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  1. From Miley Cyrus to Dick Vitale, here are Tampa Bay's best celebrity Instagrams of 2014

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    Aziz Ansari

    Before his much-anticipated March 16 shows at the Mahaffey Theater, comic Aziz Ansari checked out Bananas Music, the world's largest vinyl retailer. Bananas Vinyl Warehouse in Florida. Amazing spot, wrote @azizansari. He later tweeted a pic of his vinyl haul, which included some surprisingly …

    St. Petersburg singer-songwriter Mark Etherington, a.k.a. Mountain Holler, volunteered to work this year’s Bonnaroo Music Festival in Tennessee, and was spraying down a potentially overheaded crowd for Canadian electronic act A Tribe Called Red when Flaming Lips singer Wayne Coyne dropped by to help out. "So, this happened yesterday at A Tribe Called Red," wrote @mountainholler. "Wayne Coyne came and hungout and helped me and @roke3028 spray the kids with water. Take care of each other!!" Coyne (@waynecoyne5) is an active and controversial Instagram user himself, and he regrammed Etherington’s Bonnaroo selfie with the caption: "Me having to fight off a drugged crazed hippie !!!! F---!! Ha ha juz kiddin thanks @mountainholler for the cool pic!!!"

tbt*s gallery of some of the top celebrity instagrams from Tampa Bay in 2014.
  2. Tell Me About It: His past dishonesty makes her suspicious


    Q: I really need another opinion on my husband. I'm 29, three kids, have been married for 8 years, together 14 — since high school.

  3. Tell Me About It: Parents fret over their son's development


    Parents fret over their son's development

  4. Letters to the Editor: Let's look at PSC members' finances


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  5. Monthly Audubon bird strolls bring discoveries, but require patience



    The morning fog had settled in and so had the birds, making it a quiet trek for the dozen or so hikers ambling through a swath of blooming dog fennel along the Bluebird Trail in Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park.

    Birding is the main focus of those who attend the West Pasco Audubon Society’s morning bird walks at Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park in New Port Richey, but other creatures are often out as well. Here a gopher tortoise hangs out in his burrow.

    Rubio takes aggressive turn as face of opposition to President Obama's Cuba decision

    WASHINGTON — As President Barack Obama dropped the bombshell about Cuba on Wednesday, Sen. Marco Rubio was hurrying to the Capitol where a packed room of reporters awaited.The Florida Republican stood outside for a moment, reviewing notes then stepped to the podium and unloaded....



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