharf.
 -CL Staff
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A giant custom-built retreat on Florida's 50-acre Grant Island is now for sale

One of the largest homes on a small private island in Florida is now on the market. Located at 1 Grant Is,…

By Colin Wolf

A giant custom-built retreat on Florida's 50-acre Grant Island is now for sale
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This $12 million Sarasota mansion comes with a bowling alley, a go-kart track and a private lake

A massive estate with ties to one of Florida's most famous land developers is now for sale in Sarasota. Located at 3736…

By Colin Wolf

This $12 million Sarasota mansion comes with a bowling alley, go-kart track and a private lake
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Everyone's roasting Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis over his insanely dumb 'think about it' tweet

Last Friday, while speaking at a press conference, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis opened his word hole and wondered out loud if people…

By Colin Wolf

Everyone's roasting Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis over his insanely dumb 'think about it' tweet
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Photos: Activists and community members gather to support 17 year-old shot by St. Pete police officer

[image-31] According to PSL Tampa Bay and St. Pete Cop Watch—organizers of Friday’s protest outside the St. Pete Police Department—public pressure was…

By Kyla Fields

Activists and community members gather to support 17 year-old shot by a St. Pete police officer
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PHOTOS: Tampa Bay MAGA faithful and school board candidate gather for vigil supporting Jan. 6 rioters

[image-31]On the one-year anniversary of the deadly Jan. 6  riot, where thousands of Trump-supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol in an attempt to…

By Colin Wolf

PHOTOS: Tampa Bay MAGA faithful and school board candidate gather for vigil supporting Jan. 6 rioters
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Former Tampa Bay Buccaneer Robert Ayers is selling his Lutz mansion

A massive estate in Lutz owned by a former Buccaneer defensive end is now on the market. Located at 216 Lake Brant…

By Colin Wolf

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneer Robert Ayers is selling his Lutz mansion
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A historic St. Pete home built by Don CeSar architect Henry DuPont is now for sale

Legendary architect Henry H. DuPont built some of Tampa Bay's most recognizable and grandest structures, but he's also behind quite a few…

By CL Staff

A historic St. Pete home built by Don CeSar architect Henry DuPont is now for sale
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St. Pete’s historic Rutland Estate is back on the market for $8.5 million

The Rutland Estate, an iconic piece of St. Petersburg history, is back on the market for $8.5 million. Also known as the…

By CL Staff

St. Pete’s historic Rutland Estate is back on the market for $8.5 million
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Year in Photos: Creative Loafing Tampa Bay photographer Dave Decker shares his favorite images of 2021

Dave Decker was everywhere. The Creative Loafing Tampa Bay photographer was at just about every major event over the last year and…

By CL Staff

The 'Justice for J6' rally in Washington D.C. in September 2021.
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Our big dumb year: Tampa Bay's most WTF headlines of 2021

While still dealing with an ongoing pandemic, the past 12 months in Tampa Bay basically just felt like a long extension of…

By CL Staff

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This historic Central Florida estate comes with a yard designed by Bok Tower's landscape architect

A Central Florida home with ties to the area's most famous Gothic tower, is now for sale in Lake Wales. Located at…

By Colin Wolf

This historic Central Florida estate comes with a yard designed by Bok Tower's landscape architect
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Tampa Bay's 30 worst intersections, according to FDOT crash data

It's not just your imagination, traffic in Tampa Bay is, in fact, statistically terrible. And, it makes sense—with rapid growth comes increased traffic.…

By Colin Wolf

US 19 @ GULF TO BAY BLVD, CLEARWATER
Total crashes: 660
Total fatalities: 0
Severe crashes: 13
Pedestrian and bike injuries: 8
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Tiger Tail Island, a historic 15-acre private island near Tampa Bay, is now on the market

For the first time in 50 years, a massive private island is for sale just north of Tampa Bay, and it has…

