This Central Florida estate comes with its own private lake and an airstrip

A massive home with direct access to one of Central Florida's most storied private airstrips is now on the market. Located at…

By CL Staff

This Central Florida estate comes with its own private lake and an airstrip
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Built to survive a missile strike, a Tampa Bay dome home with 'Warlock' ties is now for sale

Arguably one of the safest homes in Tampa Bay is now on the market in Wesley Chapel. Located at 25910 Queen Sago…

By CL Staff

Built to survive a missile strike, a Tampa Bay dome home with 'Warlock' ties is now for sale
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This Tampa Bay geodesic dome home is now on the market for $375K

Not everyone is suited for life under the dome, but for those of you who despise the square life right now there's…

By CL Staff

This Tampa Bay geodesic dome home is now on the market for $375K
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Everyone we saw during last weekend's Juneteenth celebration at Tampa Park Plaza

Tampa’s Best-Richardson African Diaspora Literature & Culture Museum is a bedrock of the Black business community, and over the weekend it was…

By CL Staff

Everyone we saw during last weekend's Juneteenth celebration at Tampa Park Plaza
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All the restaurants you can visit during Tampa Bay Restaurant Week (Now-June 27)

Creative Loafing’s annual Food Issue is officially online and on stands and, to celebrate, we're hosting our 15th annual Tampa Bay Restaurant Week now through…

By CL Staff

Red Mesa Restaurant
    4912 4th St. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33703
    (727) 527-8728
    redmesarestaurant.com
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Tampa's ‘Pickle House’ sits on the Hillsborough River, and comes with a Sebastian Coolidge mural

Finding a house on Tampa’s Hillsborough River is already hard enough, but you’ll probably never find one where the manatees swim past…

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Tampa's ‘Pickle House’ sits on the Hillsborough River, and comes with a Sebastian Coolidge mural
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Tampa Bay’s best Asian restaurants and markets, according to local chefs and foodies

On April 30 during a private “Meet the Chefs” event at Mise en Place, more than a dozen of Tampa Bay’s brightest…

By CL Staff

A-Green Oriental Market
    1321 E Fletcher Ave., Tampa.  813-971-3287
    With selections for even the pickiest of noodle aficionados, this Korean grocery next to Ho Ho Choy Chinese restaurant (famous for its all day dim sum, seven days a week) is a staple of the USF area scene.
    Photo via A-Green Oriental Market-??????/Facebook
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Photos of wakeboard stars Meagan Ethell, Parks Bonifay and more ripping through Tampa Bay

It’s no secret that some of the best wakeboarders in the world live nearby in Orlando, but did you know that a…

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Parks Bonifay wakeboards in Clearwater, Florida, USA on 3 June 2021
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Photos of Mindwash and Wreath rocking Tampa’s Hooch and Hive

In a sharp drop from peaks around 5,000 daily deaths, just more than 300 people are now dying daily in the U.S.…

By CL Staff

Mindwash
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The most-anticipated new restaurants coming to Tampa Bay

This spring already saw a slew of new eateries debut in Tampa Bay, and the rest of 2021 is looking just as…

By CL Staff

Jay & Luigi
    3201 4th St. North, St. Petersburg  
     Set to open in July,  the Italian trattoria-style pizzeria will offer modern and traditional fare with pastas, salads, small plates, cauliflower rice bowls, and two types of pizza–New York and Roman-style aka pizza al taglio.
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This Clearwater house might just be the best remodel in Tampa Bay

Over the past few years, just about every flipped or remodeled home in Tampa Bay has fallen victim to the sterile cleansing…

By CL Staff

This Clearwater house might just be the best remodel in Tampa Bay
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Century Oaks is back on the market for $23 million, and it's now the most expensive listing in Tampa Bay

An iconic estate in Clearwater with a history of record sales, is back on the market with its largest asking price yet.…

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Century Oaks is back on the market for $23 million, and it's now the most expensive listing in Tampa Bay
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A rare 'Yaca-Dome' house is now for sale in Central Florida for $200K

Right now, there are only a handful of Yaca-Domes still in existence, but one is currently on the market in Central Florida.…

By CL Staff

A rare 'Yaca-Dome' house is now for sale in Central Florida for $200K
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This 6-acre private island near Tampa Bay is now for sale, and it's ideal for scalloping

A privately owned 6-acre island only accessible by boat is now for sale in Homosassa. Located a little over an hour north…

By CL Staff

This 6-acre private island near Tampa Bay is now for sale, and it's ideal for scalloping
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This historic St. Pete home comes with a Japanese tea house

A home perfect for anyone who needs a standalone building specifically designed for drinking tea is now on the market in St.…

By CL Staff

This historic St. Pete home comes with a Japanese tea house
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St. Pete's iconic 'Tiny Town' is now on the market for $450,000

It's the end of an era.  St. Petersburg artist Dan Painter is selling his iconic "Tiny Town." Located at 2520 Emerson Ave.…

