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Cellist Yo-Yo Ma stuns at sold-out Florida Orchestra gala


  1. Keith Lockhart talks 20 years with the Boston Pops


    Whenever Keith Lockhart's young sons see a conductor, any conductor, on the television, they run to the screen. It's Dad!

    Keith Lockhart, conductor of the Boston Pops Orchestra, led its musicians in 41 performances in December.
  2. Straz Center's 2015-16 Broadway series includes 'Kinky Boots,' 'Matilda,' 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder'


    Maybe you get to New York every so often. Maybe you can manage to fit in one Broadway show. Maybe you watch the Tony Awards and pine at the sheer selection, wishing they could all come to Tampa Bay.

    Kinky Boots will be coming to the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa from Dec. 1-6.
  3. 80th Florida Strawberry Festival queen, court named

    Human Interest

    PLANT CITY — Samantha Sun, a junior at Plant City High School, was crowned queen of the 2015 Florida Strawberry Festival on Sunday night.

  4. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma stuns at sold-out Florida Orchestra gala


    ST. PETERSBURG — From the second Yo-Yo Ma took the stage at the Mahaffey Theater, turned to the crowd and started clapping for them, it was clear:

    Grammy Award-winning cellist Yo-Yo Ma performs with the Florida Orchestra on Saturday at the Mahaffey Theater.
  5. Floridian: The state you're in

    Human Interest

    Big Numbers

    3: Florida's national rank by population, having just passed New York

    Louis Armstrong appearing at the Manhattan Casino on March 3, 1957. Times photo by Bob Moreland.

    Winner and loser of the week in Florida politics

    Winner of the week: Jeb Bush.

    Mitt Romney's decision not to run for president removes a significant obstacle to Bush's ability to lock down his status as the favored candidate of the establishment wing of the GOP, which usually picks the nominee.

    Loser of the week: Blaise Ingoglia....


    Brooks endorses Winston for the Bucs

    Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has convinced the best player in Bucs history he should be Tampa Bay's No. 1 overall draft pick....


    Dress destined for Katie's closet, $13.99 on this sale.

    Extra half off sale stuff at Gap

    Yikes. As a happy little treat for your weekend, Gap seems to be practically giving things away. ...