Residents at Tampa apartments fight eviction and say black mold is just part of poor living conditions

[image-19] Tenants at Holly Court Apartments in North Tampa protested an ongoing mass eviction and made demands for serious infrastructure issues to…

By Dave Decker, Justin Garcia

Residents at Tampa’s Holly Court apartments fight eviction at protest, and say that black mold is just part of poor living conditions
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22 Tampa Bay rappers to watch in 2022

[image-23] When the rest of the nation thinks of Florida rappers they may first point to the scene down south in counties…

By Aaliyah Selene Pasols

22 Tampa Bay rappers to watch in 2022
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All the Tampa Bay locations featured in Netflix's 'Selling Tampa'

Selling Tampa has taken Netflix by storm, and on its release week the reality series ranked No. 1 among the streaming service’s…

By Alexandria Jones

Pier Teaki
800 2nd Ave. NE., St. Petersburg
Sharelle, Juawana, and Tennille meet up on St. Pete’s brand new pier to talk about an upcoming house showing.
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Photos: Friends and family remember Vince McGilvra, co-founder of legendary Tampa venue Skipper’s Smokehouse

[image-45] Air Force pals Vince McGilvra and Tom White were looking for a way out of Alaska when they co-founded Skipper’s Smokehouse…

By Ray Roa

Photos: Friends and family remember Vince McGilvra, co-founder of legendary Tampa venue Skipper’s Smokehouse
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Photos: Laura Jane Grace’s sold-out Tampa concerts felt like a family reunion

[image-40]“Don’t fuckin’ make me cry,” were Laura Jane Grace’s first words to an applauding Ybor City audience gathered to see her first…

By Ray Roa

Laura Jane Grace plays The Bricks in Ybor City, Florida on Dec. 11, 2021.
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Photos: Evanescence and Halestorm slay 98 Rock's 'Not So Silent Night' in Tampa

One word comes to mind when you think about the holiday concert hosted by Tampa Bay radio station 98 Rock: Sleigh. But…

By Ray Roa

Halestorm
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Photos from Prince Midnight’s Tampa show featuring the Lars Ulrich toilet

On Friday night, Tampa rock star gone viral, Prince Midnight, made his live debut backed by a four-piece backing band, the Searing…

By Ray Roa

Prince Midnight's Lars Ulrich toilet and fine art toilet seat gallery at Brass Mug in Tampa, Florida on Dec. 3, 2021.
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Photos of Jimmy Buffett finally playing Tampa’s Amalie Arena

[image-11]Jimmy Buffett is a pirate looking at 75, but patient Parrotheads of all stripes were simply happy to be just looking at…

By Phil DeSimone

Photos of Jimmy Buffett finally playing Tampa’s Amalie Arena
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Everything up for bid during CL's Holiday Auction benefiting Metropolitan Ministries (11/22-11/29)

Get your shopping list ready! Our annual virtual Holiday Auction is a unique opportunity to bid on one-of-a-kind items and experiences you won't be able to find…

By CL Staff

Tampa Bay Buccaneers
    Shaquil Barrett Signed Custom Football
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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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Busch Gardens Christmas Town has enough lights, sweets, music and fireworks to last two holiday seasons

As is tradition, the holiday season starts early at the theme parks, and Busch Gardens is no exception. The Tampa park and…

By CL Staff

Busch Gardens Christmas Town has enough lights, sweets, music and fireworks to last two holiday seasons
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Everything we saw at Tampa's Oddities & Curiosities Expo

The traveling Oddities & Curiosities Expo will criss-cross the country in 2022, but it closed this year out with its second to…

By CL Staff

Everything we saw at Tampa's Oddities & Curiosities Expo
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James Taylor and Jackson Browne sail through breezy Tampa set at Amalie Arena

What happens when a pair of 73-year-old men walk into a hockey arena and take their places, front and center, to welcome…

By CL Staff

James Taylor and Jackson Browne sail through breezy Tampa set at Amalie Arena
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20 Tampa Bay Filipino restaurants and eateries everyone should try at least once

Filipino American History month was in October, but we’d like to highlight businesses throughout Tampa Bay that specialize in Filipino cuisine whether…

By CL Staff

Manila Eats
    10621 Tucker Jones Rd., Riverview
    You can’t miss this stationary food truck decked out in tiki thatch and Philippine flag colors. Although Manila Eats just opened last summer, it often sells out of popular items like lechon kawali and bulalo soup, and has to close early, so make sure you check Facebook before heading out to the Brandon/Riverview area. Manila Eats also has a Christmas countdown in October, as it should.
    Photo via Manila Eats/Facebook
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NASCAR star Jeff Gordon's former Florida home is now on the market for $42 million