By Colin Wolf

Tiger Tail Island, a historic 15-acre private island near Tampa Bay, is now on the market
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The historic Tampa Bay home of legendary golfer Gene Sarazen is now for sale

[image-2] A historic home originally owned by the golfer who invented the modern day sand wedge is now for sale in New…

By Colin Wolf

The historic Tampa Bay home of legendary golfer Gene Sarazen is now for sale
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Nearly 70 years of vintage newspaper ads from Tampa's iconic Fun-Lan

Tampa's Fun-Lan Drive-In and Swap Shop is now closed, but the decades of film memories remain in the minds of those who…

By Justin Garcia

Tampa Tribune, 1996
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Vintage photos of shopping in Tampa Bay, including Maas Brothers, Webb's City and more

Maas Brothers, Webb's City, Harbour Island Mall—these iconic Tampa Bay shopping destinations may be long gone, but they ruled the local shopping…

By CL Staff

Customers shopping at Maas Brothers department store - Saint Petersburg, Florida (1961).
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The historic Florida beach house of Henry F. du Pont is now for sale

 A winter vacation home with ties to one of the richest families in American history is on the market, just a couple…

By Colin Wolf

The historic Florida beach house of Henry F. du Pont is now for sale
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This Florida mansion comes with a gigantic 'man cave' and an indoor gun range

A Florida house with an absurdly large space dedicated to stereotypical guy stuff is now on the market. Located at  11409 Manatee…

By Colin Wolf

This Florida mansion comes with a gigantic 'man cave' and an indoor gun range
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The former Tampa home of MLB pitcher Chris Perez is for sale, and it comes with a stage floor once used by Elvis

[image-1]While Elvis Presley's prized 24-karat gold-painted grand piano is prominently  displayed at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa, another…

By Colin Wolf

The former Tampa home of MLB pitcher Chris Perez is for sale, and it comes with a stage floor once used by Elvis
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Sarasota’s iconic midcentury modern ‘ZigZag House’ is now for sale

Following an award-winning renovation job, one of Florida's most iconic midcentury modern homes is back on the market. Located at 1332 Westway…

By Colin Wolf

Sarasota’s iconic midcentury modern ‘ZigZag House’ is now for sale
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These before-and-after photos show how much Tampa has changed in the last 15 years

Whether we go back 15 years or 3 months, parts of Tampa are almost completely unrecognizable. Of course, with change comes the…

By CL Staff

These before-and-after photos show how much Tampa has changed in the last 15 years
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PHOTOS: Jenny De Leon memorialized at Tampa Transgender Day of Remembrance

On Saturday, Nov. 20, Tampa PFLAG organizers held a vigil  at Joe Chillura Courthouse Square to honor transgender people who have lost…

By CL Staff

PHOTOS: Jenny De Leon memorialized at Tampa Transgender Day of Remembrance
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Tampa Bay protesters decry Rittenhouse verdict, wonder about their own safety going forward

The Tampa Bay chapter of the Party for Socialism and Liberation holds protests for a variety of social and political reasons, and…

By CL Staff

Tampa Bay protesters decry Rittenhouse verdict, wonder about their own safety going forward
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An actual dog is selling its Florida mansion, which once belonged to Madonna

Gunther the German shepherd, a dog with generational wealth thanks to a $500 million-dollar trust, is now selling his Florida waterfront mansion…

By CL Staff

An actual dog is selling its Florida mansion, which once belonged to Madonna
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This Tampa Bay house comes with a massive pirate ship in the pool

A sprawling home with arguably the most piratey pool in Tampa Bay is now on the market in Lutz. Located at 19165…

By CL Staff

This Tampa Bay house comes with a massive pirate ship in the pool
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Ybor City's 'Warehome,' built from an old warehouse, is now for sale

A 2,710-square-foot metal warehouse referred to as "The Warehome" is now for sale on Ybor City's south side. Located at 1517 E…

By CL Staff

Ybor City's 'Warehome,' built from an old warehouse, is now for sale
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