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Dozens of Tampa flights to and from Northeast canceled ahead of 'potentially historic' blizzard

TAMPA — About 30 flights to and from Tampa International Airport and destinations in the Northeast from Philadelphia to Boston were canceled Monday morning as a severe blizzard barreled towa …


Romano: Don't dicker on new police headquarters


FPL proposes to almost double Florida's solar power by end of 2016


  1. Tell Me About It: Parents may welcome some no-kids time


    Q: Is it normal that friends with kids, once they have kids, become harder to feel connected to? We all graduated college together, started getting jobs, married, etc. Now I'm the last of the group that doesn't have kids — and I have a hard time feeling connected anymore to those who have kids. I don't know …

  2. Visual art show at Studio@620 features new curator, Kenny Jensen

    Visual Arts

    The Studio@620 is one of the great success stories on our regional cultural map. In its 10 years, it has attracted a small army of loyal donors and volunteers that have kept it self-sustaining. Its only mission seems to be director Bob Devin Jones' mantra of "yes" to any and all requests to use the space for community …

    A work by artist Kenny Jensen from his show at Studio@620, where he is the new manager.
  3. Free and cheap fun: 5 things to do under $5, Jan. 29-Feb. 4


    1 Young Eagles Flight Rally: Let the kids get behind the controls of a plane? Why not? Kids ages 8 to 17 can actually take flight and explore the world of aviation for free. Volunteer pilots will take children on a 15-minute flight. Each young "pilot" gets one-on-one time with pilots to learn how airplanes work …

    Pilot Jim Porter, with the Clearwater’s chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association, left, flies a Cessna 175 Skylark with 8-year-old Colby Koberna of Clearwater during the EAA’s Young Eagles Flight Rally in 2011.
  4. Art Festival Beth-El has art for everyone — without weather worries

    Visual Arts

    I write a lot about the pleasure art can bring us. A great way to have that kind of experience is at the wonderful art festivals dotting our yearly calendars. First out of the gate for 2015 is Art Festival Beth-El on Feb. 1 and 2.

    courtesy Festival Beth-El
  5. Review: 'A Most Violent Year' a tense, urban noir


    J.C. Chandor's crime drama A Most Violent Year is set in Sidney Lumet's New York, at the dicey intersection of just business and making ends meet. Set in 1981, coincidentally the year Lumet made Prince of the City, Chandor channels that kind of subtle tension and shady deals into a unique scheme.

    Oscar Issac plays Abel Morales, an immigrant whose heating oil company has been targeted by criminals, and Jessica Chastain is his wife, Anna, in A Most Violent Year.

    Consumer advocate: Gov. Scott shouldn't replace Kevin McCarty

    Gov. Rick Scott confirmed Monday that he's looking at replacements for insurance regulator Kevin McCarty. But former Insurance Consumer Advocate Sean Shaw is not pleased. ...


    NFL Mock Draft Monday: Jameis Winston? Marcus Mariota? Someone else?



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    My Outfit Monday: A cheap way to tie everything together

    I knew when I put this outfit together, it had a lot of potential. Potential to be good. Potential to look ridiculous....