The one-time home of the "Rainbow Warrior" is now for sale in Florida. Located at 2445 S Ocean Blvd. in Highland Beach,…

By CL Staff

NASCAR star Jeff Gordon's former Florida home is now on the market for $42 million
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Photos: Vasilevskiy, Lightning beat Ovechkin and the Capitals at Amalie Arena

Anchored by its once-in-a-generation goalie, the Tampa Bay Lightning handed another future Hall of Famer, Alex Ovechkin, and his Washington Capitals a…

By CL Staff

Photos: Vasilevskiy, Lightning beat Ovechkin and the Capitals at Amalie Arena
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Everyone we saw in Ybor City over Halloween weekend

Ybor City is always somewhat freaky on a Saturday, but even more so when it's Halloween. Finally, the district masked up.—Ray Roa10/30/2021…

By CL Staff

Everyone we saw in Ybor City over Halloween weekend
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The Rolling Stones revisit their favorite local memories in brawny, assertive return to Tampa Bay

Local rock and roll fans are getting to revel in the slew of make-up concerts finally happening in Tampa Bay. Following a…

By CL Staff

The Rolling Stones revisit their favorite local memories in brawny, assertive return to Tampa Bay
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Photos: Tampa Bay Lightning beats Arizona for first home win of the season

The new look 2021-22 Tampa Bay Lightning is still figuring out its identity, but the team managed to earn its first home…

By CL Staff

Photos: Tampa Bay Lightning beats Arizona for first home win of the season
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Photos: Seminal Boston punk band Moving Targets plays sold-out record shop show in Tampa

If you were a punk in the 1980s, then you knew about Moving Targets. Large scale commercial success evaded frontman-guitarist Kenny Chambers,…

By CL Staff

Moving Targets
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Photographer Rick Norcross documented the 'golden age' of concerts at the old Tampa Stadium

The last time Rick Norcross saw the Rolling Stones, he had to be flown in by helicopter. “That was the situation, otherwise…

By CL Staff

Led Zeppelin - May 6, 1973 - Tampa Stadium
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Tampa Heights' iconic hostel Gram's Place is now for sale

Here’s a chance to own a 30-year-old slice of BOTB-winning Tampa history before a developer gets its hands on it. Tampa Heights’…

By CL Staff

Tampa Heights' iconic hostel Gram's Place is now for sale
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Vince Neil’s Tampa concert was good reason to be excited for the Mötley Crüe reunion

In terms of stadium tours, an hour-long performance may have been rambunctious in the ‘60s, when The Beatles were still touring, but…

By CL Staff

Vince Neil’s Tampa concert was good reason to be excited for the Mötley Crüe reunion
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Photos of Alice Cooper and Ace Frehley playing Tampa's MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

The co-headlining tour featuring the two Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame inductees has been in the works for quite a few…

By CL Staff

Photos of Alice Cooper and Ace Frehley playing Tampa's MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre
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All the beer steins, lederhosen and people we saw at Tampa's Oktoberfest 2021

After taking a year off to keep folks safe from coronavirus, downtown Tampa's Oktoberfest returned to Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park over the…

By CL Staff

All the beer steins, lederhosen and people we saw at Tampa's Oktoberfest 2021
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Photos: Indigenous protesters, allies, rally against Tampa’s Christopher Columbus statue

On Sunday afternoon, around 60 protesters gathered at Columbus Statue Park to once again protest Tampa’s monument to a genocidal maniac. The…

By CL Staff

Photos: Indigenous protesters, allies, rally against Tampa’s Christopher Columbus statue
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All the bands and people we saw at Tampa's Gasparilla Music Festival 2021

After postponing its March dates, Gasparilla Music Festival returned to downtown Tampa last weekend to celebrate its 10th anniversary with a new,…

By CL Staff

Photo by Ysanne Taylor c/o Gasparilla Music Festival
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Photos of Chris Jericho's Fozzy, Shinedown and more at Tampa’s 98Rockfest

Gasparilla Music Festival wasn’t the only party happening in downtown Tampa this weekend. On Saturday, active-rock radio station 98Rock held its 98Rockfest…

By CL Staff

Fozzy
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Everything we saw at the ‘Bans Off Our Bodies’ marches in Tampa

Over the weekend in Tampa and across the country, demonstrators spoke out against Texas and Mississippi abortion bans which prohibit abortions after…

By CL Staff

Everything we saw at the ‘Bans Off Our Bodies’ marches in Tampa
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Photos of 311 playing Tampa’s MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre last weekend

311 Day arrived in Tampa last weekend when the Nebraska rock band hit MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in Tampa, Florida to finally…

By CL Staff

311
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