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St. Pete's iconic 'Tiny Town' is now on the market for $450,000
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This Tampa Bay mansion looks like a '90s cruise ship, and comes with a waterslide on the roof

A waterfront mansion with a feature straight out of the movie "Blank Check" is now on the market in Tampa Bay. Clocking…

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This Tampa Bay mansion looks like a '90s cruise ship, and comes with a waterslide on the roof
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Tampa Bay LGBTQ-owned restaurants and bars you should've tried by now

In honor of Pride month, we wanted to shine some light on Tampa Bay's thriving LGBTQ-owned bars, restaurants and clubs. Since pretty…

By CL Staff

The Cider Press Cafe   
    601 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, 727-914-7222
    Apparently, this place has some star power, recently serving Guardians of the Galaxy actor Dave Bautista. The Cider Press Cafe takes a health-conscious spin on the fine dining experience with their all-vegan menu. From the cafe’s “Schrimp” & Grits to its Beach Burger, The Cider Press Cafe offers a variety of plant-based, Florida-inspired dishes. Apparently, this place has some star power, recently serving Guardians of the Galaxy actor Dave Bautista.
    
    Photo via The Cider Press Cafe/Facebook
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The 30 hottest new restaurants in Tampa Bay right now

Now that you're fully-vaxxed, eating at restaurants is back, and a lot less scary. But Tampa Bay's dining scene has changed considerably…

By CL Staff

Gangchu
    6618 N Nebraska Ave., Tampa, (813) 723-4264
     Korean fried chicken and beer complete each other in this Seminole Heights former garage space. There’s also beef bulgogi cheesesteak, enough said.
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A rare midcentury 'bird cage house' is now for sale in St. Petersburg

Built to be as efficient as possible in Florida's balmy weather, a rare "bird cage house" is now up for grabs in…

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A rare midcentury 'bird cage house' is now for sale in St. Petersburg
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The boat builder behind the infamous 'cube yacht' is now selling his South Tampa home

An over-the-top cracker-style home built and designed by a man known for his over-the-top ships is now on the market in South…

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The boat builder behind the infamous 'cube yacht' is now selling his South Tampa home
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The 'Frazee House,' one of Tampa Bay's iconic bed and breakfasts, is now for sale

A 127-year-old Victorian-style home named after a local railroad stationmaster is now for sale in Brooksville. Located at 302 S Brooksville Ave.,…

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The 'Frazee House,' one of Tampa Bay's iconic bed and breakfasts, is now for sale
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USF basketball coach Brian Gregory is selling his waterfront Tampa mansion

University of South Florida head men's basketball coach Brian Gregory is looking to offload is waterfront estate in Bay Point Colony. Located…

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USF basketball coach Brian Gregory is selling his waterfront Tampa mansion
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Everyone we saw at Tampa Pride 2021, the first pandemic-era Pride parade in the US

For an afternoon in Ybor City, it felt like 2019 again. That’s thanks to Tampa Pride, which on Saturday became the first…

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Everyone we saw at Tampa Pride 2021, the first pandemic-era Pride parade in the US
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Rick Silanskas once tried to take on Disney World, now his crumbling fairy tale Florida home is for sale

Back in 2015, fledgling entertainment company DreamVision announced the ambitious launch of not one, but two multi-billion dollar theme parks opening in…

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Rick Silanskas once tried to take on Disney World, now his crumbling fairy tale Florida home is for sale
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Photos from the Tampa Bay Lightning’s 6-5 overtime Stanley Cup Playoff loss at Amalie Arena

Despite scoring a franchise playoff record five goals in the second period, the Tampa Bay Lightning lost in overtime of its game…

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Photos from the Tampa Bay Lightning’s 6-5 overtime Stanley Cup Playoff loss at Amalie Arena
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Tampa's historic 'Hanlon House,' once owned by the Steinbrenners, is now for sale

The Hanlon House, a massive Moroccan-inspired estate with plenty of history, is now on the market on Davis Islands. Located at 131…

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Tampa's historic 'Hanlon House,' once owned by the Steinbrenners, is now for sale
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Everything we saw at Tampa's massive ‘Free Palestine’ protests this weekend

Wielding signs, flags and megaphones, an estimated 500 to 600 pro-Palestinian supporters spilled into the intersection of Fowler Ave and 56th St…

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Everything we saw at Tampa's massive ‘Free Palestine’ protests this weekend
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[Photos] 'Orlando Sentinel' staff rally against potential buyout from Alden Global

From shady Seminole County politicians to tax-dodging corporations, journalists at the Orlando Sentinel were behind some incredibly important stories over the last…

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[Photos] 'Orlando Sentinel' staff rally against potential buyout from Alden Global
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On a tiny private island, Tampa Bay's iconic 'Moontide Isle' is now for sale

Situated on its own tiny island in the Pithlachascotee River, Tampa Bay's famous "Moontide Isle" is now back on the market in…

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On a tiny private island, Tampa Bay's iconic 'Moontide Isle' is now for sale
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